Contemporary Woodturning2020-01-30T11:03:49+00:00

Contemporary Woodturning

  • Publishing: Spring 12
  • Pub month: June
  • ISBN-13: 9781861088734
  • Author: Nick Arnull
  • Price: £16.99
  • Binding: PB
  • No. of pages: 192
  • Dimensions: 276 x 210 mm
  • Colour: Full colour throughout

Contemporary Woodturning is a clearly illustrated practical guide to woodturning aimed at woodworkers at all skill levels: a one-stop solution for experienced turners and novices alike. This book will guide you through the various health and safety issues, the tools and equipment needed to get the best out of your woodturning, mastering the basic techniques and how to add decorative features. Nick Arnull guides his readers through these complex techniques in a logical step-by-step manner and with a clarity that comes from many years of professional woodturning experience. He also illustrates how to use highly original decorative methods and artistic skills to complete the finished projects.

Each project includes easy-to-follow instructions and detailed photography to inspire you to take what you have learnt and apply these skills to your own work. Whether you are a seasoned turner or have no prior experience at all, you will find a wealth of inspiration in these pages.


Author Information

Nick Arnull
Professional woodturner, author and demonstrator Nick Arnull produces decorative turned wood art and batches of turned spindles for furniture makers, cabinetmakers, joiners and builders. He has demonstrated at symposiums all over the world including the Utah Woodturning Symposium in 2006. He has had a published article in the American Woodturner Journal of the American Association of Woodturners in 2008, and regularly contributes to Woodturning magazine.