Profile - Kevin Banting
by Buddy Smith
Kevin has been carving
people from wood for the last five years, but his beautiful pieces are the result
of a life-long fascination with sculpting.
Forest and Heritage Centre Geeveston TAS
by Neil Scobie
woodworking machinery, forestry display, a production woodturner in action and
Tasmanian timber furniture and products, all under one roof.
Tale of Two Feet
by Art Burrows
Two chairs, similar feet, yet
their designers lived thousands of years apart.
20 prizes to be won by 20 readers.
of Show, Auckland 2005
Winning entries at the Timber & Working with Wood
The Tardis Lives!
Blackall Range Woodcrafters Guild
rescue their old style phone box.
with the Grain
by Julie Hinchcliffe
For the Thompsons, farm
forestry is money in the bank - their bank.
A Generation of Woodworkers
Over the last two decades woodworking in Australia
and New Zealand has seen many changes.
& Sydney Timber and Working With Wood Shows
Guides for both Shows including
main attractions and exhibitor lists.
Easy Riser Drill Table Conversion Kit
by Neil Scobie
simple device from Terry Gosschalk, inventor of the WASP, makes any drill press
much easier to adjust.
Vermec Ultimate Deep Hollowing Set
by Carol Rix
hollowing set builds on previous designs, creating a set of tools that are easier
to use and require less physical effort.
Xtreme Xtension Router Bit Holder
by Les Miller
innovative device which enables router bits to be installed above the table top
into table-mounted 1/2" routers.
The J C Campbell Craft School
This live-in folk school in North
Carolina USA provides students with an opportunity to learn almost any craft in
an intensive week-long course.
Texturing - Part 2
by Glen Roberts
You don't have to be able
to draw to use a pyrography tool for exciting texturing techniques.
with a Difference
by George Hatfield (Assoc. Editor)
sections and a scalloped base make for an unusual design.
Tower - Part 1
by A Barrington
This modern design makes a feature
of your hi-tech equipment instead of hiding it behind doors.
by Maricha Oxley
A carving based on the painting of La
Maja Desnuda by Spanish Master, Franciso Jose de Goya.
by Alan Bullin
The swirling design for this pot stand
is simple to make but challenging to perfect.
by Lindsay G Collins
Jim Scott's interest in woodworking has led to a workshop filled with
& Hot-Melt Glue Make a Wonderful Combination
by Jim McCarter
excellent bond between wood and aluminium created by hot-melt glue provided the
solution to turning a composite Crucifix base.
by Mike Darlow
Forming a long hole through a lamp
stand or other item can be challenging. Mike looks at the options and his experiences
with different methods.
Ideas & Short Cuts
Corner Cutter for the Bandsaw,
Joiner's Pencil Sharpener
Taunton's Complete Illustrated Guide to Period Furniture Details
by Lonnie Bird
Taunton's Complete Illustrated Guide to Sharpening
by Thomas Lie-Nielsen
by Shirley Adler
by Lon Schleining
Wood Finishing Fixes