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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 December 2018 issue



Turn a Beautiful and Functional Funnel: Whatever the use, kitchen, hobby, or shop, Tim Heil demonstrates the steps to customize these useful tools.

Turn a Birdcage Awl:
A handy tool for any toolbox, plus it’s a project suitable for all turners, by Mike Peace.

A Commemorative Urn for a Special Friend:
Kevin Felderhoff turns a vessel designed to honor, remember, and celebrate a life.

Off-Center Salt and Pepper Shakers:
John Lucas demonstrates an easy-to-turn project designed with simplicity and flair.

Form and Figure:
Turn a Hawaiian Bowl  Deceptively simple looks belie a challenging classic shape. Pat Kramer shows how to get it right.

The Dynamic Wobble Stool:
No, really, it’s supposed to do that. By Melinda Aste.

Zentangle® Finds Woodturning:
Relax, focus, and trust your creativity, by Janice Levi.

Vessels from Our Trees-A Phil Brown Legacy:
The memory of Phil Brown, a mentor and inspiration, lives on in those whose lives he touched, by Gary Guenther and Barbara Wolanin.

WOOD-25 Years of Innovation:
Highlighting the story of creativity and innovation in wood art at SOFA, by Judith Chernoff, MD.

Turning it Loose with Jerry and Deborah Kermode:
A life spent teaching, creating beautiful forms, and joyfully turning wood, by Steve Forrest.



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