About the Author
Kelly Mehler, of Berea, KY, has been building furniture professionally for more than 20 years. Considered the expert on the table saw, Mehler also gives workshops across the U.S. on table saw techniques. A frequent contributor to Fine Woodworking
, the author has also appeared in the popular Taunton video: Build a Shaker Table.
Lonnie Bird, a professional woodworker specializing in period furniture, runs a woodworking school in Dandridge, Tennessee.
Jeff Jewitt is a professional finisher and refinisher in Cleveland, Ohio and a contributing editor to "Fine Woodworking,"
Thomas Lie-Nielsen is the founder and owner of Lie-Nielsen Toolworks which manufactures high quality handtools. He lives in Warren, Maine.
Andy Rae, from Asheville, North Carolina, is a professional woodworker who writes frequently for woodworking magazines and teaches woodworking.
Gary Rogowski, a contributing to "Fine Woodworking," operates his own school, the Northwest Furniture Studio, in Portland Oregon.
Pat Warner is a contributor for Taunton Press titles including Versatile Router.