Inspiration

Turning with well-known artists, and discovering their method and creations.

Pod boxes, Romuald Clémenceau

Pod boxes course

with Romuald Clémenceau

Turn pieces with natural shapes, making them realistic thanks to new textures.
From the turning, a little texture, sculpture and bending, and you are projected into
a wonderful universe.
Seeds that will grow your creativity.

Dates

from  May 12th to 15th 2020.

Price

630 €
Feel free to contact us for specific needs.

Plus

35 hours  tuition
Course starts on Tuesday morning, ends Friday evening.
Accomodation available on site: see our page accomodation.

To register or request more information, use our contact form.
Download the 2020 program.

Nepenthe, by Alain Mailland

Nepenthe, by Alain Mailland

Oceanic or veggie inspired sculptures

with Alain MAILLAND, woodturner, woodcarver

How to turn and carve natural shapes in sculpture using Alain Mailland’s personal “flower tools” and off-centering techniques on the lathe.
How to carve these turned forms using power tools and hand tools.
Also using the steam bending techniques.
Focus on finish : sanding techniques, design, surface treatments and textures.

Dates

from May 5th to 8th 2020.

Price

630 €
Feel free to contact us for specific needs.

Plus

35 hours  tuition
Course starts on Tuesday morning, ends Friday evening.
Accomodation available on site: see our page accomodation.

To register or request more information, use our contact form.
Download the 2020 program.

Ronde, Yann Marot

Creativity around the curve,
a week to experiment

with Yann Marot

Simple curves, tight lines, clean shapes, nothing like that to create emotion. Yann
will present his approach and his creative journey, then you will carry out your own
experiment around a series of bowls. Essays, errors, criticisms and satisfaction of
the successful piece.

Dates

From August 18th to 21st 2020

Price

630 €
Feel free to contact us for specific needs.

Plus

35 hours  tuition
Course starts on Tuesday morning, ends Friday evening.
Accomodation available on site: see our page accomodation.

To register or request more information, use our contact form.
Download the 2020 program.

Odoros sensos, Joss Naigeon

S.K.O – Small Kotidian Objects

with Joss Naigeon

Often useful, sometimes futile, they are small objects drawn for the hand, with
humor and poetry. Pretext to tackle a multitude of woodturning techniques and
share many workshop tricks.
Perfecting the basic tools and gestures, this course will allow you to embark at
low cost on more accomplished achievements in your respective workshops.

Dates

From September 17th to 20th 2019.

From September 22nd to 25th 2020.

Price

630 €
Feel free to contact us for specific needs.

Plus

35 hours  tuition
Course starts on Tuesday morning, ends Friday evening.
Accomodation available on site: see our page accomodation.

To register or request more information, use our contact form.
Download the 2020 program.

cRAKoU

with Natacha Heitz.

Realize cRaKoUs, meeting between Arolla pine and fire.
We will see peculiarities of arolla pine, learn the various techniques to create
matching shapes, hollowing with small entry and the cRAKoUtage : fire, colour
and varnish.

Dates

From April 21st to 24th 2020.

Price

630 €
Feel free to contact us for specific needs.

Plus

35 hours  tuition
Course starts on Tuesday morning, ends Friday evening.
Accomodation available on site: see our page accomodation.

To register or request more information, use our contact form
Download the 2020 program.

Signature

with Grant Vaughan.

Making pieces from Grant’s work incorporating fluid lines and traditional
sculpture. You will go from drawing, from design to realization, in small scale
and then full size.

Dates

– from May 16th to 19th 2020,
– from May 25th to 28th 2020.

Price

630 €
Feel free to contact us for specific needs.

Plus

35 hours  tuition
Course from May 16th to 19th starts on Saturday morning, ends Tuesday evening.
Course from May 25th to 28th starts on Monday morning, ends Thursday evening.
Accomodation available on site: see our page accomodation.

To register or request more information, use our contact form
Download the 2020 program.