Woodturning Technique

Use your hips and rotate your body to shape a bowl on the lathe. Learn how to turn wood with proper form on the lathe in this free woodturning video.

About the Author

Donna Zils Banfield has been woodturning full-time since 2004. Her work includes architectural reproduction for older home restoration, teaching woodturning at local woodworking specialty stores in Massachusetts and New Hampshire, and demonstrating for the public at club meetings and shows. Recently, she was a local demonstrator at the Yankee Woodturning Symposium at Wesleyan University, in June 2007. Visit her website at www.livealifelessordinary.com to see more of her work.