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Tree to Lathe - Decorative Platters with Mixed-Media Finishes
Date: Sunday, Sep 20 - Saturday, Sep 26, 2020
Subject: Woodturning
Instructor: Dennis Fuge
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Turn rough logs into amazing platters! Discover how to bring out the beauty in any piece of wood. We'll cover green woodturning, grain orientation, design, proper use of tools and finishing, and decorating techniques such as resins, metals, ebonizing, carving, pyrography, painting, and more. Start by turning a friction/sanding chuck, followed by platters of wet wood, a cheese platter with mice and knife, a decorative platter, and one of your own design. Experience turning a bowl or platter is recommended.

Tuition: $630.00

To register for this class, please call 1-800-365-5724.

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Deposit: A deposit of $150.00 will be due upon checkout to hold your seat in this class.




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Because of registration costs and other services, including faculty contracts, material acquisitions and housing arrangements, the Folk School is required to charge cancellation fees to students who change their itineraries.
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