Ten Easy Woodworking Projects

Sean Michael Ragan

I am descended from 5,000 generations of tool-using primates. Also, I went to college and stuff. I am a long-time contributor to MAKE magazine and makezine.com. My work has also appeared in ReadyMade, c't – Magazin für Computertechnik, and The Wall Street Journal.

2399 Articles

By Sean Michael Ragan

I am descended from 5,000 generations of tool-using primates. Also, I went to college and stuff. I am a long-time contributor to MAKE magazine and makezine.com. My work has also appeared in ReadyMade, c't – Magazin für Computertechnik, and The Wall Street Journal.

2399 Articles

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I’ve built a lot of stuff with wood in my life, but I do not consider myself a “woodworker” by any stretch of the imagination. When I evaluate a project that uses wood, personally, what I look for is the maximum cool result for the least amount of technical skill and work. Here, then, are ten of my personal favorite bangiest-for-the-buck wooden projects from the vault. Enjoy!

#10

woodworkingBeginner Woodworking Project for Illusionists?

#9

woodworkingNice DIY Bedframe Design

#8

woodworkingDIY Wood toys for kids

#7

woodworkingWeekend Project: Rok-Bak Chair

#6

woodworkingUpcycling Wood Pallets

#5

woodworkingHow-To: Build Nob Yishigahara’s “Dualock” Cross Puzzle

#4

woodworkingHow-To: Trammel of Archimedes

#3

woodworkingHow-To: Build Large Couches on the Cheap

#2

woodworkingWooden Buttons From Fallen Branches

#1

woodworkingPlywood Coffee Table

Did I miss a good one? Let me know, below!

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