The ultimate guide for anyone interested in "segmented" woodturning. Provides a comprehensive look at the techniques and finished pieces of turning master, Ray Allen. Also includes blueprints, how-to, and details on tools, materials to create your own beautiful work.
Gain Inspiration from the Work of a Great American Woodturner
The ultimate guide for anyone interested in segmented turning, Woodturning with Ray Allen provides a thorough look at the specific techniques and beautiful work of Ray Allen.
Allen (1930-2000) directed his full attention to segmented woodturning after retiring from the construction business in 1988. He quickly became one of the nation's best segmented turners, exhibiting in galleries and museums nationwide and winning a number of awards. Allen spent his retirement in Arizona and drew much inspiration from Southwest Indian designs and forms.