Once again Instagram has been giving people a sneak peak at the new wooden hand planes I've been working on. If you're not already following I'd recommend you do so as more and more will be going up there. It's become a firm favourite around here.

Anyone who follows White Willow on Instagram will have already seen the bits of progress on the new hand planes. The first one to be released is the Smoothing Plane. Diminutive in size, yet designed with a rear to fill the back hand for authority through...

There's always something going on behind the scenes or silence as the case has been for the past 3 weeks. Most of which has been at this very computer attempting to make website progress, which has been frustrating. In the workshop, after 6 months of...

With a bit of Quebec Yellow Pine lying under my workbench I thought a bit of joint making wouldn't go a miss just to keep me in shape. Actually it's any excuse to break out the chisels, they make me feel like a woodworker.   The tools...

After going back and forth a hundred times and having to consult a helpful individual on UK Workshop Forum (Thank you Jaywhoopee) I managed to make a decision on a bandsaw.A full day of tweaking later and we have...

The tool chest has been progressing and with a busy second half of last week I was left with more to do this week than I'd anticipated. The need for somewhere to put my tools has firmly overtaken my desire to make a pretty tool...