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Removing Patterns

Removing Scroll Saw Patterns From Your Work Piece

In the previous video, I showed you several different methods of applying your pattern to the work piece.  In this video, I’ll share several different ways of removing your patterns.  What is your favorite method?  Share how you do it in the comments below.  While you’re at it, please subscribe to the Scroll Saw Goodies YouTube […]

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Applying Patterns

Applying Scroll Saw Patterns To Your Work Piece

One of the questions I get a lot, especially from new scrollers, is how to attach a pattern to your work piece.  That’s a tough one, because if you ask 10 scrollers how to do that, you’ll get 12 different answers.  Each scroll saw artist has their own preferred method of attaching patterns.  In this […]

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Practice Patterns

[youtube]http://youtu.be/R7FrgeL7A5o[/youtube] When I’m away from my scroll saw for any length of time, my skills get a bit rusty. In this episode, I share how I “remind” myself how to follow a line. I do this before working on any large project when I need to quickly hone my skills. This is also a great […]

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Setting Table Tilt On Your Scroll Saw

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f2ZSSrq-sms[/youtube] This episode, I cover different ways of setting accurate angles when tilting the table of your scroll saw.  I cover the use of the built-in angle gauge on your scroll saw, using a inexpensive protractor, a paper protractor and it’s advantages, a digital angle gauge, and using your smart phone to dial in the […]

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Child Safe Finish For Toys

With all the news of toxic chemicals in toys made over seas, child-safe finishes have become a hot topic.  Cynthia Lewman from Toymaker Press put together a really nice tutorial on how to make your own non-toxic, child safe finish for toys.  This finish will display the beauty of the wood, but won’t hurt the […]

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Stack Cutting and Painting Your Projects

Many of us are afraid of painting our projects.  You may not know where to even start.  Well, here is a really neat series by Sheila Landry.  She shows you each step of the way from preparing the pattern, stack cutting, and painting a snowman for a winter scene. You can find the pattern she’s […]

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Wood Toxicity Chart

As woodworkers, we are in awe of exotic and unusual species of wood.  We scramble to find the right project for this wood.  However, not all woods are safe to use.  Many species can trigger allergic reactions when exposed to these woods.  Wood allergies can range from minor discomfort to life-threatening reactions.  Here’s a Wood […]

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