Woodturning

Woodturning


Wood Turners - Diablo Woodworkers*
A free demonstration and discussion group meeting monthly to learn and share their work and ideas.  Professional demonstrations and show and tell are monthly activities.  Skill Level:  All Levels.

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Pleasant Hill Education Center
108-PHEC
Rodgers 4/12 - 6/7 Th 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM $0.00 View

Woodturning - Advanced Pens - Beyond Slimlines* NEW!
Advance to the next level creating 3 very different pen styles.  From wood selection to drilling blanks, mounting on mandrels, turning the wood and finishing, customized to your individual taste.  Prerequisite:  Woodturning 101, or instructor approval. 

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Pleasant Hill Education Center
108-PHEC
Freeze 5/8 - 5/22 Tu 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $79.00 View

Woodturning - Independent Projects Open Shop*

Come and work with expert coaches.  Our vast selection of tools and accessories will allow you to undertake most project opportunities.  Pay for only the sessions you attend.  Skill Level:  All Levels.

Prerequisite: Completion of Woodturning 101 or Instructor Approval.

 




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*Each participant must sign a Waiver of Liability in the first class prior to participation.

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108-PHEC
Wolff 3/5 - 3/5 Mo 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $15.00 View
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PHEC 3/16 - 3/16 Fr 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $15.00 View
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Wolff 3/19 - 3/19 Mo 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $15.00 View
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PHEC 3/23 - 3/23 Fr 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $15.00 View
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Wolff 3/26 - 3/26 Mo 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $15.00 View
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Wolff 4/9 - 4/9 Mo 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $15.00 View
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PHEC 4/20 - 4/20 Fr 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $15.00 View
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Wolff 4/23 - 4/23 Mo 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $15.00 View
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PHEC 4/27 - 4/27 Fr 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $15.00 View
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Wolff 5/7 - 5/7 Mo 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $15.00 View
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PHEC 5/11 - 5/11 Fr 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $15.00 View
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Wolff 5/14 - 5/14 Mo 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $15.00 View
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PHEC 5/18 - 5/18 Fr 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $15.00 View
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Wolff 5/21 - 5/21 Mo 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $15.00 View
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PHEC 5/25 - 5/25 Fr 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $15.00 View
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PHEC 6/1 - 6/1 Fr 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $15.00 View
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Wolff 6/4 - 6/4 Mo 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $15.00 View
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108-PHEC
PHEC 6/8 - 6/8 Fr 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $15.00 View

Woodturning - Turning Miniatures* NEW!

Class will show you how to turn miniatures - bowls, plates, vases, etc. Topics to be covered will be how to choose the wood, mounting of the wood, and what tools are needed.  You'll be able to turn any type of small keepsake you want to try.

 

*Each participant must sign a Waiver of Liability in the first class prior to participation.



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Pleasant Hill Education Center
108- PHEC
Nolan 3/6 - 3/27 Tu 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM $87.00 View

Woodturning 101 - Introduction To Woodturning*

Learn about the fastest growing craft activity in the USA.  Learn about wood lathe operation, tools, and safest turning techniques.  Class includes extensive written materials, fun turning activities of increasing complexity and projects to take home.  Skill Level:  Beginning.

Prerequisite:  willingness to learn something new and fun.  Textbook:   A Lesson Plan for Woodturning sold in class $20.



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*Each participant must sign a Waiver of Liability in the first class prior to participation.

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95501001
Pleasant Hill Education Center
108- PHEC
Graham 3/6 - 5/1 Tu 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $142.00 View

Woodturning 150 - Advanced Beginners Workshop*

More project-based training in the basics of woodturning, project will build skills while creating new interesting items.  Work on specific skills or tool usage.  Projects are listed in the appendix A Lesson Plan for Woodturning Texbook: A lesson Plan for Woodturning sold in class $20.



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*Each participant must sign a Waiver of Liability in the first class prior to participation.

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Pleasant Hill Education Center
108- PHEC
Wolff 3/5 - 4/23 Mo 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM $131.00 View

Woodturning 201 - Basic Bowl Turning*

The next step in woodturning is learning about new tools and techniques used to turn wooden bowls.  Discussion will include information on good design and multiple techniques for mounting and turning. Textbook: A Lesson Plan for Woodturning sold in class $20.  Prerequisite:  Woodturning 101 - Introduction or Instructor approval.  



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 Prerequisite:  Woodturning 101 - Introduction or Instructor approval.  

*Each participant must sign a Waiver of Liability in the first class prior to participation.

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Pleasant Hill Education Center
108-PHEC
Jakubowski 4/18 - 5/30 We 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $131.00 View

Woodturning 301 - Advanced Green and Natural Edge Bowl Turning*

This course continues basic wood turning instruction series and will build upon skills learned in WR 201.  In this class, students will turn both green and dry wood bowls: finished edge and natural edge.  Students will focus on using the deep-fluted bowl gouge learning to "ridge the bevel" achieving a beautiful smooth cut.  Instruction will also include harvesting and preparing locally cut trees for bowl blanks.    Textbook:  A Lesson Plan for Woodturning sold in class $20.  Prerequisite:  Woodturning - 201 Basic Bowls or Instructor approval.  

 

 



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*Each participant must sign a Waiver of Liability in the first class prior to participation.

No class 05/23/2018

 

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Pleasant Hill Education Center
108- PHEC
Cobb 4/19 - 5/31 Th 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $134.00 View

Woodturning 499-Turn a Funeral Urn- Your Last Project* NEW!
This course will focus on turning a lidded hollow form that can be used as a funeral urn.  We will complete a small urn (sometimes called a pet funeral urn) to learn the skills needed for a full size project.  The program will include creating a pleasing shape, using hollowing tools and techniques and developing a threaded insert and lid for the vessel.  Come and learn how to complete what could be your final project!  Prerequisite:  Woodturning 201 Basic Bowl Turning- or Instructor approval.  

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*Each participant must sign a Waiver of Liability in the first class prior to participation.

 

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Pleasant Hill Education Center
108- PHEC
Blumer 3/7 - 4/11 We 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $129.00 View