Inspiration Series

Inspiration Series

The purpose of our Inspiration Series is simply to showcase the beauty of woodturning and inspire people to create. No sales pitch or in-depth instruction, just sit back, watch and enjoy as a craftsman creates a beautiful turned piece.

Turning a Natural Edge Bowl

Note: The piece shown in this Inspiration Series video was made of Silver Maple. A natural edge bowl is one where the rim of the...

Turning a Thin Wall Bowl with Glenn Lucas

In this inspirational video Glenn Lucas turns a very thin wall bowl. Filmed at his workshop in Ireland. Director of photography - Nathanael MacDonald. Produced...

Turning a Capsule Box

Inspired by Ray Key's most popular box style, the beauty of the Capsule Box lies in it's simplicity and the way it feels in...

An Early Morning Project with Glenn Lucas

Follow Glenn Lucas one morning as he turns a holder for his breakfast. Filmed at his workshop in Ireland. Cinematographer - Basil Al-Rawi. Produced and directed by...

Turning a Calabash Bowl

A Calabash bowl features a round bottom and is typically turned from green wood so that it warps slightly, imitating traditional bowls made from...

Turning a Spinning Top with Glenn Lucas

In this beautifully filmed short video Glenn Lucas turns a spinning top. http://glennlucaswoodturning.com Click here to see Glenn's line of turning tools

Turning a Wooden Platter with Glenn Lucas

This is a short video from our friend Glenn Lucas showing the process of making a simple wooden platter. Filmed at his workshop in...

Turning a Utility Platter

Utility platters are one of our favorite turning projects.  You can store fruit in them on your kitchen table as a decorative touch, or...

Turning a Salt Canister

Note: The piece shown in this Inspiration Series video was made from Cottonwood and finished with beeswax. One of my favorite turning projects is a small...

Turning a Salad Bowl with Glenn Lucas

Take a closer look at how Glenn Lucas turns a wooden salad bowl, from the tree to a beautiful finished piece. Filmed at his...