Trainers 2015

2015 trainers at Escoulen woodturning school

  • Yann Marot, will give the course we organize each year in English, and he will give several other courses (all subjects and thematic). Yann Marot and Jean-François Escoulen will shared the teaching during the 5 months training (September to February).
  • Jean-François Escoulen, will give improvement classes (all subjects, eccentric woodturning, thin woodturning…). Jean-François Escoulen and Yann Marot  will shared the teaching during the 5 months training (September to February)
  • Eli Avisera, comes from Israel for the third time. He will give a course and will be demontrator during Les Petites Journées d’Aiguines, woodturning symposium.
  • Thierry Bertheas, turner and sculptor at Digne-les-Bains, in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence. It is in a good mood that he gives the basics of woodturning in the Escoulen school (courses of 35 h or initiation day). He will be demonstrator during Les Petites Journées d’Aiguines, woodturning symposium.
  • Jean Boucher, chip carver at Lyon, practices the art of Queyras Valley. He offers to animate four-day courses.

  • Jean-Claude Charpignon, specialist of ornamental turning, will introduce you to the manufacture of Chinese balls.
  • Dominique Cherpe, artisan ornemaniste sculptor, invites you to discover his know-how, whether you are a novice or if you already practiced bas-relief sculpture.
  • Nathalie Groeneweg, creates beautifull wooden jewels, and she is also a woodturner,  and a guitar maker. She gives the making wooden jewels courses.

  • Alain Mailland, turner specialized in green wood, turns fine  marine vegetal shapes that do not leave insensitive. He will give a class in April.