Category Archives: Woodworking Classes

Woodwright’s School Classes for 2018!

The 2018 class schedule is now live at The Woodwright’s School website. Roy Underhill has been diligently working on the new calendar of classes for the upcoming year and it is finally complete. Most of the regular classes are back … Continue reading

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Help Out the ‘New Anarchist’ Class this June

One of the things I miss the most by not teaching is the hand-tool immersion classes for younger woodworkers. These low-cost classes are a fantastic way to jump-start the woodworking skills and tool chest of young adults. After I canceled … Continue reading

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The Travelling Anarchist’s Tool Chest Contents: No 9, Bob’s Tools

I hear of good people sending Chris tools to help young makers. Most of us have too many tools; I am still buying tools at 66 and giving lots away to students and friends. It’s a great gift, something you … Continue reading

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The Travelling Anarchist’s Tool Chest Contents: No. 10, Bench Planes

This will be Political. Bench planes always are. I have, I must admit, asked Matthew at Workshop Heaven to donate here. I will, where I can afford it, buy tools in, like the panel saws and see if I can … Continue reading

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The Travelling Anarchist’s Tool Chest Contents: Panel Saws

Panel saws, huh? Well I have got a few handsaws. A superb old Disston 10 point hangs on my wall gathering dust. I just got out of the habit of using it; lazy really. The dovetail and tenon saws see … Continue reading

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Another Low-cost Hand Tool Immersion Class

Mike Siemsen at the Mike Siemsen School of Woodworking in Minnesota has agreed to put on a low-cost hand-tool immersion course in June 2016 that is based directly on the two classes I ran in 2015 for new woodworkers who … Continue reading

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Traveling Anarchist Tool Chest and Contents No. 5: Measuring Tools

LUCKY WINNER Boy… the lucky person who wins this tool chest is going to get a treat. Not only a great historic chest made by Chris Schwarz. This one of the very last chests he is making with students for … Continue reading

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