Matt started the on the lathe at 10-years-old making a laminated rolling pin. Thirteen years ago started making bowls and became a full-time woodturner 5 years ago. Matt loves to teach spindle turning, bowl making and endgrain objects like boxes and hollow forms. He is recently hooked on the potential of resin/wood projects.


Matt currently is teaching in Rockville Maryland, and at his home shop in Howard County, and is a member of several woodturning groups and on the board of the Howard County woodworkers guild.


Matt Radtke

Teaching Artist