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Getting Started in Woodworking: Skill-Building Projects That Teach the Basics (Getting Started)

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Publisher Comments:

While this book was written for any beginning woodworker, it has a special appeal for women. The projects, based on popular items found in fashionable stores and catalogs, are attractive, relatively simple to build, and have obvious appeal. And they are far less expensive to build than to buy. Each project is graded from simplest to most difficult, with each one teaching a set of skills that build on the skills learned in previous projects.

The book is written in a friendly, encouraging tone and includes not only a wealth of practical information, but also humorous tales of woodworking misadventures aimed at relieving beginners' worry about making mistakes.

Book News Annotation:

Based on the author's "absolute beginner" classes, this guide features five progressively more complex projects ranging from a basic handmade box to a power-tooled file cabinet. Includes color illustrations, material and tool lists, work smart tips, resources, and a glossary. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

Written in a friendly, encouraging tone, this handbook features a wealth of practical information as well as humorous tales of woodworking misadventures aimed at relieving beginners' worries about making mistakes. 300 photos & illustrations.

Synopsis:

Based on the author's "absolute beginner" classes, this guide features five progressively more complex projects ranging from a basic handmade box to a power-tooled file cabinet. Includes color illustrations, material and tool lists, work smart tips, resources, and a glossary. Annotation (c) Book New

Synopsis:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 199) and index.

About the Author

Aimé Ontario Fraser began her woodworking career during high school. She has been a professional woodworker and boatbuilder. She teaches woodworking and boatbuilding in Norwalk, CT.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781561586103
Subtitle:
Skill-Building Projects that Teach the Basics
Author:
Fraser, Aime
Author:
Aime
Publisher:
Taunton Press
Location:
Newtown, CT
Subject:
General
Subject:
Woodworking
Subject:
Woodwork
Subject:
CRAFTS & HOBBIES / Woodwork
Subject:
Woodwork - General
Subject:
Crafts/Woodworking
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Print PDF
Series:
Getting Started
Series Volume:
no. 116
Publication Date:
20030312
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
204
Dimensions:
11.04x8.48x.51 in. 1.49 lbs.

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Product details 204 pages Taunton Press - English 9781561586103 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Written in a friendly, encouraging tone, this handbook features a wealth of practical information as well as humorous tales of woodworking misadventures aimed at relieving beginners' worries about making mistakes. 300 photos & illustrations.
"Synopsis" by , Based on the author's "absolute beginner" classes, this guide features five progressively more complex projects ranging from a basic handmade box to a power-tooled file cabinet. Includes color illustrations, material and tool lists, work smart tips, resources, and a glossary. Annotation (c) Book New
"Synopsis" by , Includes bibliographical references (p. 199) and index.
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