Table of Contents
Basic Scroll Saw Procedures
Twelve steps - from preparing the saw to applying finishing touches, illustrated and described in detail. Included are tips and techniques, especially helpful to the beginner scroll sawyer.
Patterns & projects
♦ Merry Christmas Santa
♦ Layered Window Plaque - Snowman Family
♦ Triple Arch Nativity
♦ Girl Angel with Flowers
♦ Angel with Book
♦ Freestanding Holy Night Nativity
♦ Six Sledding Animal Ornaments
♦ Wavy Ornaments
♦ Six Slim line Compound-cut Ornaments
♦ Dream Catcher with Feathers
♦ Horse Portrait
♦ Square Trinket Box with Words lid
♦ Two Easy Butterfly Plaques
♦ Tropical Flower Butterfly Plaque
♦ Three Easy Crosses
♦ Kids’ Cell phone Toy
Instructions are included for all projects
Article: Adding color to projects
If you like to enhance your scroll saw work with color, this piece provides tips for using wood stains, spray paints, acrylics, inks, and polymer clay. Various paint techniques are described and illustrated.
Article: Using fabric, paper and vinyl acetate
Learn how to saw thin plastic materials and paper using the stack-cut method, and make beautiful greeting cards, cupcake collars, folded butterflies and more. Also combine natural wood with fabric to great effect.
Article: Photographing your work
How many times have you made a beautiful scroll saw project that you would like to share with others through photographs, but, unfortunately, the photo does not do justice to the project? This is a frustration shared by many! In this article, I provide some basic tips for improving the quality of your pictures.
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Patterns purchased from my website are conveniently delivered as downloads to your computer for immediate printing and use. All patterns are available in vector format on request.
DVD and the 2013 update DVD at this link. DVD #1 is $20 and contains over 1,100 patterns. The 2013 update DVD is $7.50 and has another 178 patterns.