From the Back Cover
Furniture Projects for the Deck and Lawn You can make all of these handsome projects from ordinary 1-by and 2-by lumber, using basic woodworking tools. Each project includes a detailed materials list, step-by-step instructions, and an assembly drawing showing how the pieces fit together. The parts connect with waterproof glue plus nails or screws-this sturdy furniture goes together fast! Finish your project with varbish or paing, or leaveit unfinished to weather naturally. You'll enjoy making these terrific outdoor projects, and your family will enjoy beautiful and useful results.
About the Author
John Kelsey is a journalist and editor specializing in woodworking and furniture making. He has a degree in woodworking and furniture design from the School for American Craft at the Rochester Institute of Technology. He is a former editor in chief of Fine Woodworking magazine and a publisher of woodworking and home building books at the Taunton Press. He is the author of Furniture Projects for the Deck and Lawn. He lives in Newtown, Connecticut.