Pat Matranga has been a professional woodturner since 1993. She has also shared her skills with countless students through private lessons, demonstrations, and seminars. Her work is part of many art collections both, private and public. Her easy going style and experience shines through teaching beginning turners as well as other experienced professionals.
It seems that nothing inspires woodturners more than making a bowl. Pat will demystify the bowl turning process one step at a time:
She will teach you how to evaluate and choose the right wood for bowl turning.
Mounting the stock to a faceplate or a chuck can be tricky, but Pat has all the tricks and tips on how and when to use them so that your stock turns smoothly.
Pat will teach you to select and use bowl turning tools so that your cuts leave great surfaces where you want them.
Hollowing the bowl can be a bit ominous at first, but Pat will turn your concerns into a smile with just the right techniques .
Learning to make design choices and how to apply a beautiful finish will give you the confidence you need to safely turn a beautiful bowl.
Then Pat will show you a few tricks and techniques to help you get started on that Live Edge Bowl you have dreamed of turning.
The edited, streaming version of this class will become available to you about two weeks after your Live Online Class. Your special link and password will enable you to view it as often as you like.
Be sure to download your Class Credentials pdf and Tool List pdf at Time of Purchase.The Credentials pdf contains the link to get into the class and the link and password to view the streaming version of the class.