An easy guide to mastering woodturning techniques for beginners! The perfect beginner's guide, Woodturning Spindle Projects will teach you the tried-and-true tool techniques to create 18 spindle-turning projects from bird boxes and garden accessories to table lamps and more! *Step-by-step instructions and pictures to create a variety of functional and beautiful spindle projects *18 spindle projects include fruit, bird box, tool handle, table leg, garden accessories, table lamp, and more *Beginner-friendly visual and text instructions with basic tool techniques *Learn woodturning processes and gain confidence and inspiration with this starter's guide, perfect for beginning woodworkers *Grab your practice book, set up your workshop, and prepare to experience the wonderful art of woodturning! Practice the basics of woodturning and learn to create beautiful and functional spindle projects with the guidance of easy-to-follow visual and text instructions. First you will find a section on setting up your turning workshop, followed by information covering many topics from tools and accessories to abrasives, finishing, and safety. This ultimate beginner's guide even includes a helpful section on choosing your timber for turning. Each project is guided by detailed step-by-step pictures showing the complete procedure needed to make the project. The projects are all relatively quick to make and are only turned with about 10 tools. The author approaches all projects in a down-to-earth manner. This will give you, the amateur woodturner, the confidence and inspiration necessary to not only complete each task successfully, but also to create amazing projects of your own that you, your family, and your friends can all be proud of! Here are the 18 spindle projects you'll learn how to create inside Woodturning Spindle Projects: *Tool Handle *Light Pulls *Bird Box *Candlestick *Table Lamp *Finial Box *Table Leg *Cabriole Leg *Pen *Fruit *Pestle and Mortar *Captive Ring Goblet *Garden Accessories *Earring Stand *Scoop *Peppermill *Hanging *Pomander *Gavel. The learning doesn't stop there! Woodturning Spindle Projects also includes a detailed glossary and index as well as a set of golden rules that are based on the author's personal experience. These tools and rules will help you to set up the best turning workshop possible. This guide helps beginner woodworkers even further by including a section for woodturning courses that will give you the ultimate opportunity to expand your learning experience for the absolute best results! Included in this section are the course instructors' names, locations, telephone numbers, and websites.
The ultimate guide in the art of woodworking, this book is a must have for amateur woodworkers everywhere! Create projects that will impress friends and family, and gift yourself the skills and inspiration that will come along with completion of the projects inside.
Once you've accomplished each project inside Woodturning Spindle Projects, you'll be equipped with the knowledge and confidence necessary to successfully create your own beautiful works of art!