Spindle gouge

https://handtoolschool.wistia.com/medias/lbz23n0w52?embedType=async&videoFoam=true&videoWidth=640 Turned with Traditional and Modern Carbide Tools The first step to turning a Shaker Peg is to create a story stick so you can quickly layout all the transition points. If possible have 3…

Turning and Carving, Perfect Together This project is an excellent first step into faceplate work. It will challenge you with dealing with changing grain direction and shaping details in multiple planes. But it does not…

  The Joint Stool leg is the final spindle project because it combines all of the techniques we have talked about into one project. Forming the pommels is nothing more than a precisely positioned V…

  Turning your own drawer or door knobs adds a real custom look to any piece of furniture because you can match or contrast the wood species and shape it to precisely meet your vision.…

  Spindle turning is the domain of the furniture maker. Just about everything we do on the lathe for our furniture is spindle work so this is obviously the place to spend the most time.…

Grind Your Tools with Your Feet I have been a big fan of the Tormek wet grinder for years, but it has always been rather inconvenient and a bit slow. So I migrated to a…

What better place to start with our woodturning lessons than a look at the types of tools available. In this lesson we will look at what defines each tool and when the furniture maker would…