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American Woodshop

American Master Visit with Sam Maloof at His Studio (#903)

Visit the new recently opened wood shop of internationally renowned artist Sam Maloof. See how his chairs, which grace homes around the world, are sculpted using both power and hand tools. Modern glues are discussed in depth as an easy five-part foot stool is made. Drill press tune-up techniques are demonstrated and the drum sander is highlighted as a new woodworking tool. [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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