"mywebaccts (at) PLUGcomcast.net" <"mywebaccts (at) PLUGcomcast.net"> wrote:
: As a novice woodworker, I'd like to try my hand at making some boxes.
: The two books that struck my interest were "Taunton's Complete
: Illustrated Guide to Box Making" by Doug Stowe and "Box-Making Basics :
: Design, Technique, Projects" by David Freedman.
: Can anyone recommend these or any other books? I would eventually like
: to make some nice jewelry boxes or just some boxes that merit a nice
: exotic wood combo. I've seen plenty of beautiful boxes at craft shows
: that "seem" to be easily constructed, but until I actually try it, I
: wouldn't assume that anything is easy!
In addition to others mentioned in this thread, look for books by
Andrew Crawford. He has a couple, and another with Peter Lloyd; Looyd
has another book as well. They are extraordinary:
All should be available --