User’s Handiwork – Garden bench by martin

This garden bench was made by Martin from a buildeazy plan.The free plans can be seen here www.buildeazy.com/garden-seat-1.php Martin says…“Had great fun making the garden bench which goes really well with the table I made earlier.I used a water based Bright Oak stain which was very easy to apply using a brush to get into … Read more

User’s Handiwork – Folding picnic table by João

This folding picnic table was made by João Carlos from a buildeazy plan.The free plans can be seen here www.buildeazy.com/1pce2x4-1.phpAnd the $5 downloadable plans can be purchased from here João says…My name is João Carlos I am Brazilian and I live in Brazil.I made the picnic bench used the site design.I’ll run another site project.I’ll … Read more

Zoe builds a bench with table

Zoe’s 2 seater bench project by Les Kenny Zoe’s first build – A 2 seater bench with a small table attached in the middle. Zoe had no fear of using any of the tools. She jumped straight into it and completed the whole job in about 6 hours. The plans and instructions for this project … Read more

Two seater bench with center table

Easy step-by-step picture laden instructions – Just follow along By Les Kenny This style of bench has been around for yonks. This is my version of it. I have authored another (cheaper-to-make) version here. I hope you find these plans useful and easy to understand, if so – please share. I appreciate feedback (end of … Read more

Two seater bench with built in table made of 1×6 lumber

2 seater bench seat

By Les Kenny This style of bench is very common and there are many varied versions posted around the place. This is my version. Novice woodworker Zoe made this table – more » What differentiates this fellow is that it is built mostly out of rough 1×6 (150mm x 25mm) actual (true) size lumber. But … Read more

How to build a kids multipurpose easel

Introduction and the parts list An easy project to make. It can be built without the use of any power tools. This is a good, simple, easy-to-make kid’s easel that can be used for a blackboard, a whiteboard, a clipboard, and an artist’s canvas. To make this easel is simply a matter of cutting the … Read more

How to build a kid’s play cottage

PAGE CONTENTS• Material requirements• The plans• Making the floor• Making the walls• Making the roof• Making the door and windows• Photos of your handiwork Introduction The roof on this kid’s cottage does require some thought, but with a bit of patience and by carefully following the plans and instructions you will soon end up with … Read more

Robyn builds a stick chair

Robyn’s 1×2 stick chair project by Les Kenny Robyn’s second build. Robyn’s first ever build was a large picnic table which can be seen here. She must have got a taste for woodworking projects because soon after she came back to make two stick chairs. One from a previous plan, and the second from a … Read more

Stick chair from 1×2 lumber

Making a folding stick chair by Les Kenny This particular stick chair was designed for and built by Robyn, a novice woodworker and only her second ever woodworking project. You can see more of Robyn making the chair here . It is a fun project. Pictorial table of contents Click on a thumbnail image below … Read more

Neena builds a Stick Chair

Neena’s stick chair project by Les Kenny Neena’s first build. Neena came to build a folding stick chair – not for herself but as a gift for a friend of hers who was moving into her first house. She was a real rip into it type person – Once started she wouldn’t come up for … Read more