Build your skills as you build terrific tables! Inside, you’ll find step-by-step photos and instruction, plus measured drawings, for 17 tables in a wide range of styles and skill levels (including several handsome pieces you can easily build in a weekend). From simple tapered legs to contemporary cabrioles, from simple slap tops to draw-leaf tops,…


Finishing wood surfaces can be tricky and time-consuming, and all that effort and time may not yield the beautiful product envisioned at the start. Great Wood Finishes is written by an expert in the field to help the occasional finisher/refinisher or hobbyist woodworker avoid that problem. The book uses simple instructions and a wealth of…


Organizing has become a huge industry and no wonder: we all have overflowing wardrobes and desk drawers, countertops littered with kitchen gadgets, and overstuffed computer desktops. We dream of getting organized – but what’s a disorganized person to do? In this book, professional organizer Stacey Platt comes to our rescue with empowering ideas on putting…


The premier work of author carver Ron Ransom. He offers instructions for three specific versions of Santa Claus and many other variations, as well as painting instructions. Rons illustrations serve as an impetus for the carver to approach his own work with freedom. His Old World Santas are great symbols of happiness and goodness.


This title is packed with 36 fresh and inspiring projects – including quilts, pillows, table linens, and more. You can add those little personal touches that make a house a home with these 36 inspiring and beginner-friendly projects from the mother and daughters team at “Sweetwater Designs”. “Sweetwater’s Simple Home” also includes expert advice, hints,…


Primitive, rustic, one-of-a-kind furnishings are wildly popular with a wide range of homeowners and professional decorators. Passion for Primitives, with more than 200 lush and stunning photographs, depicts the unpretentious honesty of pieces that come from the imaginations and hearts of the untrained artisans who created them. These furnishings, accent pieces, rustic architectural and structural…