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ShopNotes Podcast

Join us every week for woodworking inspiration and fun. Hosts John Doyle, Logan Wittmer, and Phil Huber from Woodsmith magazine share what they're working on, lessons learned, shop stories, and behind-the-scenes news at Woodsmith. Be on the lookout for special interviews and answers to listener questions. Thanks for listening!


Episode Details

ShopNotes Podcast 070 — Woodworking Fads

Phil, John, and Logan evaluate woodworking tools, techniques, and furniture styles that have come and gone. Read More

ShopNotes podcast 069 -- Moving On & Things We Avoid

You can't do it all, so how do you decide? Read More

ShopNotes Podcast 068 -- Logan Gets a Promotion

A behind the scenes update at Woodsmith and Pop Wood. Plus, table saw vs. miter saw for crosscuts. Read More

ShopNotes podcast 067 — Vintage Half-Blind Dovetail Jig

A reader sends us his dovetail jig and we remember tools and shop of our past. Read More

ShopNotes Podcast 066 — Special Guest Vic Tesolin

John and Phil chat with Vic about his new book, shop organization, the metric system, and making do. Read More

ShopNotes Podcast 065 — Kitchens, Workshops, & Submarines

Maximizing storage in a workshop may be a false goal. Hear what the hosts have to say. Read More

ShopNotes Podcast 064 -- Beech Bodies with a Lignum Vitae Soul

This episode looks into workbench questions, new hand planes, and premium tools. Read More

ShopNotes Podcast 063 -- Danielle Rose Byrd

A conversation with a woodworker who specializes in green woodworking and carving. Read More

ShopNotes Podcast 061 -- Breaking the Rules

Learn to discern when a woodworking rule can be bent or broken. Read More

ShopNotes Podcast 060 -- Sanding, Pandemic Anniversary & Fixing Flaws

There's more to surface preparation that just grabbing some sandpaper. Read More

ShopNotes Podcast 059 — Questions and Answers

This episode answers a few listener questions about router bits, planes, finishes, and more. Read More

ShopNotes Podcast 058 — Project Deadline

John, Logan, and Phil approach their project completion finish line. See how they did. Read More

ShopNotes Podcast 057 — Start at the Finish

Finishing comes back as the topic of the day. Read More

ShopNotes Podcast 056 — A Madness To The Method

The team explores go-to tools and methods for woodworking tasks and certain tools that just clicked. Read More

ShopNotes Podcast 055 — Tool Buying, Collecting or Hoarding

The cast discusses tools we use and tools we don't use anymore. Read More