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Description - Turning Bowls by Dick Sing

Follow along as world-renowned woodturner Dick Sing leads you through all the steps needed to create beautiful, awe-inspiring bowls. Using clear, step-by-step instructions and over 300 photographs, Dick describes turning techniques for bowls ranging from basic to advanced, including a dramatic "natural top" bowl in which the bowl's rim edge incorporates actual bark from the tree. You will learn how to prepare the wood, rough out a bowl before drying, and select the most appropriate equipment for turning. Dick demonstrates the proper use of bowl gouges, scrapers, and other tools needed for each step. Sanding and finishing techniques are covered as well. Finally, the gallery includes a wonderful selection of bowls in different woods and styles to inspire your ongoing work. Hone your woodturning skills while producing elegant bowls you will be proud of.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780764317958
ISBN-10: 0764317954
Format: Paperback
(279mm x 216mm x mm)
Pages: 80
Imprint: Schiffer Publishing Ltd
Publisher: Schiffer Publishing Ltd
Publish Date: 5-May-2003
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Dick Sing

A professional woodturner since 1989, Dick Sing resides in Illinois with his wife, Cindy. Along with teaching classes and one-on-one instruction, he provides demonstrations for businesses and clubs all across the country.

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