Spiral Ornament Patterns


Spiral Ornament Patterns

Use compound-cutting techniques to make an assortment of unusual-shaped icicles

By David Holkeboer

Like snowflakes, no two icicles look the same. These eye-catching compound-cut designs, based on a few geometric principles, can be cut from almost any hardwood and given a clear finish. While they look complicated, each one only requires a few cuts.

Download the Bonus Patterns below:

Spiral Ornament Pattern 1

Spiral Ornament Pattern 2

Spiral Ornament Pattern 3

Spiral Ornament Pattern 4

Spiral Ornament Pattern 5

For an additional pattern and full step-by-step instructions to cut the ornaments, see Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts Winter 2016 (Issue 65).