Lee Valley & Veritas
Woodworking Newsletter
 
  Volume 8, Issue 3 - January 2014    
 
 
A Chat with Nick Offerman
Many know actor Nick Offerman (center) from the hit TV show Parks and Recreation. But did you know that in addition to being a successful actor, he's also a skilled woodworker? We recently had the opportunity to talk to him and find out what drives his love of woodworking. Read more...
 
 
 
Using a Bench Chisel
Using a Bench Chisel
Woodworker Charles Mak shares how he uses a chisel bevel to his advantage. Read more...
 
 
 
What Is It?
What Is It?
The item shown is one of only a few tools carried by this type of tradesperson. Read more...
 
From the Collection
From the Collection
Part of a large hardware inventory destined to be sold off, this vise instead made its way into Lee Valley's permanent tool collection. Read more...
 
Interesting Read
Interesting Read
How to make a mitre box, as explained in this excerpt from Short Cuts in Carpentry, originally published in 1909. Read more...
 
Project of the Month
Customer Project
A workbench with a great deal of sentimental value, it features a walnut top and cherry and hickory legs and stretchers. Read more...
 
Featured Patent
Featured Patents
Used in the sheet metal trade, this hammer was found in its original packaging with a hand-written note explaining the tool's history. Read more...
 
Lee Valley Seminars
Lee Valley Seminars
Each of our retail stores across Canada offers a broad selection of in-store seminars for woodworkers. To see what's offered in your area, please select a city from the map.
 
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