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Free Aspen Logs

The winds were so strong, in Aurora, CO on Wednesday, it blew a couple of aspen trees over in my neighbor’s yard. They cut it up into nice pieces, so I took a few. 27 more words

Wood Turning

Mini Salt/Pepper Mills/Grinders

Haven’t been in the shop for a while, life sometimes gets in the way. I wanted to do more turning so I am turning salt and pepper mills. 313 more words

Wood Turning

Cheap and easy sandpaper pads

I love the effect of power sanding but am too cheap to buy precut sanding pads.  Previously I had bought large hook and loop pads and cut them to fit my foam sanding attachment.  167 more words

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Steve Helfant of Natural Turnings

I, Zeb the Duck, went to the Boulder Arts and Crafts Gallery.

Steve Helfant had an exhibit there. Mom and I learned about him in Denver’s magazine 5280. 222 more words

Club Member Profile - Jim Tutin

Jim was a founding member of The Ipswich Woodcrafts Club, a past President, current Vice President and Organiser of Q-Turn.

What is your woodcraft discipline/s? 330 more words



One thing that I’ve found, beginning something new requires dedication and commitment. That’s what I’ve noticed most, struggling to get my wood pen business running. I’m only 14 years old but… 145 more words


Turn, Turn, Turn

Would you believe artisan Jorge Castaneda turned 80 this past winter? He continues to invent new wood turned creations for the Stonington Farmers Market. Case in point: these beautiful hand held mirrors. 22 more words

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