Woodworking From the Scrap Pile, Book

Believe it or not, one man's trash is also that same man's treasure, and this book will tell you all about it. If your scrap pile is getting a bit too large, this book will give you just the projects you need to knock it back down and be left with wonderfully creative objects for essentially nothing! This includes many useful items for your home, office and garden: wooden salad servers, a serving platter, deluxe meat tenderizer, letter rack, tool caddy, charming bird house, and more. Each project is explained in clear, straightforward terms, with step-by-step photos. Whatever your abilities, there are plenty of projects and ideas to help you turn little bits and pieces into beautiful accessories like those found in high-end specialty shops. Paperback. 176 pages. Contents: IntroductionPart 1: Basics1. Tools2. Materials3. Techniques4. Serving Platter5. Marble Game6. Ring Box7. Picture/Mirror Frame8. Meat Tenderizer9. Wedge End Box10. Pasta Measurer11. Salad Serving Forks12. Desk Tidy13. Pen Case/Necklace Box14. Floating Shelves15. Collectors Tray16. Sliding Dovetail Lid Box17. Japanese Work Trestle18. Letter Rack19. Recipe Book Holder20. Bird Box21. Garden Planter22. Tool Caddy23. Angle-Poise LampSuppliersResourcesGlossaryAbout the AuthorIndex About the Author: Derek Jones began work as an apprentice to a cabinetmaker, learning the meticulous skills needed for fine furniture making. He later took on his own furniture commissions and is now the editor of Furniture & Cabinetmaking magazine and author of several books.Woodworking From the Scrap Pile Preview

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