How to

How to store and safeguard your hand tools.

Damion Fauser shows how to flatten and square wood with handplanes only.

Darren Oates shows how to flatten, dry and press veneer to a substrate and add a solid edging.

Scoops provide practice for hollowing endgrain and for using the skew chisel, and can make a good bread and butter sales item. Story by Richard Raffan.

They say you need to make at least three bows before you can make a decent one. Story by Raf Nathan.

A past entrant in Wood Review's Student Awards describes the making of his project piece.

Working step by step through this process will introduce basic tools and techniques and also reward you with a useful and attractive piece. Story by John Madden.

Join, turn and carve to make an impressive family dining table. Story by Troy McDonald.

How to turn log sections into handy stools or small tables for your home.

A boxmaking project made for both safeguarding and display purposes.

Watch this video and you’ll see why HNT Gordon & Co has received international acclaim for its meticulously handcrafted handplanes.

Accuracy above all will lead to shimmering results if you build Iain Green’s air-cushion fit parquetry box.

A fallen tree, an old power pole and some sleepers come to life again in a table made by Andrew Goodin.

A boxmaking project that will develop basic woodworking skills by Adrian Potter.

New Zealand designer and maker David Haig describes the making of a unique garden bench.