The New Turning Wood with Richard Raffan

The New Turning Wood with Richard Raffan

By:  Raffan, Richard

9781561589579
Product ID:  061053
$24.95 DVD video
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10/13/2008
Taunton Press

5.5 X 7.5 in
1 pg



CRAFTS & HOBBIES / Woodwork

With lots of new techniques and up-to-date information on sharpening and using tools, here's the most comprehensive woodturning video now available.

In this updated version of the world's most popular turning video, you'll discover new insights, tips, and advice from Richard Raffan, the acknowledged master of this subtle art.

Whether you're just getting started or a veteran refining your skills, it's all here -- from the basics to the more sophisticated concepts -- simplified and demonstrated by the ultimate teacher.

Here's the very latest insights and advice from Richard Raffan in the newly updated version of his popular video, Turning Wood. Whatever your skill level, you'll discover valuable new information here -- plus all the tried and true advice that made the original an international best seller.

In your one-to-one seminar with this woodturning guru, you'll learn all the moves that are so important to skillful woodturning. Raffan leads you through a range of useful projects from his companion book, Turning Wood with Richard Raffan.

You'll see for yourself how to master the essential techniques.

  • Sharpening
  • Stance and movement
  • Gouge exercises
  • Skew exercises
  • Centerwork techniques
  • Facework techniques

And you'll see how a pro tackles the following projects.

  • Tool handle
  • Table leg
  • Drawer knob
  • Egg
  • Pencil Pot
  • Scoop
  • Tray
  • Standard bowl
Richard Raffan is an internationally respected woodturning artisan and teacher. Collectors prize Raffan's gallery-quality production pieces, and he is the author of "Turning Wood, Turning Boxes, "and "The Complete Illustrated Guide to Turning,"