Artists' Culinary Gallery ~ Kitchen Items

Visit often, as more pictures are added regularly.
The original stoppers with three o-rings are no longer available.

Culinary Items make perfect gifts.
Check links to purchase and see more offerings by the artist.
If there is no contact info, email me at or call 503-939-4565.

Greg Wilz ND

Niles bottle openers and pizza cutterGreg Wilz ND made these great
looking openers and pizza cutter.

Elmer Martinson

Wood meat and chicken tenderizer mallet.Elmer Martinson in MI.
Made this great looking mallet.


meat tenderizer with wood handle
Roman Steichen in MD made this awesome
tenderizer mallet with apple sticks in epoxy
and apple green PearlEx.  Beautiful!

Barlow UK

openers and coffee tamper
John Barlow in UK turned can tab pulls, bottle
openers and espresso coffee tamper.  Nice work.


meat tenderizers with wood
Doug Lowery in VA loves turning these tenderizer
mallets and sells them all!


espresso coffee tamper
Michael Armstrong, Ontario, Canada turned
this espresso coffee tamper.  Beautiful!


stainless meat tenderizer
Roman Steichen in MD made this great meat
tenderizer mallet and engraved the handle.


Tom Fronapfel in NV turned these two pizza
cutter handles.  Nice clean designs.

Skip Hayes

handmade kitchen utensils
Skip Hayes in TN turned this lovely array of kitchen
utensils for the craft shows.  Nice work.


figured maple pizza cutter
Jeff Kay in OK turned this pizza cutter handle from
Figured Maple.  Great looking handle.

Burke Matthes

Neapolitan ice cream scoop
Mathes Burke in CA turned this
Neapolitan ice cream scoop handle.

Kekel Meat

stainless meat tenderizer
Pete Kekel, Big Monk Lumber, turned these
two hefty meat tenderizers from Maple Burl..

Walcott meat

engraved meat tenderizer
Jim Walcott in AR does creative engraving on the
tops of meat tenderizers for that special chef!


pizza cutters Mexican
Nancy Brooks in VA made these festive pizza
cutters with sculpturing Apoxie.  Very Mexican!

Lowery mallet

tenderizer mallet Cocobolo
Doug Lowery in VA turned a Cocobolo head and a
Bubinga handle for this meat tenderizer mallet.


stainless cookie press
Sam Angelo used the Niles meat
tenderizer to create these great cookies!

John Morgan

57mm espresso coffee tamper
John Morgan in TX made this 57mm espresso
coffee tamper for his nephew.  Beautiful!


stainless meat tenderizer made in America
Tim Gaddie in MN turned these two meat tenderizer
mallets.  Beautiful work.


Sam Angelo, Wyoming Woodturner, turned a pair of
meat tenderizers and detailed the tops.

Bruce Jordan

Niles stainless meat pounder garlic press
Bruce Jordan in Calif. turned figured Poplar
to make this meat pounder and garlic press


stainless meat tenderizer mallet
Peter Dorrins in Quebec, Ca, made this
stainless meat tenderizer mallet.

Niles 3 meat

stainless meat tenderizer sets
Meat tenderizers, turned resin and dyed burl.tops.


stainless steel meat malletmeat mallet with wood handle
Rich Zakrzewski in NY made this terrific meat and
chicken pounder mallet and engraved his initial.


Niles Bottle Stoppers tenderizers
John Pargeon in FL turned these two meat
tenderizers.  Very user friendly shapes.

Jacobson mallet

stainless steel meat tenderizer
Carl Jacobson turned this Maple Burl
tenderizer mallet on his youtube


maple burl meat tenderizer
Another angle of Carl Jacobson's
Maple Burl meat tenderizer mallet.


meat tenderizer custom design
Louis Mattia in IN turned this awesome and unique
meat tenderizer.  Meat on one end with chicken
pounder on the other end.  So original!


Tom Gaskill from HTG Woodcrafts
made these great pizza cutters.


51mm espresso coffee tamper
Barry Tonkin turned this attractive top for an
espresso coffee tamper.  Beautiful work!


wooden pizza cutter handle
Henry Doolittle in WA turned this pizza cutter
handle from my Unique Blanks.

Gaskill z

stainless pizza cutters with wood handles
Tom Gaskill in NC turns wonderful handles for
pizza cutters and sells a Lot of them!


stainless bottle opener and can tab pull
Henry Doolittle, WA, turned this great
bottle opener and can tab pull combo.

Tonkin tampers

stainless coffee tamper kit
Barry Tonkin in WA turned these two awesome
espresso coffee tampers.  Nice work!


ice cream paddles with wood handles
Richard Rutter, spalted Magnolia  made for a friend
whose Dad passed away and had planted the tree.

Gaskill zz

stainless steel pizza cutter kits
Tom Gaskill in NC turns a lot of pizza cutter
handles and sells at local Farmer Markets.


pizza cutter ice cream paddle
Bob Rosand cuts and re-glues colorwood to make
handles: ice cream paddle and pizza cutter.


Ruth Niles ice cream paddles
Jerry Haynes in TX makes and sells a lot of these
ice cream paddles.  Attractive handles.


stainless meat tenderizer

Dan West in OH turned a shapely handle
for this meat tenderizer.  Dan's Etsy


Meat tenderizer and espresso coffee tampers
Bruce Hoium in MN glued up Ebony, Red Heart
and Maple for a tenderizer and coffee tampers.


espresso coffee tamper
Michael Roper in CO turned this terrific
espresso coffee tamper.


espresso coffee tamper kits
Michael Armstrong in Canada turned these
unique espresso coffee tampers.  Website


espresso coffee tamper with turned wood handle
Matthew Daly, MN, used Granadillo wood to
make this beautiful espresso coffee tamper.


meat tenderizer pounder whiskey bottle stopper
Mike Schuler made these meat tenderizers and
a whiskey bottle stopper.  So attractive!


Meat tenderizer pounder mallet
Frank Kobilsek made this awesome
meat and chicken tenderizer!

Borst Mallet

Meat tenderizer mallet stainless steel cherry wood
Jeff Borst in NY turned this great tenderizer
mallet using the meat and chicken parts.


stainless espresso coffee tamper base
Espresso coffee tamper made by
Ryan Mohler. See Etsy page for more!

Pennington red

Banksia pod tap handle
Greg Pennington in CO uses my
mandrel to make beer tap handles

Dreese Tenderizer

stainless meat tenderizer with a pink stone handle
John Dreese collects unique stones.  This
is a beautiful meat tenderizer handle!


stainless meat tenderizer and garlic press
Jon Moore, NY, turned a Spalted Maple chicken
press and Walnut meat tenderizer.


Pizza night special
Gary Heinzig, MN, made this
awesome Pizza Night Special set


meat tenderizer, chicken press
Steve Schroeder created these meat tenderizer
and chicken press sets.  See more creations.


Niles stainless meat tenderizer mallet
George Eickhoff, MO, made this meat
and chicken tenderizer mallet. Nice!


meat tenderizer, chicken or garlic press stainless steel
Tod Raines, Woodturning Tool Store, turned
this chicken and meat tenderizer set.


stainless meat tenderizer mallet
Jamie Brunk in TX made this tenderizer mallet
for a Christmas gift that was well received.

Aaron Smith

coffee tamper base stainless steel
Aaron Smith in TX, created this
patterned plywood coffee tamper.


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


Niles Meat Tenderizers
Stan Smith turned these two great meat
tenderizers as special gifts.


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


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



stainless steel coffee tamper base
Paul Quinn in Australia turned this coffee
tamper handle from Osage Orange.