Shop Skills If You Can Open Your Eyes To What Else Your Tools Can Do You Will Start To Look At Your Cherished Tool Collection In A Whole New Light
Shop skills if you can open your eyes to what else your tools can do you will start to look at your cherished tool collection in a whole new light is bookmark about Magazine bookmarked by harvey with ID 1765339300 was uploaded on 13-02-2019 and has been viewed 369,327 times.
12 Ways To Add Texture With Tools You Already Have A big part of adding texture to your work with tools you already have, is looking beyond their typical use.Sure, your nail set was made to set nails, but it can also be used to create small dimples in wood.
A chisel was made to pare small surfaces and remove small chips of wood, but it can also be used to create slightly faceted, uneven surfaces.I'm not encouraging you to abuse tools, or use them in a dangerous or careless way.
Just keep your eyes open to what a tool can do for you in terms of adding texture to a surface.This list is by no means exhaustive; it's just a starting point to introduce woodworkers to what can be done if you cross the tools you likely already have in your workshop with a little outside-the-box thinking.
I didn't even mention how spokeshaves, handplanes, carving knives, bl*w torches and other tools can also be used to add gorgeous texture to wood.Nail Set Best Use: Works well in most woods.Can be time consuming if texturing large areas.
Great for creating small to medium sized areas of focus.What to do:...