FULL***5-day Masterclass with Glenn 2018 – Sept Tues 4th, Wed 5th, Thurs 6th, Fri 7th and Sat 8th


Please note a deposit of €250 secures your place. The full price of the class is €650. The balance of €400 is due 6 weeks before the Masterclass and you will be sent a reminder.



This class is FULL.

 5 – day Masterclass with Glenn Lucas

September 2018. Tues 4th, Wed 5th, Thurs 6th, Fri 7th and Sat 8th.

For intermediate-advanced skill level.
 All safety wear, tools, materials supplied along with home-cooked lunch.

If you would like us to give you a package 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.

Turners from France, Denmark, USA and Ireland in 2017

Turners from France, Denmark, USA and Ireland in 2017

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 five 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

  • Salad bowl
  • Platter
  • Natural edge bowl
  • Square edge platter
  • Dublin Viking Bowl

Skills taught during the Masterclass

• Sharpening

• Tool Selection

• 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

• Wood Harvesting and Selection

• Air and Kiln drying techniques

Registration Information

Your fee includes all tuition, class materials and meals. If you require accommodation please check our ‘Visiting Us’ page for local accommodation providers.


Starts at 9.00am ends at 5pm

11-11.15 short break

11.15-1pm workshop

1– 2 lunch break (home cooked lunch)

2–3.45 workshop

3.45-4 short break

4–5 workshop

Day 2 -Day 5: 9am-5.30pm

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

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