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Intro to Turning for Potters (S2)

Beginner Turning Course

  • Started Feb 19
  • 325 US dollars
  • 9th Street

Service Description

A 4 week class exploring the basics of woodturning on the lathe with ceramicists in mind. If you’re working with clay and have been thinking of trying out woodworking, then this class is for you! During this class, we will learn how to operate a wood lathe to create lids and/or plates that complement their pottery pieces or stand as their own works of art. Come with existing pieces to create for or just enjoy and learn how to turn thin forms on the lathe. Week 1: Safety, Lathe Basics, Tools, and Shapes. Week 2: Turning a simple plate Week 3: Turning and fitting a Lid Week 4: More turning

Upcoming Sessions

Cancellation Policy

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Contact Details

  • Clayroom SoMa, 9th Street, San Francisco, CA, USA


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