Category woodworking

Flint handle

I was asked if I could make a handle for a flint firestarter. My first thought was to use the lathe but a round handle would never fit snuggly into the sheath so I went for a round edge cuboid.…

Half dozen eggs

A gift for an old roomate and friend who passed her PhD viva. I can’t remember which woods I used but it was a different one for each egg. One of the my favourite projects and I will confess to…

Wooden Bear Skin Rug

Sometimes you see something and instantly know you have to make it! I fell in love with this instructable by KeithDecent at first sight. This is what I said in my comment: Thanks very much for the idea and tutorial!…

Kururin

While turning my first few Kururin I must have had my engineer’s hat on because I have created a number of tools to help make them. There are already instruction videos showing a number of different ways to make one…