Archive for the ‘woodworking ideas’ Category

Dec

12

Christmas Woodwork Craft For Kids to Make and Give – Wooden Owl

By Jeremie

Of all the kids christmas woodwork projects that I have been involved with making, I think this one is my favourite – partly because I think it looks pretty cool, but also because the idea came from my 5 year old daughter. She came to me with a very specific idea of what she wanted […]

Dec

8

Christmas Woodwork Craft For Kids to Make and Give – A Beautiful Message!

By Jeremie

First off in the list of simple woodwork craft projects that my kids have come up with is this beautiful message that my eldest daughter came up with as a gift for her sisters. From a woodworking idea perspective, this is about as simple as it gets! A simple square of timber (in this case, […]

Dec

7

Christmas Woodwork Craft For Kids to Make and Give

By Jeremie

Simple Wooden Christmas gift ideas designed and (largely) made by my beautiful children.

Nov

9

Woodworking Ideas – How to draw an ellipse (oval)

By Jeremie

I was watching this short video (see below) on a woodwork tools jig used to draw an ellipse (or an oval), and whilst I was impressed by the simplicity of the jig, it also reminded me of another simple method for drawing an oval which I have used in the past. The method I have […]

Aug

29

Woodworking Ideas – Simple Hammer Tip

By Jeremie

Picture by Kyle May Sometimes the simplest woodworking ideas can make a huge difference when trying to get the best out of your woodwork tools, so I thought I would share a simple tip that was passed on to me when I was replacing the decking timber on my deck. As the deck is exposed […]