In an agreable setting, Jean Dominique proposes to share with you his passion for wood turning...
You will discover during your 2 day stay, the lightness of wood shavings that float, the slither of the gouge peeling away the wood, the pleasure you will get from having made unique pieces with your own hands...
The programs diversity enables you to choose exactly what you wish to learn.
The pieces you make are yours to take!
EXAMPLE OF A COURSE PROGRAM:
- Short history of wood turning
- The description of a lathe
- The description of the tools
- The different wood essences and their characteristics
- The different sorts of gouges and their handling
- Work with a Martel hook
- Turning with dry wood
- Turning with green wood
- Finishing techniques
PRACTICAL INFORMATION: Address : Jean Dominique Denis - Le Haut Montachard - Les Salelles - 07140 Les Vans
Duration : 1 to 5 days
Dates : all year.
Participation : 1 person
Requirement level : none, beginners are welcome - perfection courses by request.
Price : 135 € per day.
Reservation : with an account of 90 € - Tél : 33 (0)4 75 37 30 85
Lodgings : Tourism Office : 04 75 37 24 48.
Lunch : at Jean Dominiques.