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Steam-bending Exploration
Steam-bending Exploration

Steam-bending Exploration

Skill level: all Instructor: Yuri Kobayashi Weekend workshop Oct 19–20, 2024

Dates & Location

Oct 19, 2024, 9:00 AM – Oct 20, 2024, 4:00 PM

Wendell Castle Workshop, 18 Maple St, Scottsville, NY 14546, USA

Class description

In this two-day intensive and interactive steam-bending workshop, Yuri will discuss and demonstrate the fundamental process of steam-bending wood, from wood selection and preparation, to the actual bending and drying process. You will witness live demonstrations and practice bending over prepared forms. Yuri will also introduce her own playful approach to bending, which includes a fascinating method she learned from skilled wooden boat builders. Discover how to achieve stunning results without the need for a traditional steam box.

What You'll Learn

  • Essential and Practical steam-bending knowledge
  • Approaches to integrating organic curves into your woodworking creations
  • Tips and tricks for success in steam-bending

Recommended items students should bring:

Course fee: $375

Material fee: $30

Yuri Kobayashi bio

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