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Publisher Comments:

Woodturning, a form of woodworking where the wood is moving while a stationary tool is used to cut and shape it, is capturing the attention of crafters near and far. "Contemporary Woodturning," a clearly illustrated guide for those of all skill levels, features step-by-step instructions for creating 15 original projects with contemporary flair. Easy-to-follow and supported by over 750 inspiring photos, chapters include expert information on spindle and faceplate turning, end-grain hollowing, as well as some nifty decorative techniques such as pyrography, texturing, carving, piercing, and coloring. In addition, readers will have instant access to the most up-to-date information on tools and equipment, sharpening, abrasives, and finishing, plus health and safety issues. Whether you're a seasoned turner or just starting out, "Contemporary Woodturning "will bring an abundance of technique and encouragement to your shop.

Synopsis:

Woodturning, a form of woodworking where the wood is moving while a stationary tool is used to cut and shape it, is capturing the attention of crafters near and far. This clearly illustrated guide features step-by-step instructions for creating 15 original projects with contemporary flair.

About the Author

NICK ARNULL is a professional woodturner who produces decorative turned wood art and turned spindles for furniture makers and builders. He has demonstrated at woodturning symposiums all over the world, including the Utah Woodturning Symposium. Nick has a knack for sharing his woodturning techniques in a logical and clear manner that anyone can pick up on. Arnull lives in the UK.

Table of Contents

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Introduction

Part 1: Workshop Basics

1. Health and Safety

2. Tools and Equipment

3. Sharpening

4. Carving and Decorating Equipment

5. Abrasives

6. Applied Finishes

Part 2: Basic Techniques and Projects

7. Spindle Turning

8. Basic Bowls/Faceplate Work

9. Combined Faceplate and Spindle Projects

10. End-Grain Hollowing

11. Detail and Texture

12. Coloring

Part 3: Projects

--turned colored fruit

--gem bowl

--jewelry

--carved rim bowl

--Moroccan-style coffee pot

--sycamore rocket box

--pyrography decoration

--flared rim bowls

--decorated oval flask

--diamond rim bowl

--Oriental-style hanging vessel

--trio of nesting boxes

--Oriental ginger jar

--Contemporary wall hanging

Index

 

Product Details

ISBN:
9781600857768
Author:
Arnull, Nick
Publisher:
Taunton Press
Author:
Nick Jr.
Subject:
Woodwork
Subject:
Crafts/Woodworking
Edition Description:
Print PDF
Publication Date:
20120631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
753 color photos, 48 drawings
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
10.88 x 8.25 in

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