Tag: Cherry

531 Desktop Album Rack

October 10, 20140 Comments

No one will ever be able to say the Vanderlist family vinyl collection is overwhelming. It’s diverse to say the least, but that has more to do with them being picked up solely for use in a photo shoot by my wife versus played. Actually, we don’t even own a turntable, so even if we […]

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Wood Talk No. 113 “Chuck Norris Ruins the Poll”

December 13, 20120 Comments

The latest Wood Talk isn’t messing around! Stop what you’re doing and listen right now! It’s got Chuck Norris in the title after all! On today’s show, we’re looking at the year in review. We’ll also discuss the wide world of hand planes, wood movement after milling, digital vs print magazines, the Domino vs the […]

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479 Samantha’s Mirror Pt. 2

February 26, 201214 Comments

On today’s show we’ll continue where we left off last week on the construction of the Cherry Mirror frame I recently built for my wife.  As I mentioned in the last episode we purchased a full-length mirror for our bedroom and after getting it home I decided it was just a little too plain for […]

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478 Samantha’s Mirror Pt. 1

February 19, 20125 Comments

Today we start a new build project.  We’ve (and by “we” I mean my wife) been in need of a full-length mirror in our bedroom for quite a longtime now. We (this time I mean “us”) finally purchased one not to long ago and I intended to hang it behind the door in our bedroom. […]

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401 Samantha’s Bookcase Construction Finale

December 14, 20092 Comments

Today’s show is the final episode in our Samantha’s Bookcase construction series. This was my first effort involving premium plywood and the end result was great! The Cherry Plywood combined with a solid Cherry wood edging created a beautiful piece that has a prominent spot in our living room today. In this episode we’ll complete […]

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391 Samantha’s Bookcase Construction Pt 3

October 22, 20093 Comments

It’s almost Halloween, so I thought I’d share with you one of the scariest things I’ve had to face in a long time. Gluing up the pieces for Samantha’s Bookcase! Thankfully having properly sized dados and attempting a few dry runs made the whole process a little less scary, but scary none the less. Enjoy! […]

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389 Samantha’s Bookcase Construction Pt 2

October 15, 20095 Comments

In the last episode of Samantha’s Bookcase project, we covered ripping sheets of plywood to their rough sizes. For a small shop this can be a daunting task, but not impossible if you plan it correctly. A big part of my planning is not worrying about taking the cuts to their final dimensions yet, but […]

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Aiden’s Dresser No. 2

August 6, 20060 Comments

This is the second video on the construction of Aiden’s Dresser. Using a crosscut hand saw I rough dimensioned the Cherry stock and show how to easily and quickly use a hand saw on stock that is too wide for my power miter saw. Also covered in this video is how I use a No. […]

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Aiden’s Dresser No. 1

July 28, 20064 Comments

This is our first ever video episode!* Starting with this first video I’ll be demonstrating the steps I go through when building a project. Thanks for checking it out. *Every journey begins with a first step and this was mine. At the time this video was released I was begrudgingly heading into the world of […]

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