by Dennis Keeling
Learn how to create a custom segmented woodturning in Segmented Turning by professional turner Dennis Keeling. This book takes you step-by-step through the basic techniques for creating closed segmented, open segmented, and ornamental segmented turnings.
Keeling focuses on the fundamentals of accuracy in the three types of construction, as well as the equipment, tools, and materials used for those forms. Keeling also showcases the work of seven other segmented turners, discusses changing technology, and health and safety concerns of working with wood in this way. Following the comprehensive technique instruction are 10 projects that progress in difficulty, from beginning to advanced. At the end of the book, a gallery of segmented designs provides inspiration.