Woodworking Network > Wood > Wood of the Month

Wood of the Month


CATEGORY:         SORT BY:  

Maple Offers Figures Fantastic for Furniture & Specialty Items

By Jo-Ann Kaiser Posted: 05/02/2012 4:48PM

Curly, bird’s-eye and other figured maples offer wood lovers a treasure trove of forms for their furniture and specialty items. Sponsored by Columbia Forest Products


Red Grandis: An Ecological Beauty

By Jo-Ann Kaiser Posted: 04/03/2012 3:36PM

Red grandis (eucalyptus grandis) is a sustainable alternative to tropical hardwoods. Sponsored by Columbia Forest Products


Pau Marfim: Wood Is No Featherweight

By Jo-Ann Kaiser Posted: 03/08/2012 11:26AM

The heavy, dense pau marfim wood is light in tone only. Sponsored by Columbia Forest Products.


American Black Walnut: A Bold & Beautiful Furniture Species

By Jo-Ann Kaiser Posted: 02/06/2012 8:46AM

Still beloved for furniture and cabinets, American black walnut has become a beleaguered species. Sponsored by Northwest Hardwoods.




Karelian Birch: Fancy Wood Figures

By Jo-Ann Kaiser Posted: 12/01/2011 2:29PM

Karelian burl is gaining popularity in furniture, architectural and specialty item usage.


Lodgepole Pine: A True Wood Bugaboo

By Jo-Ann Kaiser Posted: 11/04/2011 10:43AM

Hard hit by beetle infestation, lodgepole pines “feel the stain.”


Cherry Wood a Furniture Favorite

By Jo-Ann Kaiser Posted: 09/29/2011 11:17AM

American cherry wood continues to be a perennial favorite for furniture.


Ipe

By Jo-Ann Kaiser Posted: 08/31/2011 12:15PM

This durable, exotic species is becoming a big hit: inside the home and out.


Prev 1 .. 3 4 5 6 7 .. 26 Next

View all events >
FEB
01

Woodex

Teheran
Search our database for woodworking equipment, supplies and services:

Select a category:


Feedback Form
Feedback Form