This week on Rough Cut Woodworking with Tommy Mac, Tommy works on a poplar and black walnut Spice Box. He'll be joined in the shop by Glen Huey of 360 Woodworking to help break down what looks like a complicated box structure with an amazing inlaid design on the door. Glen and Tommy are inspired by the famous Chester County, Pennsylvania spice boxes made popular in the late 18th Century, and want to see if these useful boxes can make a comeback!
The Emmy-nominated ROUGH CUT - WOODWORKING WITH TOMMY MAC gives viewers the confidence to fulfill their furniture-making dreams.Host Tommy MacDonald, a respected furniture maker and a graduate of the North Bennet Street School (a renowned craft and trade school in Boston's North End), travels to historic landmarks for inspiration and then returns to his workshop to demonstrate the steps and techniques to create a wide variety of furniture for the home and office. In each episode, Tommy shares his skills and best practices, providing detailed project instructions for anyone interested in learning the basics of the craft. For the more experienced, Tommy showcases more elaborate designs with advanced tips and techniques.