Category Archives: Woodturnings

How Long Does it Take to Turn a Bowl

There are many facets to answering that question.  One could talk about the physicality of collecting and handling the heavy wet logs.  Because we cannot see beneath the bark, we must use “x-ray” vision (past experiences, successes, and failures) to … Continue reading

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Back in the Woodturning Studio

The Orange County Artists Studio Tour is just around the corner:  the first two weekends in November, November 3-4 and 10-11. It is time to get back into the woodturning studio after a wonderful summer hiatus of travel and adventure. … Continue reading

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Osage Orange

Osage Orange wood is amazing.  It is bright yellow when fresh cut and mellows over time to mustard, then a rich brown with a chatoyant flash. While visiting my mother in western PA, we were fortunate to connect with a … Continue reading

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