The courses that we offer are hosted at our workshop, which is in Hampshire. They are designed to help you get to grips with wood-turning, and teaching you skills that’ll last a lifetime. For unique wooden pens, constructed by your own hands, choose a skills course with Acorns Crafts today.



Lessons are available on weekday evenings  Tuesday - Friday from 7pm until 9:30pm, and on Saturdays from 10am until 4pm. Other times are by arrangement only. Please note that for weekday evening sessions, groups are all limited to two people.


A course costs £85, and this includes:

  • All Tuition
  • All Materials
  • A Pen to Take Away at the End

Course Content

The course goes through a number of stages, including:

  • History & Pen Turning Books 
  • Equipment 
  • Material Selection & Preparation 
  • Hardware Suppliers 
  • Turning & Making the Pen 
  • Finishing

Once you’ve completed the course you’ll have an excellent writing instrument, as well as the knowledge and ability to create further products in the future.

Whether you’re coming for an experience day, have done wood-turning before, or are an expert in the area, everyone is given the same information. There are lots of materials to choose from, including unique woods that may be requested in advance. There’s an option for everyone here.

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To find out more about our courses making unique wooden pens, call us today.

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