WorldCat Identities

Bridgewater, Alan

Overview
Works: 205 works in 539 publications in 8 languages and 23,115 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Illustrator, Other
Classifications: TT199.7, 684.08
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alan Bridgewater
Woodwork : a step-by-step photographic guide to successful woodworking( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In an age of mass-produced flat-pack furniture, there is a particular pleasure to take from returning to the tradition and craft of working with wood by hand. Woodwork is a celebration of carpentry, featuring easy-to-follow instructions for mastering core skills, along with a range of beautiful and achievable projects with full step-by-step instructions"--Page 2 of cover
Stonework by Alan Bridgewater( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woodcarving basics by Alan Bridgewater( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes how-to information for projects: a rustic country stool, a ball-in-a-cage puzzle, and a wildfowl decoy
Outdoor woodwork : 16 easy-to-build projects for your yard & garden by Alan Bridgewater( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes how-to information
Mastering hand tool techniques : a comprehensive guide on how to sharpen, tune and use classic hand tools to add power to your woodworking by Alan Bridgewater( Book )

18 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and German and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mastering Hand Tool Techniques will enable you to get the best out of your hand tools. It introduces you to the full range of hand tools from rules and tapes, to saws and planes, and gives step-by-step illustrated instruction on how to use them. There is advice on what tools to buy, how to sharpen and tune them and how to care for and store them. In addition, the book is packed with tips on workshop layout, working wood, safety, measuring and marking, clamping, gluing, repairing and renovating tools and ways of combining power tool working with hand techniques. Finally, a directory of over 40 of the most popular woods provides guidance on the best wood for your particular project."--Jacket
Holiday crafts : more year-round projects kids can make by Alan Bridgewater( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instructions for making projects for holidays around the year, with kids and adults working together
Building doors & gates : instructions, techniques, and over 100 designs by Alan Bridgewater( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to building doors and gates, with ideas for entrances from a wide range of architectural styles, charts identifying components and joints, instructions for constructing and hanging, and expert tips for all skill levels
Beautiful wooden gifts you can make in a weekend : craft 20 heirloom projects and master new techniques-- from marquetry to turning and more by Alan Bridgewater( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outdoor water features : 16 easy-to-build projects for your yard and garden by Alan Bridgewater( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers attractive plans and step-by-step instructions for introducing water into your yard. Sixteen unique projects for both novice and more experiences do-it-yourselfers. Completer easy-to-follow, illustrated instructions, including materials lists and cross-sectioned drawings. Information on how to install pumps and filters, fitting fountains, creating formal and informal ponds and selecting plants and water features
A treasury of woodcarving designs by Alan Bridgewater( Book )

6 editions published between 1981 and 1988 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A source for world-wide woodcarving designs with each design being related to its proper cultural and historical period
Carving totem poles & masks by Alan Bridgewater( Book )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and German and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clear, step-by-step drawings and easy-to-follow directions teach you how to carve full-size or in miniature the majestic totem poles and masks of the Native Americans from the Pacific Northwest
The craft of wood carving by Alan Bridgewater( Book )

5 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outdoor stonework : 16 easy-to-build projects for your yard and garden by Alan Bridgewater( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Projects include: Stepping-stone path -- Cobble spiral -- Natural outcrop rock garden -- Tessellated paving -- Raised bed -- Flagstone steps -- Alpine hypertufa trough -- Troughs and planters -- Paved circle -- Multicolored crazy paving path -- Tranquil Japanese garden -- Dry-stone retaining wall -- Cantilevered seat-shelf -- Sundial -- Flagstone potting table -- Camomile bench -- Pedestal table
How to build birdhouses and feeders : featuring 11 step-by-step woodworking projects by Stephen Moss( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides designs and projects for building birdhouses and bird feeders
The complete guide to decorative woodworking by Alan Bridgewater( Book )

10 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and Spanish and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quick & easy projects for the weekend carpenter : over 25 simple & stylish pieces to make for your home by Alan Bridgewater( Book )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two dozen projects for contemporary, smartly designed wooden pieces are presented for enthusiastic carpenters who have only limited time to spend on their hobby. Projects range from easy ones for beginners to ambitious undertakings for experienced carpenters. Each begins with a list of essential tools, and then proceeds with a drawn-to-scale diagram of the item and full-color, step-by-step photos with explanatory captions for completing the undertaking. Just some of the many projects include: Hanging kitchen wall rack (for beginners) ... Arts and crafts wall mirror (for beginners) ... Turned fruit bowl (intermediate level) ... Kitchen trolley (intermediate level) ... Bathroom cabinet (advanced level) ... Adjustable porch chair (advanced level). A detailed section describing basic tools, techniques, and different kinds of lumber serves as a useful reference to handicrafters familiar with woodworking, and is indispensable to those new to the hobby. Here are great ideas for spending enjoyable leisure hours while also producing handsome, useful objects for the home
The pond specialist : the essential guide to designing, building, improving and maintaining ponds and water features. by Alan Bridgewater( Book )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Printing with wood blocks, stencils & engravings by Alan Bridgewater( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carving masks : tribal, ethnic & folk projects by Alan Bridgewater( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of woodcarving projects, presenting step-by-step instructions, drawings, photographs, and hands-on-tool illustrations for creating twelve tribal masks from cultures around the world
Renewable energy for your home : using off-grid energy to reduce your footprint, lower your bills and be more self-sufficient by Alan Bridgewater( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Do you want to cut energy bills, stop relying on foreign energy and help reverse climate change? Then this book is the perfect first step. Filled with straightforward, clearly illustrated projects, Renewable Energy for Your Home details the practical options available today. It provides the information you need to choose the solutions that best fit your house, lifestyle and budget
 
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Woodwork : a step-by-step photographic guide to successful woodworking
Alternative Names
Bridgewater, A.

Bridgewater, A. & G.

Bridgewater, A. & G. (1944- )

Bridgewater, A. & G.

Bridgewater, A. 1944-

Bridgewater, A. (Alan)

Bridgewater, Alan & Gill.

Bridgewater, Alan & Gill (1944- )

Bridgewater, Alan & Gill

Bridgewater, Alan 1944-

آلان بريدجواتر، 1944-

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StoneworkWoodcarving basicsOutdoor woodwork : 16 easy-to-build projects for your yard & gardenMastering hand tool techniques : a comprehensive guide on how to sharpen, tune and use classic hand tools to add power to your woodworkingBuilding doors & gates : instructions, techniques, and over 100 designsBeautiful wooden gifts you can make in a weekend : craft 20 heirloom projects and master new techniques-- from marquetry to turning and moreOutdoor water features : 16 easy-to-build projects for your yard and gardenCarving totem poles & masks