Start Woodworking: Hall Shelf Project


Learn how to make a hall shelf

Using basic hand tools and readily available materials, this beginner’s video course will guide the student through the steps required to make an attractive and functional hall shelf with coat hooks, suitable for any home or office hallway.

Special introductory price of £9.99

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This course is hosted by Workshop, the online teaching company, and comprises a structured course with multiple videos and notes. You’ll need to download an app (instructions will come with purchase) and the classes can then be viewed on any smartphone or tablet.

Hall Shelf Project

Woodworking is a hugely rewarding craft, both in terms of actual results and the enjoyment of the making process itself. Aimed at the complete beginner, this new video course “How to make a Hall Shelf” will do just that as it guides you through the many processes involved in making a useful hall shelf.

Woodwork skills you’ll learn:

  • Planning and design
  • Making dimensioned drawings
  • Assessing suitable materials
  • Measuring and marking out
  • Planning a working space and bench
  • Using woodwork hand tools
  • Appraising adhesives and fixings
  • Choosing a wood finish

How to make a hall shelf

Who is this course for?

Aimed at the absolute beginner, this job is very achievable for anyone with reasonable hand skills, patience and a good eye. If you’ve been thinking about giving woodwork a go, this is a great place to start learning.

I hope you enjoy both the making and learning experience, and I would be very grateful for any feedback you can give me for this, my first Workshop video. So remember, follow the instructions, don’t be in a rush, and be careful with those sharp tools!