They say that for the true artist, inspiration can strike at any moment.
Flawless skin cannot make up for poor bone structure.
On today’s show, I discuss set on hand saws, auger bits for softwoods and hardwoods, spring pole lathes, shopping for used tools, and staying motivated to work in the shop.
What’s more important for today’s traditional woodworker, obtaining the end product, of the process of doing so?
Woodworking books and videos are wonderful resources. But hands on time with your tools and a few boards will teach you more than any book or video ever will.
Setting your goals high, but attainable, will enable you to challenge yourself, obtain new skills, and still have fun while doing it.
The last time I attempted to make a chair, things didn’t go so well. Maybe I’ll have better luck this time around?