1 day bowl turning course


Duration: 1 day

Price: £185

Run by: Andy Fortune RPT
at The Mulberry Tree Wood Turnery

441983472696

Unit 20, Porchfield Business Park
Newtown
Isle of Wight
PO31 4QB

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About the Course

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.

If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

Everything provided including safety equipment, timber and finishing products.
Tea, coffee and a lunch provided free



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Absolutely amazing day ^_^ Suitable for any age or ability, very interesting day, would do it again and again :-) Feel a sense of pride when you finish the day with 2 items that you have made yourself with the guidance and patience from Andy!

- - #7631

What a brilliant time. A patient and funny teacher and came away with a beautiful bowl that friends and family absolutely cannot believe I made.

- - #7629

My favourite birthday present. No phone or iPad involved. Came back relaxed and amazed at what andy had got me to achieve, a bowl and plate that still have pride of place at home!

- - #4437

Brilliant. Total novice but Andy explained everything carefully and was very patient. I have a beautiful wooden bowl that my family cannot believe I made myself.

- - #4433

I love doing all sorts of crafts, so decided to try my hand at wood turning whilst holidaying on the Isle of Wight. Andy is a fab teacher, so calm, relaxed & knowledgable. It's lovely to have a unique reminder to take home too. I highly recommend giving it a try.

- - #4432

Brilliant experience, under effortless tuition and guidance, I was able to enjoy sharing turning a bowl in tandem with my Dad - great opportunity :-)

- - #4428

My course was a birthday gift from my son. A one day course which was led by the very knowledgeable and patient Andy Fortune at The Mulberry Tree Woodturnery at Arreton Barns on the Isle of Wight. An experience I would recommend to all ages, it was so rewarding plus you leave with at least one unique turned bowl. Now I have the bugand make small turned pieces at home. Excellent value, something you have to experience!

- - #4425

I had never tried woodturning before I met Andy at The Mulberry Tree Woodturnery. He explained to me brilliantly from start to finish. he is very patient and a great teacher, and very obviously knows what he is talking about. he made me feel very at ease and I made a lovely bowl that I will treasure.

- - #4424

Having received a days wood turning at the mulberry tree wood tunery as a gift I was really looking forward to trying something different. Under the expert tuition of Andy I turned my very first bowl, his knowledge of the craft is exceptional and I would highly recommend one of his courses

- - #4422

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