Turning a Ring with Glow Inlay Powder

Glow powder inlay adds a unique look to your projects on its own, but the fact that it glows in the dark for up...

Determining Safe Lathe Speeds

At what speed should I run my lathe? Have you ever found yourself asking that question? If so, you are not alone! Deciding how fast...

DiamondCast Pen and Ring Blanks

DiamondCast blanks are acrylic pen and ring blanks. They are cast Alumilite with genuine diamond flakes or silver dust added to create...

Comparing Drill Chucks

What is a drill chuck? How is it used? What are the different types and which one is best for you? Find out as we take...

The Finial Box with Ray Key

This video moves the turner to a higher level of box making.  This box, with the finial lid (an inset, plug-like lid) is unique...

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...

How to Turn a Wand that Glows in the Dark

Turning a magic wand is a lot of fun because it’s an easy woodturning project that still allows for lots of creativity in your...

Threading Wood and Acrylics

Many of the project kits we sell feature threaded hardware, which allows you quickly remove the blank before washing. In this video we'll show you how...

Tool Sharpening Basics

At Craft Supplies USA, we believe that properly ground sharp tools are fundamental to successful and enjoyable woodturning. Getting consistent, repeatable results when you...

Woodturning Smocks

Mike shows off the features we've included in our smocks after years of testing, and why he never turns without one. Shop smocks