Woodworking Wisdom & Know-How
Everything You Need to Design, Build, and Create
From the Editors of Fine Woodworking
The latest addition to Black Dog’s best-selling Wisdom and Know-How series, this complete, all-in-one, easy-to-follow resource, from the reliable experts at Taunton Press, covers everything you need to know about woodworking, from carving to building to finishes.
Woodworking Wisdom & Know-How is the essential go-to book for every woodworking project under the sun, from building kitchen cabinets to refinishing a deck. Published in the same oversized, comprehensive, winning format as the other books in Black Dog’s Wisdom and Know-How series, this book is organized by topics such as Types of Wood, Building a Workshop, Working and Finishing Wood, Designs and Styles, and Small and Large Projects.
Each section is further broken down into chapters that cover specific skills, projects, and crafts for both the beginner and the advanced woodworker—Choosing Plywood, Cutting Dovetails, Building a Look-Inside Birdhouse, Relief Carving, Constructing a Classic Bed, Handheld Power Tools, Building a Cherry Chest of Drawers, Milling Lumber Four-Square, Fashioning a Shaker-Style Clock, and much more. Chapters feature step-by-step instructions, and an appendix of essential resources for supplies, tools, and materials is also included. The text, sourced from Taunton Press’s vast cache of projects and woodworking advice is trusted, tried, and true.
Taunton Press has been a leading publisher of books and magazines on woodowrking, home building and design, fiber arts and sewing, crafts, gardening, and cooking for the last 30 years. Their magazines include Fine Woodworking, Fine Homebuilding, and Fine Gardening.
Available October 2014 from -