Carving Laurel Leaves on a Turning

2017-07-07T11:05:12+00:00 August 12th, 2015|


This is a brief introduction to "Carving Laurel Leaves on a Turning."

This single episode lesson is Part 2 of the "Turned Dresser Leg" series and teaches how to carve a ring of laurel leaves which appear twice on the turned surface of this particular leg as "caps" on the Grapevine, Ribbon, and Reeds segment.

  • Series: Part 2 of 6 in the "Turned Dresser Leg"
  • Lesson Contents: single episode; template, tool list, and photo
  • Type of Wood: Mahogany
  • Size: 1-1/2"h x 2-1/4"dia.
  • Tool List: 3mm v-chisel; 6mm v-chisel; #3, 6mm; #7, 10mm; #8, 6mm
  • Skill Level: Intermediate
  • BONUS: By popular request, I've added a photo and measurements of the bench-top vice to the first episode of each part of this series. Enjoy!

Lessons in this Series:

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