Bowl turning is becoming increasingly popular as a hobby and a way to reconnect with a traditional craft. Ernie Conover is a master turner who has turned his experience teaching this activity to hundreds of people into a practical, easy-to-read guide. This book provides basic instructions to get aspiring turners directly to their goal of creating a pleasing bowl. Along the way, he shows how to: -- Gather and buy wood for turning-- Apply basic and advanced turning techniques-- Sand and finish-- Use the faceplate and chucks to hold the work-- Choose, sharpen, and handle tools-- Create the most attractive bowl shapesThe author's straightforward, encouraging style and extensive photos and illustrations make the process easy and rewarding.
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(265mm x 200mm x 10mm)
Taunton Press Inc
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