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
Taming The Timber Bench (Episode #3401H)
KQED Life: Wed, Mar 22, 2017 -- 1:30 PM
Your legs will stay tight in this classic German carpenter's bench built with stopped sliding dovetails.
Staked Furniture (Episode #3613H)
KQED Life: Wed, Mar 15, 2017 -- 1:30 PM
A plank with inserted legs becomes a chair, a table, or a bench in the most ancient form of furniture making.
Carved Oak Desk Box (Episode #3603H)
KQED Life: Wed, Mar 8, 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.
Tool Chest from Bristol (Episode #3611H)
KQED Life: Wed, Mar 1, 2017 -- 1:30 PM
Roy shows how to dovetail a stout, sloped top tool chest that came from Bristol, England in 1900.