Wood turning with Tom Campbell

Tom Campbell is a highly skilled master craftsman with more than 40 years experience of wood turning and cabinetmaking. His work is highly sought-after and receives many commissions for country houses.

Tom is now available by appointment for three hour sessions to guide participants in the art of wood turning. His patience and dedication helps everyone from complete beginners to professional wood-turners . With 6 lathes Tom can cater for up to a maximum of 6 participants. In one session as a  beginner  you can get the feel for creating wonderful shapes and will probably make a rolling pin or candlestick, while the more advanced participants can produce a bowl or platter.

The sense of achievement can be palpable creating the most beautifully curved shapes from locally sourced wood. Tom works with a variety of woods. – ash, oak, spalted beech and bog oaks.

Session 3 hours.   10.00 am – 1.00pm or 2.00 – 5.00 pm.  Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays

Light refreshments are included. (Tea/coffee/sandwiches)

£126 for 3 hours (max of 6 persons).

£96 for 3 hours for maximum of 3 people.

Sessions for individuals are also available.

Clothing  – Work clothes. Masks will be provided

Location. Garvan Road, Sion Mills

10 % Discount  is available to guests staying at Finn Valley Cottages. (2 or 3 consecutive full or half day sessions can be arranged)

To book  please send  email to :  finnvalleycottages@gmail.com or telephone Anne on 07720 452161