Instructor: Larry Miller
Date: Pick from one of the following Saturdays: June 13 , Sept 12, Oct 10, Nov 7
Time: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Registration closes: Three days prior to the start to the start of each class
Number of Students: Minimum of 3, maximum of 5
Skill level: No experience required
Materials provided by student: None needed, may bring turning tools and safety gear of use instructors.
Class 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.
Register at: Arbutusfolkschool.org .
Note: this class takes place at Larry’s shop, not at Arbutus. Location: 4621 John Luhr Rd NE, Olympia, WA 98516 (map: https://goo.gl/maps/PV7wC)