Wood Turning

Woodturning – Crotch wood Platter

In this video I turning piece of Sissoo crotch wood in to a serving platter. This piece started off as a bowl, but because the heart wood didn’t go deep enough to make a bowl.


Woodturning – Maple Burl Pepper Mill With A CA Finish

In this video I turned a piece of Maple burl for this pump grind pepper mill kit from Wood River. I finished it with 15 coats of CA glue. This is a great turning project for beginners.

Chandler AZ Mobile Shop road trip

We went on a two-week road trip to Chandler AZ for the Woodcraft expo. I want to give a big thank you to Easy Wood Tools and woodcraft for bringing us down for the event.


Woodturning – Driftwood Hollow Form

In this video I turned a piece of driftwood on the lathe. I found this piece on the beach about 15 years ago. It’s 6″ x 4 1/2″ and Pine or Fir.

Woodturning – Birch Bowl – This is the bowl I dried in rice.

I did this one in real time Happy New Year! In this video I demonstrate how to remount a bowl on the lathe to do a final turn after it finished drying. I turned this bowl green a few months ago, it’s been drying in rice since I turned it.

Woodturning – Maple Female Form Piece

In this video I turned a piece of Maple on the lathe into two female forms holding a ring. After turned a vase shape and drew the female shapes. I marked two spots opposite the female forms and cut along them with the Mini Turbo. I hollowed it out and begin shaping the forms with a small air saw. With a dremel bit I refined the shape before lots of sanding