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AAW offers new book for beginning turners

The American Association of Woodturners published a new book, “Getting Started in Woodturning,” covering many of the challenges and questions that beginners often face.

The 224-page softcover book edited by John Kelsey offers advice for buying a lathe, safe operation and tool use. It also features step-by-step instructions for 18 projects.

The book is available at

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