Live Edge Coffee Table
classic woodworking

This Classic Woodworking project showcases the elegance of live edge black walnut. Host Tom McLaughlin makes a spectacular coffee table with a waterfall end and wood base that creates a cantilevered effect. Tom will also show us how to use hand tools to make a beautiful bowtie inlay.

Episode Duration: 26 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 106

About Classic Woodworking:

In CLASSIC WOODWORKING, custom furniture-maker Tom McLaughlin turns design inspiration into easy-to-follow projects for woodworkers at every skill level.

He teaches the latest wood crafting techniques, as well as tips and instruction for how to create projects that will stand the test of time.

Projects this season include: a Craftsman-style dining chair in white oak; a Shaker-style hall table in cherry; a hanging bow front cabinet in American ash; a tilt-top round breakfast table in curly maple; a live-edge coffee table made from New England walnut; and much more.


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Future Broadcast times for "Classic Woodworking": (show all)

Wed, Feb 8 8:30 A.M. Shaker Box     NH CREATE
Wed, Feb 8 2:30 P.M. Shaker Box     NH CREATE
Thu, Feb 9 4:30 A.M. Shaker Box     NH CREATE
Wed, Feb 15 8:30 A.M. Craftsman Style Dining Chair     NH CREATE
Wed, Feb 15 2:30 P.M. Craftsman Style Dining Chair     NH CREATE
Thu, Feb 16 4:30 A.M. Craftsman Style Dining Chair     NH CREATE
Wed, Feb 22 8:30 A.M. End Table with David Lamb     NH CREATE
Wed, Feb 22 2:30 P.M. End Table with David Lamb     NH CREATE
Thu, Feb 23 4:30 A.M. End Table with David Lamb     NH CREATE
Wed, Mar 1 8:30 A.M. Tilt Top Table     NH CREATE
Wed, Mar 1 2:30 P.M. Tilt Top Table     NH CREATE
Thu, Mar 2 4:30 A.M. Tilt Top Table     NH CREATE

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WENH-TV Ch. 11 Durham

WLED-TV Ch. 48 Littleton

WEKW-TV Ch. 18 Keene

W50DP-D Ch. 50 Hanover

W34DQ-D Ch. 34 Pittsburg

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