Coloring Book Contest & Classes

Coloring Book Contest & Classes

✨Hey all! I'm excited to share my upcoming summer class schedule and a little contest that I've launched✨ Please join me for some fun classes this summer and fall at Memoria Technica. I'm offering beginner's and intermediate engine turning, as well as a specialty engine turning class with visiting tutor Phillip Peck! Check out the [...]

Where mechanics meet magic, birds, & music

Hello dear readers! I've had some great projects come in and out of the shop recently, so I thought I'd share with you one of my favorites. Below is a beautiful clown magician by Gustav Vichy recently completed here at Memoria Technica. Made to pay homage to magicians past and enchant viewers, the clown uses [...]

Books, talks, baubles, & more

Hello all! Happy Holidays to you! Some exciting news - the Horological Lecture Series is now official! Come visit us at the Stimson Green Mansion on February 13th of next year. The schedule has been posted here and tickets are now available. I'll be introducing the series by covering some of our lecture topics and [...]

Intermediate Engine Turning I

Hey all! I hope you'll enjoy some photos from our first session of Intermediate Engine Turning. We had another great group who brought some interesting concepts and ideas - such as using multiple centers and divergent patterns! Students used the elliptical chuck on both the straightline and rose engine, a pen chuck, the jig borer, and the [...]

Newsletter & Classes!

Let me start by saying, very best wishes for the New Year! To start the year off, I've put together a newsletter containing shop updates. It's basically a summary of happenings and the latest offerings at the workshop. It will cover upcoming classes, new making whimsies, featured conservation projects, riddles, and more. If you'd like to check [...]