Table of Contents
Woodsmith No. 201
18 / Heirloom Flag Case
Here’s a great way to feature a presentation flag. To create a truly unique project, you can build a stylish base to match or add a lid to hold awards and decorations.
Designer Series Project
26 / Wall-Mounted Desk
This hanging desk is the perfect choice for adding a small office work area on any wall. The compact design provides an ample worksurface with drawers for storage.
34 / Adjustable Shop Stool
Every shop needs a stool — and this one is top-notch. You can adjust the height with a simple spin of the comfortable, scooped seat. Plus, the elegant design means you’ll want to build a few for inside the house, as well.
From Our Readers
4 / Tips & Techniques
8 / Choosing Pine
Often considered a second-class material, pine is a great choice for a wide range of projects.
Tools of the Trade
10 / Big Impact Shop Mats
Working on an unforgiving floor can be tough. A shop mat is the way to happy feet.
Jigs and Fixtures
12 / General Mortise & Tenon Jig
With some easy upgrades, this low-cost jig will create top-notch mortise and tenon joints.
16 / Small Box Hinge Hardware
Here are some simple solutions for installing small box hinges on your next project.
Tips from our Shop
32 / Shop Notebook
Working With Tools
44 / Dado Blade Basics
To get the most from your dado set, check out these great tips and techniques.
46 / Outdoor Finishes
Learn more about the best finishes for protecting your outdoor projects.
Details of Craftsmanship
48 / Perfect Proportions
Getting a design just right doesn’t have to be a challenge. This key is a simple principle.