Woodworking for Women

As a woman who is also a self-taught woodworker I am passionate about getting more women to try their hand at this rewarding craft. It’s not easy; believe me I know, to break into a world that has, for so long, been dominated by men. Everything about woodworking says, “Big hands, thick arms, strong back … Read more Hello world!

The Beginner’s Guide To Woodworking

Much has changed since the days when our grandparents were growing up. Back then, the majority of men had woodworking skills and could use their hands to build a number of items. These men would work on their own projects as a hobby whenever time allowed for it. Fast forward to today’s age. The number … Read more Hello world!

Where to Go to Get Basic Woodworking Lessons

Wood is by far the most popular material in the world for home items such as chairs, benches, doors, windows, cabinets, tables, wardrobes and jewellery boxes. Wood is still widely used to make houses in many countries and not even only poor countries either. So it follows that woodworking is one of the most sought … Read more Hello world!

Different Types of Woodworking Projects!

Custom woodworking has been around for many years and continues to be a popular hobby. Custom woodwork is the fine art of creating custom projects by hand. Customizing takes just a bit of basic carpentry and woodworking skills to master. You will want to have a well-equipped workshop with a variety of woodworking hand and … Read more Hello world!

An Overview of Woodworking Routers and Router Bits

Professional and amateur woodworkers alike should be familiar with routing. This process involves using a woodworking router to “rout out”, or hollow out, wood surfaces for decorative or functional purposes. Staircase designers and furniture makers often use routers to shape and create intricate patterns on wood surfaces. The Different Types of Routers Electric routers are … Read more Hello world!

Choosing Woodwork Plans For Rookies

Like many other jobs, planning is of utmost importance for woodworking tasks. Woodcutting always demands careful planning and step by step approach towards the ultimate goal. Even for the beginners setting up a plan for woodwork is a must as it will guide them through the intrigue process and save them a lot of time … Read more Hello world!

Why Projects For Learning? – Part II – The Means

My daughter wants to do woodworking for her vocational – business project. It is a popular choice. But woodworking, like all projects, takes money to practice and learn. Plus, woodworking requires expensive equipment and professional expertise. How do we connect a costly and potentially dangerous professional-level occupation with the interests and desires of a twelve-year-old … Read more Hello world!