Refining Your Techniques with Ashley Harwood

Take your turning to a new level!

Come focus on learning to replicate cuts to create the shapes you want every time.

Turners of any level of experience from beginner to advanced are warmly welcomed to relax, learn, and have fun making shavings. Ashley will work with you at your turning level.

Note: Class prices have been reduced.

Ashley is a well-known professional woodturner who has presented nationally (at AAW Symposiums) and internationally with exhibits in galleries and museums. She apprenticed with Stuart Batty for two years after completing a BFA in sculpture at Carnegie Mellon University.

After restoring an industrial lathe, Ashley began a thriving production business that spans delicate jewelry to large bowls. Read more about her in this article and see her website.

No experience necessary for either class.

  • Spindle Turning and Push-Cut Bowl Turning
    May 21 and 22, 2016 from 9 AM – 4 PM $175
    Refine your techniques for both spindle and bowl turning. Spindle turning is the foundation of woodturning, transferring to all forms of turning. One day is devoted to refining your cuts for each type of turning, including how to use wood grain, lathe speed, chucking, tool and rest placement, sharpening, and stance to your advantage when producing and replicating cuts to shape your work.
    Read the complete class description and register online.
  • Push-Cut Bowl Turning
    May 20, 2016 from 9 AM – 4 PM $85
    Refine your techniques for bowl turning and learn to make a perfect cut without torn grain, as well as how to use wood grain, lathe speed, tool and rest lacement, chucking, sharpening, and stance to your advantage.
    Read the complete class description and register online.

Direct questions to Registration@NWWWT.org.