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Rough Cut- Woodworking With Tommy Mac; Vodcasts


TMAC Tips - Vodcasts Rough Cut Season 1 Shows 1-20

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Rough Cut- Woodworking With Tommy Mac
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ROUGH CUT - WOODWORKING WITH TOMMY MAC invites viewers into the world of respected furniture maker Tommy MacDonald, as he travels to historic landmarks to gain design inspiration and then returns to his workshop to demonstrate the steps and techniques needed to create future family heirlooms. In each episode, MacDonald shares his skills and best practices, providing detailed project instructions for anyone interested in learning the basics of the craft. For the more experienced enthusiast, Tommy also showcases his more complex projects with advanced tips and techniques. Each half-hour includes three segments: "Basic Woodworking Techniques," "Weekend Projects" and "The Field Trip."

Rough Cut – Woodworking with Tommy Mac is produced by WGBH Boston and distributed by American Public Television. Series release date: 10/2/2010

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Series aired in 2007 and 2008.

Full episode video podcast feed offers all 13 episodes of the current season in their entirety.

Additional video podcast feed offers interviews, at-home videos, Carnegie performances, out-takes and raw, unedited rehearsals.

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Donnelly, Laurie (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Rough Cut- Woodworking With Tommy Mac; Vodcasts,” 06/02/2010, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed January 21, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1981C5DD174D48FCA2CBCBD7164BBD6D.
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APA: Rough Cut- Woodworking With Tommy Mac; Vodcasts. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1981C5DD174D48FCA2CBCBD7164BBD6D
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