Students are encouraged to bring their own tool for use and/or sharpening.
Students should bring work clothing with NO long sleeves or dangling drawstrings. Long hair MUST be tied back or held in a cap. No loose jewelry.
Required equipment: Safety glasses and/or face shield. Dust mask if so desired.
Prerequisites: Basic Lathe Skills
Class size: 4
Instructor: Max Monts
Cost of materials: None
If you've been wondering just how to turn your own keepsake wooden bowl, you've found the class! Basic Faceplate Turning will be taught using 5 of the most basic tools. Students will learn the basic cuts using these tools. Students will design and turn a small poplar-wood bowl for use back home in their own homes or shops. Take this 3 hour class if you ar a beginner but have some experience at the lathe. This would be a good class if you have skills but need a refresher. Those with good woodworking skills and are curious about turning a bowl will enjoy this class.
All wood, lathes, tools, sharpening, and chucks will be provided.