The Maker Fair was my first time demoing and this little bowl is the result! It’s made of bird’s eye maple and is less than 4″ in diameter. Once I got home, my wife snatched it up and just dared me to sell it… The bowl now lives on our entryway table 🙂 […]
At long last, I’ve received a blessing from the tree gods. I got a Box Elder that was cut down to make room for a home addition. It was a good cause after all, the home owner is adding a workshop to his property. Never was there a more noble cause. It’s good to have […]
This is really more of a “look what I did” post than my typical How To. Anyways, I gotta just have fun sometimes too, right? I also realized that I hadn’t posted about the progress I’ve made towards generating an inventory of bowls… Shame on me.When you are a woodworker, (especially a woodturner) people will […]
Alright, back on track. Lets get to making the globe for a Christmas Ornament!There are two ways to approach the design elements of any turning project. You can either work from a sketch, or sculpt your piece as you work at the lathe. There have only been a handful of instances when I work from […]
Well, I’m back at it. Making more ornaments. I had the best of intentions to make a tutorial around Christmas, but the busy holiday season coupled with trying to finish orders in time for the big day stole my attention. This is the beginning of a series of posts I’ll make to share my process […]
Hey everyone, I’ve opened a shop on Etsy! Let’s see how this thing does! My shop name is woodshopmikestudio. Check it out, hopefully I’ll be adding some salad bowls to the listing soon! Have a great day!