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Build a Campaign Chair with Christopher Schwarz
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Build a portable chair that will be passed down as a family heirloom!

Designed in the 19th century, this chair collapses to a small bundle (like the inexpensive soccer chair in your trunk), but is both durable and beautiful enough to fit in with your living room furniture.

You'll learn:

  • Basic turning techniques - the simple steps to create the legs for the chair.
  • Simple, modern hardware options for this 19th-century project.
  • How to select and work leather (even if you are new to it), using tools familiar to any woodworker.
  • How to add buckles and rivets to bring all the pieces together.
  • And more!

173 Minutes, DVD. F&W Media Inc., 2015.



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Price: 17.99 (Including VAT at 20%)

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Build a Sturdy Workbench in Two Days with Christopher Schwarz
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Build a Heavy-duty & Affordable Workbench

A workbench doesn't have to be expensive or fancy to satisfy your woodworking needs. It does have to be sturdy, have plenty of working surface and be able to hold materials both flat and on edge. Chris Schwarz's Two-Day Bench does all that - and at a great price. Chris even shows power - and hand tool-options for the joinery.

What's the Secret:

  • Base built from standard 4x4 lumber.
  • Top made from two IKEA countertops.
  • Half-lap joinery bolted together.
  • A standard end vise.
  • ... and lots of dog holes.


124 Minutes, DVD. F&W Media Inc., 2013.

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Price: 16.99 (Including VAT at 20%)

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Mastering Hand Tools with Christopher Schwarz
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Mastering Hand Tools introduces you to the basic hand-tool skills to turn you into a woodworker equally comfortable in either the powered or hand-tool world - and get the best results from each approach. Host Christopher Schwarz recommends blending the speed and ease of power tools with the benefits of traditional woodworking tools. Those benefits include a healthier work environment, fewer jigs and test cuts and accuracy to within .0001". Chris offers advice on selecting hand tools, shares tips for set-up and shows you how to put the tools to work.

You'll discover:

  • How to choose and use marking knives, marking gauges and cutting gauges.
  • How to sharpen and use jack planes and smoothing planes.
  • How to select and use handsaws and rasps.
  • The benefits of braces and hand drills.
  • Plus chisels, malletts, scrapers, routerplanes and more...


3 Hours 41 Minutes, DVD. F&W Media Inc., 2012.

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Price: 19.99 (Including VAT at 20%)

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Six Board Chest with Christopher Schwarz
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The Six Board Chest is a traditional form with many interesting variations. Chris Schwarz explains its history and design and demonstrates hand tool techniques that make building this chest an excellent exercise for building your woodworking skills.

Chris Schwarz is an active woodworker, teacher, writer, and hand tool enthusiast. He built his first workbench at the age of eight, and spent summers helping his father build two houses on their family farm in Arkansas, using mostly hand tools.

Formerly the editor of Popular Woodworking Magazine, Chris continues to share his passion for hand tool woodworking through his publishing company, Lost Art Press. By unearthing the lost art of hand skills, he seeks to help the modern woodworker restore the balance between hand and machine work to produce furniture that is crisp, well proportioned and quickly made.

121 minutes, DVD. Lie-Nielsen Toolworks Productions, 2014.



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Price: 38.00 (Including VAT at 20%)

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Shaker Side Table - Chris Schwarz
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This Shaker Side Table is a great project for learning hand tool woodworking skills: stock selection, layout, cutting mortises and tenons, dovetailing, rabbeting, assembly and finishing. Advance your skills and have a finished piece of furniture in a weekend.

Formerly the editor of Popular Woodworking Magazine, Chris continues to share his passion for hand tool woodworking through his publishing company, Lost Art Press. By unearthing the lost art of hand skills, he seeks to help the modern woodworker restore the balance between hand and machine work to produce furniture that is crisp, well proportioned and quickly made.

269 minutes, DVD. Lie-Nielsen Toolworks Productions, 2013.

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Price: 38.00 (Including VAT at 20%)

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Forgotten Hand Tools Chris Schwarz
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Chris Schwaz has done extensive hand-on research on drawboring, hand sawing and the historical use of nails in furniture construction. In the DVD, Chris explores techniques for fast, accurate and strong furniture construction that will last several lifetimes. His ideas may change the way you do woodworking.

87 minutes, Lie-Nielsen Toolworks Productions.

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Price: 23.75 (Including VAT at 20%)

Forgotten Hand Tools Chris Schwarz

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Coarse, Medium and Fine Chris Schwarz
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Most woodworking projects involve roughing, refining and finishing operations. In this DVD, Chris explores the right tool to use for each stage. He groups tools by which operations they perform. By choosing the right tool for each step, woodworking can be very precise and fast. and the hand tool will often be the most effective choice. 65 minutes, Lie-Nielsen Toolworks Productions. 


Price: 23.75 (Including VAT at 20%)

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Building Furniture with Hand Planes DVD
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Christopher Schwarz

What hand planes do you need to build furniture? How do you use them? In this DVD Christopher Schwarz explores Jointer Planes, Smoothing Planes and Block Planes, demonstrating their use to make parts used to build a small Shaker hanging cabinet.

60 minutes DVD

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Price: 23.75 (Including VAT at 20%)

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Handscrapers: Understanding, Preparing and Using the Ultimate Finishing Tool DVD
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Christopher Schwarz

Christopher Schwarz brings the lowly Handscraper to life. He clearly shows effective sharpening methods that will help you master the ultimate finishing tool.

30 minutes, DVD 


Price: 19.00 (Including VAT at 20%)

Handscrapers: Understanding, Preparing and Using the Ultimate Finishing Tool DVD

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The Workbench: How to Design or Modify a Bench for Efficient Use
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with Christopher Schwarz

When building furniture, you need your workbench to be able to hold your boards to accurately work the faces, edges and ends. Chris Schwarz has built and used ten different types of workbenches and has experimented with many work holding challenges and solutions. In this DVD he demonstrates various strategies for holding the workpiece for these essential tasks, by designing or modifying a workbench for efficient use.

40mins

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Price: 23.75 (Including VAT at 20%)

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Hand Plane Basics - A Better Way to Use Bench Planes
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with Christopher Schwarz

After years of historical research and practical bench experience, Editor Christopher Schwarz has found a way to simplify the convoluted bench plane system so you can think for yourself when it comes to these tools. After viewing this DVD you'll know how to select the right size plane for your work. You'll know how to sharpen and set it up so it does the job at hand. And you'll learn how to use the plane so you make perfectly flat and gleaming panels (with the minimum amount of effort).

71 minutes in length

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Price: 23.75 (Including VAT at 20%)

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Sawing Fundamentals
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with Christopher Schwarz

Learning to cut accurately with handsaws takes practice and the right techniques. Chris can show you how. He describes how to choose the right saw for the specific job, and the proper grip and stance. He also discusses how to execute the three classes of saw cut: third class, for rough stock prep; second class, for accuracy when appearance is not important; and first class, where appearance is critical.

57 minutes in length.

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Price: 23.75 (Including VAT at 20%)

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