Open Day!

10th September 2022

Exclusive Deals | FREE Expert Advice | Save on Timber!

Whether you are looking to get started, wanting to see expert demonstrations or just looking for a new tool, then attending one of our Yandles Open Days will give the best insight into what we have to offer. Our knowledgeable and friendly staff can answer all your questions and advise on different products to ensure you make the best choice of tool for your work!

Throughout the day you can:

  • Get demonstrations of tools and woodworking techniques from experts
  • Get exclusive savings in-store only available at the Open Day
  • Try before you buy with woodturning demonstrations
  • Pick up tips and advice from our helpful, expert staff members
  • Meet people from local woodturning clubs
  • Look around our Autumn Handmade Craft Market with 70+ stalls
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Live demonstrations in our historic sawmill

Throughout the day we will be hosting FREE LIVE demonstrations from expert woodturners. This is your chance to see some of the finest woodworking in the country up close and personal. Learn about the different techniques and styles that these artists use to create their unique pieces. So whether you're a longtime fan of woodturning or you're just curious to see what all the fuss is about, make sure to swing by our sawmill. 

  • 10:00 - 11:00 - Introduction to Woodturning with Dan Tarrant
  • 11:15 - 12:15 - Masterclass with Record Power: Setting up a planer thicknesser
  • 12:30 - 13:30 - Emma Cook 'The Tiny Turner' Woodturning LIVE
  • 13:45 - 14:45 - Why choose Carbide Turning Tools with Jamie Page
  • 15:00 - 16:00 - Hollowing with Robert Sorby

Special courses hosted in our training rooms

Throughout the day we have several courses running in our dedicated training room. We will be running several sessions of each course and spaces are limited!

Hybrid Resin & Timber Woodturning Course with Special Guest Emma Cook 'The Tiny Turner'

This 1.5-hour course is limited to only 5 people per session, so you'll get plenty of individualized attention. Emma will teach you how to create beautiful hybrid keyrings and pendants using a mixture of timber and resin. You'll walk away from this course with new skills and a beautiful piece that you made yourself. 

Session times:

  • 9:00 - 10:30
  • 10:45 - 12:15
  • 14:30 - 16:00

Price per person £45.00. Book now!

Free seated demonstration with Jim Overton

Jim Overton will be demonstrating his skills with Milliput inlay into bowl turning. Check back for more detailed information soon!

Big Brands Attending

In addition, there will also be a number of big brands in attendance:

  • Record Power,
  • Nova Tools,
  • Robert Sorby,
  • Vuba, Easy
  • Wood Tools,
  • Zona,
  • Razertip,
  • Rubio Monocoat,
  • Peter Child,
  • Kilngspor,
  • Craft Supplies,
  • and Milliput.

These brands will all be on hand to showcase their latest products and offer advice and tips to attendees.

We look forward to seeing you there!


Open Day!