• Custom Screwdrivers

    A wood lathe is a gift machine. It's a “create a wood shaving disaster” machine. And it's a quick-win mac ...

    A wood lathe is a gift machine. It's a “create a wood shaving disaster” machine. And it's a quick-win machine. While making these screwdriver handles I verified all three of the above statements. A fe ...

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  • A Hickory Side Table

    When you sign your marriage license you are also signing up for a “honey-do” list. True story. If you're ...

    When you sign your marriage license you are also signing up for a “honey-do” list. True story. If you're anything like me the honey-do list keeps getting bigger and bigger. For one reason or another, ...

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  • Making Boxes: Internal Components

    In the last video I started making four boxes that I'll be giving to family for Christmas. I got the box ...

    In the last video I started making four boxes that I'll be giving to family for Christmas. I got the box structure complete and added hinges to two of them. If you want to see that video/article just ...

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  • How to make a wooden box

    Giving a gift that you make typically means more to the person receiving it than if you were to just give ...

    Giving a gift that you make typically means more to the person receiving it than if you were to just give something that you purchased. So in this video I'm making a few gift boxes to give for Christm ...

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  • Making a Custom Chess Board & Box

    Chess is a worldwide game that has no gender, age, or skill restrictions. Anyone can play chess. Anyone c ...

    Chess is a worldwide game that has no gender, age, or skill restrictions. Anyone can play chess. Anyone can play competitively or casually. And with today's technology, anyone can play someone from ac ...

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  • Get A Lathe And Have Fun!

    If you've been hanging around for any length of time you've probably heard me talk about getting a wood l ...

    If you've been hanging around for any length of time you've probably heard me talk about getting a wood lathe. I've wanted one for quite some time but never ventured down the path of getting one for o ...

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  • A Wedding Gift: Walnut and Sapele Box

    I rarely work with hardwoods anymore. Not that I even did it much to begin with. I'm totally content work ...

    I rarely work with hardwoods anymore. Not that I even did it much to begin with. I'm totally content working with pine and you probably already know this. Not only do I live quite a drive from any pla ...

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  • An OSB Experiment: Canvas Drying Box

    My boss enjoys oil painting and I recall her telling me that she normally places a few here and there in ...

    My boss enjoys oil painting and I recall her telling me that she normally places a few here and there in her camper to dry. That doesn't sound like a very safe place considering she has a son and a co ...

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  • Easy Bandsaw Project – Bandsaw Scoops

    I recently found a box mattress and a headboard leaning up against the dumpster on my way to the shop. As ...

    I recently found a box mattress and a headboard leaning up against the dumpster on my way to the shop. As long as it's not actually in the dumpster I'll salvage the wood from it. After ripping the bot ...

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  • 9 Inspirational Homemade Bookends, I Really Like How The Last One Turned Out!

    A few months ago Jack Houweling did some top secret classified behind the scenes collaboration emailing t ...

    A few months ago Jack Houweling did some top secret classified behind the scenes collaboration emailing to ask a few woodworking YouTuber's if we wanted to participate in a collaboration project week. ...

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  • Make A Boot Jack

    If you've been following along with my projects you would have noticed that I've been upgrading the tools ...

    If you've been following along with my projects you would have noticed that I've been upgrading the tools in my shop periodically. Woodworking is a hobby for me that has two very valid sides of the co ...

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  • Bandsaw Box Clock With Hidden Storage

    It's interesting how inspiration hits you. This clock was inspired by a few sources. I have always been a ...

    It's interesting how inspiration hits you. This clock was inspired by a few sources. I have always been a fan of nautical style desktop clocks. Do a quick Google images search and you will see what I' ...

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  • Cracked Bandsaw Box Madness!

    The reason I chose the word madness is because that's exactly what it was...madness. This is one of those ...

    The reason I chose the word madness is because that's exactly what it was...madness. This is one of those projects that require a lot more hand sanding than I would ever want to do again. That being s ...

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  • Transfer A Printed Image To Wood

    How many of you have given your dad a cheap watch or wallet for fathers day? Well, I have too but this ti ...

    How many of you have given your dad a cheap watch or wallet for fathers day? Well, I have too but this time i wanted to do something different. Sometimes it just means more when you make something ins ...

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  • A Pair Of Bread Boxes

    I made these same bread boxes last Christmas as gifts for family. I was recently asked to make another br ...

    I made these same bread boxes last Christmas as gifts for family. I was recently asked to make another bread box and figured I would make two this time as well. It is one of those easy projects that w ...

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  • Contemporary or Traditional? Making a Couple Picture Frames

    Picture frames are awesome. Thats it. Just awesome. It is a single project that can be made into an endle ...

    Picture frames are awesome. Thats it. Just awesome. It is a single project that can be made into an endless amount of different designs. I was recently asked to make two frames by my coworker. She lik ...

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  • Saw Blade Clock

    This is a perfect addition to any shop! During my loft bed build I somehow destroyed a clock that I had h ...

    This is a perfect addition to any shop! During my loft bed build I somehow destroyed a clock that I had hanging near the door. Apparently they don't make cheepo clocks that are 2x10 friendly. Anyway, ...

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  • $0 Marking Gauge

    This works surprisingly well. I started off just messing around in the shop happened to have these items ...

    This works surprisingly well. I started off just messing around in the shop happened to have these items fairly close on the workbench. I sat for a minute and it dawned on me that I could make an inex ...

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  • Another cutting board

    I made this one for my mom for Christmas. Red oak with 2 poplar accents. Pic is after one soaking of mine ...

    I made this one for my mom for Christmas. Red oak with 2 poplar accents. Pic is after one soaking of mineral oil. 30 degree chamfer on bottom edge to easily pick it up. ...

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  • Rustic Magazine Rack

    Items needed for a mans bathroom: toilet, toilet paper, magazine rack. Original design is from Popular Wo ...

    Items needed for a mans bathroom: toilet, toilet paper, magazine rack. Original design is from Popular Woodworking. Video and review also made by Marc at Thewoodwhisperer.com. I have debated making a ...

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  • Weekend Wall Shelf with a twist from TheWoodWhisperer

    Taken directly from the WoodWhisperer’s website. Only change is that I am using 2x construction pine and ...

    Taken directly from the WoodWhisperer’s website. Only change is that I am using 2x construction pine and threw some horse shoes. All from one piece of 2×10x10 from Lowes. Anyone can build one of these ...

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  • Simple Key Holder Shelves

    Outgrew the old one…or should I say over cluttered the old one. Just simple shelves out of a scrap 40” pi ...

    Outgrew the old one…or should I say over cluttered the old one. Just simple shelves out of a scrap 40” piece of 1×12. Wanted to throw something together to test out the new router table and try out Ta ...

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  • My Very First Woodworking Project

    This is the very first project I made with wood. Its more of a keepsake now. It was home to my router bit ...

    This is the very first project I made with wood. Its more of a keepsake now. It was home to my router bits and tools for a while. Now it just sits in the corner and collects dust. Its nothing special ...

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  • Curtain Rod Shelves

    Since this post I have made a step by step tutorial with build video. Click here! 7’ long. Because it is ...

    Since this post I have made a step by step tutorial with build video. Click here! 7’ long. Because it is too high for anyone to see the top surface it is secured to the wall with pocket hole screws dr ...

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  • Fancy Picture Frame

    My first attempt at a decent looking picture frame. I learned a lot from this build. Ended up using keyed ...

    My first attempt at a decent looking picture frame. I learned a lot from this build. Ended up using keyed miter corners. I agree the dentil molding could have been aligned a bit better but oh well. Ma ...

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