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Spindle Turning - a one to one woodturning workshop that will enhance your skills

Learn spindle-turning techniques with this one-to-one class
£135 pp
What happens in this class?

This class is mainly for people who have their own lathe, but anyone can attend. It won't turn you into a skilled woodturner - that takes long hours of practice in your own workshop. But this is an opportunity to troubleshoot and refine your technique. You will learn how to avoid tool catches and get a finish that needs little sanding. It will give you a foundation to build on later. You are welcome to take along your own turning tools if you wish so that Terry can check their condition for you.

You will not make a specific project…

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Things to remember

Everything you need is provided on the day. You must be 18 or over.

Booking Options
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Flexible cancellation policy

Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.

Your Teacher

Terry is a woodturner who lives and works in North London. He has been turning wood for over 40 years, and has a workshop studio filled with the scent of timber, part-finished bowls and the tools needed for his work.

Terry made his first wooden bowl at school. It was a long time ago, but he still has that bowl. Years later, he built his first woodturning lathe out of scrap steel, and with it made his second bowl from a bit of elm. He still has that bowl too. He keeps nails in it, and every time he…

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Class Location
Terry Vaughan
17 Ashbourne Avenue
N20 0AL


To: Terry Vaughan Woodturning

Spindle Turning - a one to one woodturning workshop that will enhance your skills