Folding Portable Workbench With Quick Release Vise

I’ve never been a fan of the old Craftsman workcenter style portable bench. They always seemed a little flimsy and didn’t appear to last. Well, there is a new segment that comes from a similar idea of portable workstation, but this is essentially a portable vise and sawhorse all in…

Make a Massironi Shelf – What is a Massironi Shelf?

If you had asked me what a Massironi shelf was, I wouldn’t have been able to tell you until I saw it. When I did see this project, I couldn’t help but think that it looked familiar, but I couldn’t put my finger on why. Perhaps it was in a…

DIY Overhead Camera Rig

Have you ever marveled at the quality that some YouTube producers and DIY’ers employ in their product photography? Are you interested in creating some overhead “writing title” shots? This build is of an overhead rig built to last. It is made of wood (you will find a lot built from…

Beautiful DIY Modern Christmas Tree
The following plan is a fantastic take on a traditional Christmas tree. If you want a clean and modern element in your holiday decor, this Christmas tree project might be right for you. This plan comes from “Homemade Modern” and incorporates a unique “framework” design that allows for lighting... Read more
Santa Waving Cutout Plans
Christmas is just around the corner and if you are like me, you failed to plan properly for Thanksgiving and didn’t make any unique woodworking items to celebrate the holiday.  As an avid woodworker, don’t you feel obligated?  Strange. I hesitate a bit when it comes to decorations like... Read more
Christmas Tree Plans – From Scraps!
The following is a fun project that you could build with anyone.  Have your kids make their own, or build it as a group project in a school setting.  Either way, it is a terrific holiday craft idea. If you build this with kids, they will learn some valuable... Read more
Holiday Scroll Saw Patterns
We might have posted some of these scroll saw patterns in the past, but we felt it was time to bring them back.  Thanksgiving and Christmas are right around the corner and these scroll saw patterns are perfect for the occasion. It seems like everyone in our neighborhood purchases the... Read more
Free Folding Wine Counter Plans
Free Folding Wine Counter Plans Entertaining in small spaces requires a lot of planning and creativity, so why not put those same skills into use before the party and build this Folding Wine Counter.  It may take a little time and a lot of skill, but the wine rack,... Read more
A toy crane is a good project if you want to build something on a small scale with a fair amount of detail. These plans are very well written and the diagrams are full scale, so the cutting couldn’t be any easier. The material list can be derived from... Read more
Remember lincoln logs? Of course you do. Well, if you are waxing nostolgic, you can build your own set of logs and a project that can be used for a toy log cabin. This project is great for a child’s toy, a holiday decoration, or a decorative building for... Read more
The holidays are just around the corner. Many woodworkers enjoy making holiday yard decorations. GP (Georgia Pacific) has a couple of plans at their site so that you have a template to start with. The pattern for the yard decoration is on a grid that will allow you to... Read more
In the spirit of the holidays, here are a couple of free scroll saw woodworking plans (patterns). Thanksgiving is right around the corner and many of you might want to decorate with some of your own handywork. Here are a couple of Turkey Patterns to use. If you have... Read more