Wood turning course

Wood turning course


Basic Turning course in Turin. The course is hosted by Izlab MakerSpace within the Ex-Incet complex.
Lessons are held by Silvia Picari, architect, maker and founder of the brand taking her name, through which she creates and sell wooden sex toys.
Durante le lezioni verranno apprese le tecniche di intaglio e modellazione del legno.
  • Giovedì
  • Lunedì
  • Sabato
  • Module 1
  • Modulo 2




Gli incontri sono in parte teorici e in parte pratici.
Durante l’esercizio di tornitura, ogni partecipante affronterà singolarmente, su un tornio dedicato, la realizzazione del suo pezzo.






The theoretical and practical topics are listed below.

Theory: definitions and components of the lathe,
presentation of turning tools (how they are used and why they work and their sharpening), the materials to be turned,
lathe safety (DPI, correct practices and how to approach the lathe)

Project and "Revision" of the project of the object to be turned

Practice: displacement, modeling, excavation, sanding, finishing






Lessons are taught by Silvia, architect, maker and founder of Silvia Picari Design, a brand that makes and sells wooden sex toys.


All tools and material to be turned are included in the course.






For any information and question please, fell free to contact us.

By emailinfo@izmade.com or telephone Giuseppe: 348 8203786 | Alessandro: 328 4838858​




Additional information


Giovedì, Lunedì, Sabato


Modulo 1, Modulo 2