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WOODEN BOWL WOODTURNING CLASS w/DAVE SHERR

October 21, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 5:30 pm PDT

- $135.00 – $195.00

Make your own wooden bowl and spindle using a woodturning lathe.

Wooden Bowl Making Class with Optional Wood Lathe Qualification

Thursday, October 21, 1:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Optional: Qualification additional time:  12:00 – 1:00 pm

Carbide Lathe Tip Kit needed.   Purchase your set here at The Forge Store $35, or bring your own.

Tools provided except Tips.  If you have tools please feel free to bring them.

Description: In this hands-on class, you will learn both of the main skills in woodturning, faceplate turning, and how to create the basic spindle shapes and cuts.  Students will turn a small bowl.

This is the perfect class for the beginning turner, or a great way to hone your turning skills.

Wood Lathe Qualification Optional:  Safety and operational use of the lathe will be taught in the qualification pre-class certification.  This qualifies you to use the Forge wood lathe shop area if you are wanting to become a Forge member within 6 weeks of class or are already a member. To complete the qualification process you will need to do a practicum with the facilitator within 2 weeks of class, arrange date & time with facilitator. 

You do not need to do the qualification if you are not interested in becoming certified to use the wood lathe at The Forge.

4+  Hour class Wood Bowl Class Tuition:  1:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Public $120 + $35 wood & materials

Member: $100.00 + $35 wood & materials

Optional Additional Wood Lathe Qualification Fee:  12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Public additional $40  (includes additional Practicum date)

Members additional $30  (includes additional Practicum date)

Carbide Lathe Tip Kit needed.   Purchase your set here at The Forge Store $35, or bring your own.

Ages 17+      Limited to 4 students per class

IMPORTANT: Please review the safety videos and machine manuals and here on our website.   You must review these materials before you attend your class.

Qualification:  Do not do the quizzes before the class. (Quizzes are for members qualification)

Please dress appropriately for working in the high bay. 

  • Closed-toe shoes
  • No loose draping clothing, ties or strings that could get caught in the machinery
  • Tie back long hair
  • Wear Safety Goggles in the High Bay
  • Bring a water bottle and snack if you wish

Please arrive a few minutes early to purchase your carbide tip kit (if needed) and get settled.   

It is your responsibility to show up on time for your class.  You may not be able to participate if you are late.

Cancellation/Refund Policy: By purchasing you agree to our policies found here.

Questions? Email spark@thecuriousforge.org

COVID precautions are taken at The Forge, per county guidelines, please wear face-covering while in The Curious Forge.

Details

Date:
October 21, 2021
Time:
1:00 pm - 5:30 pm PDT
Cost:
$135.00 – $195.00
Event Categories:
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Organizers

The Forge
Dave Sherr

Venue

The Curious Forge
13024 Bitney Springs Rd
Nevada City, CA 95959 United States
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Phone:
530-446-2777
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Details

Date:
October 21, 2021
Time:
1:00 pm - 5:30 pm PDT
Cost:
$135.00 – $195.00
Event Categories:
,

Organizers

The Forge
Dave Sherr

Venue

The Curious Forge
13024 Bitney Springs Rd
Nevada City, CA 95959 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
530-446-2777
View Venue Website