Articles by: Kristen Scanlan

Short Cuts – Issue Three

Short Cuts – Issue Three

Welcome to the third issue of Short Cuts! Our quarterly e-newsletter Short Cuts is our way of staying in touch with you between issues of Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts. Here we share projects, features, tips, insider scoop on books and authors, club news, and more. We hope you enjoy reading […]

by October 18, 2016 eNews: Short Cuts
Short Cuts – Issue Two

Short Cuts – Issue Two

Welcome to the second issue of Short Cuts! Our quarterly e-newsletter Short Cuts is our way of staying in touch with you between issues of Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts. Here we share projects, features, tips, insider scoop on books and authors, club news, and more. We hope you enjoy reading […]

by October 18, 2016 eNews: Short Cuts
Short Cuts – Issue One

Short Cuts – Issue One

Welcome to the inaugural issue of Short Cuts! Our quarterly e-newsletter Short Cuts is our way of staying in touch with you between issues of Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts. Here we share projects, features, tips, insider scoop on books and authors, club news, and more. We hope you enjoy reading […]

by October 18, 2016 eNews: Short Cuts
Electromagnetic Gear Clock

Electromagnetic Gear Clock

This Electromagnetic Gear Clock designed by Alfred Mifsud and cut by Rolf Beuttenmuller uses an electronic pendulum driver circuit to keep the pendulum rocking. Watch the video below to see this elegant clock tick.     CLICK HERE to see more projects from Gizmos and Gadgets 2015.

by August 4, 2016 Videos
Dancing Ballerinas

Dancing Ballerinas

John W. Hutchinson’s Dancing Ballerinas will keep you on your toes. Watch the video below to see their delicate dance.     CLICK HERE to see more projects from Gizmos and Gadgets 2015.

by August 4, 2016 Videos
Toulouse the Talkative Toucan

Toulouse the Talkative Toucan

A cam and rod mechanism was used to make Toulouse the Talkative Toucan by David Wakefield. Watch the video below to see Toulouse in action.     CLICK HERE to see more projects from Gizmos and Gadgets 2015.

by August 4, 2016 Videos
Wooden Ratchet Noisemaker

Wooden Ratchet Noisemaker

This Wooden Ratchet Noisemaker by Eric Hart is super-simple and super-loud. Watch the video below to get the party started!     CLICK HERE to see more projects from Gizmos and Gadgets 2015.

by August 4, 2016 Videos
Labyrinth Game

Labyrinth Game

This labyrinth was made using a string and knob system. Test your hand-eye coordination while watching this video of Troy Hawkin’s Labyrinth Game.     CLICK HERE to see more projects from Gizmos and Gadgets 2015.

by August 4, 2016 Videos
Gator Snap

Gator Snap

Watch your fingers while viewing this video of Bob Gilsdorf’s Gater Snap beanbag game–it’s ready to bite!     CLICK HERE to see more projects from Gizmos and Gadgets 2015.

by August 4, 2016 Videos
Frankenswitch Cover Plate

Frankenswitch Cover Plate

This Frankenswitch Cover Plate by Mike Ryan pays homage to old horror movies. Indulge your inner mad scientist and watch this video of the gizmo at work.     CLICK HERE to see more projects from Gizmos and Gadgets 2015.

by August 4, 2016 Videos