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Wood turning courses, workshops and schools across the UK. Learning to turn wood on a machine or pole lathe could become one of the most satisfying and enjoyable things in your life. Wood turning and pole lathe courses will show you how to create beautiful shapes from lumps of wood. You may make your own bespoke turned fruit bowl or a pair of candle sticks. You may also fancy learning the traditional wood-turning craft of bodging, which uses green (unseasoned) wood to make chair legs and other cylindrical parts. Browse UK wood turning courses and workshops here. 
Windsor Chairmaking and greenwood stool making courses at Greenwood Days' woodland workshop.
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Windsor Chairmaking and greenwood stool making courses at Greenwood Days' woodland workshop.
Derbyshire - Next course on 30th September 2019
£560
Come and enjoy a week in the woods learning how to make your own chair. Suitable for all levels of experience. You will take home the chair you’ve made! Beginners can choose to make a single bow Windsor or the Continuous Arm Windsor, more experienced makers can make a Welsh Windsor, Child’s Chair, or give us your ideas and we’ll try and incorporate them! You will start by selecting the 'right log' for you from locally harvested, green (unseasoned) Ash. You'll split (cleave) your log, axe and draw knife each...
Learn to turn in Snowdonia - taster course
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Learn to turn in Snowdonia - taster course
Gwynedd
£45
Les Symonds is a qualified teacher with an honours degree in adult education and is a member of the Register of Professional Turners. His work has won numerous awards and accolades and has been exhibited at several galleries throughout North and Mid Wales. He is based in Bala, where he has his own small shop and gallery on the High Street, with a studio workshop at the rear where visitors can see him working. He also has a larger, well equipped workshop in Bala, which is ideally suited to one-to-one...
Woodturning Courses (BEGINNERS AND INTERMEDIATES) in Hampshire, Wiltshire & Dorset
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Woodturning Courses (BEGINNERS AND INTERMEDIATES) in Hampshire, Wiltshire & Dorset
Hampshire
£85
A half day wood turning course Situated on the outskirts of the beautiful New Forest National Park, my workshop is situated in a wonderful quiet rural location. I cater for complete beginners to wood turning, and improver's wishing to fine tune their skills. I have Four lathes available - two Graduates (one short and one long base) and two Hegner VB36 (one short and one long base). Course includes all the tools needed for your project and also the raw materials and finishes. I have all the equipment for texturing...
'Make and Mend' Woodworking Course in North Norfolk
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'Make and Mend' Woodworking Course in North Norfolk
Norfolk
£30
MAKE and MEND is a workshop based activity group, based in Wiveton, Norfolk. It opens its doors to groups of up to 4 people who have projects of their own to do, and these can vary from repairing to renovating, to making furniture and household /garden items from scratch. The well equipped workshop is a bright and cheerful place to work and is staffed by an experienced craftsman. The Workshop is open from 2pm to 5 pm Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Additional sessions can be organized in the morning...
Make a rustic four-legged jointed table - a two day course
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Make a rustic four-legged jointed table - a two day course
Yorkshire
£190
A 2 day course to introduce you to green wood craft, using a pole lathe, basic craft tools and making simple rustic furniture. Over the course, you will cover the following: 1. Consider different types of native timbers [wood] and what you can make from it. 2. Be introduced to the various types of tools used in Greenwood Craft, and how to use them. 3. Learn the art of 'Cleaving or Reaving' from Hazel rods to large billets of timber.. 4. Use of Cleaving breaks and shaving horses. What they...
Three legged stool making and pole lathe introduction at Coed Tylluan near Cardigan
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Three legged stool making and pole lathe introduction at Coed Tylluan near Cardigan
Ceredigion
£130
Green woodworking courses at Coed Tylluan near Cardigan. Learn traditional green wood working skills using hand tools and coppiced wood to make your own three legged stool. On the second day we will be taking to the Pole lathe. These wood turning courses will offer a step by step tutorial from log to finish product covering all the different processes and techniques which will give you the know how to make your own green wood crafts from raw materials such as ash, hazel, cherry, sycamore, beech and oak. Get to...
Woodturning tuition from registered AWGB tutor in Dorset, Somerset, South West
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Woodturning tuition from registered AWGB tutor in Dorset, Somerset, South West
Dorset
£130
Basic and Intermediate Woodturning course. Half day courses can be taken at any mutually convenient time of day/week. Dependant on experience, the course will comprise of basic skills required with bowl making for example or for the more experienced we can look at artistic hollow form work etc. Either way, you will get the 1 to 1 tuition enabling you to create at least 1 piece of finished work to take home. Sensible clothing is essential and a short safety briefing will take place before we start.
1 day bowl turning course
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1 day bowl turning course
Isle of Wight
£185
1 day one-to-one beginners comprehensive bowl turning course with Registered Professional Turner Andy Fortune RPT. Learn about timber and seasoning wood, how to prepare a 'blank' ready for the lathe, wood turning tools and equipment, turning techniques, wood preparation and finishing. Make 2 pieces to take home and treasure. We can accommodate up to 3 people on a course, please call for discounts and further information. Other courses available or if you have a project in mind that needs guidance, please call for details.
Wood turning Courses in Dorset
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Wood turning Courses in Dorset
Dorset
£160
Mark Sanger runs this one day wood turning course from his well equipped workshop in Gillingham, Dorset a short distance from the A303 London to Exeter road and five minutes from the London to Exeter railway line. Each course is designed to meet your needs enabling you to obtain the required skills to take away and progress within the craft. So if you want to start with turning a bowl as an introduction to the craft, or you may have been turning for a while and would like to tackle...
Woodturning Tuition:Wiltshire
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Woodturning Tuition:Wiltshire
Wiltshire
£150
Experienced registered professional woodturner with Cert Ed in adult education. Pete will adjust the course to suit your needs be you a novice or an experienced turner. Every student will go home with something they have created. Perfect for moving on with your hobby or starting new.

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