Home Blog Page 3
16-great-tips-for-setting-up-a-workshop-in-the-garage

16 Great Tips for Setting Up a Workshop in the Garage

This is 16 Great Tips for Setting up a Workshop in the Garage. In this post you will learn the best ways to ensure...
13-helpful-tips-on-making-an-acoustic-guitar-bridge

13 Helpful Tips on Making an Acoustic Guitar Bridge

This is 13 Helpful Tips on Making an Acoustic Guitar Bridge. The bridge is a very important part of your acoustic guitar. Making a...
how-to-make-wooden-rings-without-a-lathe

How to Make Wooden Rings Without a Lathe

This is How to make wooden rings without a lathe. Wooden rings are a lot easier to make than you might think, and you...
does-wodworking-take-along-time-to-learn

Does Woodworking Take a Long Time to Learn?

It's a myth that woodworking takes a long time to learn. The fun thing about woodworking is that there is always something new to...
50-things-I-wish-I-knew-when-I-started-making-guitars

50 Things I Wish I Knew When I started Making Guitars

This is 50 things I wish I knew When I started Making Guitars, and it will help you make better guitars, faster. You never...
top-10-wooden-ring-making-posts

Top 10 Wooden Ring Making Posts

If you like making wooden rings, and learning about making rings, then you are in the right place. Here are 10 posts that will...
the myth that woodworking tools are dangerous

The Myth That Woodworking Tools are Dangerous

It is a myth that the tools used in woodworking are dangerous. While you do need to be safe, and think about safety in...
10-helpful-tips-on-how-to-be-a-more-productive-guitar-maker

10 Helpful Tips on How to be a More Productive Guitar Maker

This is 10 Helpful Tips on How to be a More Productive Guitar Maker. Making a guitar is a very long project, but there...
8-awesome-reasons-to-use-a-lathe-to-make-wooden-rings

8 Awesome Reasons to Use a Lathe to Make Wooden Rings

This is 8 Awesome Reasons to Use a Lathe to Make Wooden Rings. If you are an experienced ring maker, or you want to...
join-the-westfarthing-woodworks-facebook-group

Westfarthing Woodworks Now Has a Facebook Group!

Westfarthing Woodworks Now Has a Facebook Group! It can be difficult to find a place where you can share your work, and get help...

Attention New Woodworkers!

a beginners guide to woodworking book to help new woodworkers make betterwoodworking projects Do you want to learn about woodworking and need a little help figuring it all out? I can show you what you need to know to be successful, including:
    • Why you don't actually want to be a woodworker.
    • The easy way to choose a successful project.
    • How to break down and analyze any project.
    • How to research your projects the right way.
    • How to pick a project that has a higher success rate.

Buy Now on Amazon

the-myth-that-you-need-lots-of-tools-to-get-started-in-woodworking

The Myth that You Need Lots of Tools to Get Started in Woodworking

I used to think that you need to have lots of tools to be a woodworker. While woodworkers do accumulate many tools over the...
how-to-design-a-custom-headstock-shape-and-why-you-should

How to Design a Custom Headstock and Why You Should

This is How to Design a Custom Headstock and Why You Should. It’s not much different of a process to make your own shape,...
10-helpful-tips-on-how-to-be-a-more-productive-ring-maker

10 Helpful Tips on How to Be a More Productive Ring Maker

This is 10 Helpful Tips on How to be a More Productive Ring Maker. Making wooden rings is a fun woodworking project, and great...
the-myth-that-its-expensive-to-get-started-in-woodworking

The Myth that it’s Expensive to Get Started in Woodworking

It’s a myth that it is expensive to start woodworking. While some projects do cost more than others, you can get started in woodworking...
why-you-should-make-your-own-fretboards-and-how-to-make-it-easy

Why You Should Make Your Own Fretboards and How to Make it Easy

This is how to make your own fretboard to give your guitar a custom look. There are a lot of places where you can...
how-to-use-plastic-and-acrylics-in-your-wooden-ring-designs

How to use Plastic and Acrylics in Your Wooden Ring Designs

This is how you can use plastics and acrylics in your wooden ring designs. Most wooden rings are made from wood alone, but there...
the-best-time-to-learn-about-wood-finishing-as-a-beginner

The Best Time to Learn About Wood Finishing as a Beginner

The best way to learn wood finishing as a beginner is to just learn about it as you are learning about woodworking. Don’t wait...
9-easy-ways-to-know-when-to-take-a-break-from-your-guitar-build

9 Easy Ways to Know When to Take a Break From Your Guitar Build

This is 9 Easy Ways to Know When to Take a Break From Your Guitar Build. You can actually make a better guitar if...
the-one-secret-to-making-wooden-rings-that-people-will-actually-wear

The One Secret to Making Wooden Rings that People Will Actually Wear

Wooden rings need to fit well. If you only get one thing right when you make a ring, it needs to be the fit....
9-unbelieveable-wood-finishing-myths-for-beginners

9 Unbelievable Wood Finishing Myths for Beginners

This is 9 Unbelievable Wood Finishing Myths for Beginners, and in this post we are going to tackle both common and uncommon myths that...