How to Make and use a Shooting Board

How to Make and use a Shooting Board

Posted by on Jul 30, 2013 in Uncategorized | No Comments
The shooting board is an essential bench tool, especially if you want to stick to just hand tools. It's invaluable for squaring hand cut ends and also jointing veneer. In this article I show you how to make and use a shooting board. This article first appeared in my courses newsletter.
Veneering and laminating

Veneering and laminating

Posted by on Aug 5, 1916 in Advanced Furniture Courses, Courses | No Comments
Five days. This course can open up new areas of furniture making for you. Perhaps you are getting a little bored with straight lines and the timbers available form the local wood yard. Being able to create curves and use veneers will increase tremendously the range of furniture you can make and the surface decoration you can use. Once you have been on the veneering and lamination course your only limitation will be your imagination!
Improver’s make a book case

Improver’s make a book case

Posted by on Jul 31, 1916 in Courses, Improver's Furniture Courses | No Comments
Five days. During this five day course you will make a solid oak book case with a burr veneer top. You will learn how to cut carcase dovetails, joint and lay veneer, cut and fit inlay, edge joint boards and fit adjustable shelves.