Valley Woodturners – If you’re into turning this is the club for you.
Outaouais Wood Carvers – Monthly Meetings focused on wood carving and pyrography.
Lee Valley Tools – Manufacturer and retailer of quality woodworking tools and hardware. Their catalog and website are a wealth of information and their customer service is second to none.
KJP Select Hardwoods – Ottawa’s favourite family owned one-stop-shop for wood, live edge slabs, plywood, turning/carving stock and natural finishes. They’re conveniently located just a couple doors down from us. If you’ve never been do yourself a favour and check them out, they’re the best lumberyard in town.
Lost Art Press – A publisher of great hand tool focused books. The blog is a vast resource of hand tool, workbench and furniture information. Highly recommended reading.
The Chris Schwarz Blog – You can never have too much Schwarz. Contributing editor of Popular Woodworking Magazine Chris Schwarz’s other blog. Another deep source of woodworking info.
The Popular Woodworking Shop Blog – Another great source of info from Popular Woodworking Magazine. Tonnes of info from an array of great woodworking minds.
The Wood Whisperer – One of the first woodworking blogs on the internet. Marc Spagnuolo provides a humorous and informative take on a hybrid woodworking. His free site is an excellent resource. The Guild (pay site) provides super in-depth builds of some very nice furniture. Highly recommended!
The Woodwright’s Shop – PBS has made many new and classic episodes Roy Underhill’s Woodwright’s Shop available for free online. Worth checking out.
The English Woodworker – Richard and Helen share their insights into traditional woodworking.
The Highland Woodworker – Online series hosted by Charles Brock. A great way to learn about new techniques and find inspiration from masters of the craft.