About Us

Adrian Tapu is the founder and author woodworker at Start Woodworking Now, a website dedicated to sharing his passion for the craft and helping others learn woodworking skills.

As a seasoned woodworker and instructor, Adrian helps both hobbyists and professional craftspeople take their woodworking skills to the next level. With over 15 years of experience in wood joints, tools, and techniques for furniture making and cabinetry, Adrian shares his passion for the craft through online courses and his popular blog.

Adrian specializes in guiding beginners in their first wood projects while also assisting advanced woodworkers with more complex cabinetry and furniture builds. He regularly publishes plans, tutorials, and woodworking tips related to topics like wood identification, hand tools, power tools, finishing, and woodworking safety.

When he’s not in his workshop, Adrian enjoys teaching small group classes locally. His students appreciate his practical, step-by-step approach and the encouragement he provides to help them confidently learn new skills. Whether you’re just starting out or looking to develop your expertise further, Adrian Tapu empowers woodworkers through his online resources and hands-on instruction.

On Start Woodworking Now, you’ll find:

  • Woodworking guides and tutorials
  • Tool recommendations
  • Tips and tricks for beginners
  • Advanced techniques for seasoned woodworkers

Our Community

Start Woodworking Now is more than just a website; it’s a community of passionate woodworkers. Join our Facebook Page or Twitter Page to connect with like-minded individuals, share your projects, and learn from the collective wisdom of our vibrant community.

His Mission

Woodworking is not just a hobby; it’s a form of self-expression and a way to create something meaningful with your own hands. Through detailed tutorials, project ideas, and expert tips, Start Woodworking Now aims to make woodworking accessible to everyone, fostering a community that celebrates craftsmanship.

At Start Woodworking Now, his goal is to provide reliable, accurate, and easy-to-follow woodworking guidance. Whether you’re a beginner looking to start your woodworking journey or an experienced woodworker seeking inspiration, you can trust the content on this site to be authentic and valuable.

Contact Me

Please reach out if you have any other questions – I look forward to hearing from you!


Stay Updated

We’re constantly evolving, and we want you to be part of our journey. Check back regularly for updates on the latest projects, tutorials, and woodworking trends.

Thank you for being part of the Start Woodworking Now community. Let’s create something extraordinary together!


Founder, Start Woodworking Now