The Fictioning Horror Sale
 
 

Recently Viewed clear list


Original Essays | September 15, 2014

Lois Leveen: IMG Forsooth Me Not: Shakespeare, Juliet, Her Nurse, and a Novel



There's this writer, William Shakespeare. Perhaps you've heard of him. He wrote this play, Romeo and Juliet. Maybe you've heard of it as well. It's... Continue »
  1. $18.19 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

    Juliet's Nurse

    Lois Leveen 9781476757445

spacer

This item may be
out of stock.

Click on the button below to search for this title in other formats.


Check for Availability
Add to Wishlist

Turning Bowls with Richard Raffan

Turning Bowls with Richard Raffan Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Turning a block of wood into a spectacular bowl is a creative challenge that holds a very special sense of satisfaction when you master it. But, with its own unique strategies and subtle techniques, turning bowls is a skill best learned by watching a pro in action. And there's no better way to learn the art of turning bowls than by watching internationally acclaimed wood turner Richard Raffan in this exceptional 90-minute DVD. Here's all the expert advice you need from a world-renowned teacher — with clear, straightforward demonstrations that show you how to turn any type of bowl. All delivered with step-by-step instructions, clever inside tips and Raffan's contagious enthusiasm for the craft. Whether you're a first-time turner or a seasoned veteran, you'll find this new DVD offers valuable insights that will help you refine your skills — and turn out artful bowls with a sense of balance and proportion. From creating standard bowls, to live edge and deeply hollowed bowls, you'll learn it all in this comprehensive DVD. A unique learning experience that takes you into the master's studio for a rare glimpse at how it's done.

Synopsis:

Turning a block of wood into a truly spectacular bowl is something anyone can learn with the right coaching. In this DVD video, world-renowned turning teacher, Richard Raffan shows how to prepare a bowl blank, mount it on the lathe, and how to handle bowl-turning tools. He demonstrates all of the basic techniques from roughing out to finishing. The DVD also covers how to turn live-edge, lidded, and deeply hollowed bowls.

About the Author

Richard Raffan is an internationally respected woodturning artisan and teacher. Collectors prize Raffan’s gallery-quality production pieces, and he is the author of

Turning Wood, Turning Boxes, and The Complete Illustrated Guide to Turning. Raffan lives in Holder, Australia.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781600851476
Publisher:
Taunton Press
Subject:
Woodwork - General
Hosted by:
Raffan, Richard
Hosted:
Raffan, Richard
Author:
Raffan, Richard
Subject:
Instructional
Subject:
Special Interest
Subject:
Woodwork - Tools
Subject:
Woodwork
Edition Description:
DVD video
Publication Date:
20090925
Binding:
DVD-Video
Language:
English
Dimensions:
7.58x5.46x.56 in. .20 lbs.
Media Run Time:
090

Related Subjects

Hobbies, Crafts, and Leisure » Crafts » Woodworking

Turning Bowls with Richard Raffan
0 stars - 0 reviews
$ In Stock
Product details pages Taunton Press - English 9781600851476 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
Turning a block of wood into a truly spectacular bowl is something anyone can learn with the right coaching. In this DVD video, world-renowned turning teacher, Richard Raffan shows how to prepare a bowl blank, mount it on the lathe, and how to handle bowl-turning tools. He demonstrates all of the basic techniques from roughing out to finishing. The DVD also covers how to turn live-edge, lidded, and deeply hollowed bowls.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.