In this video, I show you how to glue it all together and explain the finer details behind finishing the board. It’s not a case of sticking it together and buzzing over it with a sander!
This series will show you how to size, flatten, square, thickness, joint, and finish rough sawn pieces of wood entirely by hand. We will be applying these techniques alongside making a simple chopping board, giving you something tangible to work towards. Because no one likes a wobbly chopping board!
Click the images below to see supporting material helping you with this part of the project.
Surely you just push it, right? Wrong. There is a lot that goes into the simple task of planing. Body positioning, pressure, and movement are all essential to getting the most accuracy from this task. Watch this to learn how.