Wood Turning with George Shapland

wood turning classes


George Shapland of Buttonwood offers tuition from his studio in Rural Wiltshire.

Taster Sessions

George offers taster sessions of either a full or half day and everything is supplied (including wood, tools and protective equipment). Absolutely no previous experience in required, you will be shown how to use the various tools in a safe and controlled manner.

Continuation Training

For those with some previous turning experience George aims to deliver a bespoke course to fulfil your requirements, taking into account your abilities and skill level.  He is happy to discuss any aspect of turning from workshop setup, equipment selection, tool sharpening to advanced techniques and everything in between.