The ultimate beginner's guide to woodturning! Learn how to select the lathe that's right for you, identify the many tools used for woodturning and use them skillfully, transform logs into suitable turning material; and learn the fundamentals of sharpening, sanding and finishing. Softcover. 112 pages…
Richard Raffan shows you how to perfect your turning skills while making attractive and useful objects. These projects help you learn techniques for both facework and centerwork.You'll see firsthand how to do the work, the tools, the techniques, and the subtle rhythm of each process.87 minutes.
Unwrap the mystery of turning entire candlesticks on your wood lathe! Making Candlesticks: Seeing the Curves is a detailed video presentation that shows step-by-step, how to turn a variety of projects on your lathe, and even shows you how to metalspin pewter cups and bases! Ted Sokolowski begins the…
Del Stubbs shows you in step-by-step close action how to turn beautiful bowls and plates from dry or green lumber you cut yourself.You'll see firsthand how to do the work, the tools, the techniques, and the subtle rhythm of each process.120 minutes.
The latest edition of the world's most popular turning video! Internationally acclaimedturner and teacher Richard Raffan takes beginner and veteran turners through a visualtour of turning technique. Learn how to master basic and specialized tools, sharpen andmaintain tools, and the basic techniques…
No other book gives you such valuable information on the essential turning tool. Completely revised and updated, The Lathe Book is the comprehensive guide to woodturning machinery, incorporating the many innovations in the lathe and its accessories.
Beginning with simple, dried bowls and continuing through green woodturnings, natural-edge bowls and calabash bowls, this DVD will equip you with the essentials to create a variety of striking turnings. Woodturning instructor Mike Mahoney takes you step by step through the turning process, with…
30 articles, including tools for beginners, green turning, picking the right lathe, safety tips, sharpening basics and 14 great projects. Bonus: "20 Great Turning Tricks" and "11 Chucks for Your Lathe" featuring everything you need to know about common (and uncommon) turning chucks!
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Richard Raffan provides an introduction to the lathe and to turning techniques in this internationally acclaimed video.You'll see firsthand how to do the work, the tools, the techniques, and the subtle rhythm of each process.114 minutes.
…result is a beautiful mill that you'll be proud to display or give as a gift. You'll learn elements of design that apply to all your projects on the lathe. You'll also learn to turn salt mills and salt shakers. Bonus "Goody Box" section contains valuable supportive clips that will aid you in design and…
Learn the processes and techniques for many woodturning projects from seasonedwoodturners Rex Burningham and Kip Christensen on these two DVDs. Each DVDfeatures a half-dozen fun, fast-paced projects that focus on critical procedures withminimal time spent on repetitive processes. DVDs come bundled…
Create the smallest of projects you can be proud of with "Turning Salt & Pepper Shaker and Mills"! This colorful book provides step-by-step guidance through 30 projects, each rated by its level of difficulty, resulting in practical, beautiful pieces you'll use or give as gifts. Author Chris West also…
The most comprehensive information available on making pens on a wood lathe!DVDs feature instruction by Rex Burningham and Kip Christensen, the authors of Turning Pens and Pencils.
…the latest hardware kits on themarket, The Pen Turner's Bible takes the reader from simple ballpoint pendesigns on a wood lathe to complex fountain pen designs on a metal lathe.Pen artist Richard Kleinhenz shares with the reader his unmatched expertise inpen making. From material selection to final…
This carefully crafted 175-page "how-to" reference book features hundreds of colorful photos and illustrations designed to make turning easier to for everyone from beginners to dedicated turners! Fixtures and Chucks for Woodturning explains how to get the most from commercial chucks, centers, and faceplates…
Learn to create-and sell-exquisite custom-made pens. If you're looking for exciting pen turning projects and the most up-to-date information available on tools, materials, and techniques, you'll find it all in this definitive guide. Expert pen turner Barry Gross shows you how to craft fine writing…
…DVD aims to remove much of the mystique surrounding this popular craft. It tackles a wide range of subjects - including selecting wood, learning the lathe, using and caring for the basic tools and applying finishes- and guides viewers through three elementary projects-a bud vase, a goblet, and a bowl.…
…Project skill requirements range from basic to intermediate to advanced, with some projects only requiring a short amount of time with a standing lathe or even a small, portable model. Hall clearly presents detailed information on materials, equipment, and techniques for sanding, polishing, and finishing…
…wood. Organized for quick access, this book makes it easy to find exactly the technique you are looking for. Over 850 photos and drawings illustrate how to hold, sharpen, and use turning tools, use specialized chucks, deep hollow elegant vessels, finish at the lathe and much more.
Internationally acclaimed turner and teacher Richard Raffan shows how to turnspectacular bowls on a lathe. Explore topics such as preparing bowl blanks, sharpeningtools, using bowl gouges and scrapers, sanding, finishing and more. Running time: 120minutes.
Explore the incredible art of natural edge bowls and how they are made by the experts. Includes an amazing collection of 214 color photos showcasing bowls made from a variety of woods from around the world.
…techniques, from closed segmented and open segmented, to ornamental segmented turning, as well as the equipment, tools and materials required. The book closes with an inspirational gallery of segmented turning that will have you dreaming up designs of your own.
Watch and learn as master pen maker Barry Gross demonstrates the fun and art ofpen turning. He covers everything from tool selection to finishing techniques even how to sell completed pens in a unique, step-by-step style that informs,educates, and instills confidence. A must for every beginner,…
The sequel to Alan Lacer's "Woodturning: Getting Started Right," this 2-disc DVD package includes over 4 hours of skill-building exercises and projects for the beginning to intermediate woodturner. With Alan's expert guidance, you'll review sharpening techniques, practice exercises to develop tool…
Untitled DocumentOnce you've mastered the unique challenges of turning acrylic, the creative possibilities are endless. In this DVD, the Complete Guide to Working with Acrylics, you'll learn to work with the acrylic turner's maxim, "sharp tools - light cuts." In addition to complete tutorials on…