Advanced Woodturning: Two Principles and a Thousand Tricks

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Mon 06:30 pm to 09:30 pm
Start Date: September 14, 2015  End Date: November 09, 2015
Instructor Name: 
Dickey, Joe
Room Number: 
119
F15270301
Ages: 
18+
Course Description: 

A series of lecture/demonstrations covering a wide range of
topics including, but not limited to: shape and other design
features, finishing, tool sharpening and selection, spalting, vacuum
chucking and at least one session in a professional shop. In class
demonstrations will to some extent be chosen by class requests but
will include: ultrathin, natural edge, platters, spheres, dyed, open
form, off-axis, and “punk” wood. There will be a very limited amount
of hands-on instruction. Students will be furnished wood for a few
projects to be done on their own. A materials fee of $20 covers all
supplies and equipment needed and is due at the first class.