Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts Fall 2018    (Issue 72)

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Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts Fall 2018 (Issue 72)

The Fall 2018 issue of Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts features a variety of projects, patterns, and features, as well as interesting techniques. This issue is a part of the regular magazine subscription. It is also available from your favorite retailer or from Fox Chapel Publishing,, 1-800-457-9112.


In This Issue

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Sanding Made Simple 

By Bob Duncan and Mindy Kinsey

Stumped by sanding? Our guide will smooth your way


Product Review: Pegas Blade Chuck Heads

By Bob Duncan and Mindy Kinsey 

Want to revamp your scroll saw? Switch out that clunky blade clamp for a tougher, more streamlined model

Spotlight: Martin Tomsky 

By Mindy Kinsey

Let this artist transport you into Game of Thrones or the London underworld with just a few layers of plywood


By Bob Duncan 

Love scrolling but hate painting? This new product comes with the colors built in


Sea Turtle Box

By Kip Travis

Inlay contrasting colors of wood to make this sleek stylized design

Lantern-Style Four-Seed Feeder 

By Jon Deck 

Backyard bird buffet is a feel-good project for scrollers and wildlife

Making a Dice Tower 

By Carole Rothman 

Hate pausing a game to hunt for lost dice? Stay in the zone longer with this innovative creation


Rocky Mountain Elk

By Don Calhoun 

A rugged burl makes a natural backdrop for this impressive portrait

Compound-Cut Fretwork Vase 

By Sue Mey 

This elegant project is better than the sum of its parts

*Note: The Special Sources section on page 27 of Issue #72 contained a pricing error. The glass bud vase insert for Sue Mey’s Compound-Cut Fretwork Vase costs $0.79 + S&H, not $5.50, at We apologize for the mistake.

Layered Stork

By Martin Tomsky 

Stack and glue layers of plywood to make this sleek, multi-dimensional design

Picasso Triggerfish 

By Brad and Hazel Eklund 

From the built-in bandanna to the sassy lips, this tropical intarsia project is sure to impress

Elephant Parade 

By Judy and Dave Peterson 

Celebrate the circus—or the beauty of Mother Nature—with a set of freestanding pachyderm puzzles

Cowboy Boot Puzzle

By Al Baggetta 

Stellar design makes this puzzle perfect for your next star-spangled rodeo

A Friendly Fish Tank

By Dan Wilckens 

These colorful wooden fish are as fascinating as the real thing

Two-Shelf Wall Bracket

By John A. Nelson

Timeless fretwork design is a stylish way to display small items

Thanksgiving Word Art

By Bob Duncan 

Cut these classic words in any size and keep them up all year

Standing Crab 

By Jacob and Wayne Fowler

Take your hardwood from drab to crab with this snappy pattern

  Halloween Plaques

By Sheila Landry 

“Haunt” your house with these self-framing silhouettes

Online Exclusives

Free Patterns

For free patterns to ring in the spooky season, click HERE.

Bonus Patterns

Download bonus Halloween Plaque patterns HERE.

Online Gallery

Like our interview with Martin Tomsky? See an expanded gallery of his work HERE.

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