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Free Woodturning Demonstrations at the ToolPost Open Day

ToolPost, the specialists in top quality equipment and tools for woodturners, carvers and woodworkers, is once again throwing open its doors to the public at the annual ToolPost Open House on Friday June 26th and Saturday June 27th 2009. The free event will be held at the ToolPost shop in Didcot in South Oxfordshire and will feature woodturning demonstrations from some of the finest woodturners in the country., the company's comprehensive online resource, has full access details of how to get to this fascinating event, as well as a wealth of information, guides and products to purchase for the art and craft of woodturning, carving and woodworking.

Following the success of previous years' Open Days, this year's event boasts even more free attractions. Admission is free of charge (opening times on both days are 10h00 to 17h00), as is parking and refreshments, and visitors can enjoy a variety of free demonstrations of woodturning by respected craftsmen Stuart Mortimer, Les Thorne and Nick Agar, among others. In addition to showcasing the fine craft of woodturning, there will also be the opportunity to enjoy the beautiful art of pyrography and other carving and product presentations.

Peter Hemsley, the proprietor of ToolPost and aficionado of woodturning, carving and fine woodworking, will be on hand with other members of the ToolPost team to offer helpful advice, present the full range of ToolPost products, and discuss the world of woodturning, woodworking and carving with fellow professionals and enthusiasts. Visitors will also be able to ask questions of a team of visiting experts from Henry Taylor/Hamlet Tools; Chestnut Products; Tormek; Kreg (pocket hole jointing systems); Leigh (dovetail jigs); General Finishes; Scheppach (NMA) and veneering specialist Les Marles.Before heading home, Open Day attendees can further their inspiration by browsing around the widest range of wood turning tools in the world in the ToolPost shop, including the new addition of the OneWay range of equipment, all the way from Canada.

Find out more details of this unmissable event which comes around but once a year at The website is one of the leading online resources in the UK for wood turning tools, wood turning lathes, chucks and accessories, as well as wood carving tools and equipment for a variety of specialist wood-based arts and crafts.

Editor's Note: The ToolPost is represented by the digital marketing specialists and SEO provider Jumping Spider Media. Please direct all press queries to Louise Byrne. Email: or call: +44 (0)20 3070 1959 / +34 952 783 637.

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The ToolPost Showroom in Didcot, South Oxfordshire, venue for the annual Open House event on 26th/27th June 2009.

1997-2010 P. Hemsley.  The information on this website is the copyright property of Peter Hemsley.  Coeur du Bois and The ToolPost are trading styles of Peter Hemsley.  Whilst reasonable efforts are made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, no liability can be accepted for errors in this information nor for contingencies arising therefrom.  If you are inexperienced in any aspect of woodworking, we would strongly counsel that you take a course of formal instruction before commencing to practice