Tag Archives: lathe

Pole Lathe

Here’s an image of Mick’s pole lathe where my bowl and plate were created.  It’s hard to see all the workings from this view but it’s a pretty great set-up.  Unlike a modern, continuous motion lathe, the cutting is done … Continue reading

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The Wood Turner

A great short film about a bowl being turned on a treadle lathe. http:// Info from the Vimeo Page: Shot in a couple of hours on 2 separate afternoons, this is Leo who lives in a yurt with his partner … Continue reading

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Too Busy for Words

Its been too busy to put down words and take photos along the way.  Points have been hafted, spear-throwers made, a new shaving horse built, and a leather possibles bag sewn. All while trying to finish the little vardo and … Continue reading

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