Moon Face

Sun And Moon Cut With Scroll Saw

W butternut 8 x 8 i h to 1 4 plywood 8 x 8 1. Apply one Moon Face pattern from page 174 to butternut. Mount the pattern so the wood grain runs vertically. 3. Shape and Smooth the wood. Reduce the thickness of those segments marked with a minus sign - on the patterns. 3. Carefully work those segments with short vertical grain. Use a coarse-grit drum sander with light pressure to remove stock quickly without fracturing the delicate tips. 4. Make a W shim for the cheek of the Moon Face see photo,...

Nautical Themes

Scrollsaw Cutouts

3 h Baltic birch plywood 3 x T 5 8 pine 2 1 4 x 21 4 3 16 doweling 5 , 2 long 1. Apply one Shore Bird pattern from page 129 to Baltic birch plywood. 1. Cut out the outside profile of the bird. 2. Drill a W hole gt 2 deep in the bottom segment of the bird for 3. Cut out the segments cut out the base from pine. Drill the eye hole and a hole through the center of the base see photo, top right . 4. Slightly chamfer the edges along the glue line between the two segments see photo, bottom right . 5....

Monarch Butterfly

Scroll Saw Tambour Clock Patterns

Apply one Monarch Butterfly pattern from pages 160-161 to each piece of plywood. 3. Make the 12 beveled surfaces as shown on the Monarch Butterfly pattern on page 161 for the bottom of the body. 4. Cut out the rough shape, using the body compound-sawing patterns see photo, opposite top . 5. Simultaneously stack-cut the right and left wing. Save the scraps for stack-cutting the overlays, 6. Round over the corners to shape the upper surfaces of the body, using a drum...

Madonna Child

1 8 to 1 4 plywood 71 4 x 13 gt 4M 1. Apply one Madonna amp Child pattern from page 186 to poplar. 4. Color the segments with various colored oil stains. Coat the entire project with one or more coats of a non-gloss, clear finish. 5. Assemble the segments make a backer.

Intermediate Projects

Bear Scroll Saw Pattern

Wood ducks have a lot of detail to show off. The actual mzc of this pattern it only 8 long, but you can cut him longer and larger. Wood ducks have a lot of detail to show off. The actual mzc of this pattern it only 8 long, but you can cut him longer and larger. Paint white dot on eye. Refer to photograph for placement. j Red Mahogany Black Walnut heavy Paint white dot on eye. Refer to photograph for placement. For this piece you have to predrill blade entry holes before cutting the spots...

Unicorn

Unicorn Scroll Saw Pattern

3 4 MDF medium density fiberboard or solid wood 12 x 16M 1 8 to 1 4 plywood 12 x 16 1. Apply one Unicorn pattern from page 168 to wood. 3. Reduce the inner ear thickness V4m and do not round its edges. 4. Round over all other segments about 1 4 or Vl6 radius, except the inner eye, which is about 1 a radius see photos, opposite . 5. Sand all segments paint the inner ear gray before assembly. Assemble and glue all the rest of the segments edge to edge before painting see photo, opposite lower...

Santa Face

Scroll Saw Nativity

3 4-thick pine 8 1 2 x 6W to 1 4 plywood 81 2 x 63 4 1 Apply one Santa Face pattern from page 180 to pine. 3. Round over all edges W radius. 4. Apply red aniline stain or red acrylic paint to the cap, nose, and lower mouth segments. Apply a natural finish to the cheeks and upper mouth. Paint the right segments on both eyes black. Dot the eyes with white paint. Apply a whitewash to all other segments by wiping on a thinned white acrylic paint. 5. Assemble the segments make a 1 2H ash or any...

Pumpkin Ghost

Turkey Scrollsaw Designs

3 4-thick MDF 8V2 x 93 4 for pumpkin 61 2 X 11 1 2 for ghost Vs-thick plywood 81 2 x 93 4 for pumpkin backer 1. Apply one Pumpkin Chose pattern from page 176 to MI F medium density tiberboard . 3. Reduce the stem and leaf segments to thickness. Slightly round over the leaf and stem segments. Round over the pumpkin segments and ghost profiles to 5 ifi radius. 4. Color, finish and assemble the segments and make a backer. 5. Coil two pieces of the green electrical wire. Drill holes in the stem...

Mermaid

-V4 clear pine 7 x 9 V for oval plaque l s to l T Baltic birch plywood 4 x 8 Sawtooth hanger 1. Apply one Mermaid pattern from page 139 to Baltic birch plywood. 2. Cut the wood. Cut a 7 x 9 W oval plaque from clear pine. 3. Round-over all edges about 1 16 radius. 4. Color and finish segments. Glue the segments, one at a nine, directly onto the plaques' Rope the plaque edge according to Making Rope-edged Plaques instructions on pages 123-127, An alternative is to rout a decorative edge around...

Segmented Pony

Scroll Saw Pattern Cheir

1 8 to 1 4 plywood 10 x 17 L Apply one Segmented Pony pattern from page 165 to pine. 3. Reduce the thickness of segments indicated with a minus sign - on the pattern. 4. Using a belt or disc sander, shape the grassy leaves by beveling and or tapering the front surfaces in various directions, following arrows on the pattern that indicate the recommended direction of slope. 5. Round over all edges 1 u to ' radius. Finish-sand all segments, using 150- or 180-grit sand paper. 6. Apply a coat of...

Beginner Projects

Scroll Saw Penguin

An easy piece to give you practice cutting.This project is 7M tall and has only 10 pieces. 1 his has only 10 pieces and goes together quite quickly.The stomach does not need to be stained, which further simplifies this pattern. Maple wood makes a perfect contrast to the heavy dark walnut stain used for the back and the head. The pattern can be enlarged for a more life-sized creation. Paint white dot on eye. Refer to photograph for placement Paint white dot on eye. Refer to photograph for...

Lighthouse Scene

Scroll Saw Oriental Patterns

People and animals are not the only things you can cut as portraits. This lighthouse is a delightful change of pace. This simple kitty is approximately 8 square and is made up of 29 pieces. Paint white dots on eyes. Refer to photograph for placement. Paint white dots on eyes. Refer to photograph for placement.

Expert Projects

Expert Scroll Saw Patterns

Thi Big Horn Ram n Approximately I T squire and mounted on a simulated stone plaque. TTie curK maple used aaualh add , to its dimensionality. Paint white dot on eye. Refer to photograph for placement. Paint white dot on eye. Refer to photograph for placement. Cut from 1 2 AC grade exterior plywood for applying 1 4 wire mesh and patching compound Paint white dots on eyes. Refer to photograph for placement. Paint white dots on eyes. Refer to photograph for placement. This portrait technique makes...

Sculpted Sailboat

Scroll Saw Compound Cutting Patterns

W ash T x 93 8 for oval plaque 7 8 pine 5 x bW T x 5 1. Apply one Sculpted Sailboat pattern from page 147 to pine, one to ash. 2. Cut a 7H x 93 8 oval from ash. 3. Rough-shape all boat segments first by compound-sawing them see photo . Carefully remove the profile pattern after compound-sawing. Round-over the front sail. 4. Reapply the pattern and cut out the segments. 5. Color, finish and assemble the segments. 6. Rope the plaque edge according to Making Rope-edged Plaques instructions on...

Hanging Ornaments

Scroll Saw Clock Pattern

Ornaments can be made from a variety of materials, but most common is plywood gt J2 to l 4thick. Hang your completed ornaments with festive-colored ribbons, cords, or strings, and decorate them with beads, bells, and other holiday trim. 3-1 Ornaments are designed to be made from 1 M to 'A thick material.They use a half-joint to fasten sections together. Since the actual thickness of materials will vary, you may need to adjust the width of the joint on the patterns, Lay your material on edge...

Cape Hatteras Lighthouse

Lighthouse Chansaw Wood Carving

A segmented version of North Carolina's Cape Hatteras Lighthouse, the tallest and one of the most famous lighthouses in America, 3 Vf ash T x 141 2 for plaque W clear pine 4 W x 13 W Sawtooth hanger 1. Copy two Lighthouse patterns from pages 141-142. Apply one to ash for plaque. Cutting the other pattern horizontally with scissors, separate the main center tower section from the top and bottom. Apply the patterns for the top, center and bottom sections to clear pine in their respective...

Intarsia Fish Patterns

Intarsia Fish

Golden Oak mixed with __Black Walnut Paint white dots on eyes. Refer to photograph for placement. The leaping fish has lots of movement and drama for only 24 pieces. The leaping fish has lots of movement and drama for only 24 pieces. Paint white dot on eye. Refer to photograph for placement

Decorative Birds

Southwest Scroll Saw Patterns

Make bodies from 1 8 thick material Make tails and wings from 1 32 thick material. Suspend your completed birds from a hoop, branch, etc. Carefully determine the balancing point drill a small hole and thread fish line through it. Note that variations include using real feathers as well as the scroll-cut wooden ones. Saw the eagle from a separate piece of material, and overlay it on a circular backer board of contrasting color. Patina-finished plywood on a solid copper backer

Artistic Elegant Crosses

Wall Patterns Scrollsaw

Enlarge these cross patterns 130 on a photocopy machine This has a patina finish to look like metal. Holiday greetings next page can be overlayed on the Star of David. Holiday greetings next page can be overlayed on the Star of David. Make reindeer from W thick material. Sandwich the piece from top left, and you've got the 3-D reindeer shown in A. Sandwich the piece from top left, and you've got the 3-D reindeer shown in A. Or just make this silhouette from one piece of V4 thick material. Or...

Carved Decoy Duck

Scroll Saw Duck Patterns

Apply one Carved Decoy Duck pattern from page 133 to pine. 3. To carve a more realistic head and bill, use a center, pencil guideline drawn along the edges. This will help you keep the shape s symmetrical as you form it see photo . 4. Coat some segments with a clear, natural finish and color others with acrylic paint before gluing them together. 5. Assemble and glue the segments. Pencil center lines along the edges as shown to help keep the shapes symmetrical if...

Clocks

Scroll Saw Clocks

The Thompson table clock is designed to hold a 2 diameter clock insert. Modify the size of the mounting hole as needed to fit your insert. Note Locations arc shown where parts attach to the base. Do not cut out these areas. Make the building from W thick material. It is designed to hold a 1 7 u diameter clock insert that requires a 1 VnM diameter mounting hole. The edge can be bevel-sawn at 10 to 15 degrees as desired. Make from thick material. The grille of this kitchen clock is designed to...

Victorian Doll Chair

Scroll Saw Templates

The chair has an upholstered appearance by applying fabric-covered cardboard to the seat and back. Chair sides make from VV thick material. Back and Seat make from 1 4 thick material. Make seat and back cushions by cutting a piece of cardboard to the size of the dashed outlines shown on the patterns. Cut pieces of fabric approx. l 2h wider and longer than the cardboard. Wrap the fabric around the cardboard glue the fabric to back of cardboard. Glue the cardboard and fabric assembly in place...

Easy Scroll Saw Patterns

Scroll Saw Fretwork Patterns

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Sea Gull

3 T clear pine 4 x 7 1 4 3 4 pine 2 x 3 1. Apply one Sea Gull pattern from page 131 to clear pine. 2. Cut out the outside profile of the bird. 3. Make two cuts along the bill, partway in from the outside, but do not cut the bill free leave about V of the line uncut see photo, below right . 4. Round-over the entire outside profile including the bill on the front and the back to a Vl6M radius. 5. Drill a W hole about 1 2 deep in the bottom of the bird for the dowel see photos, opposite page . 6....

Home Accessories

Scroll Saw Patterns And Outlines

Bore 9 64w diameter holes for two No. 6 x V9 screws to attach uprights to ends of the shelf Bore 9 64w diameter holes for two No. 6 x V9 screws to attach uprights to ends of the shelf 1 k r m. r m Join the pattern sections along line A-B , Join the pattern sections along line A-B , Make a 45 bevel on the front and outside edges. This drawing of the piece, for example, shows the bevels on the left foot. Bore V24 diameter holes for two No. 6 x W screws to fasten each end of both rear supports to...

Antique Anchor

Cape Hatteras Lighthouse Templates

-V-T clear pine 7 x 9 W for oval plaque V4W straight-grained soft wood 5 W x 7 3 4 Sawtooth hanger 1. Apply one copy of Antique Anchor pattern from page 145 to clear pine, one copy to straight-grained soft wood. 2. Cut a T x 9-W oval plaque from clear pine. Cut the anchor shapes from the soft wood. 3. Reduce the thickness of segments as indicated on the pattern. Note Concentrating on one segment at a time makes round over work easier. 4. Chamfer the edges of the diamond-shaped segment to match...

Howling Wolf

Scroll Saw Wolf

Thi- jlW jUCt Jv spprraimatrK terrific on an ova barker afe Paint whrte dot on eye Refer to photograph for placement Paint whrte dot on eye Refer to photograph for placement A simple but realistic-looking eagle is approximately 6M square and is made up of just 16 pieces. IT ' if gt B ' j k Paint white dot on eye. Refer to photograph for placement. Paint white dot on eye. Refer to photograph for placement. One of the truly unique creatures on earth, this zebra can be cut larger if sou prefer. He...

Jumping Jack Santa and His Helpers

Jumping Jacks Toys Templates

Traditional ' Jumping Jack ' figures are quick and to make thick material. HOW TO MAKE THE SANTA amp HELPERS -JUMPING JACIT TOYS Adhere the pattern 10 the wood with sprav glue Saw onh on the outline uf the pan ems 1 gt nl 1 h diameter holes at the dots cm the pattern of the arms and legs 1 gt rill J 'Kv diameter holes at the s or i the patterns Nate freicnt jyieniblv paint all the parrs as desired, then re drill hales to Also before as amp cnibly loop string through the amis and legs as shown...