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Turning Bowls on the Lathe

at Makeville Studio - Gowanus

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Gowanus, Brooklyn
125 8th St
Btwn 2nd & 3rd Avenues
Brooklyn, New York 11215
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Description
Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 6
Teacher: Alan Dorsey

What you'll learn in this furniture class:

In this three-session workshop, you'll turn a block of wood into a small wooden bowl while learning the principles of bowl turning, tool selection, and turning techniques. You will also learn lathe operation and safety, how to sharpen lathe tools, and finishing basics. All tools, materials and safety equipment are provided.

Completion of this class allows you to rent open studio time to work on your own lathe projects.

Please Note:

  • Wear shop-appropriate clothing--comfortable shoes and no loose or hanging items.
  • Bring a pencil and paper to take notes (optional)

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We reserve the right to cancel or discontinue any class, in which case you may choose to receive a refund, register for an alternate course or receive tuition credit.

To withdraw from a class, please notify us in writing at [email protected]
  • If you withdraw more than ten days before a class begins, we will refund 100% of tuition paid minus a 5% processing fee. Alternatively you can receive 100% refund in Makeville store credit which can be applied to a future class.
  • If you withdraw less than ten days before your class begins, we cannot offer any option for refund.
We are unable to refund tuition for classes students miss due to their own circumstances.

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Reviews of Classes at Makeville Studio (105)

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Turning Bowls on the Lathe
Reviewed by Gideon S. on 5/21/2019
The BEST class.
Turning Bowls on the Lathe
Reviewed by Gideon S. on 2/19/2019
This is the second time I’ve taken this class! Each time was terrific! Alan Dorsey is a superb teacher and master craftsman.
Turning Bowls on the Lathe
Reviewed by Gideon S. on 11/20/2018
Alan is a superb teacher and craftsman.
Turning Bowls on the Lathe
Reviewed by Anonymous on 11/29/2017
Great instruction. When the class is over you have a beautiful finished bowl.
Turning Bowls on the Lathe
Reviewed by Carol G. on 5/25/2016
The instructor was knowledgeable and helpful while at the same time allowing us to learn and create our own bowls. I am very pleased with the way the class was taught and I love the items I made.
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