Learn how to craft a custom wooden flute with instructor Charlie Prokop, president of the Minnesota Woodturners Association. Students will learn how a flute works, is constructed, and some history of flutes around the world. They will receive materials and instruction on how to make a flute.
Your instructor will provide the following materials:
- 2 prepared wooden flute blanks
- wooden dowels
- wooden plug
- assorted other items needed
Students should bring the following materials:
- Cordless drill
- 3 drill bits: 1/8”, 3/16”, and 1/4”
- Safety googles
It’s also recommended that students download this app: Pano Tuner on Google Play
Students ages 18 and older are welcome to attend this class.
This is an intermediate-level class. Students should have a basic understanding of a hand drill, files, measuring and shaping wood.
Marine Mills Folk School
550 Pine St., Marine on St. Croix, MN 55047
Materials Fee: $60
Total Cost: $100
NOTE: Be aware we may cancel class if a minimum number of registrations is not reached. We work to balance a teacher’s need to plan for a class with students’ busy schedules — not an easy task. Please register as early as possible!