by Ken Newton
Vaughan Richmond was Guest Turner at this
by Gloria Banting
The quality and diversity of
entries in the Torimba Festival of the Forest were as remarkable as ever and the
2009 event should be even more memorable.
Report: Scheppach hms 2600 ci Planer/Thicknesser
by Allen Barrett
found that this budget priced machine should earn its keep in any small workshop.
Report: JET 16-32 Drum Sander
by Arnold Barkley
Arnold is surprised
at the impact his new Drum Sander has had upon his work.
Woodturners Open Day
by Joan M Perry
More than 100 members
and guests gathered to celebrate this Club's new workshop and the assistance of
those who made it possible.
by Paul Gregson (Associate Editor)
This is the return
of a popular column in which professional woodworker, restorer and conservator,
Paul Gregson answers your queries.
by A Bendeli
Woodturn 2008 hosted by the Sydney Woodturners
Guild, featured demonstrations by Neil Scobie, Lois Green, Terry Baker and Tim
United Woodworking Hobbies Expo
Your two page Guide to events and demonstrations
at the Hunter United Woodworking Hobbies Expo to be held in Newcastle (NSW) on
by Buddy Smith
His lessons never taught him to how to play,
but Buddy's carving of a violin embodies the love they gave him for the instrument
and the music it can make.
Music With What We Have Left
by Buddy Smith
dramatic concert at the Lincoln Centre was the inspiration for Buddy's violin.
Machines and power tools can take much of the drudgery out of sanding.
25 years on
by Neil Scobie
Neil introduces a Kiwi woodturner
who delicately carves his 1mm thin-walled bowls.
Ideas and Short Cuts
Interesting ideas you can apply in your workshop.
Report: Frontline Clamps
by Arnold Barkley
systems are rapidly replacing old style pipe clamps. A feature of this system
is that boards are made flat before being pressed together.
Maloof: Woodworking Icon
by Michael W Michelsen Jr
call him artist, master craftrsman or even icon, but Sam Maloof still prefers
to call himself a woodworker.
by Alan Jones
This motorised carousel-motion
Rocket makes an interesting turning project.
Table with notepad hatch and 'secret' drawer
by Andrew Bass
to complete this project while on secondment overseas, Andrew takes us on a journey
that includes not just the construction of the table, but the process by which
he arrived at each element of its design.
by Alan Logan
Most woodworkers eventually have to make
wooden wheels. Alan shows us his favourite (and quickest) method.
Lizard Lidded Bowl
by Karen Blewden and Caroline McCully
and Caroline have teamed up again - this time to produce a shallow lidded bowl
decorated with delightful lizards.
by Don Phillips
This handy and easy-to-make Rack turns
the kitchen egg stock into an attractive display.
by John Swinkels
John carefully details the making
of a Fondue Set that not only offers plenty of challenges to the woodturner but
would also be a worthwhile addition to any home.
Ellsworth on Woodturning
by David Ellsworth
by Ann Brouwers
Shelves Cabinets & Bookcases
the Editors of Fine Homebuilding and Fine Woodworking
by Kerry Pierce
Woodturning Full Circle
Elliptical Turning — An Introduction
The Scroll Saw — A Beginner’s Guide