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  • Shaker Sideboard

    by American Woodworker Editors     Wednesday, June 24, 2009
    Shaker Sideboard Traditional looks, but an updated construction By Randy Johnson The essence of Shaker design is simplicity. Although I didn’t use traditional construction techniques in this project, I did keep it simple. Behind this sideboard’s...
  • Greene and Greene Mailbox

    by American Woodworker Editors     Friday, March 23, 2012
    We needed a new mailbox, but I couldn’t find an off-the-shelf version that I liked. So I decided to build my own. As I’ve always admired the work of Greene and Greene, the architect brothers who fused Asian design with Arts and Crafts style...
  • Stickley Arm Chair

    by American Woodworker Editors     Monday, June 29, 2009
    Stickley Arm Chair by Seth Keller Click Here to see the matching Stickley dining chair. This arm chair goes with the Stickley dining chairs featured on page 44 of the August/September issue of American Woodworker. As you can see from the drawings and...
  • Wooden Fishing Lures

    by American Woodworker Editors     Tuesday, June 18, 2013
    Wooden Fishing Lures Turning the body is only half the fun. By Alan "Hook" Lacer When I picked up Dudley Murphy and Rick Edmisten's Fishing Lure Collectibles (see Sources, below), my interests in fishing, antiques and wood turning met head...
  • AW Extra 3/20/14 - Five-Photo Frame

    by American Woodworker Editors     Thursday, March 20, 2014
    Five-Photo Frame If a picture is worth a thousand words, this frame reads like a book! By E. Richard Crockett Here's a five-for-one deal that’s hard to refuse. This neat little frame displays two 4" x 6" portrait images, two 4"...