I had an invasion of village kids last Sunday. Among them, Adrian, who took on the pole (actually, bungee) lathe:
He is, as they say, a natural. He got the idea in one minute. He is making (of course) a potion bottle. (The witch consortium did not approve of my potion bottle, so he is redoing the project.) In the photo, he is turning some aspen into a cylinder, which is the first step in any turning. I am impressed.
Early summer harvest
2 months ago