Talking Turning Online Sessions

These sessions have changed focus and we will be talking about various turning subjects and having Q&A during the sessions. These are all free of charge to anyone wanting to participate and you can connect from almost any internet enabled device using the link below. It’s the same link for every meeting. Register in advance for this meeting Using this link

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. Please register in advance to ensure you receive the email with meeting details.

The meetings are at 7:30pm GMT every Tuesday and Friday evening. We will open the meeting at 7:15pm to allow everyone time to get connected before the meeting.`

If you have technical issues with joining the meeting, check whether you are being asked for the meeting password or your own log in email address and password. If you need help, this guide might be useful

If you have a suggestion for a subject you would like to be included, please let us know.

The agenda for forthcoming meetings :-

  • Tues 2 Feb – Power carving
  • Thurs 4 Feb – “Conkers Live” demo (Note – Different meeting ID for this one)
  • Fri 5 Feb – Sanding & Abrasives
  • Tues 9 Feb – Chess pieces
  • Fri 12 Feb – Musical instruments
  • Tues 16 Feb – Fluting & routers
  • Fri 19 Feb – Ornamental turning
  • Tues 23 Feb – Tool modifications
  • Wed 24 Feb – “Conkers Live” demo (Note – Different meeting ID for this one)
  • Fri 26 Feb – Equipment & tool maintenance
  • Tues 2 Mar – German toy turning (ring turning)
  • Fri 5 Mar – Chemical treatments for wood – Ammonia, van dyke, bleach, vinegar/steel wool
  • Tues 9 Mar – Hollowing rigs & jigs
  • Fri 12 Mar – Home made finishes
  • Tues 16 Mar – Clock making
  • Fri 19 Mar – “Conkers Live” demo (Note – Different meeting ID for this one)
  • Tues 23 Mar – Scroll saw work with turning
  • Fri 26 Mar – Colouring materials and methods
  • Tues 30 Mar – Model making
  • Fri 2 Apr – Duplicating & copy turning
  • Tues 6 Apr – Hat making
  • Fri 9 Apr – Utility ware & treen
  • Mon 12 Apr – “Conkers Live” demo (Note – Different meeting ID for this one)
  • Tues13 Apr – Turned toys
  • Fri 16 Apr – Combining turned work with other skills – flat work, carving etc.
  • Tues 20 Apr – Jigs & fixtures
  • Fri 23 Apr – Puzzles
  • Tues 27 Apr – Tools I have never used!