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Pen Turner's Workbook, Revised 4th Edition

Making Pens from Simple to Stunning Using Wood and Resin

Published by Fox Chapel
Distributed by Simon & Schuster

About The Book

Learn to turn and sell custom-made pens that are both practical and beautiful! In this newly revised 4th edition, author and expert pen turner, Barry Gross, provides new pen kits and mechanisms with up-to-date techniques, along with in-depth instruction and creative ideas for both the novice and the experienced turner looking for new ideas. From choosing a lathe to pen turning basics and even selling your work, no detail has been missed. Also learn to cast your own acrylic pen bodies, so you can customize them by embedding your own artwork and memorabilia. Instructions for turning pens made from Corian, InLace, antler, and other materials included. New to this edition: expanded information on casting clear acrylic pens, making segmented pens, using pen kits, troubleshooting, marketing your work, and an updated gallery featuring gorgeous pens made by master pen makers.

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Product Details

  • Publisher: Fox Chapel (July 16, 2025)
  • Length: 160 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781497103542

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