Roy Underhill shares his enthusiasm for traditional American woodworking, shunning electrical shortcuts. He turns on his imagination and turns out practical, whimsical and, above all, memorable woodworking projects.
Woodwright's Shop Previous Broadcasts
Wedged Tusk Tenon (Episode #3605H)
KQED Life: Wed, Jan 18, 2017 -- 1:30 PM
Roy and workbench builder Will Myers test out the strength of the classic wedged mortise and tenon joint for take-apart furniture.
Waving Arm Whirligigs (Episode #3604H)
KQED Life: Wed, Jan 11, 2017 -- 1:30 PM
Figures from history including Benjamin Franklin and Muhammad Ali inspire Roy's new line of waving arm wooden whirligigs.
Carved Oak Desk Box (Episode #3603H)
KQED Life: Wed, Jan 4, 2017 -- 1:30 PM
Master of Pilgrim-century furniture Peter Follansbee joins Roy to make a slope-lidded, carved box from carved white and red oak.