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Turn & Learn 1 - Basic Spindle Turning, 6-9 Pm

Tuesday, July 09, 2019, 6:00 PM until 9:00 PM
OVWG Learning Center at
Kennedy Heights Art Center
6620 Montgomery Road
Kennedy Heights, OH  45213

John Albachten
Registration is required
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  • Topic:  Beginning spindle turning techniques.  Students will make a mallet as a means of developing and practicing tool control.  Tools used will include spindle roughing gouge, spindle gouge, parting tool, and calipers.
  • Skill Level:  Beginner
  • Project:  Mallet, made by duplicating an example.
  • Materials:  3"x3"x12” close grained hardwood (ash, maple, or cherry) for mallet.
  • Cost:  $10, includes $5 material fee.
  • Pre-requisite:  Introduction to Woodturning and the OVWG LC or a prior T&L series of classes.  Also read and be familiar with the AAW Lathe Safety Guidelines and the Glossary of Woodturning Terms, available on the OVWG website in the document library or by clicking the following links:  AAW Lathe Safety Guidelines and Woodturning Glossary

OVWG Learning Center is located at Kennedy Heights Cultural Campus
6620 Montgomery Road, Kennedy Heights, OH  45213 

The entrance to our studio is on the South side of the building, by the loading dock area.

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            AAW's mission is to provide education, information, and organization to those interested in turning wood.