Workshop and Process

My shop in Stone Ridge

My shop in Stone Ridge

Low table & foot stool/child's stool glue up

Low table & foot stool/child's stool glue up

Pedestal table during oxidizing

Pedestal table during oxidizing

An olive ash blank ready to be roughed out on the lathe

An olive ash blank ready to be roughed out on the lathe

A seasoned oak bowl ready for final turning

A seasoned oak bowl ready for final turning

Maple bowl during hollowing

Maple bowl during hollowing

Turning tools and vacuum pump

Turning tools and vacuum pump

Faceplates, vacuum chucks, vacuum adapter, deep hollowing tools, turning tools

Faceplates, vacuum chucks, vacuum adapter, deep hollowing tools, turning tools

Vacuum chuck in action

Vacuum chuck in action

More turning tools, bowl corers, chisels, misc

More turning tools, bowl corers, chisels, misc

Bench grinder w/ 350 & 600 grit CBN wheels & magnets for ground metal collection

Bench grinder w/ 350 & 600 grit CBN wheels & magnets for ground metal collection

Forced air kiln for drying

Forced air kiln for drying

Finishing with walnut oil and beeswax

Finishing with walnut oil and beeswax

Finishing oak bowls

Finishing oak bowls