Dave Regester has been a professional wood turner since 1974 making one-off pieces and production kitchenware. He teaches woodturning both in his workshop and at other venues and has written many articles for "Woodturning" magazine. 

He has had five books published:

"Woodturning; Step by Step"

"Turning Boxes and Spindles: Step by Step"

"Turning Bowls: Step by Step"

"Great Little Things To Make On A Small Lathe"

"Woodturning; an Individual Approach"

Dave is well known for his use of the skew but other interests include wet turning and turning burrs.