I am happy to announce that I will be teaching a Router and Router Table class at the Idea Foundry Columbus. This is a beginners class where we will dive deep into the tool and showcase it’s capabilities and tricks and tips for quality results. The router is the second most versatile tool in the […]
I had a lot of fun over the past Christmas season making a few things for my granddaughters. A couple of pull toys and did a deep dive into the shop’s CNC router and made a Christmas Countdown Chalkboard and Santa’s Snack tray.
Three Fly Fishing themed pens. FINALLY someone makes the findings for these. Been waiting a long time. Antique Pewter, Antique Copper and Antique Brass. Can’t wait to show these at the upcomng Independants Day show in Columbus #ID16
I made both these beautiful bandsaw boxes from sappy Walnut with Ambrosia Maple handles. The drawers are fulll flocked. I like to make boxes with less than high grade lumber because you get an infinite number of dramatic variations in the wood. Even though they are the same patterns, look how different they appear.
Simple Tea Light Candle holder in Ambrosia Maple.
These are simple lift lid boxes I have been making. They feature splined mitered corners and fitted lids. These are a lot of fun to make because you and mix different woods and create a wide variety of looks by just altering the bevel of the lid. I make these in 3 x 3, 3 […]
This is a new style bandsaw box, called Tsunami. A design by Lois Keener Ventura. Features 4 drawers and is a little larger than the traditional box. This particular box is made from quartersawn Sycamore.
Different style bandsaw box design by Lois Ventura. I made this with Ohio Cherry. All drawers are flocked.
This is a new design bandsaw box made in Ohio Cherry. Design by Lois Ventura.
One of the biggest hurdles of turning a small vase is finishing the bottom. You turners know that once the shape is complete and the vase is hollow, it has to be reverse chucked to gain access to the bottom so it can be sanded, finished and parted off. For the Twig Pots I like […]