It’s not conventional but it works more quickly and effectively than any other method I know of. You can transfer the outcome to all manner of wood work for decoration or as in this case make it a standalone piece. We created a good-looking bookmark in minutes and without using anything more than handsaws, planes and a poor man’s mitre box all of which we show in the video. It bucks the trend and the tendency to think all hand methods are archaic and slow. I doubt anyone could do this faster and more effectively using any other method so why not watch, learn and give it a go.
For even more insight and instruction to DIY there is a full length video for free on woodworkingmasterclasses.com.