LumberJocks

Woodworking blog entries tagged with 'wooden flower'

  • Advertise with us
View Sir_Robert's profile

Making Realistic Flowers on a Lathe

2124 days ago by Sir_Robert | 6 comments »

Jocks, Check out this demo on youtube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JWWw5HHzvFw&feature=related The fellow has an old treddle lathe that spins about 200 rpm. He creates these spectacular wooden flowers out of 1/2-inch diameter hazelnut sun shoots. Unfortunately in my neck of the woods (southeastern Michigan) hazelnuts are not common, so I’m in the process of drying out some lilac shoots instead. I’ll report on success or lack thereof in a few months. If you are in a...

Read this entry »



DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase