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Woodworking

Introduction to the Wood Lathe

About This Class

Calling all beginners! Explore turning techniques on the Nova wood lathe, including roughing, shaping beads and coves, drilling, and finishing. Practice safe setup and operation of the wood lathe, and proper use of a variety of turning tools. Walk away with a candlestick holder or spinning top, and gain certification for unsupervised access to the wood lathe.

Upcoming Classes

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North Philly

No Classes Currently Scheduled at This Location

South Philly

  • Sep 21st @ 9:30am - 12:00pm
  • Sep 29th @ 5:30pm - 7:30pm
  • Oct 5th @ 9:30am - 12:00pm
  • Oct 13th @ 5:30pm - 7:30pm
  • Oct 19th @ 9:30am - 12:00pm
  • Oct 27th @ 5:30pm - 7:30pm
  • Nov 2nd @ 9:30am - 12:00pm
  • Nov 3rd @ 1:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Nov 10th @ 5:30pm - 7:30pm
  • Nov 16th @ 9:30am - 12:00pm
  • Nov 24th @ 5:30pm - 7:30pm
  • Nov 30th @ 9:30am - 12:00pm
  • Dec 1st @ 1:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Dec 8th @ 5:30pm - 7:30pm
  • Dec 14th @ 9:30am - 12:00pm
  • Dec 22nd @ 5:30pm - 7:30pm
  • Dec 29th @ 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Wilmington

  • Sep 22nd @ 2:30pm - 4:30pm
  • Oct 6th @ 2:30pm - 4:30pm
  • Oct 20th @ 2:30pm - 4:30pm
  • Nov 3rd @ 2:30pm - 4:30pm
  • Nov 17th @ 2:30pm - 4:30pm
  • Dec 1st @ 2:30pm - 4:30pm
  • Dec 15th @ 2:30pm - 4:30pm
  • Dec 29th @ 2:30pm - 4:30pm

Virtual Classes

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