Boxes make great woodworking projects. They use a minimal amount of materials, provide a great opportunity to use scraps or special pieces of wood you've been hoarding. Whatever the material, you'll want to select the right design to compliment it. You also need a design that suits your particular tools and abilities. In Box by Box, Jim Stack offers plans for twenty-one boxes, with with step-by-step instructions for making them. They range from lovely, simple creations that a novice can make with just a few hand tools, all the way through designs with drawers and dovetail joinery that will provide experienced woodworkers with an exciting challenge.
Regardless of your woodworking experience, building these boxes will provide a world of fun and the opportunity to develop lots of new skills. In the process, you'll become a better woodworker'bit by bit, and box by box.