Shop Stools, Revisited on Craftsy.com

It’s official! I’m now a contributor to the Craftsy woodworking blog.

My first article, fittingly, is about shop stools. In the article, I discuss some basic principles that make a good shop stool, then provide some practical ideas backed up by photos from the Shop Stool Build-Off.

Read the article on the Craftsy Woodworking Blog.

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Buzz About the Shop Stool Build-Off

It’s not too late to register for the Shop Stool Build-Off!

More than eighty woodworkers have registered for the Shop Stool Build-Off and some have let their enthusiasm spill over, as evidenced by the buzz surrounding the event which takes place this Saturday (January 25).

#SSBO

I’m not the only one blogging about the event. Here are all the blog posts about the Shop Stool Build-Off of which I am aware.

Alexander Karu

  1. Planing and Prep Work
  2. Preparation for the Shop Stool Build-Off

Andrez Boczek

  1. Ogólnoświatowa akcja budowy stołków warsztatowych – mój projekt (Shop Stool Build Off)

Chris Wong

  1. The Shop Stool Build-Off
  2. Need Some Ideas for Your Shop Stool?
  3. Designing My Shop Stool
  4. Shop Stool Design #1: Slick and Simple
  5. Shop Stool Design #2: Slick and Nearly as Simple
  6. Prizes for the Shop Stool Build-Off
  7. Shop Stool Build-Off: Upping the Ante

David Picciuto

  1. Weekly Woodworking Wrap-Up Review #2

Derek Olsen

  1. Shop Stool Design.
  2. Pick Your Seat.
  3. Refining Ideas.

Dyami Plotke

  1. There Are Events Afoot

Jamie Hubbard:

  1. # Shop Stool Build Off.. Part 1
  2. # Shop Stool Build Off.. Part 2. Day one (Saturday)
  3. # Shop Stool Build Off.. Part 3. Day two (Sunday)
  4. # Shop Stool Build Off.. Part 4. Voting has started

Jeremy Wright

  1. Stool Design Guide
  2. Stool Design Guide: Drop the Base
  3. Stool Design Guide: Have a Seat
  4. Stool Design Guide: Structure
  5. Stool Design Guide: My SSBO Napkin Sketch

Joe McGlynn:

  1. Shop Stool Build-Off Design 1
  2. Shop Stool Build-Off Design 2
  3. What I’m Not Making for Chris Flair’s Stool Build-Off

Marc Spagnuolo

  1. Shop Stool Build-Off

Fr. Thomas Bailey, OSB

  1. Shop Stool Build-Off
  2. Shop Stool Build-Off #2