Tricks of the trade – eliminating glue squeeze out

There are many little tricks that furniture makers come up with to make things go more smoothly in the workshop.  Often these are figured out after something has gone wrong, to keep it from happening the next time.  Today I … Continue reading

Custom storage bench in curly maple

While searching through photos of custom furniture I’ve made in the last few years I came across some photos of a custom storage bench made from curly maple that I had completely forgotten about having made.  How could I have … Continue reading

Handmade 9 drawer cherry dresser

  I just completed this custom designed and  9 drawer handmade cherry dresser.  This solid cherry dresser features post and panel construction, mortise and tenon joints pinned with walnut pegs, hand-fitted dovetailed drawers with solid white ash drawers sides, back and … Continue reading