Turning bowls on a lathe is not as difficult as you might think. The variety of bowls that can been created is only limited by your imagination!
With square corners and a wavy rim, this bowl will have admirers thinking you are a woodturning wizard, and for good reason. Only you will know that adding some waste material when gluing up the blank makes it as easy (and safe) to turn as a round plate.
With just a few basic tools and these easy-to-follow steps, you will be turning out dazzling bowls in no time. To help you along the way, we have included 34 how-to images of this bowl from start to finish.
You would be hard-pressed to find a more elegant bowl for serving fruit or candy. And this one offers some sweet bonuses, too: It is quick, easy, and fun to turn. Serve nuts, candy, or other tasty treats in this attractive woodturning. We made ours from three separate pieces that glue-assemble into the glowingly handsome raised dish.
We have long admired Ray Allens stunning segmented bowls. So we asked the Yuma, Arizona, turner to show us (and you) how to make one. While watching Ray build a segmented bowl blank, we quickly uncove...
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