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    George’s Handmade Gifts

    I routinely craft handmade gifts in the months leading up to the Big Day. (Sometimes it’s a little last minute.) Here’s a look at what Santa recently did. Maybe you can borrow some ideas. Top 4 Handmade Gifts Plaque The plaque I made for my sister was cut on a CNC router, but you could…

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  • Make a Hummingbird Feeder - Turned Woodworking Gifts

    Make a Hummingbird Feeder

    “Hey, that project is for the birds!” In this case, it really is. This hummingbird feeder is a great lathe project, and will make a great gift. It also teaches some great turning techniques, including making a jam chuck in order to mount the turning. Resource: Hummingbird Feeder Craft Supplies www.woodturnerscatalog.com (800) 551-8876

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  • How to Make Handmade Knives from Wood

    How to Make Handmade Knives from Wood

    In this month’s handmade knives project demonstration, George Vondriska teaches you the essential woodworking tips and techniques you’ll need to make beautiful, one-of-a-kind handles for commercially crafted blades, including bandsaw cutting, rivet-making and blade placement. When making your own handles, you have total control over the customization. You can choose the type of wood used…

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