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
The Crotch and the Horse (Episode #3410H)
KQED Life: Wed, May 25, 2016 -- 1:30 PM
An old shaving horse from the Virginia mountains shows how the natural shapes in timber make the strongest wooden construction.
Fitting Brass (Episode #3409H)
KQED Life: Wed, May 18, 2016 -- 1:30 PM
Chris Schwarz shows how to fit brass corners and hardware flush with the surfaces of Campaign furniture.
Campaign Furniture (Episode #3408H)
KQED Life: Wed, May 11, 2016 -- 1:30 PM
Christopher Schwarz shows the ins and outs of Campaign furniture made for travel to the far-flung reaches of the Empire.
Shop Class Tabouret (Episode #3407H)
KQED Life: Wed, May 4, 2016 -- 1:30 PM
The old shop-class plant stand joined with half-laps and dowels teaches us to pay attention to the grain, not just the machine.