Building Unique and Useful Kids' Furniture

Cabin Lessons: A Nail-by-Nail Tale

A Splintered History of Wood

Ridiculously Simple Furniture Projects

Woodworking FAQ: The Workshop Companion

The Backyard Homestead Book of Building Projects

BUILDING UNIQUE & USEFUL KIDS’ FURNITURE—it’s coming, it’s coming!!

My latest book—Building Unique & Useful Kids’ Furniture—will be out December 1st.

Coming soon to a bookstore (or e-commerce site)
near you

I’ll be launching the book (and building a project from it) December 4th at 6:30 at the Stillwater Public Library. All are welcome!!

Spike's Projects

Simple Storage Projects

Five simple projects for creating more storage space in your workshop, basement or garage. (From Woodworking FAQ: The Workshop Companion)

Potting Bench - A Workbench for Plant Lovers

Crafted from standard cedar boards and lumber, this potting bench has a large work surface for working with plants, and plenty of space above and below for storage. The side bins provide a convenient place to stow dirt clippings and other gardening materials as you work. (From The Backyard Homestead Book of Building Projects)