Turning and carving a Yew jack-o-lantern
October 30, 2018 | 12:49 pm CDT
Watch woodworker and YouTuber Jim Overton turn and carve of jack-o-lantern from a wet Yew log. Overton is an expert wood turner and carver - creating eyeballs, skulls, mugs, pots, bowls and more. His YouTube channel has over 17,000 subscribers.
 
Overton cautions that Yew wood is poisonous, and to always wear a respirator and to wash hands after handling.
 
 

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