Demonstrations

Demonstrations, Workshops & Classes.

We are pleased to release our 2019 TTAS Sydney Program complete with a list of Exhibitors, Demonstrations and Classes.

Download a PDF copy: TTAS_Sydney_Event_Program or pick one up via the Ticket Booth on entry to the show.

Sydney Wood Show Program

Workshops & Classes.

We are pleased to announce the following Workshops and Classes that are now available to book for our Sydney show.

SPOON CARVING WORKSHOPS | BOOK NOW

Learn from one of the best! Join Jeff Donne from Spoonsmith at one of 3 Spoon Carving Classes and Demonstrations at Sydney – Timber Tools & Artisan Show.

Jeff Donne is one of Australia’s best known spoon carvers and puppet makers. His roving woodcraft school has travelled across much of Australia, bringing traditional woodcraft skills to cities and regional areas sprinkled throughout the land. With more than 20 years experience as a green woodworker, carver and puppet maker, Jeff teaches in a relaxed manner, helping students to enjoy and explore the many craftable things hidden in trees.

SHOW WORKSHOPS:
Please note that places are limited for these hands-on workshops and bookings are essential via the links:

FRIDAY 7 JUNE:
– 2 Hour Spoon Carving Taster
– 1.00pm – 3.00pm
– $65 per person (Max 10 spots available)
– BOOK VIA:
https://events.eventzilla.net/e/carve-a-spoon–two-hour-tas…

SATURDAY 8 JUNE:
– Full Day ‘Carve a Spoon from a Tree’ workshop
– 10.30am – 4.00pm
– $155 per person (Max 10 spots available)
– BOOK VIA: https://events.eventzilla.net/e/carve-a-spoon-from-a-tree-a…

SUNDAY 9 JUNE:
– 2 Hour Spoon Carving Taster
– 11.00am – 1.00pm
– $65 per person (Max 10 spots available)
– BOOK VIA: https://events.eventzilla.net/e/carve-a-spoon–two-hour-tas…

Jeff will also be holding demonstrations during the show when the Workshops are not on, so be sure to come down, watch, learn and be inspired.

TONGUE DRUM MAKING WORKSHOP

Learn how to make a tongue drum With Robert Towler.  Timber Tongue Drums are small wooden boxes with tonewood tops of South American Purlpleheart & African Padauk timber cut into slender tongues that produce a gentle musical sound when played with soft rubber beaters.

SHOW WORKSHOPS:
Please note that places are limited to 6 people per workshop.

3 WORKSHOPS AVAILABLE – 7TH, 8TH & 9TH JUNE
– 3 Hour Tongue Drum Workshop (1 per day)
– 11.00am – 2.00pm
– $120 per person (Max 6 spots available)
– Includes Tongue Drum Kit, Sandpaper, Finishing & Tuition
– BOOK VIA: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/make-your-own-tongue-drum-workshop-at-the-timber-tools-and-artisian-show-tickets-62077386133

Get a taste of what is coming to Sydney!
Check out this video by Oz Production of our 2019 Brisbane show held in March at the RNA Showgrounds.

Below is a summary of the demonstrations at our Sydney Show.

• Maori Carving
• Blacksmithing by Hand & Power Hammering
• Knifemaking/Grinding
• Steel Forging
• Woodturning (YoYos, Vases, Baubles, Burl Bowls and more)
• Pen Turning
• Wood Finishing Techniques
• Whittling Style Woodcarving
• Woodcarving ‘in-the’round’
• Spoon Carving
• Traditional hand sharpening of Planes & Chisels
• Traditional Dovetail cutting techniques
• Traditional hand planing techniques with “Stanley” type planes.
• Using Hand Planes to cut shapes
• Shaping wood with Drawkives & Spokeshaves
• Sawstop – Table Saw Safety
• Pocket Hole Joinery using Kreg
• Sorby Tools Woodturning, Sharpening & Embellish.
• Burl to Bowl Powercarving
• Pyrography
• Scraper Tool Sharpening
• Chisel Sharpening – Scary Sharp!
• Timber Dressing using the a Thicknesser
• Shoot Board/ Jig Making
• Marquetry
• Hinge Setting
• Bandsaw Boxmaking
• Boxmaking with Gifkins Jig
• Hand Dovetail
• Lucas Portable Sawmills
• Veritas Handtools
• Chopstick Making for Adults & Kids
• Live Mural Painting
• Gelli Painting
• Pottery Making
• Precious Metal Clay
• Silk Painting
• Felting Flowers
• Leather Craft
• Resin Pouring
• Tongue Drum Making
• Windsor Chair Making

More to be announced soon.

Get a taste of what is coming to Sydney!
Check out this video by Oz Production of our 2019 Brisbane show held in March at the RNA Showgrounds.

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