Hands-on with Peg Schmid: Turning and Decorating Boxes


May 6, 2017 from 8:00am to 5:00pm

Mann Tool & Supply, 802 Chris Drive, West Columbia, SC 29169

Cost: $85

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The hands-on class for May will feature Peg Schmid, who will assist attendees in turning and decorating the small boxes shown above. Wood will be provided.

Attendees should bring what they can of the following (there should be enough tools on hand to share where needed):

  • Step or pen turner jaws
  • 1/4" and thinner parting tools
  • Detail gouge and bowl gouge
  • Forstner bit (smaller than 1", depending on the size of the box)
  • Drill (Jacob) chuck for tailstock
  • Round-nose scraper
  • Ruler and pencil
  • Sandpaper
  • Any tools for decorating (wood burner, texturing tools, stencils, markers, etc)