Pens and Platings

Choosing the Right Pen Since 1987 when we first introduced pen kits to woodturners in the U.S.A., Craft Supplies USA has continued to supply the...

Shear Scraping with the Crown Negative Rake Shear Scraper

As a woodturner, the last thing you want to see when your lathe comes to a stop is an area with torn grain.  It’s...

Coloring Wood by Jimmy Clewes

Using dye to color woodturnings is a fun and exciting way to make any piece of wood look spectacular.  In this article, professional woodturner...

Woodturning Safety 101

WARNING : Woodturning is a potentially dangerous activity. Improper use of tools and/or equipment, products or materials as well as not following recommended safety guidelines...

Turning Artisan Tableware

Our line of Artisan Stainless Steel Tableware is the finest we have ever offered.  It consists of a full range of serving and eating...

Turning a Magic Wand

Turning a Magic Wand is a fun and easy project that anyone can make and is perfect for kids of all ages. Turn a...

Turning a Closed-End Jr. Gentlemen’s Fountain Pen

Pen turners often experiment with new designs and techniques to help make their pens stand out from all the others.  Complicated designs and techniques...

Allan Batty’s Woodturning Notes

Woodturning Notes by Allan Batty is an accumulation of important basic points in woodturning, gleaned from over 40 years of experience in the woodturning...

Turning a Light Bulb Ornament

This Christmas Light Bulb Ornament is a quick and easy project that you can make with figured scrap pieces of wood lying around your...

Modern Masters Metal Effects

Create turnings with an ancient appearance, or combine the natural beauty of wood with the look and feel of a metallic surface to create...