"My Kingdom for a Reed!" - a reed making book by Dr. Theresa Delaplain. Beautiful, clear color photographs and an excellent section on knife sharpening. This book in intended for beginning and intermediate reed makers, but has been acclaimed by advanced reed makers as well.
This informative 16-minute DVD by Christopher Weait guides you through the stages of assessing and improving your bassoon reed. It also teaches you how to use simple tools and techniques to modify the reed.
This is a 2-set DVD. The first DVD is about 68 minutes and illustrates making a reed from a piece of gouged, shaped and profiled cane. The second DVD is about 43 minutes and shows finishing and fine-tuning a reed.