Wood Shop: Handy Skills and Creative Building Projects for Kids by Larson, Margaret

Wood Shop: Handy Skills and Creative Building Projects for Kids

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Come on, kids: grab a hammer, step up to the workbench, and get ready to measure, saw, drill, and make cool things Wood Shop is an exciting introduction for today's kids to an age-old tradition: building with wood.

With step-by-step photographs and clear instructions, aspiring woodworkers learn essential skills such as how to drive a nail, use a power drill, "measure twice, cut once," and saw correctly. Then the fun begins, with 17 cool and creative projects kids can build to furnish the wood shop, decorate their bedrooms and homes, and create their own play equipment. Favorite projects include Tic-Tac-Toe-To Go , One-Board Birdhouse, a Tool Tote, and a hanging Twinkle Light. Wood Shop is the perfect gift for tinkerers, young makers, fans of LEGO toys, and aspiring carpenters and engineers.

Author: Margaret Larson
Publisher: Storey Publishing
Published: 11/13/2018
Pages: 216
Binding Type: Paperback
Weight: 1.60lbs
Size: 9.40h x 9.00w x 0.70d
ISBN: 9781612129426
Audience: Ages 9-12

Review Citation(s):
School Library Journal 12/21/2018 pg. 77

About the Author
Larson, Margaret: - Margaret Larson is the co-owner of the New England School of Architectural Woodworking and The Workbench, a woodworking and craft school offering classes for kids and adults. She lives with her family in western Massachusetts.