Woodturning: Pepper Mills with Carl Durance
Learn to make wood-turned pepper, salt, spice or even coffee mills in this hands-on turning workshop. Basic lathe operation will be reviewed- safety considerations, tool selection and sharpening, mounting options and turning techniques will be covered. For construction of the mills, instruction regarding wood selection, design considerations, some simple math, mill mechanisms, drilling mill blanks will be covered.
You will have the opportunity to turn a peppermill during the workshop, plus construct an additional segmented blank. As time permits, various alternative designs, from functional to decorative, may be demonstrated and/or discussed.
Cost: $226.00 plus a materials fee: $40.00, payable to instructor at start of class
Enrolment: maximum 5 participants
Level: intermediate or above- basic woodturning skills are required