Book & Education Recommendations

I have no affiliation with any of these products. It is simply an attempt to answer questions I am often asked. In almost every case, I have purchased and extensively used these products in my shop.


Helpful Blogs & Videos

Chair Making

Curtis Buchanan  - Youtube   

Tim Manney - Blog

Jeff Lefkowitz - Blog

Caleb James - Blog, Youtube

Peter Galbert - BlogVideos

Elia Bizzarri - Blog, Youtube

Sloyd & Spoon Carving



Chair Making

Chairmaker's Notebook - Peter Galbert 

Sloyd & Spoon Carving

Swedish Carving Techniques - Wille Sundqvist

Slojd in Wood - Jogge Sundqvist

Spon - Barn The Spoon

Green Woodworking

Country Woodcraft - Drew Langsner


Folk Schools & Private Teachers

Michigan Folk School

Woodspirit School of Traditional Craft

The Woodworking School at Pine Croft

North House Folk School