Here is a new one for me, I'm turning a bowl from a Gum tree.
The wood is very wet and it dulls my tools quickly, but the pith is very interesting. I'm hoping it doesn't warp too much and that the … (View Post)
I had a few pieces of Box Elder lying around and decided to see what it looked like as a pen. I do love the red features.
I'm still new at turning pens and my quality probably isn't to the level of … (View Post)
My daughter "rescued" a writing desk that was being thrown out with someone's trash. She thought it would be great if I teach her how to restore furniture; quite an adventure, for sure.
The desk wa… (View Post)
These are turned from a piece of cherry that was given to me by a friend that got it from a local glass factory (Blenko Glass). He told me what they use the wood for, but I have forgotten what he sai… (View Post)