'The Woodwork Pattern Book' contains over 80 practical projects that can be made by hand. This practical book helps you to develop your woodworking skills, not through a series of exercises, but by making objects that - whether simple or more advanced - are useful and well designed. Every project includes a pattern and detailed instructions, arranged by level of difficulty - from simple display shelves to your own garden shed or workshop. Packed with useful tips and hints, and featuring spotlights on individual techniques within every chapter, this book is the perfect way to progress while making practical and beautiful items in wood. Projects include : Shelving * Book ends * Toolbox * Coffee table * Dining table and chairs * Garden furniture * Desk * Gate * Window frame * Workshop or garden shed * Household steps * Side table * Chest of drawers * Simple boat
Alonzo W P Kettless has had wide industrial experience as a craftsman and designer and has taught woodwork for many years. He is the author of several books on woodwork.