Woodturning Classes

All classes listed are offered at Ashley Harwood’s studio in Charleston, SC. All tools and equipment, safety equipment, materials and lunches are provided. All lathes are full sized. Classes are limited to four students in order to maximize hands-on instruction. Please sign up as soon as possible - because space is limited, classes do fill up! To register, email ashleyharwood@gmail.com

Bowl Turning
March 19 - 20, 2016
This class covers the basics of bowl turning. We begin with freehand grinding for sharpening tools using a bench grinder and platform. We cover the fundamental cuts in bowl turning, with the ultimate goal being a single cut... 
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Bowl Turning Masterclass
April 22 - 24, 2016
This intensive class focuses on refining the processes of bowl turning. Students will learn to achieve the best cut from the gouge, whether on wet or dry wood. Tool sharpening, wood curing, bowl design, sanding techniques, and...   
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The Gamut
March 11 - 13, 2016
This class begins with spindle turning, the foundation of all woodturning. We focus on all of the fundamental cuts and shapes. Next, we transfer this knowledge to working on a bowl. We discuss the difference in grain orientation and...
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Bowl Turning
January 9 - 10, 2016
This class covers the basics of bowl turning. We begin with freehand grinding for sharpening tools using a bench grinder and platform. We cover the fundamental cuts in bowl turning, with the ultimate goal being a single cut... 
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