May
11
May 15

Utah Woodturning Symposium

Carmen will be demonstrating at the Utah Woodturners Symposium:  4 rounds of demonstrations sharing her decorative finishes and texture techniques for woodturning  - from color, wax and metallic techniques. 

Apr
15
Apr 17

Woodturning: Make a Wood Bowl

Woodturning: Make a Wood Bowl 

The woodturning course will cover tool control and proper cuts to create a small bowl out of freshly cut “wet” wood.

Work side-by side with Carmen De La Paz to learn basic and intermediate skills for Woodturning – starting with safety, progressing to how a wood lathe works, to actually creating a utilitarian or decorative bowl. 

For more information visit the classes section of the site. 

Register early space is limited.

Apr
8
Apr 10

Woodturning Intro: Spindle Work

Introduction to Woodturning: Spindle Work

This course will focus heavily on the introduction to the most commonly used woodturning chisels.  Special attention will be given to developing tool control and learning how to make proper cuts with a roughing gouge, spindle gouge, parting tool and a skew chisel.

Students will work side-by side with Carmen De La Paz teaching basic and intermediate skills and techniques for Woodturning – starting with safety, progressing from how a wood lathe works to actually creating utilitarian and decorative woodturned pieces from beginning to end. 

For more information please visit the Classes section of the site.  

Register early space is limited. 

Apr
2
Apr 3

Metal Paint, Patinas & Gilding: Decorative Finishes for Woodturning - Part II

Metal Paint, Patinas & Gilding: Decorative Finishes for Woodturning - Part II

Explore the world of Decorative finishes and learn the step-by-step process to applying a variety of decorative finishes and textures to your Woodturning work.

Finishes and Textures covered in this demo include: Metal Paints & Patinas – from Wrought Iron paint to Copper Verde-Gris, Silver & Gold Leaf Gilding, Rub-on metallic powder and waxes.

For more information on this course, please visit the Class section of the site.  

Register early space is limited.

Mar
26
Mar 27

Color, Crackle & Wax: Decorative Finishes for Woodturning - Part I

Color, Crackle & Wax: Decorative Finishes for Woodturning - Part I

Explore the world of Decorative finishes and learn the step-by-step process to applying a variety of decorative finishes and textures to your Woodturning work.  This course will also be offered for DIY projects and furniture in the near future. 

For more information visit the classes section of the site. 

Register early space is limited.

Mar
18
Mar 20

Woodturning: Make a Wood Bowl

Woodturning: Make a Wood Bowl

The woodturning course will cover tool control and proper cuts to create a small bowl out of freshly cut “wet” wood.

Work side-by side with Carmen De La Paz to learn basic and intermediate skills for Woodturning – starting with safety, progressing to how a wood lathe works, to actually creating a utilitarian or decorative bowl. 

For more information visit the classes section of the site. 

Register early space is limited.

 

Mar
11
Mar 13

Woodturning Intro: Spindle Work

Introduction to Woodturning: Spindle Work

This course will focus heavily on the introduction to the most commonly used woodturning chisels.  Special attention will be given to developing tool control and learning how to make proper cuts with a roughing gouge, spindle gouge, parting tool and a skew chisel.

Students will work side-by side with Carmen De La Paz teaching basic and intermediate skills and techniques for Woodturning – starting with safety, progressing from how a wood lathe works to actually creating utilitarian and decorative woodturned pieces from beginning to end. 

For more information please visit the Classes section of the site.  

Register early space is limited.