One day courses with Owen Thomas

Handled Mug Turning-

A one day class where you will learn how to turn one of the most unique pieces of woodenware, a handled mug. Only possible to turn on a pole lathe, the use of wooden mugs stretches back 

centuries. You will learn about the particular tools and techniques needed to shape the tricky outside portion and then hollow the mug using end grain hardwood.


Improvers Bowl Turning-

A one day class dedicated to improving your skills one the pole lathe. Do you want to get a better finish or refine your bowl shapes? Do you feel like you have plateaued in your progress and need a push? Then this is an ideal class for you.

We will cover efficient work process, tool techniques, sharpening and whatever else we can think of. 

One day courses with Owen Thomas