Paul and Ellie at work on a project

Innovating in Videography and Woodworking

By Philip Adams | 5 May 2017

Hello Woodworking Masterclasses subscribers, As many of you will have noticed, we have been making (more than usual) significant changes to our presenting, filming and editing process. This has been particularly evident on our longer projects, but will be seen across all of our content. I thought it might be useful to provide some insight…

Gallery Goodness, 26th April 2017

By Mark Hawkins | 26 April 2017

Spring has sprung here at the workshop. Lambs and rabbits are haring about in the local fields, and the building is a hive of activity as Paul and students begin the third day of a six-day woodworking class.

Gallery Goodness, 13th April 2017

By Mark Hawkins | 13 April 2017

Here is the latest round up of gallery submissions. Thank you very much to btyreman, dalbir, Tim A, Tolga Avcioglu, Tom Funk, einar, James Savage and Josh Jenkinson! This edition comes with a special challenge. Can you spot the cat?

Gallery Goodness, 29th March 2017

By Mark Hawkins | 28 March 2017

  Many more magnificent makers have, this March, submitted several sensational pictures of their pieces completed by hand. Thanks go to tobiasbilger, canito79, Matthew Wiles, Ged, Tom Benim and Jim Braun. It’s a treat to see these! Best, Mark

Gallery Goodness, 14th March 2017

By Mark Hawkins | 14 March 2017

It’s been another fantastic fortnight for community project uploads, with the below pieces finding a home on our gallery.

Gallery Goodness, 1st March 2017

By Mark Hawkins | 1 March 2017

We have had quite a number of submissions to the galleries over the past fortnight, in spite of some hiccups with the submission form. (If you do find that the form is producing error messages, please contact us.) Thank you everyone for persevering and sharing you amazing pieces with us. Thanks this time are due to…

Gallery Goodness, 16th February 2017

By Mark Hawkins | 16 February 2017

Each week I have the pleasure of processing the pictures that have been uploaded to our galleries. It’s one of the highlights of my week and I love showing the new pictures round the workshop. So here they are for your delectation too! These are just this week’s uploads, so do check out the galleries for more user projects.

Christmas Project Ideas with Paul Sellers

By Mark Hawkins | 5 December 2016

Need a plethora of presents for friends and family? Or a timely diversion from tinsel and sprouts? Paul has prepared a panoply of past projects perfect for the purpose of providing festive fun. See the video below for his suggestions. Click the images or highlighted text to access the projects. [raw] [column size=”1/2″ wpautop=”true”] Dovetail Boxes Who needs…

Trees for the Future

By Joseph Sellers | 10 November 2016

Everyone needs trees but the link between woodworkers and trees is more apparent than general and, perhaps, even more important. The thing is, most trees take a very long time to grow so it takes a special kind of care for the future to take the time to plant trees. We enjoy the harvest from…

Website Housekeeping

By Mark Hawkins | 11 August 2016

I am carrying out a small tidy-up on the Tools and Techniques page today to make it a little less cluttered. This means some of the videos from months gone by might pop up again on the Latest Projects and Activity sections of the front page. So, if you see a familiar-looking video crop up unexpectedly, it…