There are many online resources that offer woodworking project plans, such as Wood Magazine, Minwax and Popular Woodworking Magazine. These three resources have a variety of different woodworking project plans for items such as shelves, birdhouses and different types and styles of furniture.
At the Wood Magazine website, there are some free project plans for a workbench, picture frame and artist's easel. The site also offers other plans that customers can buy for a variety of different furniture projects, such as dining room, living room, Mission and Shaker furniture.
The Minwax website has free woodworking projects for different skill levels, including beginner, intermediate and advanced. Some types of projects include collectible shelves for beginners, Chippendale mirror frame for intermediate level and an Adirondack chair for advanced level. All the plans are downloadable.
The Popular Woodworking Magazine website has many free plans for different types of furniture, jewelry boxes and birdhouses. This site also provides information on woodworking basics and advanced techniques.