Thought I post a few pictures of my first turning on my new lathe. Not much but really fun.
First is a candle holder out of soapstone and cocobolo:
Next is a little ring box for my wife. Made from an English Walnut tree I cut down a few years ago:
And a bell out of english walnut and blackwood:
I want to get better at the bell making. I'd like to make some pretty ones for the Christmas tree. I need more practice.