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...

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...

Turning an Artisan Comfort Ring

Almost everyone owns a ring, but seeing one made from wood is rarity that gets a lot of attention. These ring cores are made...

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

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...

Repairing Sanding Disc Holders

For those of us who power sand it is inevitable that we'll throw a disc when sanding and run the holder into the work,...

Turning a Kitchenware Project Handle

These projects are a lot of fun to turn and make practical gifts that almost everyone will use. And the great thing about turning...

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...

Comparing Woodturning Tool Steels

What is the difference between M2 high speed steel and M42 high speed steel? Does powdered metallurgy steel hold an edge longer than other...

Apply a CA Pen Finish

Learn how to create a durable, high-gloss CA finish on your pens and projects using Insta-Bond CA Pen Finish. See our full line of CA...