David recently attended a nfull day course at the worrkshop and did very well during the day managing to complete and finish his project bowl to a high standard - we also did a bit of gouge sharpening, one of the most important things to do well when you are turning - sharp tools make the job and finish that much better! Here is how David got on...........................
Richard contacted me with a view to making a bowl and wondering how long this would take - normally we can manage to make one during a one day session - Half a day is pushing it but so far we have not failed! Although it is always a bit of a rush during a three hour session, this is why I have now increased the half day sessions to 3.5 hours so that there is time to finish your project without rushing. Here is what Richard had to say about his session for the day, and a few
Gareth attended a one day course having last turned at School 20 years ago!Gareth attanded his one day course on a Saturday - due to his hectic working schedule this seemed the only way to fit round it! I book Saturdays as normal without charging any extra as normally most people are working Monday to Friday and the weekend is the only available free time that they have - I try not to book Sundays, but yet again this is sometimes unavoidable! Gareth did very well and comple
Mike from Southampton gave me a ring enquiring about the earliest availability for a day course for him and two friends - I was able to fit them in in reasonably quickly as requested, and was very pleasantly surprised when on the day Mike turned up with his friends for the day course. I should not really have been surprised as it is great to see that quite a few ladies are now attending my courses on a regular basis, both on their own and also with their husbands/partners. H
Bradley Walter attended a one day course using a Craft Course gift voucher and selecting his chosen woodturning course. If you are struggling for inspiration this is a brilliant way of finding a course nearest to you and a perfect gift for those who love Crafts and would like to try something a little bit different! Here is a link to my one day course on the site. https://www.craftcourses.com/courses/woodturning-courses-in-hampshire-beginners-and-improvers-wood-turning-cours