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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 October 2016 Issue


    Turn a Ring Holder - Bob Rosand grabs the brass ring with this first-rate skill-building project.

    Dye and Liming Wax Finish - Drab wood comes to life in Betty J. Scarpino’s expert hands.

    Play with Clay: Turn a Colorful Spinning Top - Take a colorful spin with polymer clay, by Walt Wager.

    An Elegant Collared Vessel - A sophisticated design for an exceptional piece of wood, by Andrew Potocnik.

    Glued-Up Tray - A new life for shop leftovers, by Robin Dustin.

    Stir Up a Vortex Bowl - Steven Mellott demonstrates a unique bowl style with a multicolored swirling design.

    Book Review: Shaping the Vessel: Mascoll + Samuel - Twenty elegant works in wood celebrating two artists at the pinnacle of their career at the Center for African-American Arts + Culture, by David M. Fry.

    Basket Illusion Demystified - Drawing a bead on the woodturning embellishment process, by Harvey Meyer.

    From Temple Furnishings to Kitchenware: Marcus Reid Goes Solo - A woodturning business that began with a birthday, some ingenuity, and a little hardwood, by David M. Fry.

    The Unmistakable Impact of Albert LeCoff - 40-plus-year journey as a turner, educator, and promoter of art made from wood has had a profound influence on the woodturning community, by Terry Martin.


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