The Woodgrafter Workbench

Traditionally a workbench has to do a few things very well, it has to be able to hold your wood so you can easily work on the face, the side and the end. It should also be solid and not move and be of sufficient height to allow you to work comfortably. Then along came …

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How to build a coffee table

By completing this course you will develop the skills to design and build a coffee table.

Our example is based on a real life customer commission, made out of American white OAK, has four dovetailed drawers and has the following dimensions height 500mm, length 1240mm.

The course will take you all the way through from concept to production using the Woodgrafter 5C approach.

Customer – Concept – Commission – Construct – Complete

This course is assessed through question and answers with a final project submission earning you Woodgrafter experience points.

How to build a planter

In this course you will learn how to build a wooden planter based on the classic Versailles Containers made famous in the reign of Louis XVI. Originally designed in 1670 by the Chief Gardener Andre Le Notre, this is a simplified modern take.

This is a hands on project designed to build your skills, develop your confidence and introduce basic joinery techniques.

It is also a fun project, that will impress your family and friends.

Be careful you will be building these things for everybody.


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