Wood Turning Course

The craft of turning on a lathe is one that is incorporated into building furniture, from table legs to turned knobs. Even if you don’t plan to build furniture with turnings, you may want to simply turn a lamp or a candle stand or even a bowl. Come learn the art of turning on a lathe, as we simplify the process and show you how to get started in your own shop turning scrap wood into useful and decorative items.

  • turning
    Wood Turning Basics

    In this intensive three-day course, you will learn how to turn projects on the lathe, including turning between centers and face plate turning. You’ll learn how to sharpen and use the lathe tools, and you will make a variety of projects, including a small rolling pin, a full-sized rolling pin, a bowl, a tool handle, and a three-legged milking stool using mortise and tenon joinery.