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Wood Turning Blanks

Turning wood is a popular hobby that can date back to 300 B.C. Whether you’re making bowls and silverware or table legs, our selection of wood turning blanks has what you need for a beautiful finished product. From turning squares and wood dowels and much more, we carry all the turning wood for sale you could ever need. Order your wood turning blanks from KJP Select Hardwoods today!

Turning Wood

  • Spalted Birch Bowl Blank Sets
    Spalted Birch Bowl Blank Sets
  • Bowl Blanks
    Bowl Blanks
  • Turning Squares
    Turning Squares
  • SpectraPly
  • Dowels
  • Banksia Nuts
    Banksia Nuts

Wood Turning Blanks for All Your Project Needs

The art of woodturning requires experience, patience, a lathe and high-quality turning wood products. KJP Select Hardwoods has you covered with an outstanding collection of wood turning blanks that work well for small or heavy-duty lathes.

With turning wood, you can craft projects like:

  • Decorative bowls
  • Tool handles
  • Pens
  • Table legs
  • Platters
  • And much more
  • When you use wood turning blanks, you also can make salad and fruit bowls (apply Honey Bee's Natural Wood Cream for a food-safe finish). We offer bowl blanks in depths of 2, 3 and 4 inches, so you're sure to find something just right for your project. You can choose starter packs in domestic or exotic woods or take your pick of the various species we offer for bowl blanks.

    Turning squares and dowels give you the opportunity to customize furniture with a broad array of shapes. Our turning squares come in dimensions up to 2 inches by 2 inches, and our dowels are available in diameters of a half inch, 1 inch or 1-1/2 inches. Or you can purchase a pen blank to craft a writing utensil you'll never leave behind.

    Wood Turning Blanks in a Variety of Species

    When it comes to woodturning, the quality and type of wood you use can significantly influence the end result. KJP Select Hardwoods understands the importance of choice. That's why we stock bowls and wood turning blanks in a wide range of popular species. Whether you're a professional or just starting out, our inventory has something for everyone. We offer turning wood for sale in varieties like:

  • BauBuche — A laminated veneer lumber with unique grain patterns, BauBuche is durable and visually striking.
  • Black limba — Appreciated for its contrasting light and dark grain patterns, it offers a balanced aesthetic.
  • Bocote — With its distinctive zebra-like stripes and golden-brown hue, Bocote stands out in any project.
  • Canarywood — This wood is recognized for its various colors, from yellow to deep red, making vibrant and eye-catching pieces.
  • Cherry — A favorite among many, Cherry wood offers a consistent grain and ages to a rich reddish-brown.
  • Elm — With its interlocking grain and pale hue, Elm provides both stability and a classic look.
  • Figured maple — Known for its distinctive grain patterns and pale color, it's perfect for projects requiring a visual punch.
  • Mahogany — A classic choice, Mahogany boasts a deep red-brown color with straight grain, making it beautiful and easy to work with.
  • Olivewood — Its swirling grain patterns and pale to golden-brown color lend a touch of the Mediterranean to your projects.
  • We also have specialty offerings like spalted birch bowl blank sets and banksia nuts. Plus, you can choose from our wide-ranging inventory of turning squares to create eye-catching crafts.

    Find Turning Wood for Sale at KJP Select Hardwoods

    From African Blackwood to Walnut and Wenge, KJP Select Hardwoods offers an unbeatable selection of wood turning blanks. With such a wide range of options, you're not only bound to find your favorite wood but might also discover new favorites along the way. Our extensive inventory of turning wood for sale ensures we have the right wood for you. Explore our collection today and select the perfect wood blank for your next creation.

    Frequently Asked Questions About Wood Turning Blanks

    Finding suitable blanks can be challenging, but KJP Select Hardwoods is here to help. We have a wealth of knowledge to share about wood turning blanks. Read the following questions for the answers you've been looking for.

    What Is the Best Wood for Woodturning?

    The best wood for woodturning is the species that provides the look and feel you want. Our expert team can help you find the best wood for your project.

    Can Wood Be Too Dry to Turn?

    Turning overly dry wood can lead to splintering. With KJP Select Hardwoods, you can rest assured you're getting turning wood that's just right for your use.

    What Are the Two Major Methods of Turning Wood?

    You can turn wood using spindle turning or face work.

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    Beyond Turning Wood

    With KJP Select Hardwoods, you get so much more than turning wood. Our comprehensive inventory includes burl and offcut boxes, carving wood and S4S and rough-cut lumber in a wide range of species, like purpleheart wood. Plus, we have an outstanding selection of Baltic birch plywood for all your crafting needs. Whether you use a saw, a lathe, a laser cutter or a Cricut, we have something that will suit your project.

    Purchase Wood Turning Blanks Today From KJP Select Hardwoods

    Looking for top-quality wood turning blanks? Your search stops here. KJP Select Hardwoods offers a diverse range of popular species tailored for your projects. We have turning wood for sale that will take your woodturning game to the next level. We also provide world-class customer service and quick response times. Shop now and discover the KJP Select Hardwoods difference.