June 2010 Show & Tell Pictures

Jack Budny


This is a Time Learning toy to help 2-5 year olds to tell time. It is made from 1/2" plywood and painted.
6/5/2010 Click on image to see closeup.

Stephen Case-Pall


Stephen replaced a broken turning tool handle. What is unique is that he finished the handle with spray lacquer while the lathe was turning to prevent drips at a very low speed. Then he polished the handle at a higher speed and result is very professional.
6/5/2010 Click on image to see closeup.

Dan Gallo


The piece is a portrait style cutting of his dog Stuart. Stuart is a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel. The pattern was drawn by Charles Dering and was cut out using a scroll saw. The wood is 1/8" Oak plywood and the backing board is 1/8" Luan. The frame is Mahogany.
6/5/2010 Click on image to see closeup.

Arlen Handberg


Arlen made these Shaker Boxes from cherry as a gift. The finish is wipe-on-polyurethane.
6/5/2010 Click on image to see closeup.

Dave Hergesheimer


Dave turned this Bowl from an unknown species of wood which started out stark white. After sand blasting, it brought out the beautiful grain. The feet are made from Purple Heart. The finish is Lacquer.
6/5/2010 Click on image to see closeup.

Chuck Nickerson


Shaker Style Post and Rung Chair made from Maple and finished in Boiled Linseed Oil (BLO).
6/5/2010 Click on image to see closeup.

Gene West


Shut the Box Game Roll the dice to flip the numbered blocks. It is made from various woods and is finished in varnish.

Alphabet Wood Carving carved from Bass wood and Mahogany. All the letters are inter-twined. The finish is also varnish. He shows us a mold he intends to use to replicate the carving.

Airplane Toy This toy is joy stick controlable in all axes. Gene used various wood species and finished it in varnish. The airplane is mounted on a universal joint.
6/5/2010 Click on image to see closeup.