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.
I have a friend who has some mule deer antlers that he wants me to turn to make pens. Are there any secrets for doing this?
As the long spindle I was turning became narrower, it began vibrating with a whipping motion. How do I eliminate the vibration?
Learn how to turn a three legged stool. WOOD magazine's Brian Simmons takes you through the st
Let your lathe skills blossom by trying involuted or “inside-out” turning.
Whether you're new to the scrollsaw or just need a refresher course, WOOD magazine's Craig Ruegsegge
Your Three-point Lidded Bowl (Issue 197) intrigued me enough to try turning again. When shaping the bowl’s exterior, the gouges catch and blow out. What am I doing wrong?