Mr Philip Greenwood

Greenwood Crafts
Craft Wortkshops
Hutton-Le-Hole
York

YO62 6UA
Phone: 01751 417089
E-mail: philip@woodturningintoart.co.uk
Website: http://www.woodturningintoart.co.uk


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My career in woodturning started in 1986 after leaving engineering. I spent many years attending craft fairs. A major change happened when I moved into a craft workshop with my wife who is a glass artist.

I was accepted onto the Register in 2006 this was a very proud moment for me.

I like to work with native timber, mostly from tree surgeons; this allows me to choose the way it’s converted to obtain the best figuring.

My work ranges from utility ware to works of art. I produce small to large items which I sell in my shop.

In 2010 I was commissioned to make the trophies for the UCI world mounting bike event at Dalby Forest North Yorkshire.

Since 2008 I have demonstrated at the Harrogate Woodworking Show.

Demonstrator at woodturning clubs

I have run courses in my workshop since 2006. I enjoy passing on my skills and knowledge to new students. These are run one to one unless you would like to bring a friend.

Vice Chairman of the RPT