2 Toy Catapults for Marshmallows (Free Plan)

Looking for something to do with or for your children? During this trying time you may be looking for something to fill your time, either with your kids or for them. This is a fairly easy project that provides great bonding time and a fun toy when you’re done. Having a workshop big or small is a great way to keep busy while having to social distance ourselves.This marshmallow thrower is great fun. Just click the plan name below to download. Happy woodworking, stay healthy.… Read More »2 Toy Catapults for Marshmallows (Free Plan)

Groovy Toy Box

007 Groovy Toy Box: Basic Construction

Groovy Toy Box Cut the clutter in your family room with this solid tongue and groovy toy box plan. With the exception of the top and bottom few inches this storage box could be left unglued. Because all of the pieces interlock you could adjust the size of the box by adding or removing slats pieces  as your needs expand or shrink. The slats are all beveled tongue and groove joints (hence the GROOVY) that lock together for for strength and appearance. The lid attaches with a strip of piano hinge.… Read More »007 Groovy Toy Box: Basic Construction

047 Frame & Panel Toy-Box: with finger savers

Frame & Panel Toy-Box This toy-box is constructed using mortise and tenon joinery for all of the rails and stiles. The panels are made so they nest deeper than normal for added strength and durability. As we all know a toy-box usually end up being extra seating for adults and a climbing area for the kids. All of the top rails sit ¾” lower than the legs to help avoid little fingers getting pinched when the lid comes down. In addition to the piano hinge… Read More »047 Frame & Panel Toy-Box: with finger savers