by Dale Nish
This book provides woodturners with a unique opportunity to learn the techniques of the world's master woodturners. More than 600 detailed photographs show how these craftsmen turn a rough block of wood into a finished turning. Included in the book are first-hand descriptions of the work of David Ellsworth (hollow turnings), Ray Key (boxes and platters), Melvin Lindquist (vases, natural top bowls), Ed Moulthrop (giant turnings with P.E.G.), Rude Osolnik (laminated bowls and twig pots), Richard Raffan (wet turned bowls and scoops), Al Stirt (fluted bowls), Jack Straka (Hawaiian style bowls).