Ornament Project Christmas Ornaments Are Fun Projects That Can Be As Easy Or Difficult As You Choose To Make Them Whatever Style You Make Be Sure To Make Many…Not Only For Gifts But To Practice The Correct Technique
Ornament project christmas ornaments are fun projects that can be as easy or difficult as you choose to make them whatever style you make be sure to make many…not only for gifts but to practice the correct technique is bookmark about Magazine bookmarked by allan with ID 11734017962 was uploaded on 13-02-2019 and has been viewed 130,894 times.
Turn a Christmas Ornament In this article I will share the method I use to make a hollow globe style ornament.I tend to prefer a sort of flattened onion shape for the globe with a long, thin icicle pendant, but you can make ornaments in any shape or style that appeals to you.
First, the globeI used hard maple for the globe.It didn't display any figure or distinctive grain so I decided to add a walnut accent to dress it up a bit.The piece I used happened to be already roughed out round.
I made an index mark along the length of the piece and cut about 1-1/4" off one end.I had a spindle blank of black walnut about 3" square so I cut a 1/8" long slice off the end of it as well.Ready for Glue - Hamilton removes the middle section of the decorative walnut piece in order to ensure pressure is applied to the outer edge.
When the globe is hollowed out, the glue line will remain as strong as possible.My mitre saw makes a pretty smooth cross-cut, but I wanted to be sure the face was flat and square to the edge.I clamped...