For the March 2021 issue of Wood News Online, Bob Rummer addresses different types of learning. He then discusses how each type of learning affects your woodworking skills over time:
One of my earliest lessons in the shop is marked by a thin white line across the back of my left thumb. Through pain and injury, I learned to appreciate the value of good workholding devices. They say, “Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first and the lesson afterwards.” Experience is also the best teacher. Once was enough.
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