Scott Phillips travels to the workshops of many great cabinet and furniture makers and carvers, focusing on the shop secrets, tips and tools that make woodworking one of the fastest-growing hobbies in the US.
American Woodshop Previous Broadcasts
Kitchen Projects (Episode #1809)
KQED Life: Tue, Nov 27, 2012 -- 1:30 PM
Band Sawn kitchen utensils (Custom Cutlery) and cutting boards just open up beautiful ways to add accents to the ultimate kitchen. A tiger maple spice box is built for the wall.
Finish Carpentry Classic Crown Molding and Baseboard (Episode #1808)
KQED Life: Tue, Nov 20, 2012 -- 1:30 PM
Here's the way to add thousands of dollars of appeal to homes without breaking the bank! Finish carpentry adds beautiful trim ideas.
Nested Band Sawn Boxes (Episode #1804)
KQED Life: Sat, Nov 17, 2012 -- 11:30 AM
Magically saw boxes in minutes from reclaimed walnut.
Antique Repair & Restoration (Episode #1807)
KQED Life: Tue, Nov 13, 2012 -- 1:30 PM
Discover everyday solutions to fixing your heirlooms.
Windsor Arrow Back Chairs (Episode #1803)
KQED Life: Sat, Nov 10, 2012 -- 11:30 AM
Painted to perfection, these date back to the early 1800's.
Shaker Style Turned Stools (Episode #1806)
KQED Life: Tue, Nov 6, 2012 -- 1:30 PM
Master turning techniques and build these tall comfortable chairs.
Shaker Inspired Wall Cabinet (Episode #1802)
KQED Life: Sat, Nov 3, 2012 -- 11:30 AM
Shakers knew the value of making things to last. Ideal anywhere.
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