AWGB Turnings

Turning of the month chosen from the AWGB Web Forum

May

Vessels coloured with acrylic inks by Andy44

Acrylic coloured vases

April

Created by Nick Simpson’s alter-ego Prof’ Bergenstrauser, Victorian/Edwardian romantic, inventor and steampunk engineer. The cups are made of sycamore and the eggs cherry. Only the straight pipes and elbows are metal.

March

A blackwood vase by Tony_A

Blackwood Vase

February

A platter by Ian Ethell.

Sycamore, aluminium and resin platter. 65cm diameter

January

A platter by Les Symonds.

Decorated with pyrography Celtic images and a turquoise stone on the centre. Diameter 45cm

December

Open segmented bowl by Malcy.

Segmented bowl turned from over 2000 pieces of maple, wenge, purple heart, yellow heart, osage orange and bloodwood. 22cm diameter by 8cm high.

November

Eucalypt burr and resin bowl turned by Tony_A

Turned from a old, dry and deeply cracked eucalypt burl. I chose to stabilise it with black pigmented resin prior to turning.
Bowl is 170 by 90, finished with poly, rubbed with 0000 then waxed

A selection of turnings from the AWGB forum