July 2009 Show & Tell Pictures

Bill Battocchio


Bill made this Model Airplane from Arlen Wood.
7/4/2009 Click on image to see closeup.


Bill turned this World Clock from Walnut Arlen Wood.
7/4/2009 Click on image to see closeup.

Stephen Case-Pall


These two bowls were made from burl driftwood rescued from a camp fire on the beach. Finished in Lacquer.

Stephen's entry into the Arlen Wood Challenge.
7/3/2009 Click on image to see closeup.

Dan Gallo


A Walnut Pepper Grinder made from Walnut Arlen Wood and finished with Lacquer and Wax.
7/3/2009 Click on image to see closeup.

Bill Gourlay


Another of Bill's famous Band Saw Boxes (#12 and #13) made from Poplar with Walnut drawer pulls. The finish is Formby's Tung Oil Finish & Minwax Finishing Wax.
7/3/2009 Click on image to see closeup.

Gene Haury


Gene created this Bowl from green Apricot. Finished in Watco.

This Bowl is made from Walnut Arlen Wood and also finished in Watco.
7/3/2009 Click on image to see closeup.

Dave Hergesheimer


Dave brought back this special large Flask to enter the Arlen Wood Challenge. It is finished in Lacquer. The wood growth is unique in that it overgrew itself.
7/3/2009 Click on image to see closeup.

Dave Hutter


Dave showed how it really IS possible to bend thick Baltic Birch plywood!
7/3/2009 Click on image to see closeup.

John Knittle


John's Winged Bowl is also from Arlen Wood and is finished with oil and wax. This thin edge is tricky as it is like cutting air.
7/3/2009 Click on image to see closeup.

James Kostrab


These small Puzzles are NOT Arlen Wood, but the fixture is!
7/3/2009 Click on image to see closeup.


James created this Arlensaurous from... guess what? Arlen Wood!

7/3/2009 Click on image to see closeup.

Bob Pollard


Bob made this Colt Revolver Replica from Walnut and Birch. The finish is Ebony, Walnut stain, and polyurethane.
7/3/2009 Click on image to see closeup.

Dave Studley


Dave made a few of these insect traps for some young friends to use in Arizona.
7/3/2009 Click on image to see closeup.

W. Lee Truman


These two bowls were made partly from Arlen Wood so Lee brought these back for the challenge.

This Bowl is new but is also made from Arlen Wood.
7/3/2009 Click on image to see closeup.

Dan Waingrow


Dan made this Flexible Dragon Puzzle from Arlen Wood. Then, at the last minute, make this unique frame to display it.
7/3/2009 Click on image to see closeup.

Gene West


This Robot Push Toy is finished with Water Based Acrylics. The head moves and bobs when pushed.

A Butterfly Toy is made from a design from India. It is made with 1/8" plywood and dowels. The finish is Water Based Acrylic and Varnish. The Wings flap when block is pushed and pulled on the rod.

A Whirly-Twirly Doll from another Indian design. The materials are various woods and wool hair. The finish is Water Based Acrylic. This is to teach centrifugal force to children.
7/3/2009 Click on image to see closeup.

Jerry Wolf


This Pen was made from laminated pieces of Arlen wood.
7/3/2009 Click on image to see closeup.

Stan Wolpert


This small Goblet made from Walnut Arlen Wood!

These Salt and Pepper shakers are the subject of the next Turning SIG at Stan's.
7/3/2009 Click on image to see closeup.