Beginner’s Engine Turning | Tutor: Brittany Nicole Cox ($450) + $15 materials fee | Limited to 4 Students |
March 31 & April 1 | April 7 & 8
April 10 & 11 | April 14 & 15
This class provides students with a basic understanding of engine turning and simple pattern development. Students leave with a set of 5 brass guilloché medallions with different patterns. Whether students are looking into watch dials, jewelry, or are just curious about guilloché work in general, this class offers a good foundation and prepares one for Intermediate classes.This class is taught on two resident Lienhard engines from the Bulova watchmaking factory.
Engine Turning II | Tutor: Brittany Nicole Cox ($650) + $15 materials fee | Limited to 4 Students | Pre-requisite Beginner’s Engine Turning | April 21 & 22 | April 28 & 29
This class is designed for those with a rudimentary knowledge of engine turning or guilloché work. Learn how to integrate divergent patterns, work with borders, lay out work that requires more than one center, and other advanced concepts. Whether you are interested in making watch dials, jewelry, pens, or decorative arts this class will further your understanding and skills. The projects will vary depending on the students interest. This class allows the use of an elliptical chuck and other attachments. Each student will leave with at least one completed project, such as a writing pen or ring. This class is taught on two resident Lienhard engines from the Bulova watchmaking factory.