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The Woodwright's Shop

Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop 2015 Promo: Plain Pine Box

The Woodwright's Shop

2015 Promo: Plain Pine Box

Roy looks into the simplest form of furniture, the plain pine box.

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2015 Promo: Plain Pine Box

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Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop 2015 Promo: Welsh Stick Chair II

The Woodwright's Shop

2015 Promo: Welsh Stick Chair II

The challenge of the Welsh stick chair continues as Roy shapes spindles and backs.

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2015 Promo: Welsh Stick Chair II

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Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop 2015 Promo: Welsh Stick Chair I

The Woodwright's Shop

2015 Promo: Welsh Stick Chair I

Roy makes this country cousin of the Windsor chair using the same tools and techniques.

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2015 Promo: Welsh Stick Chair I

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Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop 2015 Promo: Bowl Carving with Peter Follansbee

The Woodwright's Shop

2015 Promo: Bowl Carving with Peter Follansbee

Master craftsman Peter Follansbee joins Roy to hew huge bowls from poplar & sycamore wood.

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2015 Promo: Bowl Carving with Peter Follansbee

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Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop 2015 Promo: Cross Cut Conundrum

The Woodwright's Shop

2015 Promo: Cross Cut Conundrum

A cross-cutting wood saw seems the most simple of tools, but Roy finds sharp lessons.

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2015 Promo: Cross Cut Conundrum

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Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop 2015 Promo: Turning Shaker Knobs

The Woodwright's Shop

2015 Promo: Turning Shaker Knobs

With foot-powered lathe, Roy turns the cherry knobs for Shaker furniture.

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2015 Promo: Turning Shaker Knobs

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Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop 2015 Promo: Groovers and Shakers

The Woodwright's Shop

2015 Promo: Groovers and Shakers

Discover the secrets inside Shaker drawers as Roy explores their dovetailed construction.

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2015 Promo: Groovers and Shakers

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Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop 2015 Promo: Double Drawer Shaker Table

The Woodwright's Shop

2015 Promo: Double Drawer Shaker Table

Roy cuts the tricky mortise and tenon joints for the legs and frame of this Shaker table.

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2015 Promo: Double Drawer Shaker Table

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Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop 2015 Promo: Stamp Out Cookie Carving!

The Woodwright's Shop

2015 Promo: Stamp Out Cookie Carving!

Woodcarver Mary May joins Roy to carve springerle cookie molds for every occasion.

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2015 Promo: Stamp Out Cookie Carving!

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Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop Woodwright's Shop 35th Season

The Woodwright's Shop

Woodwright's Shop 35th Season

Woodwright's Shop 35th Season

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Woodwright's Shop 35th Season

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Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop 2014 Season 3105 Promo: Viceless Devices

The Woodwright's Shop

2014 Season 3105 Promo: Viceless Devices

From the holdfast to the birdsmouth, Roy explores wondrous ways to grip the grain.

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2014 Season 3105 Promo: Viceless Devices

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Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop 2014 Season 3401 Promo: Taming the Timber Bench

The Woodwright's Shop

2014 Season 3401 Promo: Taming the Timber Bench

Give your butt joints a break with this pine standing desk from Pennsylvania.

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2014 Season 3401 Promo: Taming the Timber Bench

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Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop 2014 Season 3402 Promo: Pinch Rods and Squeezy Blocks

The Woodwright's Shop

2014 Season 3402 Promo: Pinch Rods and Squeezy Blocks

This pair of sliding diagonal rods with copper collars will help you square your chest.

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2014 Season 3402 Promo: Pinch Rods and Squeezy Blocks

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Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop 2014 Season 3403 Promo: Tapered Tail Tripod Table 1

The Woodwright's Shop

2014 Season 3403 Promo: Tapered Tail Tripod Table 1

Walnut legs riven from the log begin this table inspired by the Dominy workshops.

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2014 Season 3403 Promo: Tapered Tail Tripod Table 1

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Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop 2014 Season 3404 Promo: Tapered Tail Tripod Table 2

The Woodwright's Shop

2014 Season 3404 Promo: Tapered Tail Tripod Table 2

A walnut burl top and tricky turning makes tapered dovetails for a three-legged table.

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2014 Season 3404 Promo: Tapered Tail Tripod Table 2

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Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop 2014 Season 3406 Promo: Daring Diagonal Dovetails

The Woodwright's Shop

2014 Season 3406 Promo: Daring Diagonal Dovetails

From the holdfast to the birdsmouth, Roy explores wondrous ways to grip the grain.

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2014 Season 3406 Promo: Daring Diagonal Dovetails

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Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop 2014 Season 3407 Promo: Shop Class Tabouret

The Woodwright's Shop

2014 Season 3407 Promo: Shop Class Tabouret

The old shop-class plant stand joined with half-laps and dowels.

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2014 Season 3407 Promo: Shop Class Tabouret

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Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop 2014 Season 3408 Promo: Campaign Furniture

The Woodwright's Shop

2014 Season 3408 Promo: Campaign Furniture

The ins and outs of Campaign furniture made for travel.

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2014 Season 3408 Promo: Campaign Furniture

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Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop 2014 Season 3409 Promo: Fitting Brass

The Woodwright's Shop

2014 Season 3409 Promo: Fitting Brass

How to fit brass corners and hardware flush with the surfaces of Campaign furniture.

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2014 Season 3409 Promo: Fitting Brass

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Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop 2014 Season 3410 Promo: The Crotch and the Horse

The Woodwright's Shop

2014 Season 3410 Promo: The Crotch and the Horse

An old shaving horse shows how the natural shapes make the strongest wooden construction.

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2014 Season 3410 Promo: The Crotch and the Horse

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Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop Promo:  Big Ash Mallet!

The Woodwright's Shop

Promo: Big Ash Mallet!

With ash head and hickory handle, Roy Underhill shows how to make a mallet for the ages.

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Promo: Big Ash Mallet!

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Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop Promo: Dutch Tool Chest with Christopher Schwarz

The Woodwright's Shop

Promo: Dutch Tool Chest with Christopher Schwarz

Learn to make the simple and useful Dutch tool chest with its slanted lid.

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Promo: Dutch Tool Chest with Christopher Schwarz

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Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop Promo: Try Square with Christopher Schwarz

The Woodwright's Shop

Promo: Try Square with Christopher Schwarz

Christopher Schwarz shows Roy Underhill how to measure up with an English try square.

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Promo: Try Square with Christopher Schwarz

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Video thumbnail: The Woodwright's Shop Promo: Early Iron with Peter Ross

The Woodwright's Shop

Promo: Early Iron with Peter Ross

How to forge iron hinges and locks from the earliest days of the American experience.

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Promo: Early Iron with Peter Ross

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