• 4:04

    When it comes time to install the top on a table, it is important to come up with an approach that allows the table top to expand and contract freely with seasonal changes in humidity. If we don’t accommodate this movement, bad things are bound to happen. The table top could crack, or the movement

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  • 5:44

    If you are following along in our design series, you know that we’ve covered some fundamentals of design, as well as some specific details on the wood furniture design process. Now we take our designs into the shop and talk about some fundamentals of making furniture as Willie Willette of Willie Willette Works shares some

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  • 6:38

    Unfortunately nobody is born with standout capabilities in wood furniture design. Many of us have developed our skills in the shop to form whatever joinery is necessary for nearly any given project, and apply a beautiful and durable finish to serve as the perfect complement, but one area where many of us admit to struggling

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  • Tapering Furniture Legs on a Band Saw
    4:52

    Here’s a simple way to produce tapers for furniture legs. No specialized jigs required. Just a band saw equipped with the right blade, and you’re good to go. Related Videos: Making A Tapered Leg Jig Using A Table Saw Laying Out A Two-Sided Tapered Leg

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  • 4:06

    Commercially made table top fasteners, what some woodworkers call Z-clips, work great for allowing seasonal movement in solid wood tops. If you don’t allow that movement, you could end up with cracks in the top, or the top could blow open joints on your project. It’s important that the fasteners are installed in the right

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  • How to Make a Tapered Leg - Four Sided
    2:28

    A four-sided taper looks very delicate on a piece of furniture. Follow these lay out rules to make sure the leg looks good, but still has plenty of strength. Related Video: Laying Out a Two-Sided Tapered Leg

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  • Laying Out a Two-Sided Tapered Leg
    2:48

    When laying out two-sided tapers for furniture there are some design rules to follow to make sure the legs look nice. This videos provides what you need to know to have nice looking legs. Related Video: Laying Out a Four-Sided Tapered Leg

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  • Rustic Furniture Moritse and Tenons
    3:25

    Rustic furniture can be a great addition to any room in your house. If you struggle with the joinery or would like to discover the best way to “connect the parts,” let George Vondriska show you a foolproof method to perfect mortise and tenon joinery in your rustic projects. A WoodWorkers Guild of America (WWGOA)

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  • Making Rustic Furniture - Tips
    9:21

    George Vondriska talks about harvesting your own woodworking materials to make rustic furniture. A WoodWorkers Guild of America (WWGOA) original video. Drill bit provided by Lumberjack Tools. For more information, visit www.lumberjacktools.com. More Videos provided by Lumberjack Tools: Making Rustic Furniture: The Basics

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