TIPS, TRICKS, & TECHNIQUES – The best way to learn woodturning is to observe and listen to an expert. Seeing the woodturning work before your very eyes will help you become more proficient. Whether you want to improve your woodturning, power carving, or sharpening skills, watching Nick will help you understand how to take on these projects with in-depth tips, tricks, and techniques.

How-To Video Series With Nick

Sharpening System for Woodturners – An Introduction

Nick introduces you to the Tormek T8 low speed sharpening system and its variety of jigs that enable you to accurately reproduce your specific grinds for your woodworking tools.

Tormek’s Grinding Wheels for the Woodturner

Nick discusses the 5 available grinding wheels available for the Tormek T8 slow speed sharpening system.

Sharpening Techniques For Woodturners

Tips & Tricks

How To Sharpen Bowl & Spindle Gouges – Tormek SVD-186 Gouge Jig

How To Sharpen Roughing Gouges, Skews & Parting Tools – Tormek SVS-50 Multi Jig

How To Sharpen Scrapers & Cutters – Tormek SVD

How To Sharpen On The Side Of The Diamond Wheels – Tormek MB-100 Multi Base

Gouges, Form – Use & Sharpening – DICTUM Tutorials With Nick

Spindle Gouges

Bowl Gouges

Detail Gouges

Roughing-Out Gouges

Power Carving with Nick Agar

Nick demonstrates power carving using KATools Merlin2 angle grinder and its various accessories and then finishes up by embellishing surfaces with his Chroma Craft Signature products.

Woodturning, Spiraling & Decorating

Nick demonstrates surface embellishment using Robert Sorby’s spiraling and texturing tools.

Visit The Nick Agar Studios!

You’re invited to come and spend an inspiring time at Nick Agar Studios in Brooklet, near Savannah GA. Many aspects of wood turning, sculpture, pyrography, airbrushing and wood art are taught by both Nick and other renowned teachers and artists.  ABOUT THE STUDIOS

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