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Turning Techniques with Rudy Lopez

August 27 - August 31 | 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

A week long class that will extend any skill set and level of tuner from foundation level and beyond. You will work on building and advancing you skills in tool preparation and sharpening, bowl, and platters work.  Rudy will help you to build and refine your ABC’s of tool control and use and help each individual in areas that they want to develop.  This class will benefit furniture makers, artists, sculptors and wood lovers at all levels of learning. Whether you are a beginner, or even if you have been turning for a while this class will provide a fun safe atmosphere to develop and improve your wood turning skills.  You will have your own lathe and plenty of hands on time to work on a wide range of projects.

Open to All

What You Will Learn:
In this hands-on class, you will learn about wood selection, tool sharpening, chucking techniques as well as  the techniques of spindle, end grain and faceplate turning
while creating useable objects such as platters, small vessels and bowls. There will be an enfaces on sharpening, proper tool use, and woodturning safety and
machinery maintenance.  You will also learn detailed methods for  sanding and finishing your projects.

Tools Needed:

Materials & Books
Materials List: Included in the cost of the class
Required books: None

Tuition: $650 per person
Studio & Materials Fee: $30
Non-Refundable Registration Fee:  $45 if this is your first time registering.

What’s Next: Turning II


10 available
Learn to Turn$650.00


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