Turned Boxes: 50 Designs
by Cris Stott

Turned Boxes: 50 Designs.
Chris Stott. Here are 50 great projects (see below,) many with suggested variations, for woodturners who have mastered the basics of the craft. These projects have been designed by well-known master woodturners and include some marvelous items. Also has a gallery of incredible work.

TABLE OF CONTENTS:

Foreword by Keith Rowley
Introduction

Part I: TECHNIQUE & INSPIRATION
A Brief History of Turned Boxes
A Woodturner's Life
Safety in the Workshop
Tools & Machinery
Timber & Other Materials
Deciding what to make
Inspiration and Where to Find It
Decorating Boxes
Finishes for Boxes
Displaying Your Work
Common Faults

Part II: 50 TURNED BOXES
Simple Box
Chinese Hat Box
Onion-Top Box
Finial Box
Easy Box
Spherical Box
Vase Box
Beaded-Lid Box
Zebrano Box
Yew Box
Elegant Box
Square-Lidded Box
Pill Box
Teardrop Box
Ginger Jar
Collector's Box
Mosque Box
Egg Box
Ball Box
Yew Saucer
Footed Box
Mushroom Box
Apple Box
Saturn Box
Japanese Lantern Box
Pagoda Box
Bird-Box Ornament
Bird Box
Finial Egg Box
Tipsy Boxes 1 & 2
Trinket Box
Seattle Tower Box
UFO Box
Galaxy Box
Clam Box
Skep or Beehive Box
Inset-Lid Box
Double-Decker Box
Four-Stack Box
Commissionaire Box
Top Hat Box
Bowler Hat Box
Jockey Cap Box
Acorn Box
Picture-Frame Insert Box
Three-Centre Spire Box
Lattice-Lidded Box
Doughnut Box
Off-Centre Oddity Box
Flask Box

Part III: A GALLERY OF TURNED BOXES
Allan Batty
Kip Christensen
Michael Hosaluk
Ray Key
Hans Joachim Weissflog

Metric Conversion Chart
About the Author
Index