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The woodturning training course - Marrakech

  • Code : A3201-5h-010
  • Duration : 05h00
  • Price : 69 €
  • Craftsman: E. Moulay Hafid
  • City : Marrakech
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  • Nb of persons : From 1 to 6

The traditional woodturning consists in giving cylindrical shape to any piece of wood using wood lathe, entirely hand actuated (and foot!). The result is stunning: because the processing occurs in a few seconds, and because the quality is impeccable.

Throughout your workshop 4 hour you will discover in particular the various used wooden substance and the mechanism of traditional wood lathe.

    Like the potter on his potter's wheel the practice requires concentration and patience. Therefore we offer to people who have never practiced turning an opportunity to learn this artcraft "gesture by gesture" and then created there own object.

The woodturning training course

    The program of your woodturning training course includes:

  • 3h30 to 4h of  practice devoted to achieve 2 objects which you will keep with you;
  • a tea-break in the company of Hamid, craftsman lathe; 
  • many fascinating explanation about the different raw materials used.

    The following services are included in your woodturning course:

  • the presence of an experimented professional during the whole workshop, the necessary tools and raw materials for your practical work;
  • the presence of a guide in charge of the translation and  ensure the good progress of the workshop and assist you in a general way.
  • The advantages during the workshop: snack "home made Moroccan pastry", photographing, a present from ateliers d'ailleurs
  • The advantages after the workshop:.emailing your photos, participation certificate.

Options :

  • extra rate for the 1 person workshops: 350 dhs or 32 euros.
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