School of Woodturning

3 DAY Woodhat Wood Turning WORKSHOP

Join Johannes Michelsen and other students in his newly renovated Vermont Barn Studio for a 3-day turning experience!

Johannes Michelsen Walnut Burl Wood Cowboy Hat

Everyone goes home with a hat on their head and a smile on their face!

  • All Skill Levels Welcome!!!
  • Low Student to Teacher Ratio
  • Lots of Individual Attention
  • Hone Your Wood Turning Skills
  • Quickly Learn All New Techniques
  • Gain a Wealth of Information on Wood

Try the new HannesTool ergonomic gouges and the brand new “Vector” grind fixture for doing the “Michelsen Grind” and all the techniques necessary to produce your very own Woodhat and MiniHat.

Tuition: $750 Includes wood & lunch all 3 days

Proposed Class Dates 2015:

January 16-18, 23-25
February 13-15
March 13-15
April 3-5, 10-12, 24-26
May 8-10, 15-17, 29-31
June 5-7, 19-21, 26-28

Red Dates indicate booked.
Green Dates partly booked.

Call Today: h. 802-362-3481 or c. 802-353-0523

Close by hotels and Inns, For lodging info go to, on the left side click on lodging > accommodations, then click on Manchester.

We like to send everyone to the Weathervane Motel, only 9/10 of a mile away their number is 802-362-2444. Mention my name and you will receive a discount.

Photos From Johannes Michelsen School of Woodturning –

Everyone goes home with a hat on their head and a smile on their face!

Gary still using Glaser Tools

Gary still using Glaser Tools

Full Day Woodhat Woodturning Demo for Northeastern Oklahoma Woodturners Association

Full Day Woodhat Woodturning Demo

I thought I would drop you a line and tell you how much I enjoyed your woodhat turning workshop. As I told you, I learned so many "little" things that will improve my turning abilities tremendously. Thank you so much for that.

However, the real payoff... Click Here to read this full story and more testimonials.
Dale Allard from Ohio