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The art or process of shaping wood into forms on a lathe.

wood′turn′er n.
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One such farmer is Del Stubbs of Leonard, Minnesota, who is a woodturner and custom toolmaker by trade.
Events include live shows in the Forest Theatre, Lookachu Body Art & Hair Braiding, Crafty Bugwug & John the Woodturner or take part in the Half Term Tree Name Trail.
YOU CAN MEET AND SUPPORT INCREDIBLE WELSH CRAFT MAKERS These include Anne Morgan (jeweller), Eluned Glyn (ceramics), Katie Victoria (knitted textiles), Sian O'Doherty (knitted textiles), Louise Hall (ceramics), Bethan Jarvis (jewellery), Miriam Jones (woodturner), Anvil Forge (blacksmithing), Sara Lois (jewellery), Elly Mental (jewellery) and many more.
New work from woodturner Russ Dixon and glass artist Jayne Smoley will be at the Backstreet Gallery in Florence for the month of August.
Months later Laurence's life was to reach another landmark when he made friends with a another Irish man he met while visiting the dance halls after work as a woodturner.
The Raleigh woodturner works almost exclusively with trees that have died naturally, going where the wood's grain and imperfections take him.
Briere says his Best in Show win and successful post-prison career as a sub-contractor and woodturner is "thanks to Terry Moore" of The New Hampshire Furniture Masters' prison outreach program.
Terry Martin; THE CREATIVE WOODTURNER; Linden Publishing (Nonfiction: Crafts & Hobbies) 24.95 ISBN: 9781610352185
World-class woodturner Terry Martin presents The Creative Woodturner is a guide for intermediate to advanced woodworkers and hobbyists.
The site includes The Applestore (shabby chic furniture and curios, open from Wednesday to Sunday) and Batsford's Woodturner, featuring crafts handmade by Roger Siford.
Hogbin on Woodturning: Masterful Projects Uniting Purpose, Form & Technique comes from a legendary woodturner whose exhibition of unique turnings changed the industry in the early 1970s.