Have you finished any DIY woodworking projects before? If you've done it you're aware of the fact that a good construction requires some really good planning. If this is your first try it's important to make sure that you've got a plan before you start.
It doesn't have to be difficult to come up with a plan for the project you're considering to start with and the project will much more likely become as you want it to be if you take yourself time to plan everything carefully before you start using your tools.
One easy way to find a good plan for your woodworking project is to look online. The net is full of interesting woodworking plans for DIY projects and you will be amazed by how easy it is to find one that seems to be suitable for you. You will in most cases be able to choose between hundreds, or even thousands of woodworking plans and most of them are really good and easy to follow.
When you've decided what plan you would like to use it's time to take a closer look at it. You might need to search a little on the net in order to learn more about woodworking before you're ready to start. It's important that you have some knowledge on the topic before you start building something yourself, it's more difficult than you might think and it's easy to get hurt unless you're careful.
If you've read plenty about DIY woodworking projects on the net but would like to get some answers to things that you think is difficult to understand it's wise to register for a member account on a forum regarding woodworking. You will soon discover that there are several forums to choose between and other members will be able to help you get an answer to every question you might have.
The most important thing when you're into woodworking is the safety. You always need to be aware of the fact that you can get hurt if you're not careful. This is important to keep in mind even if you've completed many woodworking projects before. It's actually easier for experienced constructors to get hurt since they are usually more careless than beginners.
As you can see you need to do three things to start with. Find a good woodworking plan, learn as much as you can about woodworking and be as careful as you can when you start working with the project.