Wood Turning

4 evening introduction to Wood Turning class. We will use wood lathes to make a wooden pen, a mallet, and oil lamp holder, a small bowl, and a spinning top. These make excellent gifts. No experience necessary. You will learn Safety and Basic Operation for the wood lathe, drill press, and band saw.

After you complete this class you can continue to develop your skill on the lathe by signing up for the You Can Build It or Maker Club workshops.

Class covers:

  • Wood preparation for turning
  • Wood Lathe operation and techniques
  • Wood turning gouges/tools
  • Sandpaper finishing
  • Buffing and polishing

Class fee is $188.00 for 4 sessions of 3 hours each. A materials fee of $20 is included in class tuition.

(6 person maximum; Suitable for ages 18 through adult. Students under 18 can enroll if a parent also enrolls — or with instructor’s prior approval.)

Project ideas

Tea Candle holder
Wooden bowls
Candle holders
Wooden Pens

Class photos

We hope to see you soon!