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American Woodshop

Wooden Puzzles and Games (#611)

Scott explores a fascinating array of new interlocking puzzles that are all remarkably easy to create. He visits Tom Lensch, world-renowned puzzle designer, to discover crafting techniques. Later he makes turned wooden darts to add a personal touch to a spirited tournament. Finally he shows how to make designer writing pens using simple shop tools. [26 minutes] Closed Captioning

This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.

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Series Description: Host Scott Phillips, an American woodworking master, shares time-honored tips and new techniques in the construction of projects you can do at home. From an Annie Oakley Dry Sink to a Chippendale High Boy, Scott guides you through the process of building tables, chairs, benches, medicine cabinets, cupboards, plant and candle stands, serving spoons, salad bowls and a storage chest . A master woodworker with a personable style thorough knowledge of his craft, Phillips's reverence for the intricacies of wood and its possibilities has helped make AMERICAN WOODSHOP a favorite among ptv audiences.

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