When Fri Jul 13 7pm — 9pm
Where Woodworking Workshop
1825 Monetary Ln #104 Carrollton, TX 75006
What You will be making a wooden vampire stake or belaying pin for cosplay. See attached photos for examples.
Host Daniel Wynne


  • Cost: $10.00
  • Restrictions:
    • DMS members only
    • Ages 18+

Cancellations for this event must be made before July 13, 2018 — 7:00pm.

Registration for the event is closed.

About this Event

In this class we will make a wooden vampire stake or belaying pin for cosplay (Vampire Hunter or Pirate respectively). The class will cover the basics of spindle turning, the making of beads and coves in woodturning, and the basics on designing a spindle project.

Class Time
• 2 hours scheduled, but may not take the entire time.

Techniques & Tools
• Mounting a spindle blank
• Turning the spindle into a stake or belaying pin
• Sanding and finishing the piece
• Sharpening tools after use

• 1.5 x 12 inch wood blank
• Sandpaper and finish
• Lathe tools

Special Considerations and Warnings

Please make sure to wear short sleeves, do not wear any dangling jewelry, and tie back any long hair. Bring eye and breathing protection at all times when using a wood lathe.