~ A dedicated club promoting the art and craft of Woodturning ~
Our workshop will re-open for members from Tuesday, 21st September.
Note there will be no trials or tuition available.
Our club has a dedicated workshop for members to carry out woodturning.
We encourage others to join us so they can experience this rewarding craft.
Our club can offer you:
✦ Introduction to Lathes and Chisels and their correct use.
✦ Instruction on the safe use of other equipment
(incl. bandsaws, grinding wheels, drill press, electric sanders)
✦ Full access to the workshop:
- Tue 9:00am - 3:00pm
- Wed 6:00pm - 9:00pm
- Thu 6:00pm - 9:00pm
- Sat 9:00am - 12:00pm (no trials or tuition; session only available to paid-up Members)
✦ Tuition on a structured and staged mentoring system
✦ Guidance on wood finishes and polishing procedures
✦ Supply of a variety of wood blanks (costs may apply)
✦ Workshop safety precautions, including:
- the proper and safe use of tools and equipment
- use of a dust collector
- use of room air filters
- use of ear muffs
- use of face masks
- use of respirators
- mandatory health and safety procedures
- first aid
✦ Support and discounts from suppliers
✦ Weekly bulletin, and use of the club’s library
✦ Friendly & supportive club members
- always happy to assist and share experiences
✦ Demonstrations from visiting Woodturners (fees may apply)