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Photo Gallery - 2016

I've broken up the Instant Gallery photos into different pages for each year for easier searching and faster page loading. 

For links to other years see below. 

If you want to find your pictures, hit CTL-F and type your last name.  It should take you to all your previous work!  Happy Surfing! 


12/14/16 - Subject: Ornaments

12/14/16 - Spindlework from "firewood" by Casey Hulihan

12/14/16 - Carob Bowl with Tung Oil finish by Casey Hulihan

12/14/16 - Mesquite Bowl by Casey Hulihan

12/14/16 - Desert Ironwood bowl by Casey Hulihan

12/14/16 - Carob Bowl by Casey Hulihan

12/14/16 - Carob Ring Bowl by Casey Hulihan

12/14/16 - Antler Fire starter by Casey Hulihan

12/14/16 - Assorted Pens by Casey Hulihan

12/14/16 - Crosscut Sled by Kevin Barb with sheet metal angle template made from a friend's new CNC plasma cutter.

12/14/16 - Assembled ring of cross-cut birch plywood by Kevin Barb

12/14/16 - Segmented Beads of Courage Bowl - in progress - by Kevin Barb

12/14/16 - Maple Muddler by Kevin Barb

12/14/16 - Black Ash Burl Lidded Bowl with Turquoise Resin by Rich D'Ambrosio

12/14/16 - Live Center or Revolving Center by Lou Carusone - made from the bearing from an old hard disk drive!

12/14/16 - Apple Bowls with Walnut Oil Finish by Bob Bernardi

12/14/16 - Butternut Bowl by Bob Bernardi

12/14/16 - Ornaments by Lou Carusone

12/14/16 - Ornaments by Mike Kross

12/14/16 - Resin Ornament by Rich D'Ambrosio

12/14/16 - Various Ornaments by Kevin Barb

12/14/16 - Finials / Skew-work by Patrick Cummings

12/14/16 - Ring bowl by ???

12/14/16 - Tops by ???

11/9/16 - Subject: Homemade Tools

11/9/16 - Hollowing Jig by Chris Stolicky

11/9/16 - Spherical Jig by Chris Stolicky

11/9/16 - Many Homemade Tools by Chris Stolicky

11/9/16 - Homemade Tools by Lou Carusone

11/9/16 - Homemade Tools by Mike Kross

11/9/16 - Homemade Tools by Don Orr

11/9/16 - Ornamental Platters by Rich D'Ambrosio

10/12/16 - Subject: Woodburning

10/12/16 - Zebra Wood Top by Kevin Barb (unfinished)

10/12/16 - Segmented Ring in-progress by Dave Nilson

10/12/16 - Segmented Ring Crosscut Sled - Dave Nilson

10/12/16 - Walnut Bowl with Image of an Owl in the Knot - Bob Bernardi

10/12/16 - Pear Bowl by Bob Bernardi

10/12/16 - Platter by Rich D'Ambrosio - based on Tim Yoder's "Cosmic Clouds" - black spray paint and Josonja Iridescent Paint

10/12/16 - Anniversary Present - by Rich D'Ambrosio, resin and punky wood

10/12/16 - Winged Bowl, White Birch, by Lou Carusone

10/12/16 - Sea Urchin Ornament by Lou Carusone

10/12/16 - Christmas Tree Topper Finial by Mike Kross

10/12/16 - Finial by Mike Kross Cherry Burl and Maple

10/12/16 - Finial by Mike Kross

10/12/16 - Finial by Mike Kross

10/12/16 - Finial by Don Orr

10/12/16 - Converted battery charger to wood-burning or "Wood Vaporizor" by Don Orr

10/12/16 - Vaporizing practice - Wow! Easy way to start a fire!

10/12/16 - Another handle and ni-chrome element by Chris Stolicky

9/14/16 - Subject: Finials

9/14/16 - 2X Muddlers: Purple Heart, Maple and Cherry, and the other Walnut, by Kevin Barb

9/14/16 - Jewelry box by Casey Hulihan

9/14/16 - Maple Crotch Bowl by Casey Hulihan

9/14/16 - Cherry Burl Vase by Casey Hulihan

9/14/16 - Cedar Vase with Wipe-on Poly Finish by Casey Hulihan

9/14/16 - Maple finial by Mike Kross (with black dye.)

9/14/16 - Maple bottle stopper with dabbed on multi-colored dyes - by Rich D'ambrosio

9/14/16 - Maple bottle stopper with Alumalite on top - Rich D'ambrosio

9/14/16 - Walnut tops by Bob Bernardi

9/14/16 - Finial Demo by Don Orr

9/14/16 - Finial Demo by Don Orr

9/14/16 - How to make a top in under 3 minutes - By Don Orr! See the video here.

8/10/16 - Subject: Lidded Boxes

8/10/16 - Acacia by Lou Carusone

8/10/16 - Box Elder with Cocobolo rim by Lou Carusone

8/10/16 - Mike Kross

8/10/16 - Mike Kross

8/10/16 - Mike Kross

8/10/16 - Mike Kross

8/10/16 - Mike Kross

8/10/16 - Mike Kross

8/10/16 - Acacia Salt Cellar by Chris Stolicky

8/10/16 - Bottle Brush Burl with resin by Chris Stolicky

8/10/16 - Walnut Insert, Chris Stolicky

8/10/16 - Don Orr

8/10/16 - Don Orr

8/10/16 - Don Orr

8/10/16 - Chris Stolicky

8/10/16 - Bob Bernardi

8/10/16 - Bob Bernardi

8/10/16 - Bob Bernardi

8/10/16 - Bob Bernardi

8/10/16 - Bob Bernardi

8/10/16 - Dave Nilson

8/10/16 - Dave Nilson

6/8/16 Spalted Maple Bowl (stabilized in a vacuum chamber) by Rich D'ambrosio

6/8/16 Olivewood bowl by Rich D'ambrosio

6/8/16 Resin bottle stoppers by Rich D'ambrosio

6/8/16 Beads of courage bowl by Lou Carusone

6/8/16 Beads of courage bowl by Mike Kross

6/8/16 Beads of courage bowl by Mike Kross

6/8/16 Beads of courage bowl by Mike Kross

6/8/16 Pendant by Mike Kross

6/8/16 Spalted Maple bowl by Bob Bernardi

6/8/16 Butternut bowl by Bob Bernardi

6/8/16 Resin Pen and Pencil Set by Pat Cummings

6/8/16 Maple Pen and Pencil Set by Pat Cummings

6/8/16 Walnut Platter made from an old plaque by Kevin Barb

6/8/16 Skew instruction by Don Orr

5/11/16:  Instant gallery Beads of Courage bowls, segmented bowl, tool handle and vacuum chuck...   

5/11/16: A little bit of "flatwork" by Don Orr - Cedar Picture Frame 

5/11/16: Tool handle by Lou Carusone. The red ferrule is from Thompson Lathe Tools. Lou said there was a good article on how to make your own lathe tool handle. A link that article is here.

5/11/16: Maple Tool Handle by Mike Kross

5/11/16: Beads of courage bowl by Mike Kross made from construction 2X4's

5/11/16: Beads of courage bowl by Mike Kross made from construction 2X4's

5/11/16: Deep vacuum chuck by Mike Kross - sealed with wood glue!

5/11/16: Segmented bowl by Dave Nilson - Maple, Coa, Bloodwood and Paduk, finished with cutting board oil.

5/11/16: Beads of Courage Bowl by Lou Carusone

5/11/16: Beads of Courage Bowl by Lou Carusone - made from salvaged maple from wooden pallets and a beech bottom.

5/11/16: Beads of Courage info

5/11/16: Maple, Walnut and Cherry end-grain cutting board by Kevin Barb. Brought in to discuss the cracking issues.

Major cross-grain cracking on a few pieces, must be a heck of a lot of stress to do that!

5/11/16: Lou doing a demo of a walnut bowl made with the Oneway bowl coring system. (Note the cool Pterodactyl flying over his head too!)

5/11/16: Very robust Oneway coring system

5/11/16: Woodcut coring system

5/11/16: McNaughton system

4/11/16: Apple bowl by Mike Kross - 2 coats of shellac (Super-Blonde, dewaxed) and 2 coats of wipe-on poly.

4/11/16: Small Maple bowl by Mike Kross - finished from last month. 2 coats shellac, 1 coat wipe-on poly.

4/11/16: Segmented Beads of Courage bowl - Mike Kross

4/11/16: Off axis turning by Mike Kross

4/11/16: Finial design by Lou Carusone

4/11/16: Maple bowl from last months blank, by Lou Carusone. Finished with Shellawax.

4/11/16: Octagon box and final by Lou Carusone. Patterned after December AAW Journal article. Finial is black paint.

4/11/16: Burl bowl by Bob Bernardi

4/11/16: Pens by Patrick Cummings

4/11/16: Sandpaper storage bins - Chris Stolicky

3/13/16: Apple bowl by Mike Kross. Rough turned last summer, finished this week.

3/13/16: Beads of Courage bowl by Mike Kross. Oak with Walnut top and bottom - soon to have oak knob on top too!

3/13/16: Honey Locust and "Red Heart" Beads of Courage Bowl by Don Orr.

3/13/16: Ash bowl with Cherry lid - Beads of Courage bowl by Don Orr.

3/13/16: Hickory Clamp by Don Orr. Threads cut 1/2" x 8 TPI.

3/13/16: Walnut Goblet with "Inside-Out" Turned Stem by Kevin Barb (8" tall)

3/13/16: Pine burl bowl by Dave Nilson, finished with "Shine Juice" (1/3 boiled linseed oil, 1/3 denatured alcohol and 1/3 shellac.)

3/13/16: Hand made hollowing and carbide tools by Casey Hulihan

3/13/16: Maple burl box by Casey Hulihan

3/13/16: Maple bowl by Casey Hulihan

3/13/16: Pens by Pat Cummings

3/13/16: Butternut bowl from 2012 by Bob Bernardi

3/13/16: Mounting a bowl blank on a faceplate...

2/10/16: Bottle stoppers in progress. Made from various cutting board scraps and finished with friction polish and carnauba wax - Marie Miklic

2/10/16: Rolling pin by Dave Nilson - red oak and beech with mahogany handles

2/10/16: Tops from Jaw-Breakers by Dave Nilson

2/10/16: Pens by Casey Hulihan made from curly maple and "some burl", with CA finish

2/10/16: Walnut platter by Casey Hulihan (nice job!)

2/10/16: Pen by Alison

2/10/16: Desert Ironwood box by Casey Hulihan

2/10/16: Beads of Courage Bowl by Mike Kross. The top is cherry, the bottom, oak.

2/10/16: Hard Maple threaded faceplate and vacuum chuck by Lou Carusone

2/10/16: Homemade "Little Buddy Bit Holder" by Lou Carusone

2/10/16: Walnut bowl in progress by Don Orr

2/10/16: An experiment in offset turning by Kevin Barb

2/10/16: "Tippe Tops" by Kevin Barb. See the article in January 2015 vol 4, issue 1 @ woodturner.org

2/10/16: Lever action pens by Pat Cummings

2/10/16: Eagle Pens by Pat Cummings

2/10/16: Beads of Courage bowl by Bob Bernardi - Silver Maple

2/10/16: Sock "Darning Egg" by Bob Bernardi

2/10/16: Bob Bernardi demo on bowl blanks from logs

2/10/16: Cutting bowl blanks by Don Orr

1/13/16: Large spalted maple bowl, part of a set of three made from the same blank by coring - by Lou Carusone

1/13/16: Medium spalted bowl, part of a set of 3, by Lou Carusone

1/13/16: Small spalted bowl by Lou Carusone

1/13/16: Choke Cherry "popcorn bowl" by Lou Carusone (from a tree downed by Hurricane Irene)

1/13/16: 8 sided "beads of courage" box by Lou Carusone (poplar)

1/13/16: Segmented bowl made by Bob Bernardi's wife ~1977

1/13/16: Ash forms by Bob Bernardi

1/13/16: Inlaid Pens - in process - by Pat Cummings

1/13/16: Small cherry bowl by Kevin Barb

1/13/16: Box Elder plate (from Chris Stolicky's box elder tree) by Kevin Barb

1/13/16: Snowman by Kevin Barb

1/13/16: Ornaments of various wood by Kevin Barb

1/13/16: Sharpening demo - Bob Bernardi