Welcome to Southwest School Of Woodworking

Advanced Wood turning with J. Paul Fennell

J. Paul Fennell will be here to teach an advanced turning class, Nov 6 -10, 9:00am to 5:00pm each day

Key points

  • Gain an understanding of the importance of form
  • Learn how subtle changes in the form can enhance the look of the piece
  • Make and use a small hollowing tool and handle
  • Simple methods for finishing the bottom of the piece
  • Enhanced skills for carving, texturing, and piercing.
  • Use of various rotary and texturing
  • tools and burrs
  • Exploring designs from the creative use of an indexing wheel
  • and more