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American Woodshop

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https://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365425288/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Scott and Suzy use an old table leaf purchased for just $5 to create this new corner shelf based on an antique, century old piece they discovered and use as the pattern for their “new” piece. Made of mahogany, this Chippendale influenced sculpted and hand scrolled work of art comes alive and makes... /episodes/get/30517 /episode/30517 Scrolled Corner Shelf /episode-player/30517

The art of scrolling and carving the perfect wall accent.

Air date:
Sat, 02/14/2015 - 20:30
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https://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365420240/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Formed with 38 perfectly sanded slats, held together with 80-pound fish line, and adorned with jewelry beads, this basket will make a statement at any picnic. Scott provides tips on using the drill press, a spindle sander, the art of wood steam bending and the best stains to use that will hold up... /episodes/get/30447 /episode/30447 Picnic Basket /episode-player/30447

Wooden strips strung to frame an elegant family picnic centerpiece.

Air date:
Sat, 02/07/2015 - 20:30
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https://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365409645/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Scott creates unique boxes out of various species of wood, and notes the importance of keeping all the wood grains running in the same direction, and adds, “let the wood dictate the shape of the piece.” All boxes are one-of-a-kind, lathed turned and buffed to a beautiful soft shine. /episodes/get/30335 /episode/30335 Segmented Wood Lidded Box /episode-player/30335

Split turnings join reclaimed woods to make magic.

Air date:
Sat, 01/31/2015 - 20:30
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https://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365409615/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false A beautiful broken arch wall cabinet is designed out of walnut wood with complimenting maple wood in this episode of American Woodshop. Scott visits Lisa Sager, owner of Cloud9 Creations to watch her create a breathtaking stained glass insert for the cabinet. Scott adds LED lighting to the cabinet... /episodes/get/30215 /episode/30215 Broken Arch Wall Cabinets /episode-player/30215

Elegant furniture for the wall! Custom glass transom!

Air date:
Sat, 01/24/2015 - 20:30
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https://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365406415/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Learn how to frame those favorite pictures, souvenirs and such with Scott and Suzy as they show us how to make heirloom frames. Utilizing southern yellow pine, the team frames the beautifully painted Moose Walking In the Woods from the previous Spirit Carvings episode. The piece turns out... /episodes/get/30039 /episode/30039 Heirloom Framing /episode-player/30039

Featuring scrolled edge masterpieces. Jim Foster's 3-D scroll art.

Air date:
Sat, 01/17/2015 - 20:30
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https://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365400125/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Woodcarvings are created in this episode, a Wind Spirit, Flying Horse Weather Vain and a 3-dimensional Moose Walking in the Woods. Scott repurposes reclaimed walnut wood and utilizes a selection of woodcarving hand tools to create the Flying Horse & northern white cedar wood to carve the... /episodes/get/29858 /episode/29858 Spirit Carvings /episode-player/29858

Animal 3-D signs and wind spirit weather vanes.

Air date:
Sat, 01/10/2015 - 20:30
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