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!

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95500001
Pleasant Hill Education Center
108-PHEC
Rodgers 12/6 - 2/7 Th 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM $0.00 View

Woodturning - Advanced Bottle Stoppers and Coasters*
You have learned how to turn a basic bottle stopper in the 101 course.  How about taking it to the next level by learning advanced techniques that includes:  utilizing natural edged blanks; using threaded inserts; creating a non-traditional stopper utilizing a "T-Top Bottle Stopper"; and turning bottle coasters that match your stoppers.  Stoppers and coasters are very practical and make great gifts.  Students will learn steps from beginning to end and will leave class with several stoppers and coasters.  Prerequisites:  Woodturning 101 or Instructor approval.

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95764001
Pleasant Hill Education Center
108-PHEC
Jakubowski 11/28 - 12/19 We 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $87.00 View

Woodturning - Creating a Decorated Platter* NEW!

Learn to design a platter and add decorative embellishments to it to enhance its appearance.  Embellishments may include, burning, carving, color or other selected techniques.  (3 weeks)



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95783001
Pleasant Hill Education Center
108-PHEC
Rodgers 1/17 - 1/31 Th 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $65.00 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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95508003
Pleasant Hill Education Center
108- PHEC
Rodgers 12/14 - 12/14 Fr 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $15.00 View
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95508015
Pleasant Hill Education Center
108- PHEC
Wolff 12/17 - 12/17 Mo 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $15.00 View
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95508004
Pleasant Hill Education Center
108- PHEC
Rodgers 12/21 - 12/21 Fr 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $15.00 View
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95508005
Pleasant Hill Education Center
108- PHEC
Rodgers 1/11 - 1/11 Fr 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $15.00 View
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95508016
Pleasant Hill Education Center
108- PHEC
Wolff 1/14 - 1/14 Mo 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $15.00 View
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95508006
Pleasant Hill Education Center
108- PHEC
Rodgers 1/18 - 1/18 Fr 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $15.00 View
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95508007
Pleasant Hill Education Center
108- PHEC
Rodgers 1/25 - 1/25 Fr 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $15.00 View
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95508017
Pleasant Hill Education Center
108- PHEC
Wolff 1/28 - 1/28 Mo 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $15.00 View
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95508008
Pleasant Hill Education Center
108- PHEC
Rodgers 2/1 - 2/1 Fr 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $15.00 View
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95508018
Pleasant Hill Education Center
108- PHEC
Wolff 2/4 - 2/4 Mo 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $15.00 View
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95508009
Pleasant Hill Education Center
108- PHEC
Rodgers 2/8 - 2/8 Fr 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $15.00 View
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95508019
Pleasant Hill Education Center
108- PHEC
Wolff 2/11 - 2/11 Mo 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $15.00 View
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95508010
Pleasant Hill Education Center
108- PHEC
Rodgers 2/22 - 2/22 Fr 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $15.00 View
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95508020
Pleasant Hill Education Center
108- PHEC
Wolff 2/25 - 2/25 Mo 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $15.00 View
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95508011
Pleasant Hill Education Center
108- PHEC
Rodgers 3/1 - 3/1 Fr 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $15.00 View

Woodturning - Introduction to Lidded Boxes* NEW!

Learn how to make a lidded box.  Learn basic shaping, end-grain hollowing, fitting of the lid and how to make and use a jam chuck.  Textbook:  A Lesson Plan for Woodturning sold in class $20.   Prerequisite:  Woodturning - 101 or Instructor approval.



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20271001
Pleasant Hill Education Center
108-PHEC
Freeze 1/9 - 1/23 We 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $65.00 View

Woodturning - Transitional Segmented Vessel* NEW!
Turning a transitional vessel includes two-part hollow vessel construction, making a segment ring, splitting it into additional rings and assembling and turning a hollow vessel including this ring.  2 each 1x8 faceplates are required.  Completion with top boast finish will not be done in class.  Prerequisite:  Woodturning 101 or Instructor approval.

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95765001
Pleasant Hill Education Center
108-PHEC
Rodgers 11/27 - 12/18 Tu 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $87.00 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 11/27 - 1/22 Tu 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM $125.00 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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95502001
Pleasant Hill Education Center
108-PHEC
Jakubowski 1/9 - 2/13 We 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM $131.00 View

Woodturning 321 - Coring Bigger Bowls (Large)*
Students will core a nested set of bowls from a single blank using the Oneway coring system and our larger lathes.  We will rough turn 12"-14" blanks from green wood and then proceed to core 2-3 bowls from the inside.  Prerequisites:  Woodturning 201 and 301.

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95756001
Pleasant Hill Education Center
108-PHEC
Cobb 2/13 - 2/27 We 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM $216.00 View