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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 News
Correction: Rothman basket in Issue 63

Correction: Rothman basket in Issue 63

There was an error in the Materials list for Carole Rothman’s basket, featured in SSW Spring/Summer 2016 (Issue 63, page 22). The blank for the 5/8″ (16mm)-thick maple base should be 5-1/2″ (140mm) square, not 4″ (102mm) square. If you prefer not to buy and cut a new piece of […]

by April 7, 2016 News
Book Corner: Scroll Saw Military Designs

Book Corner: Scroll Saw Military Designs

By Carly Glasmyre Haas When Scroll Saw Military Designs came out in 2000, there was nothing like it on the market. Fox Chapel Publishing received a lot of requests to reprint this book, and Mindy Kinsey, Bob Duncan, and I took on the challenge! We began by changing the title […]

by February 5, 2016 News
Show Report: Artistry in Wood

Show Report: Artistry in Wood

The largest carving show in America, Artistry in Wood attracts more than 5,000 shoppers and 200 exhibitors to Dayton, Ohio, every November. The show is sponsored by the Dayton Carvers Guild. Although the focus of the show is carving, scrollers are increasingly well represented. The Dayton Carvers welcome scrollers, turners, […]

by December 23, 2015 News
Book Corner: Dinosaur Puzzles for the Scroll Saw

Book Corner: Dinosaur Puzzles for the Scroll Saw

  By Carly Glasmyre Haas When Fox Chapel Publishing decided to reprint Judy and Dave Peterson’s Dinosaur Puzzles for the Scroll Saw, Mindy Kinsey and I thought the update meant adding patterns. However, as we started digging into the book, we found that we could alter the dinosaur puzzle patterns […]

by December 23, 2015 News
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
Gizmos & Gadgets 2015

Gizmos & Gadgets 2015

Gadgets & Gizmos is a special issue of Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts. While it is not a part of the regular subscription, it is available from your favorite retailer or from Fox Chapel Publishing, www.foxchapelpublishing.com, 1-800-457-9112.   SCROLL DOWN FOR A SNEAK PEEK!     In This Issue:   Toys […]

by October 2, 2015 News, Special Issues
Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts Forum Live

Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts Forum Live

The new Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts Forum is live. While we’ll be doing some cosmetic changes, we’re really at the point now where we need folks to start using it and help us identify any remaining issues. Check it out here: http://forum.scrollsawer.com/   As you find issues, please e-mail me […]

by August 4, 2015 News
New Site Update

New Site Update

  UPDATE 7/22/15 – 10:45 a.m. – We have managed to recover all of the attachments from the old forum and are in the process of trying to successfully import them in the new forum. Thanks for your patience. Hopefully this will be resolved today. Update 7/19/15 – The old […]

by July 14, 2015 News

A Note to Our Readers and Customers

A Note to Our Readers & Customers: We have received confirmation that All American Crafts, the publisher of Carving Magazine, Creative Woodworks and Crafts, Woodturning, and many other magazines, has closed its doors. We at Fox Chapel Publishing have always respected our colleagues at AAC and enjoyed our friendly competition; we will miss their […]

by August 12, 2014 News