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Beginner Two Day Course Back to Course List
Course Outline

This is an introductory level course aimed at those wishing to take up woodturning as a pastime.

This is a two day course.

Courses run from 10am to 4.30pm with tea/coffee breaks and lunch. The course is restricted to four students each working individually on the lathe which maximises hands on experience and teaching attention/guidance tailored to each students' needs.

The workroom is equipped with four lathes to ensure that each student gets the fullest possible benefit from the course.

The course is held in a fully insured workshop under the guidance of an experienced wood turner.
Day 1.
Outline of the course.
Between centre work, correct use of tools and sharpening of tools.
Complete a project - garden dibber
or a similar project.

Day 2.
Use of tools, sharpening of bowl gouges, methods of chucking and holding work.
The project objective is to turn a small bowl or platter and finish using abrasives and polishes.
Fee 180.00 sterling includes:
- 12 hours tuition
- all wood
- accessories
- sanding and polishing materials
- safety equipment
- refreshments and lunch
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Click here to download the Booking Form for the two day course
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