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 Basic Box with Ray Key

Ray covers selection of stock, safety, tool modification, chucking options, sanding and finishing.  Also included is Key's method of re-chucking and finishing the base. Click...

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...

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...

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 Bottle Stopper

Bottle stopper kits come in a variety of shapes and styles, and all turn very easily. Most of these bottle stoppers are turned using just a...

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...

Tree Saver Green Wood Sealer

For most woodturners, getting our hands on a freshly cut tree is like Christmas morning.  But… if those fresh cut logs are left unsealed,...

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

Dale Nish Finishing Process

The Deft and Oil finishing process was taught by Dale L. Nish in our Woodturning Workshop program for over 25 years and is still...

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