The editors of Popular Woodworking Magazine have hand-selected this collection of books, CDs and digital downloads to help you get started in woodworking the right way – with a solid foundation in both hand-tool and power-tool techniques – skills you'll be able to put to use in your shop right away! Plus, you'll get weekend projects that are simple to build but look great – projects you'll be proud to call your own. And, you'll get everything for just $49.99 – a $55.93 savings off the combined total price! The Introduction to Woodworking Collection
| The Quick-Start Guide to Woodworking |
Inspiring designs that you will want to build 30+ of our favorite 'I Can Do That' projects Expert advise to help you learn the basics Getting started in woodworking doesn't need to be complicated. Let the editors of Popular Woodworking Magazine guide you step by step, dispelling myths and misinformation on what it takes to get you started quickly and on the right track.RETAIL: $19.99
| The Weekend Woodworker's Project Collection |
Do you have time only during weekends to immerse yourself in your woodworking? If so, then The Weekend Woodworker's Project Collection is for you. This book has 40 projects from which to choose and, depending on the level of your woodworking skills, any of them can be completed in one or two weekends. Projects include: a game box, a jewelry box, several styles of bookcases and shelves, 5 mirror/picture frames and more. And, you can choose from Arts & Crafts, Chippendale, Shaker, Federal, Contemporary, Greene & Greene or American Country furniture styles. So, pick a project and get started — time's a wastin'!
| Box by Box: 21 Projects for Developing Your Woodworking Skills |
In Box by Box, author and woodworker Jim Stack offers up plans for twenty-one boxes, along 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.
| Exercises in Wood-Working |
First printed in 1889, this book was written to educate college students in the craft and business of woodworking. Here, the original text is reprinted in its entirety, not only to help you discover late 19th-century practices in woodworking, but to help you make the most of traditional hand tools in the modern shop. RETAIL: $17.99
| Popular Woodworking Magazine 2010 |
Packed with all seven 2010 issues of Popular Woodworking Magazine, this CD is more than 400 pages of pure woodworking information that you can search by keyword, take with you on your laptop or print to use in your shop. All seven issues are in PDF format, so they'll work on almost any computer (PC or Macintosh) and can be viewed with Acrobat Reader 8.0 (a free program). RETAIL: $19.96
| I Can Do That Free Online Manual (Digital Download) |
Our free online manual (in PDF format, please note this file is over 9mb) explains all the tools and shows you how to perform the basic operations in a step-by-step format. You'll learn to rip with a jigsaw, crosscut with a miter saw and drill straight with the help of our manual. Whenever we introduce a new tool or technique to the column, we'll update the manual, too. This is a Free Online Manual