Browsing: Woodworkers Institute

The Woodworkers Institute is the online home of the market leading woodworking magazines from the Guild of Master Craftsman Publications. It has been relaunched in Spring 2022 so you can access articles quickly and easily. From turning and carving to furniture making and DIY, you’ll find all the information you need in our extensive catalogue.

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Hand Plane Adjustments

Hand Plane Adjustments: Randy Maxey provides a brief overview of the various adjustments you’ll find on most hand planes including…


Kitchen Sign

Kitchen Sign: Amber Bailey makes a fun kitchen sign, using marquetry techniques What you will need: • Photocopies of the…


Modern Hand Planes

Modern Hand Planes: Randy Maxey compares the features of modern woodworking hand planes to those on traditional steel-body hand planes.…


Types and Styles of Hand Planes

Types and Styles of Hand Planes: There are many different types and styles of woodworking hand planes, from European-style wood-body…


Anatomy of a Hand Plane

Anatomy of a Hand Plane In the first of a series Randy Maxey shows us all the parts of a…