Learn how to turn hard wood or soft wood, by slicing and not scratching, in the air and between spikes. (1 turn per trainee, fully equipped in chuck, accessories and tools). Course: - Presentation of the tour and tools. Security rules. - Positions of the body and holding of the tools. - Choice and preparation of wood. - Cylinders between square pieces and branches. - Profiling with small gouge and bédane. - Accurate calibration and cutting on the lathe. - "Copying" freehand. (Balusters, table legs). - Different drilling modes on the lathe. - Sanding and finishing. - Tool sharpening. - Working in the air on pig's tail and mandrel. - Rounding and dressing of a sketch in cross wood. - Boring, profiling and digging in cross wood. Possibility of shorter courses and / or the weekend.