Mortise & Tenon Magazine

MORTISE & TENON magazine was first published in early 2016 with the intent to bridge the worlds of furniture maker, conservator, and scholar. M&T exists to showcase premier furniture artisans and scholars in an elegant and artful manner.

Meet the most dedicated period furniture makers today. Armed with intimate knowledge of period workmanship from in the flesh examination, these folks are producing the very best in authentic preindustrial craftsmanship.

Get a behind the scenes look into the life and work of the most accomplished furniture conservators. These are the people that are entrusted to treat some of the nation's most important cultural artifacts.

The only reason we know as much as we do about period craftsmen is because of the rigor of scholars. These folks live, breathe, and sleep historic research. We take some time to sit down with the nation's most preeminent furniture scholars and discuss life, furniture, and scholarship methodology.

The passion to marry scholarship with craft practice imbues the publication with a unique voice in the world of woodworking media.

M&T is a biannual print magazine celebrating the preservation, research, and recreation of historic furniture.

Issues 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 & 10 are in stock at Classic Hand Tools for UK & European shipping (Please note - Issues 1, 2 & 3 are now out of print but have been made into a book with all 3 issues included).

Approximately 150 pages of ad-free body copy on perfect bound 70# uncoated paper. USA publication sold in the UK & Europe exclusively by Classic Hand Tools.

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