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Introduction to Woodturning weekend workshop at Marc Adams

June 8, 2019 - June 9, 2019

Note: this class will be held at Marc Adams School of Woodworking in Indiana. A registration link will be provided here when it becomes available.


Introduction to Woodturning

Appropriate for beginning and intermediate turners, this two-day classes introduces the lathe, woodturning tools, sharpening, basic forms, and sanding. With an emphasis on traditional skills (such as skew chisels, face plates, and flat-topped bowl gouges), this class will give a solid grounding in spindle and bowl turning for anyone looking to begin woodturning, or gain fundamental skills they may have missed.


Students will learn:

  • how a lathe works
  • the differences between common turning tools
  • how to sharpen tools
  • how to use a skew chisel as a universal tool
  • how to use a flat-topped bowl gouge
  • the appropriate use of scrapers
  • how to sand on and off the lathe


June 8, 2019
June 9, 2019
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Marc Adams School of Woodworking
5504 East 500 North
Franklin, IN 46131 United States
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