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Basic Woodturning

  • Larry's Shop ​4621 John Luhr Road Northeast Olympia, WA, 98516 United States (map)

Cost: $125

Date: Apr. 4th, May 9th, June 13 , Sept 12, Oct 10, Nov 21
Time: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Instructor:  Larry Miller

Skill level: No experience required
Materials provided by student:  None needed, may bring turning tools and safety gear of use instructors.

Description: Class will cover basic lathe operation, safety, proper use of lathe tools, tool sharpening, how to prepare wood for turning, mounting techniques, and finishing.  This is a hands on class where students will turn a wooden carving mallet and a small bowl, both of which they’ll take home after the class.  For students interested in acquiring their own lathe or tools, the instructor will provide them with a catalog and go over different lathe options and tips on how to acquire equipment at reduced costs.

To register go to arbutusfolkschool.org

 Larry’s shop, not at Arbutus Folk School.

Earlier Event: November 19
Early Drawing & Painting 5.5 - 7yrs
Later Event: November 21
Bob Ross Joy of Painting