August 24, 2012

cherry tree

Filed under: wood — howarth frank @ 9:19 pm

with the help of my friend Brian we milled two cherry logs today, we got 6 pieces of very nice cherry wood and various woodturning blanks.


August 10, 2012

maple bowl

Filed under: film,projects — howarth frank @ 7:53 pm

i turned another bowl ruff from a nice piece of maple.  it is spalted on the inside.  the bowl is about 20 inches in diameter


YouTube Preview Image

wood turning a big spalted maple bowl, from a log to a bowl ruff.  the bowl ruff will dry for a year and the bowl will be finished. Green wood, this is much easier to cut, and turn at this stage.