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Sister Hog, Brother Tree, and the Voice of Copper: a Celebration of Long Labor and Process

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“JACK’S STORY” BY ISAIAH ELDRIDGE

Wood Turning – Jack’s Story from Isaiah Eldridge on Vimeo.

Isaiah Eldridge, a local film-maker and journalist, spent some time with me last week as I we both plied our trades.

Weitergehen “Go On”

winter’s lathe work

Red oak bowl with salting and beaver teeth-marks.

Red oak bowl with salting and beaver teeth-marks.

box wood

box wood

Many of these bowls are or will be for sale at our Etsy Store: BaumWerk.

Through Winter

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Gymnocladus dioicus deconstructed at 800 rpm

A more singular post than is normal around here, but I am really into taking these high speed photos of spinning wood and stationary steel precipitating a diaspora of fibers and debris. This is a piece of a Kentucky Coffee Tree being made into a bowl.
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October Pull

Frosty Morning, traditional, banjo, guitar, mandolin and bones
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Bald Cypress Bowl and More

Cypress bowl on the lathe.

Same bowl on the bench.

A few other shop pictures…

A white oak chair leg for a repair job, being bent in a form.  The leg was turned and bent while green.  You can see my first failed attempt.

flattening a walnut half for turning with a fore-plane