Wood Turning

Woodturning Projects & Tips | Carl Jacobson's Woodshop.TV

Woodturning – A Natural Edge Lidded Box

In this video I demonstrate how to make a natural edge lidded box turned on the lathe. This was my first time making a box like this. I used Maple burl for the body and lid. The final is African Blackwood, the box is 5 1/4″ tall and 5″ in diameter.


Woodturning – How To Transfer A Photograph To Wood

In this video I show how to make an urn and transfer a photograph to it. The urn is 5 1/2″ x 8 1/2″ and made out of Ash.

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.