January 24–26, 2022 ∙ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
$100 ∙ Call 865-436-5860 To Register
In this three-night class, students use lathes to turn a pedestal side table out of cherry wood. Learn proper lathe and woodworking safety while creating a finished table — a perfect addition to your home!
Instructor ∙ Heather Ashworth
Heather Ashworth is the studio technician of the Windgate Center for Wood at Arrowmont. She received her BFA in furniture design and utilitarian ceramics at Murray State University in Murray, Kentucky. Ashworth has been in the woodworking world since high school, where she was originally interested in architecture and construction. By her senior year, she attended a trade school in St. Louis, Missouri where she developed more furniture-based skills. Following graduation, Heather was awarded a residency at Arrowmont before joining the staff. She maintains a small studio practice focusing primarily on Shaker boxes and commissions. Heather enjoys teaching community classes for youth and adults.