Experience, make and take the pen of your choice: 1-2-1 workshop



Are you ready to learn the art of pen turning? Look no further! Our 4-hour, one-to-one training course is the perfect opportunity for you to discover the joys of this rewarding hobby. Come and spend a day with me in my workshop near Oakham in Rutland and I will guide you through the process. We will begin the day with a short safety talk and then the fun begins! Under the guidance of our skilled instructor, you'll learn the ins and outs of pen turning, from start to finish. You'll get hands-on experience as you craft your very own pen, choosing from a wide selection of materials and styles. Whether you're a beginner looking to try your hand at a new craft or an experienced woodworker seeking to add a new skill to your repertoire, this course has something to offer. Our instructor will work with you at your own pace, ensuring that you have a thorough understanding of the techniques and tools used in pen turning. At the end of the course, you'll have a beautiful, handmade pen that you can keep as a memento of your experience. You'll also have the knowledge and confidence to continue exploring the world of pen turning on your own. All equipment and refreshments will be provided, and slots are available for either morning or afternoon, to suite you. Please contact me for available mid-week dates if required. Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to learn a new skill and create something special. Sign up for our pen turning course today!

What's included in the price?

All PPE Use of tools and equipment A selection of pens for you to choose to make for yourself including Ballpoint, Rollerball, Fountain & Pencils. A selection of exotic woods and acrylics. Refreshments etc.


Cancellation policy

Easy - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts


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Duncs Wood Turning

with Craft Courses since 2023

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Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Teenagers
  • Hearing impaired
  • Limited mobility
  • Christmas
  • Easter
  • Father's Day
  • Parking provided
  • Fairs, festivals & exhibitions
  • Suitable for beginners
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10 Walnut Close, Stretton, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 7QQ