Going “Green” and Where to Find It
Finding unseasoned lumber needn’t be that tough if you start by looking (very!) close to home.
VIDEO: How to Make Segmented Bowl Turning Blanks
Chris Marshall explains the process for creating segmented bowl turning blanks and how to use the Rockler Perfect Miter Setup Blocks.
PROJECT: Carved Dough Bowls
Inspired by treenware from the past, these carved bowls are an enjoyable afternoon’s effort. Their use is up to your imagination.
Cutting Bowl Blanks from a Tree
Dale Larson from the American Association of Woodturners takes you through the best methods for harvesting bowl blanks from a tree, and how to maximize your chances for getting the grain patterns you want.
Simulating Segmentation with the Scroll Saw
Creating the look of segmentation is easier than you think.
VIDEO: How to Core Several Bowls from One Blank
In this instructional video, Ernie Conover explains the process for coring multiple bowls from one burl blank.
VIDEO: Woodturning with Green Wood or Dried Bowl Blanks
Learn how to turn bowls from green wood or seasoned wood bowl blanks. Should you turn your bowls from green wood bowl blanks or seasoned (dried) wood bowl blanks?