At the Lathe: Two Holiday Turning Projects

Turn spindle and hollow-globe ornaments using a waste block mount.
By Judy Ditmer
Pages: 90-95

From the December 2005 issue #152
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For woodturners, the nip of autumn in the air usually triggers thoughts of holiday projects. Here are two ornaments you may enjoy making. A simple spindle or “icicle” ornament provides the opportunity to practice technique and design while producing gifts in quantity, should that be your goal. The more complex hollow-globe ornament is slightly more challenging. It would be nice as a special gift or to keep and pass down in your own family.

From the December 2005 issue #152
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