Curved-Door Jewelry Chest

This project will test your woodworking skills and give you an opportunity to learn a few new techniques. There aren’t many gifts that will put a smile on the face of the recipient like a hand-made jewelry chest. And since it’s such a personal gift that will last a...

Routed Bowls

You can make great-looking wood bowls without turning or carving. A template and simple router accessories make it easy. The greatest challenge to making bowls with a router is figuring out a way to make a deep enough cut to form the inside of the bowl. But the simple...

Quilt-Top Keepsake Box

Choose from three eye-popping inlay patterns to create a unique box. These keepsake boxes are inspired by Early American quilts. The “tumbling block” pattern and the star and pinwheel lids are all replicas of centuries-old hand-pieced quilts. The quilted effect is...

Linkin’ Logs

We’ve taken a traditional children’s toy and upsized it to create a fun building set that’s sure to spark creativity in young and old alike. Our Linkin’ Logs are the perfect gift for any woodworker to make in Santa’s workshop. The process of making the logs and...

Classic Chessboard

Here’s a great addition to game night. This handsome board features a veneered playing surface that flips up for storage below. Outside of spending time in the shop there’s nothing better than a game of chess with a friend or a couple rounds of checkers with the...

Clever Puzzle Boxes

Your own ingenuity is the key to creating and opening these attractive boxes. Japanese puzzle boxes have been around for over 100 years. They’re opened by following a sequence of “moves” to reveal the hidden treasures stored inside. And while the design featured here...

Custom Music Stand

Treat the musician in your life with this great-looking and practical stand. This stand meets all of the criteria necessary for either a budding musician or a seasoned professional. Whether the musician is seated or standing this stand is fully adjustable to...

Box-Jointed Craft Center

This unique storage project holds supplies in its stacked trays. When it’s time to work the trays cantilever out for easy access. More storage is always handy particularly for crafts that involve a lot of small parts and pieces. This handy craft center fills the bill....

Slant-Sided Tote

This easy-to-assemble tote goes together quickly. And the bent wood handle offers a chance to try a new technique. Boxes are always great projects. But add a handle to a box and you have a tote that can be used in a variety of ways from a handy supply caddy for crafts...

Shop-Made Threading Jig & Canisters

In the pursuit of making a set of perfectly matched internal and external wood threads this efficient and flexible jig delivers the goods. When it comes to cutting threads in wood there are a variety of pre-made threading kits available to purchase. Most of them are...