SHAPING AND DECORATING IN HARMONY WITH WOOD
Original and custom woodturning, historic reproduction furniture, architectural restoration, new indoor and outdoor decorative turnings, woodturnings for sale, demonstrations, classes for beginners, intermediate, and advanced.
LEARN ABOUT MY ART
Group & Individual Woodturning Hands-On Instruction
Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Instruction by individual arrangement
Shop Time at Highlands Woodturning
Sunday 12:30 - 4:30 pm and Monday 5:30 - 8:30 pm
and by arrangement for HWT-qualified students
Free Woodturning Sampler Survey
1/2 hour demonstration & discussion
Places to stay while you visit: and https://castine.me.us/welcome/
Check out our previous Classes to learn more.
MAKE YOUR OWN SHAKER FOOTSTOOL
January 14 - February 4, 2019
A 4-session class on building your own Shaker Footstool. Sponsored by Highlands Woodturning and the Castine Arts Association. Monday evenings 5:30 - 8:30 beginning January 14th. $95 per person, all materials included.
SIGN CARVING WORKSHOP
Tuesday Mornings 9-12 beginning January 15th for a 4-6-week course
Offering a 4-6 week class on carving your own sign. Sponsored by Highlands Woodturning and the Castine Arts Association. Tuesday mornings 9:00 - 12:00 beginning January 15th. $10 each session + cost of materials. 4-6 weeks.
MAINE MARITIME ACADEMY RA STUDENT EVENT AT HIGHLANDS WOODTURNING
Saturday, Jan 19, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Beginning Woodturning for MMA Students: We covered safety, lathe, basic techniques, spindle turning tools (morning), bowl turning tools (afternoon), tool sharpening, design, functional rules for successful cutting, finishes.
SMALL ART IN WOOD NATURAL-EDGE TURNING
February 11 & 18, 2019
Hands-on learning to turn small, natural-edge art forms -- two evenings of creative turning shape, form, and texture. Basic bowl turning is prerequisite.
BASIC WOODTURNING CLASS (FULL DAY FOR MMA SCHOONER BOWDOIN STUDENTS)
February 16, 2019
Woodturning 101: Safety, Lathe, Terminology, Tools, Process, Design -- Spindles (morning) and Bowls (afternoon) -- Schooner Bowdoin team-building event