Interview

402 Live Chat With Hendrik

December 16, 20094 Comments

Along with some of the questions that came in from your emails, we had some in the chat room along with some of mine. Many of which were in regards to dealing with the cooler weather of winter that may wreck havoc on the garage woodworker. You’ll notice there are two audio files for this […]

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397 “Wood Science & Design” DVD with Hendrik

November 19, 20090 Comments

Hendrik is back again for the month of November and this time we’re discussing his second DVD released this year, titled “Wood Science & Design”. This title is packed with a lot of science about the in’s and out’s of wood movement, reading grain directions and a great tutorial on the different cuts of lumber […]

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390 Hendrik’s Latest DVD “Working with Plywood”

October 20, 20091 Comment

For the month of October, we have Hendrik back once again to talk about one of his two new DVDs. This month, we’re discussing the first title “Working with Plywood”. At just over 11 hours in length, Hendrik leaves nothing out when it comes to teaching you how to successfully use plywood in your projects. […]

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382 Hendrik’s Busy Summer and More

September 17, 20091 Comment

Hi everyone! Our very own guest expert Hendrik Varju is back for another visit and today were sitting down to talk about his busy summer. Between seminar appearances and having an entire dust collection system custom installed in his shop Hendrik somehow managed to find time for summer fun and producing two new instructional DVDs. […]

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379 Meet DL Barrett & Sons Toolworks

September 7, 20091 Comment

As part of “Try it Tuesday” I’d like to introduce some of you to Dan and Kyle Barrett of DL Barrett & Sons Toolworks. Dan and Kyle were one of the vendors at WIA this year and after seeing Kyle’s work being featured on Woodworking Magazine’s blog I knew I had to meet them. DL […]

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371 Hendrik’s June Visit – Open Q&A Part 2

July 1, 20091 Comment

The second half our June visit with Hendrik… There’s no set theme to today’s show, just whatever woodworking questions came in from you the listener’s. So hopefully you’ll hear something you were wondering about too. And if not, don’t worry, once the summer is over Hendrik will be back for more shows in the fall. […]

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370 Hendrik’s June Visit – Open Q&A

June 30, 20090 Comments

Before heading off for our traditional summer hiatus here at Matt’s Basement Workshop we have our very own guest expert Hendrik Varju stopping by just one more time to take a few of your questions. There’s no set theme to today’s show, just whatever woodworking questions came in from you the listener’s. So hopefully you’ll […]

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369 Interview with Ted & Norah of Roarockit Skateboard

June 25, 20094 Comments

Building projects with kids can be both fulfilling and…interesting…at the same time. Finding the right project is probably the hardest part of the build. But when you do, it’s well worth it. Back around December of last year I had a chance to build a skateboard project with my kids. We contacted the folks at […]

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364 Hand Applied Finishing with Hendrik Pt. 2

June 2, 20094 Comments

For this month’s visit with our very own guest expert Hendrik. We’re wrapping up our 3 part mini-series on finishing by discussing hand-applied finishes and finishing techniques. It’s safe to say that hand application of a finish is the most common method being used by home shop/small shop woodworkers. Whether it’s applying a traditional penetrating […]

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363 Hand Applied Finishes with Hendrik Pt.1

May 29, 20095 Comments

For this month’s visit with our very own guest expert Hendrik. We’re wrapping up our 3 part mini-series on finishing by discussing hand-applied finishes and finishing techniques. I think it’s safe to say that hand application of a finish is the most common method being used by home shop/small shop woodworkers. Whether it’s applying a […]

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