The art and the practice of woodturning

Find hand crafted turnings, learn to turn, meet the maker/instructor.
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My work ranges from functional salad bowls, laser engraved pens, funerary urns for pets and people to architectural turning. Contact me for specifics…
Interested in learning how to turn?  Since 2006, I’ve taught hundreds of classes from pen and spindle turning, blade/turning tools sharpening skill building project classes, bowl turning and advanced projects like hollow vessel turning. Check the schedule above for class times and sign up links.
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Raised on a farm in Indiana, licenced Airplane mechanic and Pilot, Pianist, ordained Minister able to solemnize marriages in Ohio, dog lover and woodturner. Click “about” for the sordid details..

Thank you for being with me all this time.

Milestones in the road to "now".
First completed turning, a wooden box: The journey begins.
First Studio on the Corner of Goodale and 4th Ave
First public art show/sale at Comfest! Started teaching woodturning at Woodcraft Columbus
Moved to Junctionview Studios in Grandview. Taught Woodturning Class at Columbus Idea Foundry
Moved Studio and Joined the Columbus Idea Foundry
Moved Studio with CIF to Franklinton Arts District Downtown
Teaching 10 Woodturning Classes Monthly and Featured GCAC artist with #artmakesCbus

The countdown to the Greater Columbus Arts Festival is underway.   Come visit me at the Big Local Art Tent and make your own woodturned pen.


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