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Scroll Saw Arm Lifter

Scroll Saw Arm Lifter

This simple device holds the saw arm up while you change blades By the Staff of Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts   The Scroll Saw Arm Lifter, designed by Hector Garcia and sold by Bear Woods, is a simple add-on for a DeWalt or Delta saw that does what it says: […]

by March 7, 2018 Product Reviews
Catching Up With Judy Gale Roberts

Catching Up With Judy Gale Roberts

The intarsia master talks tools, wood, and new books by Mindy Kinsey “I am always thinking about the person who buys my pattern; I want them to have the best intarsia experience possible.” -Judy Gale Roberts Editor’s Note: Judy Gale Roberts is the mother of American intarsia. An artist since […]

by March 7, 2018 Features
A closeup of Misty's workstation

My Visit to Judy Gale Roberts’ Studio

By Misty Humes Valestin   Note: Misty Valestin is the new president of the Scrollsaw Association of the World (SAW). She recently participated in one of Judy’s beginner intarsia classes and shared her insider view of the experience with us.   On Wednesday morning, the first day of class, it […]

by March 7, 2018 Features
Product Review: It’s Good to Be King

Product Review: It’s Good to Be King

King Industrial’s 16″ saw is our new workshop favorite By the staff of Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts    Looking for a new tabletop saw? King Industrial’s new 16″ model is ideal when you want great performance but don’t have a lot of space. This solidly built saw is easy […]

For Safety’s Sake

For Safety’s Sake

Here are a few words of wisdom to make your next scrolling adventure or pattern project a safe and enjoyable one!  By Rick Hutcheson Note: This article originally appeared in our Spring 2001 Issue (#2).  We buckle our seat belts. We’re constantly reminding our children or grandchildren to wear their […]

by March 7, 2018 Safety, Tips for Beginners
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
Building an adjustable box joint jig

Building an adjustable box joint jig

With a scroll saw, you can cut all sorts of joints. But, when you need to cut several hundred fingers, such as the ones found in the Steampunk Box (found in Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts Summer 2018, Issue 71), the sheer number as well, as the precision required to make […]

by March 6, 2018 Techniques
Marvelous Wooden Maps

Marvelous Wooden Maps

Do you love map-related artwork as much as we do? Here are some fun ideas from around the web to get you started on your next project! Adapt them to make your own wooden maps of a favorite town or vacation spot.   Nautical: Scroll or carve a 3-D topographical […]

by March 6, 2018 Features
Creating a Fish-Shaped Puzzle Box

Creating a Fish-Shaped Puzzle Box

Use stains to create a box inspired by a colorful tropical fish By Bill Miller   It takes a piece of wood smaller than a brick and a little time to make a different and beautiful fish puzzle box. For me, the whole thing started because I had something small […]

by March 2, 2018 Uncategorized
Gorgeous Grown-Up Color “Wheel”

Gorgeous Grown-Up Color “Wheel”

Learn color theory—and make a beautiful project—with just five paints By Lora S. Irish   Overwhelmed by the paint aisle? Not sure of the difference between yellow-orange and orange-yellow? Completely confused when people talk about primary and secondary colors? This project will answer those questions by helping you create a […]

by January 8, 2018 Finishing for Beginners, Projects, Techniques