ON HOLD 5-day masterclass with Glenn, Mon 5th-Fri 9th Oct 2020


Please note a deposit of €400 secures your place. The full price of the class is €800. The balance of €400 is due 6 weeks before the Masterclass and you will be sent a reminder.

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When we receive further information about the lifting of restrictions we will give you an update on this class.

Contact us at [email protected] or call us +353 59 9727070 to discuss (posted 8th April 2020).

5 – day Masterclass with Glenn Lucas

For intermediate-advanced skill level.
 All safety wear, tools, materials supplied along with home-cooked lunch. Continuing professional development. Five-days of skill development in woodturning technique.

If you would like us to give you advice on a deal including collection from airport to your accommodation, hotel/B&B/self-catering for your trip, and transport to and from the workshop daily, this can be arranged to suit your requirements. Cornelia can also provide activities and excursions for partners suitable to their interests.

Watch our short video on what to expect when you do a class with Glenn.

Glenn Lucas, Ireland, is a well-established production turner specialising in utility ware. He started turning in 1990 at the age of sixteen producing thousands of bowls and platters each year. Glenn has become a popular demonstrator and teacher in Ireland, England, Europe, New Zealand, Australia and the USA and has released six highly successful DVDs on the techniques of turning.
 Glenn has a reputation for efficiency and having an in depth knowledge of the tools of the trade. A masterclass with Glenn will help you master the techniques of turning.

Projects  taught during the Masterclass

  • Rough shaping and bowl coring
  • Salad Bowl
  • 12 inch traditional Irish plate
  • Natural edge bowl
  • Large platter
  • Dublin Viking Bowl

Skills taught during the Masterclass

• Sharpening

• Tool Selection

• Shear scraping  and shear cutting techniques

• Push cut – for the ultimate tool finish

• Creating Tool Grinds to suit your needs

• Design and Form

• Finishing Techniques for utility and art pieces

• Proper Chucking Techniques – getting the ultimate grip

• Wood Harvesting and Selection

• Air and Kiln drying techniques

Registration Information

Your fee includes all tuition, class materials and meals.

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


Starts at 9.15 am ends at 5pm

11-11.15 short break

11.15-1pm workshop

1– 2 lunch break (home cooked lunch)

2–5 workshop


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

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