Synopses & Reviews
Turning a bowl may seem daunting, but woodworkers can create beautiful bowls with the expert advice and instructions in this book. Richard Raffan walks them through the process -- from wood selection and design advice to surface embellishment and finishing techniques. With step-by-step photos and detailed drawings.
The world's pre-eminent woodturning teacher provides everything you need to know about turning bowls on the lathe.
With over 300 color photos with step-by-step instructions, this book provides thorough advice on all aspects of wood turning. Detailed text and photos cover the process from planning to completion. For skilled woodworkers, the author discusses advanced techniques, decoration, and form and balance.
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,"