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Woodworking

Ohio Man Starts a Woodworking Business

Scott Andres is a resident of Norwalk, Ohio. He had spent many years working as a cop. However, he found the job to be very unfulfilling. He decided it was time for a career change. He was not sure what career path he should follow because he was not college educated. Scott always liked working Read the full article

Why More People are Taking Up Woodworking

It can be difficult to keep yourself busy and engaged on a regular basis, especially if you don’t have some type of hobby. This is why a lot of individuals have been taking up woodworking as a viable activity that not only keeps their hands and minds busy, but allows them to create a plethora Read the full article

Developmentally Disabled People Are Learning Woodworking

Skidz Reimagined is a vocational program in Lebanon, Ohio, that is teaching the skill of woodworking to people in the area that suffer from developmental disabilities. The program originally started out with only one student. However, a few more developmentally disabled people heard about it and wanted to join a few months later. The program Read the full article

A Beautiful Pen for a First Woodworking Project

Many woodworkers fondly recall their first woodworking project. For many woodworkers, that first project might have been a spice rack, a small toy, or a simple carving. Recently, one woman decided to share the story of her first woodworking project. You might be surprised to learn about the project. Do you know what it was? Read the full article

WOODWORKING

Woodworking is the process or activity where items are skillfully made from wood. These processes can be furniture making, carvings, woodturning and even carpentry joinery. Modern technology advancements and industry demands have changed woodwork field. For example, with computer aided (Numeric Controlled) machines, mass production of woodwork products can be accomplished at a very fast Read the full article

Couple Makes Money With Their Woodworking Hobby

John and Trudie Hechel live in the city of Plymouth, WI. They have enjoyed doing woodworking projects together for many years. They find it is a great way to spend time together. They started making various woodworking projects around 10 years ago as a hobby. The projects were fairly easy at first because neither John Read the full article

A Woodworking Nomad Has It Made

Many people imagine a woodworker to be someone with a home and a large woodworking shop located in the basement or a massive barn outside. While this may be true for many woodworkers, it certainly isn’t true for John McGill. McGill is a talented woodworker who doesn’t happen to have a home. In fact, he Read the full article

Buying Items from a Professional Woodworker

If you’ve ever gone down the street and noticed someone selling wood carvings, you know how expensive these pieces can be. While totally gorgeous and beautiful in their own way, these carvings could set you back hundreds or even thousands of dollars if you aren’t too careful about where you’re buying from. One way to Read the full article

Using Woodworking as a Way to Relax

In this day and age, we’re all looking for a way to relax from an otherwise hectic and chaotic life. Some people get into bad habits to take their mind off of their troubles, like smoking and overeating, while others find a more viable outlet that truly pays off in many more ways than one. Read the full article

The Implications of New Architectural Woodwork Standards

The North American Architectural Woodwork Standards have been released. Effective on July 1st, these guidelines will direct all projects on the continent. The standards contain safety measures, size limitations, and common materials. The handbook helps to solidify projects and make sure that all contractors adhere to the same regulations. In 2017, cabinet hardware is one Read the full article