In this full day session, they'll go through the process of selecting, preparing, and mounting the wood on the lathe, discuss tool selection/use and sharpening, shaping/turning of the outside/inside, sanding/finishing and drying of green wood.
Instructor: Devon Palmer
Students must complete [Orientation: Woodturning, Spindle]( https://app.getoccasion.com/p/n/8caa95f3764e00c00b7b4a06ac473a39fed8a078
) before they can take this class or be able to demonstrate satisfactory equivalent experience. If the latter, please email ZGV2b25wYWxtZXIgfCBnbWFpbCAhIGNvbQ==
before signing up
Proper turning technique for bowl turning
Use of bowl turning tools, and how to sharpen them
How to cure and handle green wood for turning
Will not be cleared to use any Idea Foundry tools
Feel free bring if you have: Roughing, Spindle & Bowl Gouges, Paring Tool, Scraper & Skew. Otherwise, these tools are provided in the classroom.
Pairs Well With
We recommend starting your wood turning experience with one of these introductory classes; [Orientation: Woodturning, Spindle]( https://app.getoccasion.com/p/n/8caa95f3764e00c00b7b4a06ac473a39fed8a078
), or [Orientation: Woodturning, exotic pen turning]( https://app.getoccasion.com/p/n/oqiahqya
Plan Your Visit
All materials and safety equipment supplied. Closed-toed shoes, long sleeved shirts, natural fibers (cotton, denim, linen), with long hair pulled back. Plan to arrive for class about 10-15 min early and check in at the front desk. Our main entrance is on State Street, with parking lot entrance on State St. as well. IF parking and street parking available.
Idea Foundry Member - $130
Non Member - $155