Best Of

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Gallery: Best Of

Scaccia


Nathan Scaccia in CA, turned this beautiful wine
goblet stopper.  The stopper is inside the goblet.

McDonald4

personalized bottle cap openers
Gregg McDonald made bottle openers for 8
groomsmen; laser engraved personal details.

McDonald.laser1

laser engraved bottle openers
This is the other 4 Gregg McDonald made and
laser engraved the personalized details.

Bennett3

dried flowers in resin bottle stopper top
Bennett Woodcraft uses real flowers cast
in resin and turns it into works of art!

Kobilsek

unique bottle openers made in USA
Frank Kobilsek, exquisite woodturning!  Three
unique bottle cap openers that are awesome.

Kurt.Rogers

superior wine bottle stopperbanksia Pod bottle stopper
Kurt Rogers, The Turning Junction, turned this
Banksia Pod, filling it with resin.  Beautiful!

McDonald

engraved bottle stopper on a stainless stopper base
Gregg McDonald, WY.  Turned
and engraved the goblet stopper.

Wurtzel

George Wurtzel blind woodturner
George Wurtzel owns Ginko Gallery in
Greeneville,TN, and teaches woodworking.

Smoak

Kitchen set of openers and a bottle stopper
Wonderful classical design for bottle cap opener,
wine stopper and opener done by Russell Smoak.

Westlund

bartender spoon set with bottle stoppers
Lee Westlund made a stainless bartender mixing
spoon set and stoppers as a gift for his daughter.

Ziegler


Roger Ziegler cut 45 degree angle saw kerf cuts and
glued in splines of contrasting wood.  Pretty cool.

Doan2

3D design on stainless bottle stopper base
Earl Doan created this original
design on a 3D printer.

Doan

3D bottle stopper top
This shows the details of Earl Doan's
3D creation.

DeCarlo

Niles Stainless bottle openers
Interesting shapes made by Phil DeCarlo.
Visit his website to see great turning work.

DeHaven

whale tail ceramic on stainless steel  bottle stoppers
Christy DeHave created these ceramic whale
tail bottle stoppers.  See more

Hunter

coffee tamper base with coffee bean handle
Dave Hunter made the handle for his
coffee tamper using coffee beans in resin.

Wurtzel

wood turning on stainless steel bottle stopper
George Wurtzel, TN, teaches woodworking
to the blind.  This bottle stopper shows his talent!

Hunter.scoop

stainless steel coffee tamper base
Dave Hunter, MT.  A customer wanted
a coffee scoop on top of the coffee tamper.

Hunter

stainless stopper with pine cone in clear resin
Dave Hunter in MT, pine cone in
resin. Handle on coffee tamper.

 

Bennett.pencils

pencils in resin turned bottle stopper top
Steve Bennett cut pencils in resin and turned.
See more great works on his website

Josephs

amethyst crystal on stainless steel bottle stoppers
Aldeane Josephs, Crystal Luxe Lighting in MD
created these amethyst stainless stoppers.

Polzin

pearl with gold Niles bottle stopper
Scott Polzin in MN turned this
gorgeous bottle stopper top.

WilliamsIsrael2

Olive wood bottle stoppers stainless steel Niles
Mike Williams in Israel using Olive wood on a few
of his bottle stoppers and bottle openers.

Lowery

top hat bottle stopper
Doug Lowery, VA.  Great Top Hat turned
from colorwood on brass whiskey stopper.

Broach shell

sea urchin bottle stopper
John Broach, SC.  Fills Sea Urchins with resin
in mold then turns the tops.  Fantastic!

Broachballoon

hot air balloon bottle stopper
John Broach, SC.  Glued pieces
of colorwood for balloon stopper

Bennett

real flowers in resin on stainless stopperreal flower in resin
Steve of Bennett Woodcrafts.  Real flower
in resin on stainless whiskey stopper.

Wohlgemuth.beerbottles

beer bottle opener turned wood
Steve Wohlgemuth, made this awesome
beer bottle opener!  Check his website

Hunter

Challenge coins Navy and Marines
Dave Hunter, PA, stoppers have Challenge coins
Navy and Marines.  Also made the stands. Great!

Ballenger

Halloween bottle stoppers
Eldon Ballenger in Iowa created these awesome
bottle stoppers. Perfectly adorable.

Beach.cigar

stainless whiskey bottle stopper
Bart Beach, CA, made this whiskey
stopper for a friend who smokes cigars!

Mohler.tamps

espresso coffee tamps
Ryan Muhler, OH, turned these 3 espresso coffee
tampers, various sizes for various coffee makers.

Ballenger”G”

football cap stainless bottle stopper
Eldon Ballenger, IA, made this really cute
Georgia Bulldogs cap bottle stopper.

Kristene

Niles stainless stoppers with beads
Kristene Zimmerman, PA.  Glued
beads to stopper top (SS-9005).

Hurst4

blown glass on stainless steel bottle stoppers
Mike Hurst, UT, does fantastic blown glass and
made these stoppers.

Scaccia

stainless steel bottle cap opener
Nathan Scaccia, CA, created this awesome
stainless bottle opener on a metal lathe!

Leonard3pcs

resin heart stainless stopper turned pen
Jim Leonard, FL, turned the bottle opener/can
tab pull combo, pen and carved heart stopper.

Johnston4C

Vessel series stainless stoppers
Scott Johnston, Vessel Series
stainless stoppers.  Beautiful!

Johnston4B

pewter accent on stainless stopper
Super!  Pewter finial, Vessel
Series by Scott Johnston.

Johnston2E

gift for wine lovers
Perfect gift for wine lovers!  This
is by Scott Johnston: website

Johnston2B

fine woodworking stainless stopper
Fine woodworking stainless
stopper by Scott Johnston.

Johnston4A

stainless stopper with turned wood top
Scott Johnston turned this to match
a large turning he did (website)

Becker.all

stainless stoppers with glass beads
Colette Becker, Luxenbourg, Germany.  Looks
like a chorus line of stainless stoppers.

Becker3

Stainless steel stopper with glass bead on top
Colette Becker, Garmany

Becker1

glass bead on stainless steel stopper
Colette Becker, Germany

WalkerJustin

stainless wine bottle stoppers
Justin Walker turned these from barrel staves
of each brand and has info cards for each.

Johnston2D

stainless wine bottle stopper
Scott Johnston created this
awesome design (website)

SimpsonJohn

Rocket bottle cap opener
John Simpson, CA created this
rocket ship bottle cap opener!

ReynoldsPhilip

whiskey decanter
Philip Paul Reynolds, GA
turned a whiskey decanter top.

Dodge2

stainless whiskey stopper
Jason Dodge, WI. Great
stainless whiskey stopper!

OlsenJim

Stainless steel bottle cap openers
Jim Olsen, CT, turned these beautiful and
unique bottle openers and can tab pull.

Johnston2A.2C

stainless steel bottle stopper turned wood
Scott Johnston, 2 more awesome creations.
Visit Scott's Website to see more..

Whittemore.hummer

hand carved hummingbird bottle stopper
Ray Whittemore, AZ.  Carved this great
hummingbird bottle stopper.

Whittemore2


Ray Whittemore carved this blue
clawed crab wine bottle stopper.

Whittemore1

hand carved blue claw crab bottle stopper
Ray Whittemore in AZ carved this
stopper for his daughter.

Shaffer.Bouquet

lollipop bouquet
Something different!  Ron Shaffer, CA,
created a lollipop floral arrangement.

Shaffer

pendant using Nile off center jig
This is the other side of the pendant made
by Ron Shaffer in CA.

Condon2

stainless steel bottle stopper from Ireland
Great turnings by David Condon in Ireland.
Awesome shapes.

Mohler.opener

stainless bottle cap opener
Ryan Mohler turned this beautiful handle for a
Niles Bottle Cap Opener.

Johnston.pretty

woodturning with pyrography detailing
Scott Johnston.  Absolutely
beautiful!  Website