Woodworking

Your woodworking adventure starts here! The Craftsy Woodworking Blog covers everything from the best tools and how to handle them, to different types of woods, techniques including cuts, drilling and sanding, and tutorials for impressive projects.


Multi-Axis Turning: Tips to Take Your Turning to a New Level

Posted by on Aug 9, 2014 in Woodworking |

Multi-axis turning broadens your scope as a turner and enhances your all-around turning skills. Want to give it a try? Read these tips first!

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A Small Woodturning Project You Can Whip Up This Weekend

Posted by on Aug 8, 2014 in Woodworking |

Looking for a small woodturning project you can whip up in a weekend? Make a turned box! Learn how with this step-by-step tutorial!

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Savor the Last of Long Summer Days: ALL Craftsy Classes Up to 50% Off!

Posted by on Aug 7, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Fiber Arts and Felting, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking | Comments

Bring on the last minute summer savings! We're offering every single one of our online classes at amazing markdowns, so you can unlock your creativity and get better at what you love with step-by-step guidance from the world's top instructors.

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Meet the Winners of Craftsy’s Watch & Win Contest!

Posted by on Aug 6, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Contests & Giveaways, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Fiber Arts and Felting, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking | Comments

This July, we challenged our members to compete for "most minutes watched" of any and all Craftsy classes. The three members who logged the most Craftsy class time would be rewarded with FREE classes! You've watched, now its time to announce the winners!

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Wonderful Wood: What Is Claro Walnut?

Posted by on Aug 5, 2014 in Woodworking |

For many woodworkers, Claro is the connoisseur’s walnut and it's easy to see why. It's a medley of subtle intermixed colors -- browns, reds, black, purple, yellows -- and beautiful figure. Learn all about working with Claro here.

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Making a Tage Frid-Style Stool: Shaping the Seat in 5 Steps

Posted by on Aug 3, 2014 in Woodworking |

The shape of the seat of Tage Frid's iconic three-legged stool is what inspired him to make it in the first place. Learn how to shape the curve of the seat in 5 steps.

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