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
Welsh Stick Chair (Episode #3510H)
KQED Life: Wed, Nov 25, 2015 -- 1:30 PM
Roy makes this country cousin of the Windsor chair using the same tools and techniques as the original craftsman.
Hollows & Rounds (Episode #3509H)
KQED Life: Wed, Nov 18, 2015 -- 1:30 PM
These most basic molding planes also prove the most versatile as we look at making and using wooden hollows and rounds.
Bowl Carving with Peter Follansbee (Episode #3508H)
KQED Life: Wed, Nov 11, 2015 -- 1:30 PM
Master craftsman Peter Follansbee joins Roy to hew huge bowls from poplar and sycamore wood.
Cross Cut Conundrum (Episode #3507H)
KQED Life: Wed, Nov 4, 2015 -- 1:30 PM
A cross-cutting wood saw seems the most simple of tools, but Roy finds sharp lessons caught between the teeth of his bucksaw buddy.