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Beg- Adv Pole Lathe- Thur am 1/2 day

This course can no longer be booked.

Peter Wood

  • Ended
  • 70 British pounds
  • Own Tent in Field

Service Description

Want to refine your skew chiseling, captive ring turning, or just how best to rough out your spindles? Book onto an intensive spindle-turning workshop with Peter from Greenwood Days. Just 2 people on the session so we can really get to grips with any techniques you want to improve. Suitable for complete beginners or advanced turners. Peter has been turning and Windsor chairmaking for over 30 years, set up Greenwood Days, and teaches turning and Windsor chairmaking. Winner of the log to leg numerous times, winner of best armchair in 2023 (and a few other times over the years) Please note- The day can be physically demanding so you’ll need a practical level of fitness or a good level of stamina. You should also have enclosed shoes.

Booking Policy

Thank you for booking onto your course. Please read the following notes carefully before arrival. 1. Please take time to familiarise yourself with the site, where you need to be for your course, and where the toilets & refreshments are well in advance of your course (there will be no course reception desk in the main marquee this year but there will be a BB HQ to the right of it should you need assistance) 2. Access into spaces will be from 9 am on the morning of your course, please do not come any earlier as tutors will be setting up 3. At the end of your course please depart in a timely fashion to allow for turnarounds. If you are fit & able & willing to do so please stay to help it would be very much appreciated 4. Free tea/coffee is situated at the bottom of the quiet marquee please help yourself at break times 5. Please do not disturb other courses or encroach on other spaces 6. Your tutor will explain to you the photography policy. Please adhere to this 7. Please make sure you come dressed for the occasion. Some of the courses are in marquees some in individual shelters. Have warm/waterproof clothing where applicable. For most of the courses, you need to ensure you have covered shoes & long trousers. Please refer to your individual courses for more info 8. Where you are asked to bring your own tools please ensure they are sharp & fit for purpose 9. All courses are for 18+. Should you be bringing a young person with you, who wishes to do a course please get in touch with before booking to discuss individual needs/ age so we can assist finding a suitable course where possible. 10. Please adhere to any specific health & safety request from your tutor on the day/beforehand 11. It is your responsibility to book onto a course which is appropriate for your level or physical capability there will be no option for a refund if you find it is not suited to your needs 12. Your tutor will request your emergency contacts at the start of the course- please ensure you have these handy 13. Please report & health & safety issues or first aid needs directly to your tutor as the first point of contact 14. Please note course tickets are non-refundable

Contact Details

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Association of Pole-lathe Turners
& Green Woodworkers
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