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Host Scott Phillips, an American woodworking master, shares time-honored tips and new techniques in the construction of projects you can do at home.

TV Schedule

Adirondack Chair #1709 [TV-G]
Special techniques and finishes must be used to make this chair weather storms for years to come. Eastern Red Cedar accents sets this apart from all other chairs.

  • KET2 Monday, October 27 at 5:00 pm EST

Fancy Window Treatments #1710 [TV-G]
Built-in raised panels and window casing of cherry point the way to home architectural enhancement. Routers and special bits do most of the shaping work. Pin nails are used to construct the window accents. This is a clever solution for traditional old world elegance.

  • KET2 Monday, November 3 at 5:00 pm EST

Window Bench #1711 [TV-G]
This style of bench was originally found in New York. A tilt-up seat reveals a hidden storage compartment. The white ash seat is strong yet beautiful. Special hinges make the assembly easy and quick. The bench is a perfect accent under windows.

  • KET2 Monday, November 10 at 5:00 pm EST

Turning Heirloom Gifts #1712 [TV-G]
Turning is fun, safe, and remarkably easy. Maybe that explains the rapid growth of turners in America. A fruit bowl and a kitchen ladle show the easy way to do both spindle and face plate bowl turning.

  • KET2 Monday, November 17 at 5:00 pm EST

Two Drawer Utility Chest #1713 [TV-G]
Walnut and figured hard maple combine to make this Shaker masterpiece shine. Suzy shows how dovetails should be cut to be perfect. Turned Shaker style pulls are the custom touch that brings all the design details together.

  • KET2 Monday, November 24 at 5:00 pm EST

Free Standing Tool Cabinets #2001 [TV-G]
The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers and Ohio Grows add photovoltaic solar panels.

  • KET2 Monday, December 1 at 5:00 pm EST

Veneer Inlays #2002 [TV-G]
Decorative wood inlays in furniture and shop lighting solutions are highlighted.

  • KET2 Monday, December 8 at 5:00 pm EST

Stair Case Upgrades #2003 [TV-G]
Balustrades and newel posts are showcased.

  • KET2 Monday, December 15 at 5:00 pm EST

Segmented Turnings #2004 [TV-G]
Magic in turned wood is spotlighted.

  • KET2 Monday, December 22 at 5:00 pm EST

Thinking Toys 2 #2005 [TV-G]
Puzzle joinery in furniture designs is highlighted.

  • KET2 Monday, December 29 at 5:00 pm EST

Kitchen Cabinet Retrofit #2006 [TV-G]
Simple and affordable kitchen renovations are demonstrated.

  • KET2 Monday, January 5 at 5:00 pm EST

Home Entertainment Designs #2007 [TV-G]
New woodworking ideas for every home are shared.

  • KET2 Monday, January 12 at 5:00 pm EST

Bathroom Storage Solutions #2008 [TV-G]
Clever wooden cabinets with easy to use hardware are highlighted.

  • KET2 Monday, January 19 at 5:00 pm EST

Recycled Hardwood Projects #2009 [TV-G]
Affordable solutions with reclaimed woods are spotlighted.

  • KET2 Monday, January 26 at 5:00 pm EST

Outdoor Garden Benches and Pergolas #2010 [TV-G]
Building to last. Outdoor finishing solutions are highlighted.

  • KET2 Monday, February 2, 2015 at 5:00 pm EST

Shop Jigs #2011 [TV-G]
Making things to simplify shop tasks and revolutionary new clamping designs are highlighted.

  • KET2 Monday, February 9, 2015 at 5:00 pm EST

Scroll Saw Gifts #2012 [TV-G]
Relaxing skill building cutting projects are showcased.

  • KET2 Monday, February 16, 2015 at 5:00 pm EST

Architectural Wooden Accents #2013 [TV-G]
Window and wall bracket accents are highlighted.

  • KET2 Monday, February 23, 2015 at 5:00 pm EST
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