Clean and subtle designs for cases tables chairs beds desks lighting and accessories utilizing the highest quality of traditional joinery craftsmanship and materials. Each piece is designed laid out constructed glued up sanded and finished by me.
Replay join fww contributing editor christian becksvoort for our webinar on wood movement.
Fine woodworking becksvoort. Berry picking with christian becksvoort associate editor anissa kapsales goes berry picking with christian becksvoort while they discuss chris s early days his new tattoos his friendship with nick offerman and what the future has in store for the becksvoorts. After all these years he says i still work alone. Becksvoort p o box 12 new gloucester me 04260.
H ere is a great chance to use scraps no matter the species. Build a shaker lap desk this pine lap desk is versatile enough to be used as a writing desk or as a support and storage desk for your tablet or laptop. I haven t decided what to use for knobs yet.
This time it will be the wall shelf with the suspended drawers. Replay join fww contributing editor christian becksvoort for our webinar on wood movement. I ve been a contributing editor since 1989.
Each piece is built to order with a six to twelve month backlog. Those marked with an asterisk were written about me. I m also working on four haystack chairs to arm chairs and two side chairs.
Christian becksvoort efficiency is important to pros like christian becksvoort and his shop reflects that. All in all a brief summery of my 5 decades of woodworking. The following is an excerpt from an upcoming article entitled handmade gifts by christian becksvoort issue 264 nov dec 2017.
His portfolio of work is deeply inspired by shaker design and he does occasional restoration work for the sabbathday lake shaker village. Sign up for eletters today and get the latest techniques and how to from fine woodworking plus special offers. Christian becksvoort has been a professional woodworker for 40 years and a fww contributing editor for 25.
The finest in individually built shaker and contemporary cherry furniture. Looking forward to seeing it in print. It s also a chance to get creative.
In the shop i had a two day photo shoot for an upcoming article in fine woodworking magazine. From machine layout and hardware storage to a bench dedicated to glue ups chris s shop incorporates the lessons learned in a long and industrious career. In addition to authoring dozens of articles for fine woodworking over the.
Covers dovetail construction breadboards setting hinges and. In 2004 becksvoort celebrated a major milestone in his career shipping his 500th commission. For more information go to links and click on fine woodworking.
Fine woodworking articles for those of you interested here is a listing of articles written by me. 1 fastening table tops issue 62 jan feb 1987 pp 58 59. Jan 9 2013 contributing editor to fine woodworking and furniture maker for 45 years.