In this Christmas issue there are several projects you can make over a few evenings or or a weekend.
Pocket Business Card Holder
Inlaid Jewellery Box
Routing Basics - Part 4: Edge Profiling Bits
Tape Measures & Straight Rulers
Push block system
8" Bench Grinders
Tools We Love
A circular saw can make crosscuts and rip cuts, and bevel, angled and compound cuts.
I gave a one-on-one lesson to a beginner woodworker the other day.