January 2012 Show & Tell Pictures

Paul Brockway


Pencil Holder for the challenge. It is turned from Olive and finished in wax. This Olive has particularly nice figure.
1/6/2012 Click on image to see closeup.

Dan Gallo


Dan made this Desk Clock from Mahogany using his special scroll saw. It is finished in boiled linseed oil mixed with mineral spirits and with Deft spray lacquer.
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Arlen Handberg


This Prayer Cross was made by Arlen from Maple and finished in wax.
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Arlen did this Toy Airplane as a smaller scale version of the toy airplanes he usually makes. The wood is Mahogany and the finish is lacquer.

This Top is made from Alder and is finished in Lacquer. He made a special fixture to make the spinner of the top. He changed the shape from earlier versions so it would not be used as a slingshot!
1/6/2012 Click on image to see closeup.

Dave Hutter


Dave made these Sewing Awls for his wife.. naturally she now wants more! The are made from Hard Maple. The finish is wipe-on Poly or Behleen's Woodworking Finish. These are used by Quilters to sew small pieced fabric together on a sewing machine.

Dave's Pepper Mill is made from Padauk and finished with Wipe-on Polyurethane.
1/6/2012 Click on image to see closeup.

Joel Oksner


Joel's Candy Dish is turned from Ash and finished in oil. It uses a unique 'wave' design made by laminating the wood before turning.
1/6/2012 Click on image to see closeup.

Bob Pollard


For the challenge, Bob made this Pen/Pencil/Card Holder. It is made of Monkey Back, Eucalyptus, Canary, and Walnut. The finish is Polyurethane.
1/6/2012 Click on image to see closeup.

Ron Ruckstuhl


Ron made these Swords for his daughter to practice Highland Dancing! They are made from plywood and painted.
1/6/2012 Click on image to see closeup.

W. Lee Truman


For the challenge, Lee made this Stamp Holder from what looks like Walnut.
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Dick Wakefield


This Battery Holder is made from Pine, MDF, and plastic.
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Gene West


Famous Gene made this intricate Carousel from Baltic Birch and dowels rods. The finish is water based Acrylic paint. It is crank driven and includes a music box. It has 16 animals, each separately carved and painted.
1/6/2012 Click on image to see closeup.