Joinery For Rustic Furniture Fine Woodworking Video

Fine Woodworking
In a video excerpt from his DVD "Making ," woodworker Paul Ruhlmann demonstrates how to produce the mortise and tenon joinery unique to made from found branches and sticks. There are a number of obstacles to overcome, including aligning parts and ensuring square and level construction. Ruhlmann shares tips for holding a gnarled workpiece level while cutting the joinery, and he demonstrates two methods for cutting the tenons with hand tools or a cordless drill.

Rustic Furniture Joinery
Making Rustic Furniture
with Paul RuhlmannThis video will teach you the entire process of making a rustic chair, including how to select the parts of your project from raw sticks and how to steam-bend posts when necessary; as well as making the joints, finishing and weaving.

Fine Woodworking