On Sale Today - Woodturning Issue 285

Thursday 8 October 2015


In issue 285 of Woodturning, we have lots for you to enjoy. In 'Projects' Walter Hall makes a special stirling silver plated pen; John Hawkswell turns a salt and pepper mill set; and Bob Chapman looks at sweet chestnut and turns an Art Deco-style bowl.

In our 'Technical' section Richard Raffan re-turns an old bowl of his; Richard Findley looks at the problems when making tall finials; Mike Darlow discusses a 19th-century St George style chess set; Andy Coates looks at the common problems experienced by beginners turning basic bowls; Kurt Hertzog explores fast and easy finishes; and Philip Greenwood turns a milking stool.

In 'Features', Ernie Conover looks back at developments in woodturning equipment over the last 25 years; we meet Colwin Way; Mark Baker reports from the AWGB International Woodturning Seminar; and Ron Gerton shares a wonderful piece.

As well as all this, we also have our usual 'Kit & Tools' pages, 'Leader' from the Editor, 'Community news' as well as a sneak peek of our next issue and a giveaway to celebrate 25 years of Woodturning magazine.

All this and more in the Woodturning issue 285, so be sure to get yourself a copy, or why not subscribe and save up to 30%?