• 8:39

    George’s friend, Tom, dropped in at the shop and spent some time talking about his knife making experiences. Tom isn’t forging blades, he’s adding handles to knife blanks that he buys. This is a great way to make a wonderful custom gift for someone, or to make high quality knives for yourself, without spending a

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  • How to Make a Wooden Bowl or Tray with a Router
    29:02

    Watch this complete step-by-step video to learn how to make a wooden bowl or tray with your router. With the help of patterns and bits, your plunge router can transform a huge chunk of wood into something your lathe just couldn’t handle. Material Prep If you watch woodturning videos you know that lathes have limitations

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  • End Grain Cutting Board Plans
    27:41

    In this woodworking project demonstration, George Vondriska teaches you how to build a long-lasting end-grain cutting board that will look and work great in your kitchen. He walks through the cutting board plans step-by-step for building the board from scratch, including wood and pattern selection, initial layout, cut mechanics and finishing.

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  • Scroll Saw Projects: Chess Pieces
    8:44

    Using a scroll saw you can create your own unique chess pieces. In one of his scroll saw projects, George Vondriska demonstrates step-by-step how to create detailed chess pieces using a piece of alder, a scroll saw and a pattern. Learn how to build the chessboard base here.

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  • How to Make a Chessboard
    3:54

    George Vondriska teaches you how to make a chessboard in a few short steps. This video will teach you about material selection, and how to easily get the alternating color pattern that chess and checker boards require. Next up, learn how to build the chessboard pieces here.

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  • How to Build a Canoe
    9:38

    If you love canoeing but you want to step up your hobby from using plastic rentals to a beautifully crafted wooden canoe, you should consider learning how to build a canoe yourself. Master woodworker George Vondriska and Mark Morgen from St. Croix Canoes give you a brief overview of the things you might need to

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  • Flag Display Case Plans
    35:47

    Watch this Flag Display Case Video George Vondriska prepares you for your next great woodworking project: a flag display case. In this flag display case video, you’ll see how to custom build a triangle case for any sized flag, and how to cut perfect angles for each of the three triangle joints. You’ll learn how

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  • How to Make a Cremation Cask
    3:33

    Woodworking experts George Vondriska and A.J. Moses discuss the making of a cremation cask. A WoodWorkers Guild of America (WWGOA) original video.

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  • Make a Long Bow
    4:05

    Why should Robin Hood have all the fun? Master woodworker George Vondriska teaches you all about what goes into making a custom long bow and how the shape gives the arrow its speed. Also learn where to buy a starter kit or get individual woodworking instruction for making your own classic all-wood bow.

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