The Woodwright's Shop
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.
The Woodwright's Shop Previous Broadcasts
Woodwright - The Musical (Episode #3413H)
KQED Life: Wed, Feb 25, 2015 -- 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, Feb 18, 2015 -- 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, Feb 11, 2015 -- 1:30 PM
Tom Calisto joins Roy to make a brass-backed hand saw perfect for the finest dovetails or the toughest tenons.
The Crotch and the Horse (Episode #3410H)
KQED Life: Wed, Feb 4, 2015 -- 1:30 PM
An old shaving horse from the Virginia mountains shows how the natural shapes in timber make the strongest wooden construction.