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Hands-On Class Michael Gibson

When:
Sunday, March 17, 2019
Where:
OVWG Learning Center at
Kennedy Heights Art Center
6620 Montgomery Road
Kennedy Heights, OH  45213

Contact(s):
Nancy Bowman
9372391980 (p)
Category:
Hands On Class
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Hands-On Class Michael Gibson
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Learn the most important part of wood turning. GOOD FORM. Being a good turner is not enough. Learn form from one of the best. Practice on common every day items to understand what makes good form.
Michael states "the students taking the class should bring a basic set of tools and any that they are having trouble using or sharpening. A roughing gouge, 3/8" and 1/2" spindle gouge, parting tool, 5/8" or 1/2" bowl gouge, a skew and a scraper, a set of calipers and ruler would come in handy. A small amount of sandpaper, 150, 220, 320 grits. The good thing about this class is using many different tools including the skew. The students can practice and not worry about messing up in the early stages."
. Expect to leave this class with a better concept of form and how to achieve a pleasing form.
Some of the wood required for this class is green so the wood committee will obtain the wood close to the time of the class. The approx material fee will be $20.

 
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.

Click here for map --->     Click here for a picture of the entry door to our studio---> 

 
 
 
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