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turning

The shaping of objects by means of cutting tools while the material, from which the objects are made, rotates rapidly on a lathe.
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People will be encouraged to try something new including wood turning, which uses a hand operated lathe dating back hundreds of years to make household items.
In one of the events, he learned about wood turning.
Most people, especially men, have a yearning sometimes in their life to try wood turning or carving.
There will be demonstrations of corn dolly making, wood turning and basket weaving.
Stallholders include Mike Prankerd with his rustic furniture, Les Bryan, wood turning techniques, and Peter Burt's ink drawings and water colours.
Color step-by-step photos throughout illustrate the techniques demonstrated while projects make it easy to learn wood turning basics.
Throughout June, children will dress in full costume and try their hands at wood turning, metal work and weaponry.
All forms of craft will be considered from wood turning, pottery, needlework and chocolate making to canal art and candle making.
She is one of the few women to have achieved renown in the male- dominated field of wood turning.
The art of wood turning consists mostly of two factors, craft and form.
Limited Tenders are invited for Procurement Of Wood Turning Lathe