Free external resources for woodworking ideas and support

 
Lumberjocks.  Woodworkers of all skill levels post their projects here daily (over 100,000 to date!), and provide project guidance and feedback. A great source of inspiration and a fine way to share your accomplishments!

Lumberjocks. Woodworkers of all skill levels post their projects here daily (over 100,000 to date!), and provide project guidance and feedback. A great source of inspiration and a fine way to share your accomplishments!

Sawmill Creek Woodworking Community.  This site has a wide range of forums for discussion of virtually any woodworking topic you can think of. If you are having a project challenge, tool setup challenge, or want to share a solution or tip - then this is a good place to visit.

Sawmill Creek Woodworking Community. This site has a wide range of forums for discussion of virtually any woodworking topic you can think of. If you are having a project challenge, tool setup challenge, or want to share a solution or tip - then this is a good place to visit.

Go-to resources for project supplies (external vendors, no affiliation)

 
Rockler Woodworking and Hardware.  They offer a wide selection of hardware for woodworking projects; specialty blades and bits; jigs and guides, and; unusual wood.

Rockler Woodworking and Hardware. They offer a wide selection of hardware for woodworking projects; specialty blades and bits; jigs and guides, and; unusual wood.

Kennedy Hardwood.  A great resource for obtaining local hardwoods, flooring and custom milling services. Located in Preble, New York.

Kennedy Hardwood. A great resource for obtaining local hardwoods, flooring and custom milling services. Located in Preble, New York.

Why we do what we do: Inspiring reads

 
Birdhouse, by Tony Hoagland.  The power of making something beyond the something itself; the ability to create a lasting memory.

Birdhouse, by Tony Hoagland. The power of making something beyond the something itself; the ability to create a lasting memory.

Attack of the Community Woodshop, by Henry Belanger.  A Fine Woodworking article that explores the "new" concept of a community workshop.

Attack of the Community Woodshop, by Henry Belanger. A Fine Woodworking article that explores the "new" concept of a community workshop.