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Rockler Beautiful Boxes, Book

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Beautiful Boxes, Book

SKU: 53329 ID: 567084532 UPC: 9781621139553

Building a wooden box is one of the best ways to develop overall woodworking proficiency. Boxes are quick to build, require only a small amount of material, and can be made in the smallest of woodshops. Beautiful Boxes: Design and Technique is the perfect introduction to the art for beginners and intermediate woodworkers. Each chapter features a new box design, ranging from simple to complex as you work through the book, with each one illustrating a key design principle. Also included are one or two design variations for showing off your creativity and adding your own personal touches. Each chapter is beautifully illustrated with 300 colorful, instructive photographs and easy-to-follow illustrations. 176 pages.Content: Introduction Chapter 1: Lift Lid Rectangular Box Chapter 2: Veneered Box Chapter 3: Finger Jointed Chest Chapter 4: Bracelet Box Chapter 5: Jewelry Box Chapter 6: Sliding Top Jewelry Presentation Box Chapter 7: Swivel Lid Box Chapter 8: Magnetic Tower Resources IndexAbout the Author:Doug Stowe, a professional woodworker for over three decades, is one of America´s premier box makers. He is the author of Taunton´s Complete Illustrated Guide to Box Making and Basic Box Making and appears in three feature-length DVDs. Stowe teaches woodworking in Eureka Springs, Arkansas and across the country. In 2009 he was selected as an Arkansas Living Treasure by the Arkansas Arts Council for his contributions to the craft of woodworking.

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