3-day masterclass October 8th-10th (Wed-Fri) 2025


Please note a deposit of €375 secures your place. The full price of the class is €750 incl VAT/Sales tax. The balance of €375 is due 6 weeks before the Masterclass and you will be sent a reminder.

3-day Masterclass with Glenn Lucas

Please note that if you select to pay a deposit, that the full price of the class is €750 incl VAT/Irish Sales Tax with the outstanding balance to be paid 6 weeks before the class begins.

For intermediate-advanced skill level. For people who woodturn on a regular basis and have a lathe. All safety wear, tools, materials supplied along with home-cooked lunch. Continuing professional development.

Projects (may vary due to time restraints) taught during the Masterclass 

  • Rough shaping unseasoned wood
  • Finishing a dry Salad Bowl
  • 12 inch traditional Irish plate



• Tool selection and re-grinding

• Shear cutting and shear scraping techniques

• Push cut – for the ultimate tool finish

• Correct tool techniques

• Creating tool grinds to suit your needs

• Design and Form

• Finishing techniques for utility and art pieces

• Proper chucking techniques – getting the ultimate grip

• Chainsaw demonstration

• Wood processing, filleting the log

• Vacuum chucks – getting set up and use

• Air and kiln drying techniques

Registration Information

Your fee includes all tuition, class materials and meals.


Day 1

Arrive 9.15am

Class 9.30am-5pm

Day 2 and Day 3

9 – 11 workshop

11-11.15 short break

11.15-1pm workshop

1– 2 lunch break (home cooked lunch)

2–5 workshop


Getting to us: please see this link for information on where we are, some local accommodation providers and things to do in the area.

Terms and conditions for class bookings are on the bottom of the home page