Wood Lathe Orientation: Bottle Opener or Bottle Stopper

Wood Lathe Orientation: Bottle Opener or Bottle Stopper

This class will teach you the basics of how to use a lathe as you make either a bottle stopper or a bottle opener

Skills Toolbox

  • The basics of using a wood lathe, and the technique to be safe and accurate

  • We will walk you through the parts of the lathe, how it functions, and the wood-turning tools you will need to turn a square block of wood into almost anything

  • A sense of the additional tools and kits needed to complete similar projects

Pairs Well With

Learn how to turn bowls and/or hollow vessels in one of these classes Intermediate Woodturning I: Log to Bowl or Intermediate Woodturning II: Hollow Vessel

Plan Your Visit

All materials and safety equipment supplied.  Closed-toed shoes, natural fibers (cotton, denim, linen), with long hair pulled back. Plan to arrive for class about 10-15 min early and check in at the front desk.  Our main entrance is on State Street, with parking lot entrance on State St. as well. IF parking and street parking available.


Idea Foundry Member - $65

Non Member -$85

Upcoming Dates

  • APRIL 4 | 6:30-9:30PM (3 Spots Left)