Steam Bending and wood laminating are two processes that allow significant creativity in handling wood and wood products.
An understanding of the processes allow designers , wood workers and artists to not only gain a deeper more accurate insight into the real nature of wood, but also gives you the tools to make designs not possible with any other methods
What makes wood bend?
Making of a four foot steam tube.
Quick and easy steam tube.
Other methods of bending wood
The importance of Jigs and forms
Making of a steaming Jig
Steaming wood as a batch process.
Identifying potential problems in wood before steaming
Understaning Laminating Glues and resins
As part of the course each delegate will make and take home an attractive wall clock
( A light lunch on both days is included in the price)