Archive | May, 2012

The first turned porch post for Shelter Island

24 May

Sanding, two directions, done

9 May

Hand touch …

9 May

….along the way

Finishing up

9 May

Half done

9 May

The final shape emerges

9 May

Tracer lathe cuts …

9 May

…final shape while left hand holds the piece as a steady rest, with a piece of thick leather as protection.