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
Rocky Bentwood Cradle Show (Episode #3501H)
KQED Life: Wed, Jun 22, 2016 -- 1:30 PM
Roy rives, shapes and bends the ash wood bows for a rocking cradle based on one spotted in the Grand Bazaar of Istanbul.
Woodwright! - The Musical (Episode #3413H)
KQED Life: Wed, Jun 15, 2016 -- 1:30 PM
The Underhill Rose band joins Roy in the shop for a musical misadventure in the ways of the Woodwright.
Tempered Steel (Episode #3412H)
KQED Life: Wed, Jun 8, 2016 -- 1:30 PM
Blacksmith Peter Ross shows how to forge, weld, harden and temper tool steel for cutting edges that stay sharp longer.
Dovetail Saw (Episode #3411H)
KQED Life: Wed, Jun 1, 2016 -- 1:30 PM
Tom Calisto joins Roy to make a brass-backed hand saw perfect for the finest dovetails or the toughest tenons.