Friday, 10 August 2018

Sycamore Bowls for Somerset Crafts

Four sycamore Bowls I have just finnished and I am taking them to Somerset Crafts.http://somersetcrafts.com/

Not very good pictures but all I have got time for.

Friday, 27 July 2018

Davids Christmas present

David was treated to a days Woodturning experiance by his Partner Debra.
David turned a very respectable Sycamore bowl with a coloured and textured wide rim.
Great company and easy to teach.

Thursday, 26 July 2018

Air conditioned Workshop

The lengths I go to to keep my Students comfortable and me of course.
Air conditioning

Processing Blanks

Yesterday I picked up some very nice Sycamore and today I spent most of the day processing them into Bowl blanks.
Some of these are for Teaching and some I will sell to recover some of my costs.

Bought as boards.

 Cut into squares ready to cut into rounds
 74 Nice blanks

Tom and Rosy

Tom was treated to a days woodturning experiance by his Wife Rosy who joined him for the day
This was a Birthday present for Tom .
We had a very nice relaxed day and they both went away with very nicely turned Bowls as you can see in the following picture.

Monday, 23 July 2018

Walnut 4 Bowl

Yesterday just for fun I turned a bowl with 4 centres today I made one with 5 centres and found it was quite a bit harder
Walnut 8" x 2"

Saturday, 21 July 2018

Tri Bowl

Something differant it is also  a consideration for a Club Demo. 9" x 2" Turned from Macrocarpa.consideration for This took  exactly one hour and five minutes I would be pushed to do it in a 2 hour Demo with explaining how it is done inc marking out