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If you like to give gifts, woodworking can take your generosity to another level when you start making things for others.

How to be a Modern Renaissance Woodworker

If you like to give gifts, woodworking can take your generosity to another level when you start making things for others.

Here are 10 basic tools that are not expensive that you need to have in your shop as a woodworker. I'll also cover why they are important and what each one of them can do for you.

10 Basic Woodworking Hand Tools You Should Own

Here are 10 basic tools that are not expensive that you need to have in your shop as a woodworker. I'll also cover why they are important and what each one of them can do for you.

The bark of tree is the outermost covering that protects the tree from damage from both the elements and insects.

Glossary PDF covering over 1,000 terms

The bark of tree is the outermost covering that protects the tree from damage from both the elements and insects.

This is an entire woodworking book in a series of posts. You can literally read my whole book for free. I hope you enjoy it.

Woodworking for Beginners Part 33

This is an entire woodworking book in a series of posts. You can literally read my whole book for free. I hope you enjoy it.

Here are more than 50 wood finishing tips, tricks, and tutorials that can help you become an expert at wood finishing quickly. These are some of the best and easiest to apply finishes all in one place.

Category: Wood Finishing | Westfarthing Woodworks

Here are more than 50 wood finishing tips, tricks, and tutorials that can help you become an expert at wood finishing quickly. These are some of the best and easiest to apply finishes all in one place.

Making clamps is one of the best ways to get started in woodworking. You will need a lot of them anyway, and they are a pretty straight forward woodworking project for a beginner.

Woodworking For Beginners Part 3

Making clamps is one of the best ways to get started in woodworking. You will need a lot of them anyway, and they are a pretty straight forward woodworking project for a beginner.

Make tools in the beginning. If you have nothing else to make, but you still want to be a woodworker, then make tools. They are super important, and they will make you a better woodworker.

Woodworking For Beginners Part 2

This is a section from A Beginners Guide to Woodworking: Helping New Woodworkers Make Better Projects, which is available on Amazon. Over the next month, you

All of the beauty with none of the ethical questions. Teekri wood is the modern solution to using rare and endangered wood species in your woodworking projects.

How Teekri Wood Can Help Save Endangered Wood Species

This is How Teekri Wood Can Help Save Endangered Wood Species. In this post, I'll introduce you to Teekri Wood, and show you several great reasons why this

If you need to stain a table, this is the easy way. Staining a table is not very different from any other woodworking project, though a few things can help make it easier.

How to Stain a Table the Easy Way | Westfarthing Woodworks

This is How to Stain a Table the Easy Way. In this post I’ll show you the steps you need to follow in order to stain a large project like a table. I’ll also

This is 10 Honest Reasons Why I Love My Harbor Freight Lathe. I’ve been the proud owner of a mid size harbor freight bench top lathe for over a decade.

10 Honest Reasons Why I Love My Harbor Freight Lathe

This is 10 Honest Reasons Why I Love My Harbor Freight Lathe. I’ve been the proud owner of a mid size harbor freight bench top lathe for over a decade. It’s

This is how you buy a used planer and get the most form your purchase. There are a few things to know, and you can get one of these awesome tools in your shop for a super deal without being taken advantage of.

10 Helpful Tips for Buying a Used Planer

This is 10 Helpful Tips for Buying a Used Planer. In this post, I’ll show you what to look for in order to ensure that you not only get a great deal, but you

How to curve or bend wood in five different ways. At least one of them will work for you.

How to Curve Wood in Five Different Ways

This is how to curve wood in five different ways. By the end of this post, you will know five different methods of bending wood, and you’re sure to find one

I made my own wedding ring, and it was one of the best decisions I ever made. It means mroe to me, and it was actually not that difficult.

17 Awesome Reasons Why I Made My Own Wedding Ring | Westfarthing Woodworks

I made my own wedding ring, and it was one of the best decisions I ever made. It means mroe to me, and it was actually not that difficult.

This is How to Support a Long Wooden Shelf. Long shelves are very beautiful for a lot of reasons, they are also a little hard to support. Use these different methods, and you won’t have to worry about sagging or unsafe shelves.

How to Support a Long Wooden Shelf | Westfarthing Woodworks

No saggy shelves. This is a few different ways to support a long shelf. Happy building.

This is 10 Fun Things to Build With Wood. In this post I’ll show you 10 really fine woodworking projects, with links to learn more about each one. By the time you’re done reading, you’ll have a lot of great ideas to take into your shop.

10 Fun Things to Build With Wood | Westfarthing Woodworks

Here are some fun projects to build with wood. Happy building.

This is 16 Awesome Reasons to Use Titebond Wood Glue. Woodworkers use a lot of wood glue, and as a new woodworker, seeing all the glues on the shelf can be…

16 Awesome Reasons to Use Titebond Wood Glue | Westfarthing Woodworks

Titebond wood glue is my favorite, and if you haven't picked out your own favorite, give mine a try. I'll tell you all about it. Happy building.