Spindle Turning SOLD OUT
Saturday ~ Sunday ( 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM )
Instructor ~ Phil Lowe
February 17 ~ 18, 2018
Level: Beginner / Intermediate
Tuition: $350.00 Plus Material
Turning wood can be one of the most instantly gratifying experiences in woodworking and
spindle turning can be done with only a few tools. Phil will cover the grinding
techniques for the proper angles of parting tools, gouges and skews, the basic tools
for spindle turning. Also he will cover the honing of the edges needed to make
clean proper cutting.This is an opportunity to learn the safe correct setup and
sequence of cuts to create the basic shapes needed to make beautiful ornamental turnings.
The practice of making parting, cove and round over cuts will lead to the
combination of complex shapes which combined can make up complex turnings for
candle sticks, lamps and many more useful ornamental objects.