Woodturning with
Steven D. Russell DVD Videos

We currently have three instructional DVD videos available "Turning Elegant Writing Pens," "Bowl Turning, Step-by-Step" and our newest video - "Turning Elegant Bottle Stoppers" with more arriving soon, so check back often! These are standard NTSC videos which work in all DVD players in North America. For our international customers, we ship "Region Free" DVD's that will work in any country.


Volume II - "Turning Elegant Writing Pens"
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This DVD demonstrates all the steps necessary to turn an elegant writing pen. Steps include blank selection and preparation, gluing, drilling, milling, mounting, roughing, finish turning, sanding, multi-step finishing options, assembly and more.

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$25.00

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Volume III - "Bowl Turning: Step by Step"
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This double disk DVD demonstrates all the steps necessary for turning two-step bowls from green wood. Disk one begins with chainsawing the bowl blank from the rough log, rounding the blank on the bandsaw, lathe mounting options, turning the exterior, hollowing the interior of the roughout, and preparing it for drying plus much more.

Disk two covers remounting the dried roughout on the lathe, truing the roughout to remove the warped surface, mounting the bowl in a chuck, finish turning the exterior and interior of the bowl, turning decorative elements, reverse turning the foot, power sanding, and finishing the completed bowl. Sharpening the Irish ground bowl gouge on both wet and dry sharpening systems and numerous tips and techiques are also included.

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Volume IV DVD Video - "Turning Elegant Bottle Stoppers" (click for details)

Now available! This double disk DVD demonstrates Steve's favorite techniques for turning four elegant bottle stopper projects. Disk one demonstrates turning two projects: 1) A Cocobolo Rosewood wooden dowel bottle stopper with a traditional Flor cork, and 2) A Cocobolo Rosewood bottle stopper inlaid with a 25mm Crazy Lace Agate cabochon with a traditional Flor cork.

Disk two covers two additional projects: 1) A blue swirl acrylic acetate bottle stopper finished to 12000-grit with a black titanium metal cone stopper, and 2) A blue swirl acrylic acetate bottle stopper finished to 12000-grit and inlaid with (24) 2.5mm Cubic Zirconia (CZ) presets, set in solid 18kt white gold. Includes detailed information on drilling and mounting procedures for the CZ presets. Numerous tips and techniques are also included on both videos.

If you want to take your bottle stoppers to the next level, or if you're just getting started, this video will show you step-by-step, how easy it is to turn elegant stoppers and add an extra touch of elegance to your projects with cabochon stone and Cubic Zirconia inlays.

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