Curly maple cremation urns with wedge accent keys.
I sell a few cremation urns each year – mostly by word-of-mouth and nearly always on short notice. (I keep a few in inventory.) Sometimes I get a request in advance of actual need. That sure works better for me!
I recently received a request from a couple for two urns. I was able to make both pieces from a single maple board. Note, like many woodworkers, when I’m shopping for lumber my eye is often drawn to highly figured pieces. It can pay off…
Check out my video with George on cremation casks: How to Make a Cremation Cask
Or here’s a cool article on a more interesting approach: Cremation Urn: An Unusual Turning