In one of our most enlightening 7 question videos steve latta answers life s tough questions like what is your favorite tool and what makes you passionate about woodworking. Employing spacer blocks and setup pieces the techniques steve latta uses in building this cabinet remove many of the pitfalls of case construction.
Contributing editor steve latta has written for fine woodworking since 1994 and taught full time in the furniture making program at thaddeus stevens college of technology for more than 20 years but he s finally setting up his home shop.
Fine woodworking steve latta. 7 questions with steve latta. Steve also builds commissioned reproduction and contemporary furniture and is a contributing editor for fine woodworking magazine. Steve latta has been a woodworker teacher and writer for over 25 years.
He teaches furniture making at thaddeus stevens college in lancaster pa and at workshops around the usa. He is a contributing editor to fine woodworking magazine and has released several videos on inlay and furniture construction. He has lectured at colonial williamsburg the museum of early southern decorative.
Replay join fww contributing editor steve latta for a webinar on his time tested methods for building a cabinet efficiently and solidly. Building a cabinet requires lots of critical skills from fitting parts to cutting joinery to glue up and assembly which means a lot can go wrong. Now that he and his wife have an empty nest he s emptied his garage of bikes and toys and taken the tarps off his tablesaw and planer.
He has lectured at colonial williamsburg the museum of early. Steve latta s favorite vises contributing editor steve latta joins mike and ben to discuss when to peg a tenon hammer veneering broken bandsaw blades cncs and what the difference is between a jointer and a planer. Steve latta craftsmanship across the board steve latta makes both contemporary and traditional furniture while teaching woodworking at thaddeus stevens college in lancaster pennsylvania.
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Build a better cabinet with steve latta. He serves as a contributing editor to fine woodworking magazine and has published extensively in related journals and magazines. In this free webinar long time woodworking instructor and contributing editor steve latta reveals his time tested methods for building a cabinet efficiently and solidly.
Steve latta has been a professional furniture and cabinetmaker for nearly three decades and teaches woodworking at thaddeus stevens college of technology in lancaster pa. Build a modern wall shelf.