The Student With A Pause Button
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My skew and I have a troubled relationship.It is by far my favorite turning tool and when things go right I feel I can do anything.We also fight a lot.To the level where those 'never again' words cross my lips.
It usually takes some form of counseling to get us back together.Our latest blowout was over rolling a bead.I think video is one of the best self-help teaching mediums.Projects can be conveyed in words and pictures.
Philosophies can be discussed.But video uniquely communicates movement.It's the medium that allows us to use the most basic learning techniques, mimicry.I've spent a decade turning beads using the point of the skew, either on the toe or heel, because that's what the experts and print say to do.
This technique works exceptionally well 95 percent of the time.And that last 5 percent… well, that's when you walk out to the garden and plant the skew for the tomatoes to climb.During our last 'break' I came across a video of a production woodturner making candlesticks.
I spent a good hour studying the two-minute clip.He used a planing cut for the entire process of cutting beads instead of the...