Turn wood log into candle | Workshop by sasha tishkov
Turn wood log into candle | Workshop by sasha tishkov

DATE


11 July 2024

TIME


10:00 – 16:00

LOCATION


Thinker Maker Space

 

DATE

 

11 July 2024

TIME

 

10:00 – 16:00

LOCATION

 

Thinker Maker Space
WORKSHOP FEE

€20

* The fee covers the attendance to the workshop, as well as the wood to be used for woodturning.

All income will be donated to the implementation of the CampScape Project at the First Reception Centre “Pournara”.

Note that in the case of a booking cancellation, CYENS – Thinker Maker Space has no obligation to refund the purchased ticket.

ABOUT THE WORKSHOP

Thinker Maker Space of CYENS presents “Turn wood log into candle”, a workshop by resident artist sasha tishkov.

The workshop will begin with an introduction to woodturning and the creative possibilities it offers as a form of craft. Participants will start by drawing a design for a candle stand, then learn how to place the wood on the lathe correctly and begin the turning process. The workshop will cover how to use different chisels to achieve various results. Later, participants, one by one, will have the chance to turn their candle stand designs independently.

 

 

Workshop audience:

  • Anyone interested in the craft of woodturning

 

Workshop outcomes:

  • Learn how to turn objects on the lathe

 

Workshop Breakdown:

  • Introduction to woodturning

  • Drawing session: Design your own candle stand

  • Lathe set-up, woodturning demonstration & experimentation with different chisels

  • Woodturning session: Turn your candle stand design

Sasha Tishkov
ABOUT sasha tishkov

sasha tishkov is an EU-based visual artist and a maker of Estonian origin. Their work explores both built and natural environments, delving into geopolitical, social and cultural uncertainties within collective and personal histories. Rooted in sensitive engagement with nature, sasha’s practice employs queer ecology as a means to challenge anthropocentric and heteronormative concepts. Seeking to escape the confines of a dystopian reality, they create installations, sculptures and furniture that transcend boundaries, evoke fantasy, and convey poetic elements.

WEBSITE   |   sashatishkoff.com

SOCIAL MEDIA   |  instagram/sashatishkov_