Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Initial Family Name Construction Set Scroll Saw Pattern and Video Tutorial.


SAMPLE
ADD YOUR OWN FAMILY NAME

Download Below

Initials cutouts have been popular for some time. You can cut them from 1/4" Baltic birch plywood for a strong and inexpensive project.

This pattern book contains all 26 letters. They are full-page and ready to add a family name. In the video below I will show you how to add the name and make the pattern ready for print. The video uses Inkscape. Inkscape is a free program, available to Windows and Mac. 

The letters are around eight inches tall. You may want to print them larger or take them to a print shop and have them enlarge them for you. If you have them print them on 11" X 17" paper you will have a large door hanging initial.

You can download Inkscape at this link. www.inkscape.org

Don't be intimidated by this process. The video tutorial is only a little over three minutes. There are very few steps involved. If you ever wanted to edit my patterns this is a good place to start.

Watch the Video

$12 per sheet of 12 coins plus $3.50 shipping
Inlay with a 1" Forstner Bit.
The perfect way to sign your work.

- -

Email Newsletter Readers: Remember that the Newsletter is just a copy of the daily blog post. To see the post in its proper formatting click this link. If you ever misplace a pattern or any item you see here you can always find it on the blog. Everything stays on the blog forever. 

Products for your consideration:


Every Scrollsaw Workshop Pattern from 2007-2019 on DVD


Purchase the entire Scrollsaw Workshop pattern catalog for offline access.

This DVD has over 2,900 patterns published from 2007 thru 2019.
The DVD is $20 plus shipping. Ships to 60 countries around the world.
If you use the DVD on a Windows PC there is a simple viewer program to browse through the patterns.

The DVD also works fine on a MAC. The viewer program is not MAC compatible but there is an included PDF with all the patterns shown as thumbnails for easy viewing.

Now Available on USB Thumb Drive

Don't have a DVD drive on your new computer. No problem. Buy the catalog on a USB thumb drive.
All the same file but in an easy to use thumb drive. The USB thumb drive option is $23 plus shipping.


Unique Wooden Vases:
Want to create beautiful wooden vases on the scroll saw?
My two "Wooden Vases on the Scroll Saw" books make it easy.

The books are $12 each and available for instant download after purchase. Click for Video Demonstration.


The Scrollsaw Workshop is primarily supported by donations. If you enjoy this Blog and would like to make a donation please click this Button. Your support is greatly appreciated. 
https://www.stevedgood.com/donate2.html

My Sponsors:
Support the businesses that support our community.
Home of Pegas scroll saw blades.





Ad: Affiliate

WEN HA5932 5-Amp Variable Speed Portable Oscillating Spindle Sander


An oscillating spindle sander comes in very handy but they take up a lot of room. Not the WEN HA5932 portable spindle sander. 
If you would like to see my review of this tool click the video below. Spoiler: It works as well as my full-size oscillating spindle sander. I like this tool.





  • Lightweight and portable design allows for easy handheld sanding in hard-to-reach places
  • Easily transform your portable handheld unit into a stationary benchtop spindle sander by clamping it to your workbench with the included mounting hardware
  • Powerful 5-Amp variable speed motor provides anywhere from 1800 to 3200 rotations and 50 to 90 oscillations per minute with a 1/4-inch stroke
  • Features four different sanding spindle diameters: 1/2 inch, 3/4 inch, 1 inch, and 1-1/2 inch spindles
  • Includes four 80-grit sanding sleeves, three rubber drums, one non-marring rubber mounting pad, Two clamps, an adjustable Straight-edge guide Plate, an onboard 1-1/2-inch dust port, and a two year warranty

This is the end of the daily posts. Keep scrolling for lot's more scrolls saw fun!






https://www.bearwood.com/
Bear Woods has been around since 1987 serving our hobby. They offer a wide range of craft products including Pegas scroll saw blades, clock inserts, toy parts, workshop supplies and much more. In my ten years of writing the Scrollsaw Workshop blog I have never received a complaint about Bear Woods. I get thousands of email a month so that's saying something about their customer service and quality products. Please support the people who support our hobby. Click now and visit Bear Woods.

Heritage Wood Specialties. Scroll saw ready boards!


Heritage Wood Specialties is a nationally recognized supplier of superior quality hardwoods to fine woodworkers across the US and Canada. Novice hobbyists and experienced enthusiasts alike can enjoy the high quality woodworking materials and kits available from Heritage Wood Specialties. Great source for scroll saw ready boards.

Seyco

http://seyco.com/
Seyco began business in 1986 with the goal to supply the best customer support and quality products in the scroll saw industry. I have worked with Seyco on many occasions and I can tell you they are simply the best. Please do yourself a favor and click the image above. Steve Good

Free Pattern Catalog. 1000's of free patterns.

http://www.stevedgood.com/catalog/

Thousands of FREE scroll saw patterns. No registration or signup required.

The projects form these patterns can be sold without restrictions. The patterns cannot be sold.

Click here for the Free Online Catalog.

-

Wooden Vases on the Scroll Saw Book $12 Each