WOODFEST COUNTRY SHOW
Large bowl woodturning, pole lathe turning - Location Woodland Village
Doug Don is a green woodworker from North Wales. He makes bowls and other small wooden articles for use round the home and garden.
Learn to turn Bowls on a pole lathe, this course will show you all you need to know to start bowl turning on a pole lathe. We’ll talk about different timbers, tools and methods, as well as getting you to produce your own bowl on the day to take home. You’ll get your own lathe for the day allowing you to work at your own pace and there will be different tools for you to try out so you know what you like if you go on to buy or make your own.
Turning bowls takes a bit of effort so we’ll need a few breaks, Make sure you bring plenty of snacks and a big packed lunch.
Please state if left or right handed when booking.. If you have any questions contact me through my Facebook page or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The course will run from 10am to 5pm on Thursday and be repeated on Friday, the fee is £100. There will be up to 4 people on each course.