Craft Ideas

Things you Can Make with Wooden Beads

Wooden beads have become a very popular material in jewelry making. These beads were once overlooked, as their potential in jewelry craft was not understood, but now, many of the wood craft enthusiasts are using wood beads in jewelry making.Savvy woodcrafters understand the untapped potential of wooden beads, and so, they have grown into one […]

Woodworking and Wood Turning

Adding Burn Lines to Wood Turnings

Wood craft projects can be much interesting to children and kids. To add to the fun, this post shares some tips on adding a burn line to wood turnings. You may use a wire to add a burn line to wooden turning to make it more beautiful. You can use a burn line to emphasize […]

Home Décor

5 Creative Uses of Wooden Cutting Board

Wood is a basic material and is available in plenty that it is constantly reinvented by artists and carpenters. Owing to this, there are many wooden crafts and structures, which are used in our day-to-day lives for routine activities as well as for aesthetic purposes.A wooden cutting board is a beautiful wooden craft that most […]

Home Décor

3 Ways to Use Wooden Finials for Decorating Homes

Wooden finials are mostly used for the purpose of decoration in curtain rods, bedposts, and handrails of staircases. They mostly aid in enhancing their appearance but also have some functional properties such as a stopper in curtain rods and a grip in case of handrails. Finials are made from quality wood having rich texture and […]

The Whys and Whats of Wood

Preparing Unfinished and Finished Wooden Furniture for a Paint Job

Unfinished WoodPrepare bare or unfinished wood for paint by sanding it with a sandpiper by strictly following the wood grains direction. You will now need to vacuum the surface of the wood properly with a bristle brush attachment. Once you have finished vacuuming the surface, remove all the sanding debris from the wooden piece.It is […]

Woodworking and Wood Turning

Carving Tools and Accessories for Minor Woodworking Projects

When making carvings on wood, the choice of tool and the hardness of wood is what make the cut for the woodworkers more often than not. Usually, the hardest of wood would need the more force applied in order to push through the carvings on wood. That is why many of the woodworkers choose mallet […]

Reuse and Repurpose

Repurposing Ideas for Using Wooden Cubes in Homes

Photo HolderYou might have never thought that those unused wooden cubes are best at holding your favorite photos in the cabinets. Some repurposing work is required for modifying the cube as a photo holder though, such as drilling a hole and putting a wire piece that will actually hold the picture. By altering the shape […]

Woodworking and Wood Turning

Types of Hardwoods Used for Turning Wood Spindles

Woodturning is an important part of the making of wood spindles. It is the process of shaping the wood using mechanized or handheld tools along the symmetry of the axis of the spindle.Spindles are carved from wood in a variety of shapes ranging from simple to complex. Wood spindles are commonly used in most homes […]

Craft Ideas

How to Make Customized Wooden Gift Tags

Christmas is just around the corner and it is the time to give gifts to your friends and family. You can add a personal touch to the gifts by packing them in your own way. If you are interested in wood crafts, you can use wooden gift tags to make your gifts extra special. You […]

Woodworking and Wood Turning

How Woodworkers Join Two Wooden Pieces Intact Using a Joiner Biscuit

Lining up Wooden PiecesFirstly, the to-be-joined wooden pieces are aligned with the wood grains, which face the exact position to get perfection. Then, the rings featuring on the wood’s edges cut and shaped in an arch shape, with the curves one end facing downwards. This is being positioned so to avoid a wood curvature when […]