Correa Wood Works
Craftsman furniture featuring full integral mortise and tenon joinery. 100% solar powered!

Archive for August 2009

butcher block base

August 18, 2009

Here is a look at the butcher block base. It is made of knotty alder and features hand cut dovetails, mortise and tennon joints and American made Tente casters.  After I have milled the stock, I begin by cutting the mortise and tennon joinery. Next comes the dry fit and then on to groovin’ the […]

End grain butcher block

August 10, 2009

Here is a look at how I put together an end grain butcher block top. After I get the blanks milled, I crosscut them into the thickness the client wants and dry fit the top. I used 65 biscuits to re-inforce the joints on this end grain top. but only you and I will ever […]