Every great woodworker started their woodworking careers as beginners, learning basic skills from home. As they got better, they would often use materials around the house. This makes it easier for beginners to pick out materials that work well for their projects. But, there are some things that you should know before you start building anything!
First, you need to know how to use chisels. Chisels can be used for a variety of tasks, from joinery to shaping and carving. It is important to know how to sharpen the chisel correctly. You should buy a bevel edge chisel. This type of chisel is cheap and very versatile. There are also specialty types of chisels, but these are too specialized for a beginner.
Next, you should know that you do not need to buy a lot of tools. You can always borrow tools from other woodworkers and save some money. This is a more sustainable way to use tools. Moreover, some tools are only used for a small portion of a project and never used again.
You can start with simple projects. It is important to remember that woodworking is a very intimidating process, so you must start by doing the basic tasks.