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Woodsmith Shop Previous Broadcasts

Campaign Chest (Episode #608)

KQED Life: Sat, Dec 29, 2012 -- 11:00 AM

The editors of Woodsmith show you how to combine dovetail joinery, inset brass hardware, and a time-tested design to build a classic campaign chest.

Top Shop Tips (Episode #613)

KQED Life: Wed, Dec 26, 2012 -- 1:30 PM

Make woodworking faster, safer, and more accurate with some of our favorite shop tips, tools, and techniques from the pages of Woodsmith magazine.

Classic Tool Chest (Episode #607)

KQED Life: Sat, Dec 22, 2012 -- 11:00 AM

This tool chest is built with basic joinery and solid-wood panels. Then the Woodsmith editors use shop-made molding to create a one-of-a-kind project.

Morris Chair (Episode #612)

KQED Life: Wed, Dec 19, 2012 -- 1:30 PM

Join the editors of Woodsmith magazine as they show you the tips and techniques to create this heirloom Morris chair.

Roll-Top Desk (Episode #611)

KQED Life: Wed, Dec 12, 2012 -- 1:30 PM

In this episode, the editors of Woodsmith show you how to build a classic roll-top desk with slide-in storage unit.

Modular Bookcase (Episode #606)

KQED Life: Sat, Dec 8, 2012 -- 11:00 AM

Join the editors of Woodsmith as they pack a lot of woodworking into this beautiful bookcase. You'll learn the custom design tricks along the way.

Patio Cart (Episode #610)

KQED Life: Wed, Dec 5, 2012 -- 1:30 PM

Learn how to construct a long-lasting outdoor project and apply the right finish as the Woodsmith editors build this stylish patio cart.

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