Wood is one of the oldest known natural resources, and its universal appeal remains timeless.
As every woodworker will testify, to work with this material is to appreciate its amazing versatility.
This practical book demonstrates the basic techniques of woodworking, providing the foundation on which to build your skills.
It begins with an introduction to timber and a guide to tools.
Advice on getting started is given, as well as in-depth guides to fixings and fastening, joints, and advanced techniques.
There are 20 step-by-step projects, from basic tasks such as a wine rack and picture frame, to complex ventures for experts such as a bedside cabinet and dining table.