Northland Woodturners Group - KC
(A Proud Chapter of the American Association of Woodturners Since 2001)
Woodturner's Web Pages
Woodturning Information Websites
Tools and Supplies
Internet Wood-related Newsgroups and Clubs
Woodturning Reference Material
Kevin Neelley's Segmented Turning Site
Steven D. Russell
American Association of Woodturners
Fred Holder's More Woodturning
International Wood Collectors Society
Kestrel Creek Woodturning
Rick's Woodworking Magazine Index
Woodturning Reference Website
Woodturns Resources for Woodturning
Yahoo Segmented and Stave Club
Clark Steady Rest
Craft Supplies USA
Ecogate automatic blast gates for dust collector
Merit Industries Finishes
Robert Sorby Tools
Soren Berger Tools
Wood Products from Don Pencil
Woodturning Design Magazine
JoolTool Sharpening System
Amazon Exotic Hardwoods James Lee's Exotic Woods
Ancient Kauri Kingdom Ancient kauri information (New Zealand)
Choice Woods Clay Johnson's Site
Colorado Alabaster Not wood, but turnable
Constantines Veneer and decorative inlay source
Eisenbrand Hardwoods Exotic lumber source
Exotic Burl big leaf maple burl
Gilmer Wood Company figured exotic woods
Griffin Exotic Wood
Hawaiian Hardwoods Direct
Pacific Hardwoods ancient kauri North American supplier
Randle Woods curly and quilted maple
Tropical Exotic Hardwoods of Latin America, LLC
Thuya Burl source for thuya burl
Urban Lumber Co. source for locally harvested lumber
World Timber Corporation
Kansas City Woodturners Another local woodturning club here in the Kansas City area
Rec.Crafts.Woodturning Google woodturning newsgroup
Creative Woodturners II MSN segmented and stave club
World of Woodturners MSN woodturning club
Creative Woodturners Yahoo segmented and stave club
The Art of Segmented Wood Turning: A Step-By-Step Guide by Malcolm Tibbetts. Malcolm's book should be on every segmented woodturner's bookshelf. Highly recommended.
Beyond Basic Turning by Jack Cox. Has some good ideas.
Segmented Lathe Bowl Plan Ray Allen shows how to build a Southwestern inspired bowl. This is a WOOD Magazine reprint. Very good article. April 1989 issue. Nice design.
Laminated Designs in Wood by Clarence Rannfeld. This book is not for the meek. Has some very good ideas.
Polychromatic Assembly for Woodturning by Emmett E. Brown and Cyril Brown.
Segmented Turning: A Complete Guide by Ron Hampton. Ron's book is a great book for beginning and intermediate segmented woodturners.
Segmented Wood Turning by William Smith. Bill's book is mostly about open segment bowl construction and is well worth reading.
Woodturning with Ray Allen: A Master's Designs and Techniques for Segmented Bowls & Vessels by Dale Nish. Dale has written a wonderful book about Ray Allen, the segmented turning master. A must have.
Nice article on Log orientation and how it affect the look of your bowls and hollow forms (pdf file).