This beautiful cherry wood vase is the first vessel I turned. The wood was harvested from a local fallen tree. It has incredible figure and even a knot hole where perhaps a limb once grew. It’s available in my store.

I’d really like for you to check out all of my work and maybe a YouTube video or two.

And… I also host The Green Woodworker Podcast. I have the honor of chatting with some of the most talented makers and builders in the world. It’s truly an honor for me. IF you’d like to hear more, head over to TGWPodcast.com.

Thanks for all the support!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Donny  Carter

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  • TGWP Episode 101 - Donny Talks HUGE Giveaway and Stuff February 15, 2019
    In this episode, you get to hear me talk about how awesome our Patrons are and about the HUGE 100th episode giveaway.  Be sure to visit the Blog Post for this episode. It will have a link to the giveaway that runs from February 15th through February 28th. Good Luck! Donny 
    Donny Carter


Check out some of my work. I love turning “firewood” into pieces of art! Enjoy!



Shop Safety

I just released an episode on The Green Woodworker Podcast titled “Shop Safety”. I wanted to share that blog post here also. Shop safety is so important and relevant no matter the medium in which you work. Please remember to think about things before you do them and if you are tired or rushing around, …


My mission is to offer the highest quality hand-made products available.

I also love to share what I learn. I create videos on YouTube so

everyone can see how easy it is to design, make, and build all the

projects you want. Thanks for visiting!

I live on the Mississippi Gulf Coast with my wife, Amanda, and puppy, Deuce.

Tools I Use

Here’s a list of the tools I currently use. Click on each item below for my Amazon affiliate link. If purchased, I will receive a very small commission from the sale. ALL LINKS ON THIS PAGE ARE AFFILIATE LINKS!

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My Tools

Nova Comet ii Wood Lathe
Easy Wood 3 Tool Combo
3/8 Sorby Bowl Gouge
Nova Dovetail Chisel
Rikon Slow Speed Grinder 
Oneway Sharpening Jig
Ridgid 15 AMP Portable Table Saw
Ridgid GENX5 Combo Tool Set
Woodriver #4 Plane 
Woodriver Wheel Marking Gauge
Irwin Marples Chisels
Trend Diamond Stone Honing Guide Set

Want to build some of the things I’ve built or plan on building? Check out some of the plans I’ve used from Jays Custom Creation!

Woodworking Bench Plan
Cottage Style Dog House Plan
Dining Table Plan