The Complete Guide to Turning Pens & Pencils lives up to its name. Author Walter Hall, an accomplished wood turner in the U.K., shares a wealth of ideas and trade secrets in this complete guide. Here’s everything you need, even if you’re just starting out, to craft your own custom-made writing instruments. The beauty of these projects is that you can turn out beautiful work using little more than a standing or even a portable lathe. Build your turning skills as you work your way through these gorgeous projects that range from beginner to advanced. Master the sanding, polishing, and finishing techniques to craft pens and pencils from scratch or using blanks. Learn to work with wood, acrylics, or polymer clay and how to choose the right mechanisms.
- Easy to follow step-by-step instruction
- Excellent learning source for beginners to advanced