Woodworking

Hardwood, softwood, plywood – nails, screws, glue – paint, stain – choose the best materials your project! Browse through the woodworking projects and inspiration on Create Whimsy. From starting with different woods to make a butcher block table or cutting board, to updating a bookcase your grandfather made, we’ve got some great projects to update your home or give as gifts.

Meet Miles, a lifelong maker at only age 14 who has his own YouTube channel, Make with Miles. He is a proficient woodworker, prints on fabric, does leather working and...

Wood burning is a fun and easy way to add texture and designs to any wood finish -- even write personal sayings or quotes! Wood burning started in the early...

This bookcase was originally made by my Granddad for my mom and her sisters eons ago. Over the years, she’s had quite a few makeovers. This is my favorite look...

Add a pop of color to your living room with a colorful coffee table! I couldn’t find one I liked, so decided I would make my own. We spend time...

C’mon, you know you have a few. Maybe a lot. :-) What to do with wine corks? It seems wrong to just throw them away when repurposing them reminds you...

A friend saw this chest of drawers left by the dumpsters at her apartment building, and thought of me. Not sure if that is good! Ha! It’s in good shape,...

Collecting threads is like being turned loose in a candy store! (Well, maybe more like a fabric store….) I’ve been using a greater variety of threads from my stash lately,...

When installing surround sound in your home, some speakers do not have a mounting bracket already attached. So to mount our speakers, I made solid walnut shelves with a clear...