Woodturner in Dorset and Somerset

Woodturning Lessons

Whether you are looking for an experience day or professional tuition you will gain the knowledge from Joe's woodturning lessons. From his workshop in rural Dorset, he accommodates on a one-to-one basis, helping you improve your technique, and learn woodturning with experienced supervision and a highly knowledgable teacher with years of nurturing the craft. Joe has taught thousands of students over his career and enjoys teaching all with a passion. 


Full day: £250
Half day: £140

Experience Day

Participants will enjoy an amazing introduction to the art of woodturning. After a short safety brief, Joe will guide you to producing a piece you will be able to take home and appreciate. Depending on your experience, the course will include basic skills required with bowl making or for the more experienced woodturner, Joe can teach more advanced pieces like artistic hollow form work, as an example. Throughout the day, you will receive the very best woodturning tuition from a Registered Professional Turner and Yeoman to the Worshipful Company.

With professional tuition you can really hone your craft, improve precision, and practice how to get those perfect curves and shapes. During your woodturning lesson, you will learn all the tips and tricks you need to create beautiful pieces.

You can book either a half day or a full day, both of which you will get the chance to create a unique piece alongside one of the most sought after tutors in the UK today. 

Joe is fully insured and DBS checked, ensuring the highest standards and keeping all involved with the tuition day safe and comfortable. 

Book your experience day here.

Included In Your Day

All materials and safety equipment required, as well as a short safety briefing.

Light refreshments will be provided throughout the day, it is essential as taking breaks from the lathe is required to maintain focus and safe practice. 

Lunch will be provided to those booking onto a full day woodturning course. 

Past Student Comments

"Spent a half day turning a sycamore bowl with Joe and it was such a great experience! Joe is very passionate and it definitely comes through while he teaches. Ideal for somebody like me, who is pursuing a new hobby! Couldn't have had a better day learning from Joe who is a true craftsman." – Craig F.

"This was my first time turning, and I was in excellent hands. Joe is a great teacher, and made it a thoroughly enjoyable day for me. I came away with two fantastic pieces that I'll be proud to show off. Thanks Joe!" - Alistair

If you are interested in booking woodturning courses, either for yourself, or a group, contact Joe by email on info@joecreedkaile.co.uk, or call directly on 01305 602136.


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