Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts Spring 2020 (Issue #78)

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Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts Spring 2020 (Issue #78)

The Spring 2019 issue of Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts includes a variety of projects, patterns, and features, as well as interesting techniques. 

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In This Issue 

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Noah’s Ark

Use bowl-cutting techniques to make a boat of biblical proportions

By Dave Van Ess

“I Love Wood” Scrap Art

Don’t let those beautiful scraps go to waste; create a custom masterpiece!

By Vic Landry


Making an Insect Condo

Protect pollinators using common materials from around the yard and shop

By Kaylee Schofield

  Spotlight: Rebecca & Martin Wincott

This husband-and-wife team makes toys that are good for the imagination–and the environment!

By Danielle Schagrin


  Easter Bunny Egg Holders

Easy to cut and fun to paint, these cuties are an instant hit in any treat basket

By Shelli Nixon

  Baby Dragon Coin Bank

This impish creature feasts on gold—and teaches kids to save!

By Michael Riffel

  Art Deco Mini Clock

Quirky spirals add a twist to the classic fretwork timepiece

By Dan Wilckens

  Dog Walker’s Peg Rack

Hang your leash and other canine accessories in one easy-to-reach place

By Al Baggetta

  Tea Light Holders

Scroll a trio of illuminated vessels—no turning required!

By Carole Rothman

Mini Skip Loader

Movable parts and solid build make this tough little toy a playroom essential

By Brad Anderson


  Intarsia Songbirds

Practice the basics of shaping on a flock of multicolored magnets

By Brad and Hazel Eklund

  Terrarium Desk Sitter

This succulent bouquet is a cute, customizable addition to any workspace

By Ghylenn Descamps

Compound-Cut Butterfly

Watch this colorful pollinator emerge from just three little scraps of wood

By Diana Thompson

Ark Animals

Make a pair of giraffes, elephants, and lions to accompany Noah on his journey

By Rebecca and Martin Wincott

  Pineapple Wall Art

Dress up your dwelling with a sweet symbol of welcome

By Ghylenn Descamps

Emergency Vehicle Puzzles

Help is on the way! These classic designs make great gifts for kids on the go

By Sarah Lyn Chamberlain

  Kitten Fretwork

A fierce stare and a cute, fuzzy face make this portrait a cat-lover’s dream

By Charles Hand

Colorful Cupcake Toppers

Bring the egg hunt to the dessert table with these sweet decorations

By Charles Hand

Online Exclusives

Bonus Video

See Shelli Nixon’s fox painting technique in action!

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Free Patterns

Download patterns for the entire alphabet for your custom scrap art.

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More Wood Profiles

Learn more about how to handle different kinds of wood in our How-to section under Materials for Beginners

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