In this instructional DVD of the art and craft of handmade furniture, Chris Becksvoort will lead you through the process of building a Shaker-style bench.
Chris is an internationally-known, master cabinetmaker and a long-time friend and neighbor of the Community. He teaches wood working workshops with us each season.
Introduction, Safety and Disclaimer
Cutting the Tenons
Mortise and Chiseling Layout
Legs: Cutting Arches and Kerfs for Wedges
Cluing and Wedging the Tenons
Cutting the Braces
Corner Layout: Cutting and Fitting
Fitting, Glue-Up and Making a Pattern
Trimming, Cleanup and Making a Pattern
Trimming, Cleanup and Final Touches
Total running time: 1 hour and 51 minutes
2013, Ellkat Productions