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The award-winning American Woodturner journal is a premier benefit of membership in the AAW.  Published bimonthly, it is dedicated to providing education, information, and organization to those interested in woodturning.



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Inside the February 2018 issue



A Pro’s Guide to a Simple Bowl: From mounting a blank to the final cut, Glenn Lucas takes us though the steps to make an elegant bowl.

A Gallery-Quality Finish: Tom Wirsing shares his proven recipe for a satiny-smooth, soft-sheen finish.

A Different Take on Bottle Stoppers: With limitless design options, Pete Blair shows how to create a low-profile, inexpensive, and oh-so-useful kitchen utensil.

Turning Metal Accents: Looking beyond the log, Pat Miller turns soft-metal accents on a wood lathe.

A Turning Theme Re-Inspired by Nature, by Gerry Roche.

A Classy Espresso Tamper, by Joe Larese.

The Emerging Box, Guilio Marcolongo demonstrates how he creates this fascinating lidded box.

Explorations in Precious Metal Clay: A POP Fellowship Grant in Action, by Jennifer Shirley.

Gender Bend: Women in Wood, Men at the Loom, by Tib Shaw.

Embracing Tradition: The Kokeshi of Lisa and Jacob Hodsdon, by Jennifer E. McDowell.

The Amazing Doll Series: Kokeshi-Inspired Collaborations, by Cynthia Carden Gibson.


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