Monthly Archives: July 2012

Natural Edge Weed Pot / Mini Vase

Maple, possibly Snakeskin Maple. about 4 inches tall. Finished with a single coat of melamine lacquer, and a quick wax.

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Pointy Thing

Don’t know what else to call it! Made from sycamore (i think) oak and ash. Main body and captive rings all done with spindle gouges, started between centres, then held in chuck by base and supported the pointy end with … Continue reading

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Suspended Ball

February’s challenge was ‘A suspended Ball’ ! After much head scratching I came up with this…. and I blagged a first place. well chuffed! Made from Iroko and Laburnum. After various attempts i ran out of pretty and /or usable … Continue reading

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A Tazza (Cake Stand)

I didn’t know what a ‘tazza’ was until we were challenged to make one. Turns out its a posh name for a cake stand. Made fromĀ  Idigbo and cocobolo, stem simply done between centres with spindle gouge(s). Base and top … Continue reading

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