List of the Best Woodworking Magazines

We compiled a list of the best Woodworking Magazines currently available. you get ingenious woodworking tips, woodwork plans, learn new techniques, you'll pick-up design ideas, and read authoritative articles, how-to's, product reviews and tool evaluations. These magazines span from Scroll Sawing and Intarsia to Cabinet-Making, from Woodturning and Carving to Fine Woodworking, and sometimes less than fine woodworking. Woodworkers as a group love to read and learn. Woodwork magazines keep them up-to-date, informed, and well educated.

Wood Magazine

Wood Magazine For woodworkers of all skill levels. It provides woodworker plans, step-by step woodwork instructions, tips and techniques. Every pattern shop-tested for your guaranteed success.

Woodcraft Magazine

Woodcraft Magazine Woodcraft Magazine is your one-stop source for everything woodworking, and is a must-have subscription-based publication for workers who strive for perfection. Every issue brings you an abundance of information on “Projects, Techniques, and Products” through authoritative articles, featured how - to, and special reviews.

Woodcarving illustrated

Wood Carving Illustrated Magazine Woodcarving Illustrated recognizes the subject matter as both a skillful art form and enjoyable hobby, and is sure to satisfy even the most enthusiastic of wood carvers. The publication is filled with helpful tips, techniques, and projects for all levels of ability. Woodcarving Illustrated provides both beginner and advanced carvers with step-by-step illustrations and patterns of carving projects, along with colorful photographs of the ideal finished product.

Scrollsawing Magazine

Scroll Saw Woodworking and Crafts Each issue of Scroll Saw Woodworking and Crafts includes projects and techniques for all types of scrolling. Whether you are just starting out or are a seasoned woodworker, you're sure to find projects that will have you eager to start making sawdust.

Woodworker Journal

Woodworker's Journal America's leading woodworker journal. Project oriented woodworking magazine. Novice to expert level projects explained in an editorially friendly and sophisticated format. Departments that teach specific woodworking techniques and discuss hardware options and innovation are also a regular feature. Tool reviews and industry news.

Family Handyman Magazine

Family Handyman Magazine Why pay for pricey repairs when you can save money and time doing it all yourself? Edited for the DIY type, Family Handyman is your guide to home, automobile and appliance repair. Featuring step-by-step instructions and clear photos, this magazine is as vital of a tool as the ones at your workbench.

American Woodworker Magazine

American Woodworker Magazine Whether you’re just starting the craft or a seasoned pro, American Woodworker magazine is sure to be your go-to guide for all things woodworking.This magazine is designed for the woodworking enthusiast. In each issue, you'll find in-depth articles about woodwork tools, as well as all kinds of woodworking tips, techniques and materials. You'll even have a chance to read about woodworking project ideas.

Fine Woodworking Magazine

Fine Woodworking Magazine Focusing on the very best of woodworking techniques skills. This site provides a lot of high quality content in the form of articles, video, images. The site covers in depth most aspects of woodworking from techniques, wood, finishes and tools, and also showcasing the work of top woodworkers. The quality of the work illustrated provides inspiration to its readers.

Fine Homebuilding Magazine

Fine Homebuilding Magazine Fine Homebuilding is the leading and most reliable residential construction magazine on the market. Every issue of this publication delivers the essential information for building a beautiful home. The content in Fine Homebuilding is provided by some of today's most trusted and respected carpenters, masons, architects, cabinetmakers and more

this old house

This Old House Magazine This Old House is a home improvement magazine that primarily concentrates on the appreciation of quality craftsmanship and the pleasure that comes from exceptional design. Produced as a counterpart to its television show watched by millions, the magazine is written like a backstage pass to this extremely popular version of the title.

More Magazine

More Woodturning Magazine More Woodturning is a magazine for turners who mostly turn wood. It is designed to provide guidance in woodturning techniques and to keep you informed as much as possible with what is happening in the woodturning craft; i.e., new equipment, new tools, new techniques, new projects, shows, places to sell, etc. Our purpose is to provide good information on technique, product reviews, information on new products, and general news of interest to woodturners. If you are a woodturner, an artist who turns wood, a collector who collects turned wooden objects or are simply interested in woodturning, we'll welcome you as a regular reader of our magazine.

popular woodworking

Popular Woodworking Magazine Projects to build their woodworking skills and make their shop time even more rewarding. Technique articles from some of the biggest names in the business, including Bill Hylton, Don McConnell, Glen Huey and Troy Sexton. The best finishing techniques from Bob Flexner. Tool reviews that arm them with the knowledge they need to make the best buying decisions. Plus a new special section: Woodworking Essentials, an ongoing series of articles from Nick Engle that hones in on the most important topics — table saw use, router jigs, joinery, and more — and covers them in encyclopedic detail.


ShopNotes ShopNotes is written by woodworkers for woodworkers, and it shows. Each issue is full of practical, hands-on woodworking information, as well as clear, step-by-step plans for great woodworking projects. Whether you’re new to woodworking or been a woodworker for years, you’re sure to find something in ShopNotes that will help you hone your woodworking skills.

Canadian Home Workshop

Canadian Home Workshop Canadian Home Workshop has been Canada’s authority on home improvement and woodworking for the last 33 years. The magazine provides its readers with a mix of classic and contemporary woodworking projects, including information for beginners that will develop their skills and more advanced techniques to challenge and inspire. The do-it-yourself features cover home improvement and renovations, from small projects that can be completed in a few hours to extensive renovations. Canadian Home Workshop also offers expert reviews of the latest tools and home improvement products, do-it-yourself advice, and a venue for readers to share their ideas and showcase their work.


Woodsmith For more than 30 years, woodworkers have turned to Woodsmith for the most detailed woodworking plans, shop tips and how-to techniques available anywhere. Today, Woodsmith provides woodworkers with the information they need to be successful.

Canadian Woodworking

Canadian Woodworking - Free Digital SampleCanadian Woodworking is distributed 6 times a year. Every month, we pack our magazine with tips, plans, tool reviews and more. Our articles focus exclusively on the subject of woodworking; from Intarsia, to dust collection. Take a look at our current issue. If you like it as much as we do, feel free to subscribe, or request a free trial issue.

Creative Woodwork

Creative Woodwork & Crafts Creative Woodwork & Crafts® magazine is the best source available for original scroll saw and Intarsia patterns, as well as many other kinds of small woodworking projects. Every project and feature article is new and exclusive.

Cabinet Maker FDM

Cabinet Maker and FDM Professional Cabinet makers magazine. Best practices in woodworking technology and business