David Charlesworth - Plane Sharpening
David Charlesworth - Plane Sharpening
This DVD is an updated version of David’s 2005 DVD on plane sharpening. Filmed at his workshop in Hartland, Devon, This new version includes new material on David's simple techniques for sharpening plane blades, preparing the front edge of chip-breakers, and precise cambering. With two Waterstones, a honing guide, and a little practise, you can get razor sharp results in minutes. Lie-Nielsen...
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David Charlesworth - Precision Planing
David Charlesworth - Precision Planing
This DVD is an updated version of David’s 2005 DVD on hand planing. Filmed at his workshop in Hartland, Devon, David demonstrates his simple methods for planing all six faces of furniture sized components. Learn how to achieve straightness, squareness, and precise thickness with a well-tuned, sharp hand plane. Lie-Nielsen Toolworks, Inc., 2016. DVD. 110 minutes.
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David Charlesworth - Hand Tool Techniques - Part 3
David Charlesworth - Hand Tool Techniques - Part 3
David Charlesworth demonstrates how shooting boards can help you achieve accurate work quickly and reliably. He also shows you how easy it is to make simple shooting boards and miter fixtures, the many practical applications of these workshop aid and how to shoot free-hand. Lie-Nielsen Toolworks, Inc., 2005. DVD. 63 minutes.
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David Charlesworth - Hand Tool Techniques - Part 4
David Charlesworth - Hand Tool Techniques - Part 4
Part 4 - Hand Tool Techniques: Precision Preparation of Chisels for Accurate Joinery Chisels are an essential part of every woodworker’s kit. Preparing chisels for precise work differs in some important ways from preparing plane blades. In this DVD, a companion to David’s DVD on the treatment of plane blades, he explores these differences. His techniques employ waterstones and a simple triple...
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David Charlesworth - Hand Tool Techniques - Part 5
David Charlesworth - Hand Tool Techniques - Part 5
Chisel Techniques For Precision Joinery. David Charlesworth unlocks the secrets of chisels, simple but sophisticated tools. Properly tuned and used chisels are capable of very precise freehand work. Join David's exploration of this versatile tool. - Cutting single lap dovetail - Horizontal paring - Chopping waste between pins - Note on guide blocks - Mortise and Tenon - The...
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David Charlesworth Furniture Making Techniques: Five Topics
David Charlesworth Furniture Making Techniques: Five Topics
In David's sixth DVD explores five important skills that will help you refine your woodworking. Woodworkers often debate the best way to get a smooth surface directly from the hand plane on difficult to plane woods. David's techniques are easy and effective. Other tips on edge jointing, finish planing an assembled frame and panel, crisp decorative bevels to finish edges, and the effective use...
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Drawer Making & Fitting with David Charlesworth
Drawer Making & Fitting with David Charlesworth
In this DVD, David Charlesworth shows the making and fitting of a first class, English Arts and Craft’s drawer. This exhibition quality drawer has an effortless, silky action for two thirds of its opening. It then tightens slightly in the carcase, preventing it from being inadvertently pulled out. The flush drawer slip with scratch bead, gives an elegant result, suitable for the storage of photographs...
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The Knuckle and Rule Joints with David Charlesworth
The Knuckle and Rule Joints with David Charlesworth
David offers his original methods for tackling the intricacies and careful fitting of these fascinating joints. The Knuckle and Rule joints are two articulated joints that serve as hinges for the drop leaves found on sofa tables and Pembroke tables. The Knuckle joint is a shop made hinge with wooden barrels turning on a metal pin. These allow the supports to extend and fold away in an elegant...
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The Mortise & Tenon Joint with David Charlesworth
The Mortise & Tenon Joint with David Charlesworth
Mortise and tenon joints appear deceptively simple, but are actually quite demanding to do well. The amateur is unlikely to saw as well as the apprentice trained professional of the past. The hand cutting of mortises is shown in detail as well as a quick look at a hollow chisel mortising machine. David explores techniques for producing accurate tenon cheeks. These are needed for good glue joints....
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The Secret Mitre Dovetail with David Charlesworth
The Secret Mitre Dovetail with David Charlesworth
From his workshop in Devon, David discusses the Secret Mitre Dovetail, which has a reputation for being among the most difficult joints to cut successfully. In this DVD, David will show you that this fascinating joint, with many uses, is not as hard as one might think. David’s specialty is getting the most out of hand tools in precise, original and efficient ways, and his methods aim to eliminate...
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The Through Dovetail with David CharlesworthThe Through Dovetail with David Charlesworth
The Through Dovetail with David Charlesworth
Dovetails are a fascinating form of joinery with numerous variations. In this video, David Charlesworth focuses on various methods and techniques to create the traditional through dovetail. David shares how to best prepare and mark the wood to set you up for better fitting joints. See how a few simple jigs and fixtures can help you throughout the dovetailing process. You will also learn the critical...
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Coarse, Medium and Fine Chris Schwarz
Coarse, Medium and Fine Chris Schwarz
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.
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Handscrapers: Understanding, Preparing and Using the Ultimate Finishing Tool DVD
Handscrapers: Understanding, Preparing and Using the Ultimate Finishing Tool DVD
with 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
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Sawing Fundamentals
Sawing Fundamentals
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,...
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Building Furniture with Hand Planes DVD
Building Furniture with Hand Planes DVD
with 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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Shaker Side Table
Shaker Side Table
with Christopher Schwarz 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...
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The Workbench: How to Design or Modify a Bench for Efficient Use
The Workbench: How to Design or Modify a Bench for Efficient Use
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...
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Build a Dutch Tool Chest with Chris SchwarzBuild a Dutch Tool Chest with Chris Schwarz
Build a Dutch Tool Chest with Chris Schwarz
Tool chests come in many sizes and shapes. The Dutch Tool Chest is roomy, but portable – well thought out storage for the essential kit of tools for hand tool woodworking. Chris Schwarz builds these in a weekend. Chapters 1. Introduction 2. Stock Selection and Orientation 3. Lay Out Baselines and Dovetails 4. Cutting Dovetails 5. Lay Out and Cut the Pins 6. Dados 7. Assemble the...
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Hewing Wooden Bowls with Peter Follansbee
Hewing Wooden Bowls with Peter Follansbee
An exciting form of green woodworking, these carved wooden bowls stem from the same Swedish tradition as Peter's carved spoons. Learn to split blanks from a log and hew bowls using hatchets, adzes, and carving gouges. From log selection to grain orientation, tool use, and decorative carving, this video covers all you need to get started in this enticing craft. !!!!Disc 1 (1:39)!!!! 1. Introduction...
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Build a Shaving Horse with Peter Follansbee
Build a Shaving Horse with Peter Follansbee
“A shaving horse goes together with a drawknife like peanut butter and jelly”, says chairmaker Curtis Buchanan. In this video, Peter Follansbee shows you how to build an effective shaving horse based on his work with Jennie Alexander and traditional English patterns. Peter’s design features an adjustable work surface and two uprights connected by a foot treadle and a crossbar. Pushing forward...
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17th Century New England Carving
17th Century New England Carving
with Peter Follansbee This style of carved decoration takes its inspiration from furniture and woodwork from both England and New England, spanning most of the seventeenth century. Geometric, floral and architectural elements combine to make up the designs. First-hand examinations of oak furniture in both public and private collections provide the material upon which my work is based, which I do...
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17th Century New England Carving: Carving the S-Scroll
17th Century New England Carving: Carving the S-Scroll
with Peter Follansbee This video complements our first DVD with Peter, . In this second DVD, Peter focuses specifically on the S-Scroll and guides you through the tools, materials, layouts, and techniques involved in creating this hand-carved design element. 100 minutes, Lie-Nielsen Toolworks Productions, 2011.
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17th Century Wainscot Chair with Peter Follansbee
17th Century Wainscot Chair with Peter Follansbee
The Wainscot Chair is one of the hallmarks of 17th century joinery. In this DVD, Peter demonstrates how to prepare material from a section of oak, shape the chair pieces using bench tools and a pole lathe, and join them together with drawbored mortise and tenon joints. He also offers two traditional approaches for making the angled joints of this chair. Peter Follansbee specializes in 17th century...
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Fundamentals of Inlay: Paterae, Part I
Fundamentals of Inlay: Paterae, Part I
!!!! Paterae has a rich and diverse tradition in the Federal Style of American furniture design. These oval-shaped ornaments were often used to give decorative flair to the upper portion, or pilaster, of Federal table legs. In this fourth DVD with inlay master, Steve Latta, we explore the tools, materials, and techniques to create eight specific Paterae designs. 141 minutes, DVD. Lie-Nielsen Toolworks...
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Basic Woodcarving Techniques with Mary May
Basic Woodcarving Techniques with Mary May
Carving is a wonderful way to expand your woodworking skills and designs. In this DVD, Mary May introduces you to the basic tools she uses, how to sharpen them to a razor sharp edge, and how to use them safely and efficiently to carve two projects. She also shares tips on how to work with wood grain and transfer designs to your stock. Mary May is a professional woodcarver in Charleston, SC, who...
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Carving the Pineapple with Mary May
Carving the Pineapple with Mary May
In this DVD, Mary May demonstrates how to carve the pineapple, a traditional symbol of hospitality and welcome. She will teach you how to transfer the design to your wood piece, secure it to a backer board, which tools to use, and then show you how to carve the pineapple from start to finish. Mary May is a professional woodcarver in Charleston, SC, who specializes in decorative carvings for architecture...
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Carving the Traditional Greenman with Mary May
Carving the Traditional Greenman with Mary May
Variations of the Greenman motif are found in many cultures around the world. Often related to natural vegetative deities, the Greenman is a symbol of rebirth and the cycle of growth each spring. Mary May uses the Greenman project to demonstrate a variety of carving techniques, with special emphasis on carving facial features. Mary May is a professional woodcarver in Charleston, SC, who specializes...
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Floral Relief Carving with Mary May - 2 Disc
Floral Relief Carving with Mary May - 2 Disc
Learn to carve two deep relief carving projects: a lily and a rose. Each present interesting challenges such as overlapping petals and leaves. Mary also explains the different types of relief carving, shows you the tools to use, and how to attach the carvings to a temporary backer board to safely hold your piece as you work on it. Mary May is a professional woodcarver in Charleston, SC, who specializes...
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Making Traditional Side Escapement Planes
Making Traditional Side Escapement Planes
with Larry Williams Very little has been documented about moulding planes; how they are used and how they are made. Larry Williams demonstrates the traditional method of making a pair of hollows and rounds from a solid billet, including blade making, hardening and tempering. Hollows and rounds are used in combination to make complex mouldings. This unique work is interesting both as a historical...
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Sharpening Profiled Hand Tools
Sharpening Profiled Hand Tools
with Larry Williams Sharpening hand tools with profiled edges can be a challenge. Larry Williams has years of experience and shares it here, showing how he handles sharpening various moulding planes blades, and other specialised tools that often are not sharpened correctly or well. 92 Minutes. Lie-Nielsen Toolworks Productions, 2009.
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Traditional Moulding Techniques: Cornice Mouldings
Traditional Moulding Techniques: Cornice Mouldings
with Don McConnell Extensive research and personal experience building furniture with traditional tools has taught Don McConnell forgotten methods of making cornice moldings with simple hand tools. Using rabbet planes, snipes bills and a few hollows and rounds, Don shows you how. 71 minutes, Lie-Nielsen Toolworks Productions, 2009.
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Traditional Moulding Techniques: The Basics
Traditional Moulding Techniques: The Basics
with Don McConnell Have you ever wanted to match a molding on an heirloom, or make your own profile without having to get a custom-made shaper head? Hand cut your own complex, classic moldings with simple hollows and rounds. Don McConnell shows you how, from layout to finish molding. 80 Minutes, DVD. Lie-Nielsen Toolworks Productions, 2007.
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Mortise & Tenon Magazine - Apprenticeship DVD Series: Tables
Mortise & Tenon Magazine - Apprenticeship DVD Series: Tables
Following the first "Foundations" video, this second installment in the Apprenticeship series introduces pre-industrial table construction. With this build, Joshua Klein, editor of Mortise & Tenon Magazine, demonstrates the skills and conveys the mindset to approach any table build without elaborate plans or expensive (and dangerous) machines. Because most period tables share the same...
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Mortise & Tenon Magazine - Apprenticeship DVD Series: GreenwoodMortise & Tenon Magazine - Apprenticeship DVD Series: Greenwood
Mortise & Tenon Magazine - Apprenticeship DVD Series: Greenwood
BRINGING THE SHOP INTO THE WOODS Following their “Foundations” and “Tables” videos, Apprenticeship: Greenwood is a back-to-the-roots look at vernacular woodworking. Rather than focussing on the use of dried, dimensioned stock at the bench, Michael Updegraff brings the shop into the woods. From felling and bucking trees to drawknife work at the shave horse, keeping tools sharp,...
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Chippendale Chairs with Jeff Miller
Chippendale Chairs with Jeff Miller
This Chippendale-style Chair has a classic yet simple elegance that fits in well with a wide range of other styles. It's a project you'll want to show off, and building one will greatly increase your capabilities as a woodworker. Carefully worked out methods make this chair an accessible — but still challenging – hand tool project. Jeff Miller is a furniture designer, craftsman, teacher, and...
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Making Woodblock Prints - A Complete Guide
Making Woodblock Prints - A Complete Guide
'Making Woodblock Prints' is an educational film taught by master printmakers Merlyn Chesterman RE and Rod Nelson. The two hour 'workshop' covers nine, easy to follow topics including cutting a block, adding colour, proofing and editioning, techniques and inspiration. Benefit from their combined knowledge and master the art of block printing. Using just a few simple materials, uniquely lively,...
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The Slojd Tradition with Jogge Sundqvist (DVD)
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The Slojd Tradition with Jogge Sundqvist (DVD)
Learn some of the methods and techniques behind Slöjd, the self sufficient tradition from Sweden that emphasizes hand work and handicraft. Jögge Sundqvist walks you through the process of making a spatula and a cheese board from green wood. He also demonstrates different types of letter carving and decorative carving. Jögge Sundqvist is a Swedish woodworker and carver who started learning knife...
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