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March 2019

Wood Turning for All with Rudy Lopez – Weekend Class

March 23 - March 24 | 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
$450
Beautiful live edge bowls, Turning classes with Rudy, Lopez, intro to wood turning

Wood Turning for All Woodturning is a great hobby and it has a short learning curve, the skills last a lifetime, and you get to make wood chips fly! Few things are more satisfying than creating something out of wood with your own two hands-that beautiful bowl, useful pen, or one-of-a-kind ornament turned on the lathe instantly becomes a source of pride, a family heirloom, or a favorite gift. This class is will teach you how to do all of…

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April 2019

Turning a Natural Edge Bowl with Peggy Schmid

April 1 - April 5 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
$750
Peggy Schmid

Meet Your Instructor Peg Schmid As a sculptor, she produced work for the movie "Freejack", created the Pinwheel Project at Tula Art Foundation in Buckhead, Was a featured artist on the program Artage for the City of Atlanta, and had work featured at ABC No Rio in New York. Several of her bowls were featured in the HGTV Green Home in  2012. She has won awards both as an artist, sculptor, and woodturner and her works are in private and…

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Wood Turning for All with Rudy Lopez – Weekend Class

April 13 - April 14 | 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
$450
Beautiful live edge bowls, Turning classes with Rudy, Lopez, intro to wood turning

Wood Turning for All Woodturning is a great hobby and it has a short learning curve, the skills last a lifetime, and you get to make wood chips fly! Few things are more satisfying than creating something out of wood with your own two hands-that beautiful bowl, useful pen, or one-of-a-kind ornament turned on the lathe instantly becomes a source of pride, a family heirloom, or a favorite gift. This class is will teach you how to do all of…

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Carve It. Burn It. Color It with Dixie Biggs

April 15 - April 19 | 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
$750

Carving, Pyrography & Color Work with Dixie Biggs Need Some Relief?  Learn to add interest and dimension to your work using carving, burning and color work in this gradually progressing class. Want to add personality to your wood turnings through surface enhancements and relief carving? Is your rotary power carver or wood burner you bought that’s still in the box? It’s time to break them out! You will start out by making a sampler disc that will incorporate the various…

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Woodturning II Turning Platters, Detail and Finishing

April 29 - May 3 | 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
$750
Platter turned on lathe

WoodTurning II - Platters Woodturning is a great hobby and it has a short learning curve, the skills last a lifetime, and you get to make wood chips fly! In this second class in the turning program you will acquire the skills and techniques required to turn unique gallery-quality platters. Adding Detail & Finess to your Work This class is will teach you how to advance your turning skills  in a safe, encouraging environment.   Each student has their own Jet…

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May 2019

Learn to Turn For Mother’s Day

May 11 | 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
$150
Turning for Mothers Day

Come and spend a fun, relaxing wonderful day learning how turn on the lathe! Students will learn the basics of spindle turning and then methods of end grain turning to create a small hollow vessels. Sounds complicated?  Its not! Just come and have fun).  Super easy. This is a great introduction to wood and woodturning in a supportive atmosphere. Because it's the day before Mother's Day we will be serving a British High Tea as a late lunch. Fees:  Tuition:…

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Learn to Turn on the Lathe | Mark Gardner

May 13 - May 17 | 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
$750
Mark Gardner, vessel, turning

Meet Your Instructor - Mark Gardner I started working with wood when I was sixteen.  I’ve done lots of different things with my hands, from set construction and painting, to sculpting clay to woodworking but there is something about working with wood that gives me the most satisfaction.  I work primarily in green wood, as it is readily available to me in quantity and size. This influences the work as not every piece I want to make can be made…

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Tri County Wood Turners – Learn & Turn

May 25 | 8:00 am - 4:45 pm
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Tri County Wood Turners Turn and Learn   This will be a one day turning event with a variety of presenters.  Fees: Free to members.  Non members please go to Join TriCounty Wood Turners  

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June 2019

Learn to Burn, Inlay and Gild

June 15 - June 16 | 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
$300
inlay, burning, ebonize

Learn to Burn, Inlay and Gild Level:  Open to All Taught by Kelly Parker and Kate Swann this 2-day action-packed technique class will show you a wide variety of ways to embellish your work. In between the demos, there will be plenty of time for hands-on practice of the techniques.  Students will be encouraged to play and explore as they learn to take their work to a whole new level of WOW! You will have the opportunity to work on…

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July 2019

Sunday Funday | Make Your Own Beer Cup

July 14 | 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
$90
lathe, wood cups, Wood turning classes, beer mugs

Sunday Funday - Make Your Own Beer Cup! Level: Open to All Come and have a fun afternoon learning how to make a beer cup errrr.......beer mug.  We've teamed up with the Hidden Springs Ale Works, so at the end of the afternoon you get to go next door and test it out! If you have never used a lathe before - don't worry! This is super easy and is step by step. You can do this and your instructor is…

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Tri County Wood Turners – Learn & Turn

July 27 | 8:00 am - 4:45 pm
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Tri County Wood Turners Turn and Learn   This will be a one day turning event with a variety of presenters.  Fees: Free to members.  Non members please go to Join TriCounty Wood Turners  

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August 2019

Sunday Funday | Make Your Own Beer Cup

August 11 | 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
$90
lathe, wood cups, Wood turning classes, beer mugs

Sunday Funday - Make Your Own Beer Cup! Level: Open to All Come and have a fun afternoon learning how to make a beer cup errrr.......beer mug.  We've teamed up with the Hidden Springs Ale Works, so at the end of the afternoon you get to go next door and test it out! If you have never used a lathe before - don't worry! This is super easy and is step by step. You can do this and your instructor is…

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September 2019

Learn to Turn on the Lathe | Mark Gardner

September 16 - September 20 | 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
$750
Mark Gardner, vessel, turning

Meet Your Instructor - Mark Gardner I started working with wood when I was sixteen.  I’ve done lots of different things with my hands, from set construction and painting, to sculpting clay to woodworking but there is something about working with wood that gives me the most satisfaction.  I work primarily in green wood, as it is readily available to me in quantity and size. This influences the work as not every piece I want to make can be made…

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October 2019

Tri County Wood Turners – Learn & Turn

October 12 | 8:00 am - 4:45 pm
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Tri County Wood Turners Turn and Learn   This will be a one day turning event with a variety of presenters.  Fees: Free to members.  Non members please go to Join TriCounty Wood Turners  

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