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Club News: Giving the Gift of Time

Club News: Giving the Gift of Time

 Organizations make projects for charities By Kathleen Ryan Editor’s Note: Listed below are a few organizations whose charitable work we’ve shared with our readers. Send photos and a write-up on the good work your club is doing to Editors@scrollsawer.com. . .Orange County Scroll Saw Association: Since 2002 the Orange County Scroll Saw […]

by December 22, 2015 Community, Features, News
Project Blossom

Project Blossom

Scroll saw club joins forces with the Girl Scouts to make this Mother’s Day project a smash hit For the past five years, the Long Island Scroll Saw Association has been making painted wood flowers and donating them to area nursing homes for Mother’s Day. The group began by donating […]

by May 21, 2018 News
2018 Scroll Saw & Woodworking Shows

2018 Scroll Saw & Woodworking Shows

Get supplies, meet friends, and see great work at this year’s scroll saw shows! Meet, greet, and compete at this year’s scrolling shows! We know of two scrolling-only shows and two more that will be highlighting scrolling. If you need supplies or inspiration and want to spend time with great […]

by March 6, 2018 News
New England scroll saw club raises money for local food pantry

New England scroll saw club raises money for local food pantry

Submitted by Melita Quesada The Baystate Scrollahs (read with a New England accent), a scroll saw woodworking club that meets at Woodcraft in Walpole, Ma. has raised $300 for a local food pantry. This is the second year of the club’s existence and the second year the club has raised money for the […]

by January 8, 2018 News
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, News
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
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 Community, News

Woodcarving shop fire ignited by spontaneous combustion

Our thoughts are definitely with the owners of Andy Lakes Woodworks in Glyndon, Minn., after three log sheds and a shop building burned down Saturday (May 6, 2017). Officials say the fire started when finishing chemicals spontaneously combusted. For more information, visit http://kfgo.com/news/articles/2017/may/07/fire-destroys-glyndon-woodcarving-business/. This is really a wakeup call for carvers. […]

by May 10, 2017 News, Uncategorized
Spring Gathering Intarsia

Spring Gathering Intarsia

We were so excited about how many patterns we squeezed into the Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts Spring 2017 (Issue 66) that we missed the fact that we reduced the pattern for Janette Square’s Spring Gathering intarsia project (designed by Bruce Worthington). If you want to make the project the […]

by January 17, 2017 News, Patterns