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5 Woodcarving Cuts For Beginners

Friday, 31st of March 2017

Woodcarving rewards perseverance, especially in the beginning. Like so many hobbies, when you struggle to master the basics, the frustration can persuade you to stop (and you’ll lose out on some highly useful skills). To get you started in the right way,

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5 Woodwork Project Ideas For 2017

5 Woodwork Project Ideas For 2017

Friday, 10th of February 2017

New year’s resolutions are normally dropped after a month, if not a week after they’re set. The nice thing about woodworking projects is they’re made for the long haul, and allow anyone with even an ounce of dedication to drop in and out as they wish.

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6 Money Saving Woodwork Hacks

6 Money Saving Woodwork Hacks

Thursday, 25th of August 2016

The secret to being a successful woodworker lies in managing your budget. Whether you’re offering a professional service or are just a dedicated hobbyist, the amount of money saved over a single project should not be underestimated. To help you save the

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FAQ: What Is Birch Plywood?

FAQ: What Is Birch Plywood?

Thursday, 21st of January 2016

For the benefit of both the professional tradesman and hobbyist joiner, we at WoodShop Direct are always expanding our selection of cut to size wood. One of our most recent additions is our Birch Plywood sheets – a specific wood veneer designed for a variety

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DIY Wood Christmas Ornaments

DIY Wood Christmas Ornaments

Monday, 14th of December 2015

With only 11 days to go until Christmas, the Christmas decorations are up, the Christmas tree has been bought and the festivities will soon be kicking in. The shops are lined with Christmas decorations at this time of the year but it's often difficult to

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