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Woodworking project checkerboard game build

From our Fall 2021 Woodcraft Catalog, we featured a short scoop on a Checkerboard build with one of our interns, Nikhil Narwani. Although his only woodworking experience was in the novice category of woodturning pens, he wanted to take this opportunity to learn more. No better time and place to add to his resume with this experience, than with Woodcraft and its staff of experienced woodworkers both at the Parkersburg Woodcraft store and from our corporate office. You can have fun being the “King” of the workshop with this enjoyable project build and in playing the game; it’s a win-win for everyone!

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Table saw safety tips from a surgeon

As a practicing hand surgeon in a large metropolitan area, I often find myself in the emergency room trying to salvage the end result of man versus power tool. As an avid woodworker, I truly empathize with my fellow craftsman lying on a hospital gurney trying to cope with his feelings of fear, disbelief, and regret after a workshop mishap. After more than a decade of clinical work, I have seen injuries with almost every major tool. In each case, I ask for details on how the injury occurred to assess the mistakes made and the precautions that should have been taken. - Dr. John A. Miyano

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Table saw safety microjig grrriippe push accessory 350

Table saws can be dangerous if not treated with respect. Follow these top safety tips to stay safe and make the most of your table saw!

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Video table saw safety preventing kickback paul anthony

Table saw expert Paul Anthony demonstrates the issue of kickback, what it is and how to prevent it. You can keep yourself safe and injury-free by using some good habits, the safety features of your saw, and a range of jigs, push sticks and accessories. 

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T track yt thumb

Check out the wide selection of WoodRiver T-Track and T-Track accessories!

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Fridge magnet woodworking project

It’s the rare woodworking endeavor that’s low-cost, no-risk, and that offers the reward of honing your skills while producing nice-looking, useful items. Making refrigerator magnets checks all those boxes. It doesn’t involve any special commercial equipment—just regular turning tools, a 4-jaw chuck, and a lathe-mounted drill chuck.

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How to make sweeping coves moulding on table saw

Wide, sweeping coves such as those found in crown molding and raised panels are a hallmark of good woodworking. 

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How to make craftsman clok on table saw woodworking project

The Arts & Crafts (or Mission) style has always appealed to me. I find myself drawn to its typically simple, clean lines and unobscured wood grain. 

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How to make murphy bed wood working project home renovation

I suspect that a lot of empty nesters would like to convert a kid’s former room into a usable space for other pursuits while still having it available for visiting friends and family. 

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