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Olivers Woodturning Newsletter #10

    Olivers Woodturning Newsletter Issue 10 Issue 10 UKIWS 2017, New Products and more It has been a couple of weeks since UKIWS 2017 and it was another great weekend. Olivers Woodturning packed up almost the entire shop and used the weekend to launch an exciting new line of products, more on that below. […]

Using The Bowl Gouge

Using the Bowl Gouge well and generating a slicing cut will give you one of the best finishes you can get when making a bowl. Here I will do my best to explain how to use the bowl gouge. Hopefully it will make sense.   Stand at your lathe with the shaft of the bowl […]

Olivers Woodturning Newsletter #7

      Olivers Woodturning Newsletter Issue 7 Issue 7 Looking forward to the Christmas break Well it’s been a while since we last sent out a newsletter. There’s been plenty going on but not on the turning front. I’ve been busy creating the new home for Olivers Woodturning which took a lot longer than […]

Olivers Woodturning Newsletter #6

Olivers Woodturning Newsletter Issue 6 Issue 6 Bigger and Better It has been a couple of months since the last newsletter and with good reason! Those of you that have visited us in Bearsted will know that we don’t have a very large showroom. This will soon change as we are having some purpose built […]

Olivers Woodturning Newsletter #5

  Olivers Woodturning Newsletter Issue 5 Issue 5 Hello to our new club members Well, here we are on the 1st April, where has the first quarter of 2015 gone? Hello to our new club members, membership numbers have shot up recently. Its good to see that we are reaching new people every month. Olivers […]

ProEdge Demonstration for Tool Sharpening

We have a Robert Sorby ProEdge set up in our small showroom and every now and then I have given a quick ProEdge demonstration to a visiting customer.  Tool Sharpening with the ProEdge is one of the easiest ways to sharpen your tools. It’s very important in the world of woodturning to have good, sharp […]

Applying a Colour Finish to your Woodturning

It can be fun to decorate woodturning with a colour finish, it can enhance the piece that you have turned, it can save a piece that has cracked or split or it could help sell your work.   There are many reasons to try decorating your work. I for one love to see the natural […]

Olivers Woodturning Catalogue

We are pleased to announce that our first printed catalogue is now ready. You can request a copy to be sent you by post by getting in touch.   Or if you would rather you can view the Olivers Woodturning catalogue here.    

Olivers Woodturning Newsletter #4

      Olivers Woodturning Newsletter Issue 4 View this email in your browser Issue 4 The first Newsletter of 2015 Forgive us, we missed sending out the monthly email last month. We have been busy working away to bring you some new products, create a catalogue and preparing for our first show, more details […]

Making of the Pot of Gold

Well, as some of you must have seen I’ve entered the dark side of woodturning thanks to a demo by BJ Norman at our club (The Garden of England Woodturners). Now I cannot and will not claim fame for the finish that I’m about to explain to you, this is the work of BJ Norman […]

Premium Classic Fountain and Rollar Pen Kit Assembly Guide

This Premium Classic Fountain and Rollar Pen Kit Assembly Guide is written with the Rotur kits in mind but can be used as a general guide for most types of kits. Required Accessories: 7mm Long Mandrel. 3 Pc. Bushing Set. 10mm Drill Bit. 10mm Barrel Trimmer. 2 Part Epoxy Glue or InstaCure (cyanoacrylate glue).     […]