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Simple Hand Mixer Video

Simple Hand Mixer Video

Watch the mixer twirl ingredients into batter in minutes By Dave Van Ess   While this hand mixer will never replace an electric mixer, it’s a great way to introduce a youngster to cooking and baking. For thinner batter, such as pancake batter where a few lumps are ok, the […]

by September 14, 2016 Comments are Disabled Videos
Animal Fretwork Portrait: Rhino

Animal Fretwork Portrait: Rhino

Bring your favorite critters home with these photo-realistic designs By Jacob and Wayne Fowler Jacob creates these realistic patterns and Wayne cuts them out with a scroll saw. This rhino is one of many design the duo has made. Download the Rhino pattern here For an additional rabbit pattern, see Scroll […]

by September 14, 2016 Comments are Disabled Patterns
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 […]

by September 14, 2016 Comments are Disabled Patterns
Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts Winter 2016 (Issue 65)

Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts Winter 2016 (Issue 65)

The Winter 2016 issue of Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts features a variety of projects, patterns, and features, as well as interesting techniques. This issue is a part of the regular magazine subscription. It is also available from your favorite retailer or from Fox Chapel Publishing, www.foxchapelpublishing.com, 1-800-457-9112. SCROLL DOWN FOR A SNEAK […]

by September 14, 2016 Comments are Disabled Current Issue
Star Puzzle Pattern

Star Puzzle Pattern

This alternate design, based on a Christmas cookie cutter, is a quick and easy present By Chuck MacKnee   While you can cut this puzzle from any wood, I suggest using a light wood. Then, use thinned acrylic paints, dyes, or colorful stains to make the pieces stand out. Use […]

by September 14, 2016 Comments are Disabled Patterns
Santa’s Clockwork Carriage Video

Santa’s Clockwork Carriage Video

Watch the carriage meander across a table while Santa keeps pointing north By Rolf Beuttenmuller Santa fretwork designed by Sue Mey   The ancient Chinese developed a chariot that used a simple differential system to keep the arrow or figure mounted on the chariot pointing the same direction (usually south), […]

by September 14, 2016 0 comments Videos
Why Scrollers Need an 18-gauge Stapler

Why Scrollers Need an 18-gauge Stapler

If you have an air compressor, inexpensive brad nailers and 18-gauge staplers are readily available; in many cases one tool can use brads or staples. But these require you to have a compressor and tie you to an air line. I’ve switched over to cordless tools for their convenience. These […]

by July 12, 2016 Comments are Disabled News
Vlad the Vulgar Vulture

Vlad the Vulgar Vulture

This menacing scavenger is the Darth Vader of the bird world By David Wakefield   While Vlad looks menacing, he is a lot of fun not only to make, but to play with. Vlad features a new dual-action mechanism which allows his head to bob and shoulders and wings to […]

by June 1, 2016 Comments are Disabled Videos
Call for Entries – Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts People's Choice Awards Contest 4

Call for Entries – Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts People's Choice Awards Contest 4

Do you have a great new project design you can’t wait to share with the world? This is your chance to show it off—and maybe collect some cash! Presenting the 2016 Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts People’s Choice Awards. New This Year: Instead of one big contest, we’ll be running […]

by May 18, 2016 Comments are Disabled 2016 Design Contest
Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts Spring  / Summer 2016: Issue 63

Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts Spring / Summer 2016: Issue 63

The Spring/Summer 2016 issue of Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts features a variety of projects, patterns, and features, as well as interesting techniques. This issue is a part of the regular magazine subscription. It is also available from your favorite retailer or from Fox Chapel Publishing, www.foxchapelpublishing.com, 1-800-457-9112. SCROLL DOWN FOR A SNEAK PEEK! […]

by March 16, 2016 Comments are Disabled Current Issue