Woodturning



Wood Turners - Diablo Woodturners*

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 -  Free!

Dates:  3/7, 4/11, 5/2



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Pleasant Hill Education Center
108-PHEC
Rodgers 3/7 - 5/2 Th 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM $0.00 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.  Prerequiste:  Woodturning 101- Open to current and former woodturning students.

 




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Pleasant Hill Education Center
108-PHEC
Wolff 4/22 - 4/22 Mo 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $15.00 View
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Pleasant Hill Education Center
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Wolff 4/26 - 4/26 Fr 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $15.00 View
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Wolff 4/29 - 4/29 Mo 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $15.00 View
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Wolff 5/3 - 5/3 Fr 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $15.00 View
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Wolff 5/6 - 5/6 Mo 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $15.00 View
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Wolff 5/10 - 5/10 Fr 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $15.00 View
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Wolff 5/13 - 5/13 Mo 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $15.00 View
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Wolff 5/17 - 5/17 Fr 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $15.00 View
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Wolff 5/20 - 5/20 Mo 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $15.00 View
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95508010
Pleasant Hill Education Center
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Wolff 5/24 - 5/24 Fr 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $15.00 View
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95508011
Pleasant Hill Education Center
108-PHEC
Wolff 5/31 - 5/31 Fr 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $15.00 View

Woodturning - Pyrography* NEW!
Learn safety tips, the different types of wood burners and pens to be used and ways to transfer patterns onto your work.  Requirement: Bring your wood burner or contact instructor, [email protected] to make arrangements to borrow one.

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95749001
Pleasant Hill Education Center
108-PHEC
Nolan 5/15 - 5/29 We 05:30 PM - 09:30 PM $87.00 View

Woodturning - Turn an Elegant Cross-Grain Flower Vase* NEW!
Turn an Elegant Cross-Grain Flower Vase using pre-cut bowl blanks.  Explore alternative approaches for supporting the work while turning.  Prerequisite:  Woodturning 101 or Instructor approval.

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Albert 4/24 - 5/8 We 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $65.00 View

Woodturning 101 - Introduction To Woodturning*

Learn about the fastest growing craft activity in the USA.   Class includes wood lathe operation, tools, safest turning techniques, and 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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95501001
Pleasant Hill Education Center
108- PHEC
Dahl 3/12 - 4/30 Tu 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $125.00 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 WT 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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108- PHEC
Jakubowski 4/11 - 5/9 Th 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM $134.00 View

Woodturning 401 - Hollow Vessels*

This course is for wood turners who desire to continue to advance their turning skills.  Students will learn hollowing techniques using Ellsworth style hollowing tools (provided) as well as the new carbide cutter technology. The instructor will demonstrate all the steps necessary for hollowing and finishing a vessel and then students will progress at their own pace.  All wood and tools provided.  Prerequisite:  Woodturning - 101 or Instructor approval.  

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



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Cobb 5/7 - 5/16 Tu Th 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $152.00 View