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Seniors: Wood Turning [SOLD OUT]

June 5 - 6, 2024
9 am – 4 pm

Wood Turning for Senior Citizens (aged 55+)

June 5 – 6, 2024, 9 am – 4 pm

Learn to sculpt wooden bowls, plates, and/or boxes. All materials, lathes and safety equipment is provided. Beginners typically finish 2 pieces in the two-day class. No prior turning or woodworking experience is required. Experience a craft that many find relaxing and therapeutic.

Enrollment – Min: 3 Max: 6

Subsidized cost to student because of funding from the Windgate Foundation: $125

Instructor: Ken Lindgren

Ken Lindgren makes functional and abstract objects from trees that have fallen due to death, disease, storm or construction. A member of the American Association of Woodturners, he has taught woodturning at Fuller Craft Museum, the New England Woodturning Symposium, and elsewhere. He sells his turned bowls and other works of wood art throughout New England. He has won sculpture awards at North River Arts Society Festival of the Arts and Bridgton Maine’s Art in the Park. His professional career was as a chemical engineer.

Class Scholarship Opportunity

We would like to extend our sincerest gratitude to the Windgate Foundation for their generous contribution towards making scholarships available to craft learners. Thanks to their support, we are able to offer financial aid to those who are passionate about learning and creating. If you are interested in applying for a scholarship, please fill out the scholarship application form, applications are processed on a rolling basis.

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Registration & Refund Info
Registration is not complete and spaces cannot be held until tuition is paid in full. 

Fuller Craft Museum reserves the right to cancel any workshop with 48 hours’ notice to enrolled participants.

Fuller Craft Museum may cancel workshops or classes due to low enrollment. The decision to cancel a course which does not meet its required minimum enrollment is made 3-5 days prior to the class start date. If a course is cancelled due to insufficient enrollment, you will be notified at least 48 hours in advance via email or phone and full tuition will be refunded.

A 75% tuition refund will be given on withdrawals made two or more weeks before start date of workshop. No reimbursement will be given for withdrawals after a course/workshop has begun.

A student missing a regularly scheduled course will not receive a refund. Courses not held due to inclement weather or instructor’s absence will be rescheduled by extending the course. If the course cannot be rescheduled, students will receive a full refund. 

Transfer of ticket payments to future classes is not permitted. If you would like a refund to pay for a future class, the above tuition refund policies apply.