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POTPOURRI

Here you will find gems of Wisdom dispensed by our wood turning sages over the years. If they don't make you a little wiser nothing else will. You will also find other articles written by our members about wood and turning that are worth reading.

David Vannier

As the wood turns

David Vannier

Carving Station

Nov 2020

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Bob Bley

Bob Bley

A lesson learned

Sep 2018

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Mike Lanahan

Mike Lanahan

Mike's tale

Dec 2016

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William W. Klenke

The Art of Woodturning

William W. Klenke

Making Gavels

Aug 2016

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Colin Mackenzie

Colin's Corner

Colin Mackenzie

The “M” Factor in Woodturning

Nov 2014

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Colin Mackenzie

Colin's Corner

Colin Mackenzie

Stop downsizing your equipment

Sep 2014

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Mike Lanahan

San Jose Mercury News

Mike Lanahan

SV Woodturners create craft items out of scraps

Dec 2013

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Colin Mackenzie

Colin's Corner

Colin Mackenzie

When Is It Time to Stop Turning?

Mar 2013

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Colin Mackenzie

Colin's Corner

Colin Mackenzie

To Mat or Not to Mat: That is the Question?

Oct 2011

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Pepi Waite

Pepi Waite

Pepi Waite reports on her trip to “the land of the free”

Apr 2009

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Mike Pogue

Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind

Mike Pogue

Zen Mind - Part 4: The thing that ate my time ...

May 2006

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Mike Pogue

Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind

Mike Pogue

Zen Mind - Part 2: What nobody told me about tools

Mar 2006

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Phil Roybal

Phil Roybal

A week at Arrowmont

Aug 2001

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Colin Mackenzie

Colin's Corner

Colin Mackenzie

In Praise of Mediocrity

Oct 2018

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Colin Mackenzie

Colin's Corner

Colin Mackenzie

Outlaw mystery wood

Jan 2018

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Gordon Patnude

Gordon Patnude

Patnude on Pens

Nov 2016

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Gordon Patnude

Gordon Patnude

Take Your Slim Pen Kit To The Next Level

Jul 2016

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Colin Mackenzie

Colin's Corner

Colin Mackenzie

The Marvels of the Latest Technology

Oct 2014

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Colin Mackenzie

Colin's Corner

Colin Mackenzie

Tying shoe laces

Aug 2014

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Mike Lanahan

Mike Lanahan

Why go to demos?

May 2013

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Colin Mackenzie

Colin's Corner

Colin Mackenzie

Do you overlook the obvious?

Sep 2012

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Colin Mackenzie

Colin's Corner

Colin Mackenzie

The story of a woodworking tip

Mar 2010

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Mike Pogue

Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind

Mike Pogue

Zen Mind - Part 5: The real cost of tools

Jun 2006

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Mike Pogue

Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind

Mike Pogue

Zen Mind - Part 3: Things most beginners forget about...

Apr 2006

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Mike Pogue

Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind

Mike Pogue

Zen Mind - Part 1: What I wish somebody had told me ...

Feb 2006

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Jesus Morales

Jesus Morales

The techniques of Mexico

Aug 1998

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