FOREST DISCOVERY CENTRE1 Acacia Rd Dwellingup WA. Ph: 9538 1395
EXPLORE AND EXPERIENCECourses, Bushwalks, Art Gallery & Shop

"Burl Hollowing" with David "Willy" Nelson

 

Date: 18th May 2019

 

Times:

Morning Workshop 9am - 12pm

Afternoon Workshop 1pm - 4pm

 

Cost: $130 per person workshop

 

Tickets can only be purchased through Eventbrite please click on the link HERE

 

Places per workshop: 5

 

David "Willy" Nelson has been within Defence as a Sailor, Officer and now as a Torpedo Engineer for over 33 years. He has been turning and carving wood since about 1996. Willy has written numerous articles for both Australian and overseas magazines. He holds a Diploma of Adult Education and teaches the art of wood turning and burl carving at a number of venues. Willy supplies a number of galleries and shops throughout Australia and many of his products make their way overseas. When Willy is not in his workshop, he can usually be found playing Indoor Beach Volleyball, where his team are the Over 45 Australian Grand Master Champions.

 

Hollow out a WA Burl to make a fantastic, functional, eye catching art piece.

 

All Burl Hollowing Materials Supplied.

 

Please wear sturdy shoes, long pants and long sleeve shirt, heavy duty gloves, eye, ear and lung protection required.

 

Course Code: BH