Top Tips for Buying Blanks Online

Buying timber should be an easy thing to do, but it’s not like buying a standard product from a shop because you don’t fully know what you are going to get. In this post, I’ll share with you some tips on getting the best out of buying timber blanks online.

Thumbs Down and What I Think It Really Means

Any content creator on YouTube, be them woodturner’s or not get a few of the dreaded ‘Thumbs Downs’ and pathetically critical comments. This week, I look at the possible reasons why this cowardly anonymous Thumbs Down may occur on our videos.

The Axminster November Demos

A quick account of the demonstrations I did the other week at the Axminster store in Basingstoke – lots of pictures!

Chris Fisher’s Sensory Celtic Platter

Published Thursday 21 May, 2015
Categorized as Videos

Turned this for a friend of mine, Chris Fisher who goes on YouTube by the name of The Blind Woodturner. I turned it to be as textured as possible so Chris can ‘see’ his way round the bowl using the textures that emphasise the grain and the celtic knot in the centre.