Videos & Plans

Everything you need to know to use milk paint. Includes making your own paint, accurately mixing paint to get the correct viscosity, brush selection, surface prep, brush techniques, decorative painting options, rubbing down and finishing the finish.

DVD — $20 each (free shipping to USA)


An excellent introduction to Windsor chairmaking techniques, these tables can be be built with store-bought wood and few specialized tools.  Learn how to choose and use a shaving horse,  bend wood by submerging in boiling water, bore and ream holes for bent parts, etc.

DVD — $30 each (free shipping to USA)


Windsor Rocker with Elia Bizzarri DVD

In this 8-hour video, you’ll learn to build a Continuous-Arm Windsor Rocker from log to assembly. Each step is covered in depth, and Elia’s experience and humor make for engaging viewing.

DVD — $36 each (free shipping to USA)


Windsor Chair PlansSET OF DVD & PLANS

Includes one ‘Traditional Windsor Rocker’ DVD, plus full-scale detailed plans of the chair in the DVD,  Curtis Buchanan’s Continuous Arm Rocker.  The plans include a contour map of the seat carving, turnings, and half-scale side and front views. Template page is printed on 4 ml mylar. Plans are shipped via First-Class Mail in a tube (not folded), so they may arrive several days after the DVD.

Set of DVD & Plans — $90 set


Claire Minihan makes and sells beautiful travishers. She shows how to make a travisher and a wooden spokeshave in this great video. Also covers blade-making and sharpening.

Travisher Making Video — $26 each (free shipping in USA)

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Rocker Video Trailer

Table Video Trailer


Plans for many other chairs can be found at Curtis Buchanan’s website.