Doug Stowe is a professional furniture designer and box maker. He is the author of 5 books including Taunton's Complete Illustrated Guide to Box Making, Creating Beautiful Boxes with Inlay Techniques, Simply Beautiful Boxes, and Making Elegant Custom Tables. He also writes for Fine Woodworking and Woodwork magazines. In 2001 he started a pre-K through 12th grade woodworking program called "Wisdom of the Hands", recognizing the importance of hands-on learning for all children.
Great book for the beginning box maker or carpenter. Excellent illustrations and great instructions. Found out the author lives down the road a few miles. Read morePublished 9 days ago by Steven Chain
I have several books by the author Doug Stowe and some of his videos about making wooden boxes.
I think he knows the subject well enough, has enough experience and in... Read more
Box making is extremely exacting woodworking. Simple looking is not simple making. This book opens your eyes to how to make really nice boxes. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Thomas Lecoq
Great presentation done by someone who knows and cares about good woodworking. A dedicated teacher of the craft who pridexs himself with good work.Published 6 months ago by Bubba Cash
I picked up this book from the library and really liked the ideas in it, but I was a little confused about some of the steps. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Kindle Customer