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If you’re a fan of woodworking or NBC’s “Parks and Recreation,” check out this video by the folks at Fine Woodworking. Nick Offerman, who plays the surly Parks Director Ron Swanson, shows off his woodshop, which he has outfited with his own DIY router jig for planing large slabs of wood.

Matt Richardson

Matt Richardson

Matt Richardson is a San Francisco-based creative technologist and Contributing Editor at MAKE. He’s the co-author of Getting Started with Raspberry Pi and the author of Getting Started with BeagleBone.


  • Beth

    Beautiful shop! Check out that canoe hanging in the rafters! Cool to see a real and talented guy in his element.

  • http://heartlessmachine.com Chris

    This guy was my hero before I saw the video. But now that I have seen the video… He’s my superhero.

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