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10 Turners Turning 2016

Our FREE woodturning event is back!

Returning to Nuneaton this March

This FREE two-day event promises to be action-packed with all things woodturning, bringing together the best talent from across the UK and Ireland.

The event will be an excellent opportunity to get up close and personal with some extremely talented woodturners, seeing first-hand how they produce their trademark pieces.

When: 11th & 12th March, 10am - 4pm

Where: Nuneaton Store

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10 Turners Turning - FREE non-ticketed event!

Ready Steady Turn!

The ultimate demonstration where ten top turners, featured below, will be displaying their skills in a fast, furious and fun competition turning against the clock.

Each turner will have just 20 minutes to create an item of their design. Vote for your favourite turner and be entered into our prize draw!

Ready Steady Turn

Introducing the turners...

Richard Findley

Richard Findley

A well-known and popular demonstrator, Richard also won the Ready Steady Turn competition at the 2014 event.
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Mark Sanger

Mark Sanger

Turning since 2000, Mark has been a full time turner for 12 years and in 2014 his first book was published.
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Steve Heeley

Steve Heeley

Having worked most of his working life with wood, woodturning is now very much Steve's full-time occupation.
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Andy Rounthwaite

Andy Rounthwaite

Andy says his most important skill is being able to teach, as teaching is his first love.
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Andrew Hall

Andrew Hall

Andrew specialises in making wood hats and Corinthian helmets, hence he is known as the ‘Hat Man’.
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Tracy Owen

Tracy Owen

Turning professionally for 18 years, Tracy's work is a mixture of production turning, gallery pieces and woodturning courses.
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Joe Laird

Joe Laird

Having turned professional just 12 years ago, Joe’s reputation for creativity and quality is recognised both in Ireland and overseas.
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Phil Irons

Phil Irons

Initially working as a tree surgeon and forester, Phil has been a professional turner since 1994.
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Jason Breach

Jason Breach

Internationally recognised and multi-talented, Jason is also a tutor at the Axminster Skill Centre.
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Colwin Way

Colwin Way

Colwin is a full-time tutor and demonstrator at the Axminster Skill Centre.
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Ready Steady Turn

Friday 11th March

Time Turner
10.30 - 10.50 Colwin Way
11.00 - 11.20 Jason Breach
11.30 - 11.50 Andrew Hall
12.00 - 12.20 Joe Laird
12.30 - 12.50 Andy Rounthwaite
13.00 - 13.20 Mark Sanger
13.30 - 13.50 Tracy Owen
14.00 - 14.20 Phil Irons
14.30 - 14.50 Steve Heeley
15.00 - 15.20 Richard Findley

Saturday 12th March

Time Turner
10.30 - 10.50 Richard Findley
11.00 - 11.20 Steve Heeley
11.30 - 11.50 Phil Irons
12.00 - 12.20 Tracy Owen
12.30 - 12.50 Mark Sanger
13.00 - 13.20 Andy Rounthwaite
13.30 - 13.50 Joe Laird
14.00 - 14.20 Andrew Hall
14.30 - 14.50 Jason Breach
15.00 - 15.20 Colwin Way

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Evolution Respirator

Not just turning...

On Friday 11th, Chestnut and Crown Hand Tools will be joining us to demonstrate their unique range of woodturning products and how to get the best results. JSP will also be at Ten Turners Turning for the first time, showcasing their vast range of personal safety equipment including the Evolution Respirator.

Also on offer will be demonstrations of other popular crafts including pen turning, pyrography, scroll sawing plus tool sharpening with Tormek.

Win a day's tuition

A rare and exciting opportunity not to be missed!

Vote for your favourite turner and you will be entered into a prize draw with the chance to win a day's tuition (tailored to your needs) in the Axminster Skill Centre with our own professional turners Jason Breach and Colwin Way. Draw results will be published on this page.