Creative Uses for Old Maps bookcase DIY - What a wonderful accent piece! Just cover the inside of an Old Bookshelf with Old Maps and create a focal point for your room. Maybe not a map but another poster of some kind.
Turn Wood -- Interested in learning how to turn wood? There are many online classes, but here's a link to woodturning classes around the country. For a primer, check out Woodturning 101 for some basic get-you-started info.