South Coast Woodturners, Learn to Turn

May 13, 2023

11:00 am


Reedsport High School


A Chapter of the American Association of Woodturner’s


Learn to Turn hands on learning series


March – June 2023, on the second Saturday of the month the South Coast Woodturners, SCWT, will be hosting a FREE 4 session learning series on wood tuning.  No experience is necessary. The series will teach safety, tool selection, lathe set-up, turning, and finishing.  The learning series will start out with simple spindle turning and gradually evolve to designing and creating your own pen. 


          March 11    Spindle turning a Honey Dipper

          April 8        Turning a Bud vase

          May 13       Turning a bowl

          June 10       Turning a Pen


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Wood Turning Project Bud Vase from reclaimed wood - YouTube

Wood Turning Gallery - Wood Turned Bowls (2)

Wood Turned Pen


Join our regularly scheduled meeting, including show and tell and a wood raffle, at 9 am at the Reedsport Charter School.  At 11 our learning series will begin. All materials will be provided. No experience is necessary. 


Directions: The Reedsport Community Charter School located at 2260 Longwood drive behind the school. Heading North on 101 from Coos Bay, turn right at the first stop light, travel approximately 500 feet and turn right into parking lot.  Shop is located straight ahead in room 300.

Please express your interest by emailing with your name and any questions.

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