The course fee covers all the materials, use of tools and expert tuition. It also includes some lunches, light refreshments and some evening meals. The finished oboe will be yours to keep.
Cost | Jacob Denner – £1650, including prepared European Boxwood. | D’amore – £1780.
Course duration | 6 consecutive days
Times | 10.00am – 5.30pm
There will be a break on the Wednesday morning and you will finish before 3.30pm on the Thursday.
Depending on progress made during each day, some times may run later into the evening.
Abilities | Suitable for adults and students over 16 years old; musicians, artisans and craftspeople.
Some wood turning experience is desirable but not essential, however, ideally you would try to gain experience in advance of the course. If you have had prior woodturning experience you are more likely to complete your instrument satisfactorily within the week long course. We can arrange a continuation course if you do not complete within the allocated time.
Questions | if you have any questions or comments please email [email protected]
What to bring | You will need to wear workshop appropriate clothing; no tassels, closed toe shoes etc. Aprons and overalls are available. Remember glasses if you need them, the work involves looking at small details. If you wish to bring any of your own tools please make sure they are marked or labelled.