Articles by: Mindy Kinsey

Scrolling @Artistry in Wood

Scrolling @Artistry in Wood

“Artistry in Wood is a perfect name for the show,” said the well-known intarsia artist Judy Gale Roberts after attending the Dayton Carvers Guild’s annual event. “The show encompasses so many woodworking techniques—carving, pyrography, fretwork, intarsia, woodturning, and combinations of all five skills.” Judy was one of many scrollers at […]

by November 20, 2017 News
Pictured are Chuck Fleming of Toys for Tots, Claude Drevet, Terry Nicholson, Brian Beals, Cecil Schneider, and Amy Brannon-Hamby of Toys for Tots.

Club Donates 100 Puzzles to Toys for Tots

The Big Canoe Woodworkers Club started the festive season by giving big. On the first day of the annual Pickens County, Ga., Toys for Tots campaign, the club gave 100 handmade wooden puzzles to the program. Participants made the puzzles under the guidance of fellow member Brian Beals of Pickens […]

by November 14, 2017 Features
Product Review: Black & Decker Cordless Mouse® Detail Sander

Product Review: Black & Decker Cordless Mouse® Detail Sander

If you’re going to cut wood, you’re going to have to sand wood. Save some money and some elbow grease with a tool that removes wood quickly and gets into tight spaces. By Bob Duncan   I can’t think of a woodworking project that wouldn’t benefit from sandpaper and elbow […]

by August 16, 2017 Product Reviews
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More Articles Are Coming Soon!

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by August 16, 2017 Get Started Scrolling
Book Corner: Making Tiny Toys in Wood

Book Corner: Making Tiny Toys in Wood

Making Tiny Toys in Wood Ornaments & Collectible Heirloom Accents By Howard Clements   Use up your scrap wood by making charming toy ornaments for your holiday tree or whimsical accents for your home. Most of Howard Clements’ delightful designs incorporate motion, so the carousel turns, the Ferris wheel whirls, […]

by August 16, 2017 News
Book Corner: Wildlife Intarsia Woodworking, 2nd Edition

Book Corner: Wildlife Intarsia Woodworking, 2nd Edition

Wildlife Intarsia Woodworking, 2nd Edition Patterns & Techniques for Making 3-D Wooden Animals By Judy Gale Roberts & Jerry Booher   Judy Gale Roberts pioneered the modern art of intarsia during the 1970s and is still a leader in the field. Through her books, classes, kits, and website, she has […]

by August 16, 2017 News
Soaring Eagle Fretwork Set

Soaring Eagle Fretwork Set

Celebrate the beauty of nature with these stunning portraits By Charles Dearing Capture the grace and majesty of eagles in flight with these beautiful portraits. My secret for cutting the frets is to use a spiral blade, which cuts in all directions and makes it easy to create the small […]

by August 16, 2017 Patterns, Projects
Colorful Autumn Tree

Colorful Autumn Tree

Use an easy scrolling trick to make a cheerful table decoration in an afternoon By Sue Mey This pretty decoration brings the spirit of an autumn afternoon into your home … without taking more than an afternoon to make! It’s easy to cut and paint, and can be stored flat. […]

by August 16, 2017 Projects
Join Us! Scroll Saw Mini Show @Artistry in Wood

Join Us! Scroll Saw Mini Show @Artistry in Wood

Looking for a place where you can hang out with your scrolling friends and meet new ones, find patterns and supplies, and check out some wonderful artwork? The staff of Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts magazine is pleased to be working with the Dayton Carvers Guild to present a scroll […]

by June 14, 2017 Features, News
Puzzle Playsets Video

Puzzle Playsets Video

Puzzle Playsets: Easy to Make, Fun to Give! Puzzle playsets are quick, easy, and fun to make. Each one is a puzzle, a toy, and a creative decoration all in one. Watch our video overview and learn how to use simple woodworking to make your own puzzle playsets. You’ll need […]

by March 9, 2017 Videos