Thu May 23 7:30pm —
Woodshop - Lathes
1825 Monetary Ln #104 Carrollton, TX 75006
||Perfect personal gifts: make a slimline pen or 2!
||john a. gorman
- Cost: $7.00
- DMS members only
- Attendees require approval from the event host
- Ages 16+
Cancellations for this event must be made before May 23, 2019 — 7:30pm.
Registration for the event is closed.
About this Event
Great starter project.
Learn to make pens and pencils and more on the lathe!
Pen/Pencil/other styles and sourcing
Demo of the process
Review of the Carbide Tools, Parting Tool, and intro the Roughing Gouges
discussion of sanding and finishing
Hands on the lathe
Project finish and win
Cost includes a pen kit, wood blank, and finishing supplies.
Special Considerations and Warnings
Wood Lathe Basics is required to attend this class.
Please bring a dust mask. The Woodshop is unable to clear all the dust. Exotic woods and sensitize you quickly and severe allergies can develop.
No gratuity is expected nor required.
Instructor enjoys stout beers, tacos, and pizza, just in case you are wondering.