Friday, 17 July 2015

Ring Box's

Yesterday my student John wanted to make a ring box for his daughters up and coming wedding in August. John was here several months ago for a days tuition but has not managed to set up his lathe yet so has had no further practice. I was pleasantly surprised how much John had remembered from his last lesson. John made two very nice ring box's to give his daughter a choice.
Well done John I am sure she will be pleased with either one.

1 comment:

  1. Hi George,

    Thank you once again for another great day of tuition, very informative and educational!

    I’m glad that you can be so patient, I need it and obviously the Dementia kicks in now and again when I repeat a simple error, but your advice is calmly repeated with no frustration on your part and I usually learn the lesson…

    The facilities are more than adequate for a single student, it must be handy for you to demonstrate on one lathe while I make feeble attempts on the other, but I feel that I am coming on and that;s all down to you.

    Not one, but two lidded boxes completed, not just a first for me but a first and second!!

    As usual, we were well looked after by Sue keeping us awash in tea/coffee not to mention a lovely piece of ham for lunch - I couldn’t wish for more!

    Thanks again, and just as we anticipated, my daughter does prefer the photo of the darker box - great minds think alike!

    Keep up the good work,

    All the best,

    John

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