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  1. Wood Carving
    I am in need for ideas... I have a special piece of wood that I have carved out into a hollow frame. I want to make a kid bookshelf for my firstborn child. My first instinct was to dado the shelves in with a router and jig, but my router will not fit. I am not sure if I can chisel a straight...
  2. Design & Plans
    I am making a play structure for my son. What size beam I should go with for the swings to hang from 4x6, 6x6 or 2 2x8s sistered the span will be 12 feet long? The beam will also double as part of a bridge see the link below. I am leaning more towards the sistered 2x8s but wanted some imput...
  3. Wood Finishing
    Hey guys! I'm just getting into a bit of woodworking, and I'm having a terrible time finding any precise info on paint. I'm hoping by asking more experienced people directly, I might get a real answer. I'm making toys, and I have NO idea what paint to use. I want something that is (obviously)...
  4. Design & Plans
    I have several designs I stetched for modern and contemporary furniture for children like sofas, chaise lounges, and love seats. they are like adult furniture just scaled down for a child. are there plans out there to assist me with the decorative wood scroll trim, or plans for this type...
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