Beginners woodworkingWoodworking encompasses a great number of diverse activities, including turning, woodcarving, marquetry, cabinetmaking and joinery, however, every specialist craftsman or craftswoman has at some time mastered the fundamentals of measuring and marking, dimensioning, assembling and finishing – considered the basics of woodworking skills that are the core of any woodworking calling.  

Woodworking 101 will help you get started as a woodcrafter.



  • Introduction To Woodworking
  • Safety First
  • Hardwoods Vs Softwoods
  • Various Styles Of Saws
  • Measure Twice, Cut Once
  • Chisel Basics
  • Choosing Hand Tools
  • Adhesives For Woodworking
  • Sharpening Tools – Get To The Point
  • Making Joints
  • Deciding What To Build
  • Creating Working Drawings
  • Finishes And Fillers



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