Inspirational and colorful motivations to go with your wood working tools selections

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Many guides and product reviews have been given to beginning DIY wood workers in regard to tools and mechanical equipment recommended (or not) for use.

We have decided to lighten up the life of the first-time practitioner by offering some inspirational and colorful motivations while he or she is still deciding what wood working tools to put together and what project to begin with. We have chosen to talk specifically about color.

It is recommended that while choosing the first batch of wood for your first project you should already be thinking seriously along the lines of what colors you would like to apply to the finishing touches of your first scaled model or craft. You could, of course, begin with your own favorite color. Or you could go au naturel as they say. All easier said than done, some say, but think about it, this is designed to inspire you.

So, if you begin with your favorite color, you have already made a head start. If you are going to go with a natural wood color, you have the basic skills provided to you to help apply the finishing touches with. Some experts suggest that a clear coat finish will be easy for a beginner to work with. But where beautiful colors are concerned, the art of finishing (with color) still requires some skill well worth mastering. Read this guide on finding the best compound miter saw

But those who want to learn quickly and easily in the beginning can take heart. It may not yet be indicative of finesse but it is a basic finish. A simple wipe with wood-based oil or varnish or polyurethane is easy to apply. It is a basic skill that can be learned within minutes.

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