Stress Relieving Hobbies – Woodworking

In the last period of time, the popularity of people who have become involved in all types of DIY projects has grown considerably. A lot of programs or TV channels dedicated to this kind of projects have began to appear and continue to create quite … [Continue reading]

Woodturning: How to Use a Faceplate Safely

Woodturners tend to split the craft into two categories, spindle turning and faceplate turning. This refers to the orientation of the grain of the wood with respect to the bed of the lathe. Spindle grain runs parallel to the bed of the lathe and … [Continue reading]

Ipe for Woodworking Projects – Tips to Make Woodworking Easy

Are you looking for a sturdy kind of hardwood on your next masterpiece? Then you should totally try ipe for woodworking projects. Primarily grown in Brazil, ipe is sometimes called "ironwood" because of its unique density and strength. Try … [Continue reading]

Woodworking Basics – Mastering the Essentials of Craftsmanship – An Integrated Approach With Hand and Power tools

Woodworking Basics presents an approach to learning woodworking that has proven successful for hundreds of people who have taken the author's introductory course over the past 20 years. Peter Korn's method helps new woodworkers learn the right … [Continue reading]

What To Look For When Buying Lumber

Whether you are building a deck or you are simply creating something interesting for your home, one of the first things that you need to think about is your lumber. Buying good lumber is essential for any project, and you will discover that there … [Continue reading]