PROJECT: Simple Serving Tray
This colorful, useful and simple project is a great way to get started in woodworking!
PROJECT: Off-Center Salt and Pepper Shakers
American Association of Woodturners’ John Lucas offers a modern spin on the classic salt and pepper shakers with this woodturning project that would make a great gift!
PROJECT: Modern Clock with Large Numbers
Wall clocks are great gifts, and the basic concept shown here can make many different-looking styles.
Turning Techniques: Making a Platter
A big platter like this could be handy the next time you’re entertaining or when the holiday season rolls around. Plus, they make really great gifts.
Project: Turn a Trivet and Wine Caddy
Walter Wager of the American Association of Woodturners shows off a clever combo of turnings: a wine caddy and matching trivet with cork padding.
FREE PROJECT: Turning a Pepper Mill & Matching Salt Shaker
This culinary set requires precise drilling and turning.
PROJECT: Continuous Grain Taco Holder
A clever jig and a router will help you create your own version of this handy, easy-to-make and food-safe taco holder, sure to be a hit at your dinner table.
PROJECT: Wireless Speaker
This wireless speaker with custom wood cabinet is sure to please the audiophile on your gift list. It’s also downright fun to make.
PROJECT: White Oak Trivet
Whether you make this project out of white oak (as the author did) or not, this white oak trivet makes a great little gift you can create with your scroll saw.
Paul Revere Letter Holder Plan
Put Carole Rothman’s scroll sawing lessons to work to make this fun (and functional) letter holder.