Cabinet Doors

I have been building some doors for a built-in cabinet and bookshelf project.  Each corner of these doors are held together with something called a haunched mortise and tenon joint.  So what is that and who cares anyway?  Well, a joint is any place where two pieces of wood connect.  Joints can be super, duperContinue reading “Cabinet Doors”

A Week Learning from the Best

I just returned from an awesome week studying advanced trim carpentry at the Marc Adams School of Woodworking outside Indianapolis.  I can’t recommend this place highly enough for anyone interested in woodworking–or any kind of making for that matter.  The class I took was taught by Gary Striegler (http://www.craftsmanbuildersnwa.com/).  It covered casing doors and windows,Continue reading “A Week Learning from the Best”