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 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...

The Skew Chisel with Allan Batty

In this video, Allan Batty takes you through the make up of the skew chisel and the six basic cuts everyone should know. He...

Hand Thread Chasing with Allan Batty

Thread chasing made simple in this how-to style video, using four cameras for visual understanding. Allan Batty's "Hand Thread Chasing" has brilliant images of...

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...

Power Sanding

Power sanding is a fast and easy way to prepare your woodturnings for a final finish. Power sanding cuts down on time spent sanding...

Choosing the Right Pepper Mill

Pepper mills are very popular woodturning project, but the many styles of mills can be confusing. In this video, we explain the features and benefits...

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...

Turning Acrylics

Learn how to achieve a glass-like finish on acrylic pens and projects. See our full line of acrylic pen blanks

How to Maintain Your Lathe

In this woodturning tutorial, let us show you how to maintain your wood lathe. If you follow these simple, yet important steps, turning will...

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