Woodturning Demonstrations and Event 


demonstrationdayOne of the features of Turners Retreat is the woodturning demonstrations we hold here at Faraday Close, Harworth. These take places most months of the year on the second Saturday. The demonstration events usually last from 10am - 4pm unless stated otherwise. Some of our demonstrations do require a £3 entry fee which gives you entrance to the demonstration, free refreshments all day and a ticket for our prize draw. Car parking at our store is free. We also hold special events throughout the year so make sure you check this page regularly.

November 12th 2016 - Glenn Lucas

A special one day event here at Turners Retreat is the attendance of Glenn Lucas.  Glenn has an international reputation for his proficiency at the lathe and his ability to pass on to students, the skills and knowledge he has gained. He balances his production of classic bowls turned from native Irish wood, with an extensive teaching programme run from his Co Carlow ‘Woodturning Study Centre’. A frequent guest Demonstrator at overseas conferences, he also gives Turning Masterclasses at international arts and crafts schools. Frequently commissioned to make special pieces for presentation to visiting Heads of State to Ireland and various Irish Government Department Ministers.


Visit www.glennlucaswoodturing.com for more information about this popular woodturner.


There will be a selection of Glenn’s DVD’s available on the day.


Maximum number of seats available is 40 so advance booking is neccessary.


Tickets are £5.00 per person


Starts at 10am – 4pm with refreshments available.


Discounts throughout the store on the day.


Seats will go quickly, so don’t delay.


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