I always liked brain teasers and puzzles. Not the jigsaw kind, but the 3d metal or wooden ones. Metal puzzles are great, but wooden puzzles are not more than great fun, they are beautiful to look at… provided you can put them back together.
After buying a few and searching the web for some nice display pieces I decided to try and make a few. The goal is to take them apart, but in case of the ‘star’ more challenging is to reassemble them.
Some of the tools I use for turning:
Some of the carving tools I use: