“Looks like more woodturning coming up for the next seven days” – Woodies smash through lockdown 5

Heaps of projects going on in the workshops!


Using the big dog to shoot some cedar box lids. Francis.

Finishing off the tapers for a Shaker style bedside table in blackwood, to match the one done in the first lockdown. Fiona.

Fine scale speed turning – seam rippers for sewing – tiger myrtle, buloke and a mystery piece. Bob S.

Necessity being the mother of invention…Graeme

Second attempt….


Third attempt – shortened hex coupling sleeve, rather than shortening the drill and re-grinding worked.

Chair-making in Tas-sourced Huon Pine

Turning tenons

Red cedar Japanese toolbox – Bob S.

14 x 3 inch red gum slab being turned into submission by Serge