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For this you will need six 11" long 1x6s and a wood latheRemember to vote for this in the contests if you liked it and look at my ...
Start by gluing the six boards together like in the picture above when you are done cut a bit off of each side to ensure they are even
When the glue is dry draw an x from corner to corner and screw in the centred on the x jig to screw to the chuck of the ...
Put it on the lathe and start carving in your design, it can be just a simple straight up and down cup or an intercut design
When you have got the outside the way you want it you can start carving out the inside like the picture above
When you have crafted a masterpiece you are ready to cut it off. You can sand it on the lathe on the slowest speed and then you can ...
When it is cut off you can varnish it, paint it or just put some polycarbonate on it
To make the lid use the left over wood you should only need like 1.5" but you should have plenty extra
Start by carving the top of the lid near the chuck of the lathe, the design I am using is just a standard flat lid
Once you have got the design of the lid done the way you want you can move down to the edge a bit and start making a straight ...
After you have engraved it to the point that it fits you can turn the lathe to the slowest speed and start sanding it use very fine grit ...
When it is smooth as you want it begin to cut it off just like you did with the cup (remember to only go until there is 0.5" ...
When it is cut off and smooth you can varnish it or just put a layer of polycarbonate on it.
Put the lid on your cup with all the things you want to fill it with and enjoy!
Remember to vote for this in the wood working contest if you liked it also tell me what you guys want me to do next in the comments ...
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