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Beginner's Guide To Woodturning

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Our in-store events are a hub for makers of all skill levels. Designed to help you expand your product knowledge, develop your practical skills and find inspiration from like-minded enthusiasts.

August 2021

Saturday 21st August
10:00am - 1:00pm

Sittingbourne Store - Beginners Guide To Woodturning

FREE Woodworking Demonstration

We’re pleased to welcome local woodturner Fred Day in-store to add a touch of magic to this month's turning demonstration. During this free step-by-step guide Fred will be using an Axminster Woodturning Lathe to show you how to create a magical wand, from one piece of wood all the way through to the perfect finish. In addition, he will discuss how he fell in love with woodturning and provide some tips and techniques that will help get you to get started.

If you’re a budding woodturner looking for some inspiration this summer then this event is an invaluable introduction. Spaces are limited to 5 people, so please book early to avoid disappointment.

Depending on Government guidelines we may not be able to provide refreshments so please bring your own soft drinks. We kindly ask that you observe any safety measures in place within the store.

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