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,...

Face Shield Buyer’s Guide

A face shield may be the single most important piece of safety equipment for woodturners. In this video we compare the Apprentice Face Shield, 3M...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

Applying Sanding Sealer

In this tutorial, learn how to apply sanding sealer to your turned projects. We recommend applying a sanding sealer to most woodturnings prior to finishing....

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...

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 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...

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