Date(s) - 2022/12/04
8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Faust Park Shop
Instructor: Brian Ellison
Course Description: You will learn the fundamentals of turning wood on a lathe. We will spend the first 60-90 minutes discussing the process with an emphasis on how to cut the blank, techniques in mounting the blank to a lathe, tools and sharpening techniques, how to properly use some of the tools how to complete a final turning, and how to finish it.
Lunch Break: We will take 30 minutes for lunch so plan to bring some food to eat.
Material that each Attendee should bring: A face shield if you have one. If you have some tools you would like to use please bring them.
Materials that the Guild will supply: Wood, saws, sharpening system, and some additional tools. Our shop has 2 lathes. We will pair off and share time on the lathes. Shop has a good selection of tools to use.
The turner and observer will each have to wear a face shield.
If you have any questions in advance you are welcome to call Brian. 314-651-7699
This event is fully booked.