Woodturning, Scrolling, and Carving
Learn more about the specialty branches of woodworking: woodturning, scrollsawing, and carving. We talk lathes and turning tools; scrollsaws, blades, and patterns; and carving knives, gouges, and chisels.
Whether you’re a beginning or intermediate scroller, these expert tips help you improve your results and save time, material, and money.
A chisel may be the most versatile hand tool at your disposal. There’s much to learn about effectively putting a chisel to work. So let’s get started.
WOOD magazine's Brian Simmons shows you how to turn a perfect sphere out of wood.
Today’s market offers a dizzying array of turning tools, so we understand how picking a few essentials can seem daunting, Ike.
How does a beginning or intermediate woodcarver advance to higher levels? By buying more and better tools? Taking more classes? Watching more videos?
Use a lathe and a few common turning chisels to create custom handles for your doors and drawers.