Turning a Square Sided Bottle Stopper

Learn how to turn a bottle stopper with square sides using standard bottle stopper kits. Prepare the blank Choose a suitable hardwood blank that is 1-1/2" x 1-1/2"...

Sharpening Carbide Cutters

Did you know that you can sharpen the carbide cutter on your Easy Wood Tool or similar carbide insert tool? It turns out that...

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...

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 Trivet

Woodturned projects are always a welcome addition to my kitchen, and a cork trivet is no exception. A turned cork trivet protects dining tables...

Toxic Woods

This list is a compilation of woods that may cause a mild to severe allergic reaction depending on the individual. Toxic woods are not...

Turning an Insert-Style Game Call

Insert-Style Game Calls are used by many of today’s professional guides and serious hunters. They’re functional, durable and can be turned in a variety...

Woodturning Tool Selection Guide

With the large number of tools available today, choosing the right tools may seem difficult. The information in this Tool Selection Guide is here...

Carbide Tools 101

With Carbide tipped tools taking the woodturning industry by storm, we're often asked to explain the differences between Nano-Carbide and common Carbide cutters.  Let's...

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...