How to

How to carve a unique entry way for your home.

Robert Howard's 'zen rules' for using hand tools.

Ashley Allen’s student project was full of learning curves.

This adjustable support can be one of your best workshop friends.

Don Powell explains how to achieve different styles and effects.

The final instalment of Steve Hay's beginner woodworking project.

Keith Briggs dips into his dwindling supply of highly figured WA jarrah to create a contemporary bedhead.

Looking for a straightforward introductory woodworking project?

Here’s one for all the stirrers…

Steve Hay gives a practical demo on shellac and how to prepare it for use.

Simple veneer bending creates a useful gift.

It’s amazing what a woodworker can do with a butane torch, boot polish and milk paint.

Terry Gordon of HNT Gordon shows how easy it is to create ogee shaped mouldings with handplanes.

In this video Steve Hay explains some of the benefits of traditional hide glue and shows that it is easy it is to use.

A video tutorial shows how to create strong joints with just one handplane.