woodshop

November 30, 2008

segmented bowl

Filed under: projects — howarth frank @ 9:13 pm

here the bowl is glued up and on the lathe.

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November 28, 2008

bowl

Filed under: projects — howarth frank @ 9:15 pm

i am now working on a fully segmented bowl.  it will be cherry with a few walnut accents.

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November 27, 2008

bowl

Filed under: projects — howarth frank @ 9:11 pm

here is the first segmented bowl.

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November 25, 2008

bowl

Filed under: wood shop — howarth frank @ 10:27 am

I have been working on a segmented bowl.  The bowl had a crack which I fixed with a segmented strip of walnut and cherry.  Then I gave it a similar strip around the rim, I am in the process of turning it

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November 20, 2008

tractor

Filed under: projects — howarth frank @ 11:31 pm

i made a second toy tractor, this one took maybe 4 hours or so to build.  it has a cherry body and walnut wheels

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November 11, 2008

dresser

Filed under: projects — howarth frank @ 4:19 pm

the dresser is done, i just have to bring it upstairs.  the drawer faces are English walnut and the body is black walnut.  i turned the pulls on the lathe out of black walnut.  the finish is wipe on polyurethane.

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November 10, 2008

dresser

Filed under: projects — howarth frank @ 5:47 pm

the dresser is together. the drawers are done and the pulls are made. i just have a final coat of finish on the pulls and the top and it will be done.

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