I'm a beginner woodworker who favours hand tools and reclaimed timber

Restored room divider screen

Found this in hard-rubbish, was too close to functional to break down for the wood, so disassembled it, stripped the old varnish, sanded, stained and re-finished with shellac.  Alison added new fabric & it's got a new life. Original condition Disassembled & sanded Filled…

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September Boxes

Made with a hard wood for a pleasant change (maybe silky oak? originally from a drawer from a sideboard) Pine base (top), hardwood drawer bits for sides & drawer front became the lid Groove for base One finished with beeswax, one still raw

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Spice trays

A pair of trays to sit on top of the kitchen organiser trays to hold spice bottles. Gluing panel from smaller slats Smoothed Bases for trays Frames for tops Side pieces dimensioned and tenons cut Pieces cut to size Coming together Glued Stained &…

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