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Recently, I was approached to conduct a workshop on using the Torque WorkCentre…at the Bribie Island Art Festival 2012 … in July …It is a 10 day affair with around 40 different workshops being held on all things arty.

I told them I could be available to teach two classes… one during the week and one on the weekend… so that more people could attend… I have limited the classes to 10 to 12 attendees..

To check out the festival and the workshops available… click here..

On the left hand sidebar you will see Workshops… move your cursor over it and a list of tutors will appear… you can click on Larry Maykin to find out more.
[or just click the link]

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ For lovers of all things timber...

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#1 posted 899 days ago

good news mate, so glad you get the opportunity to teach and be a part of this great wood working show, have a great time, i sure wish i lived on that side of the pond for a few weeks, cus then i would be there… just know im there in spirit, good luck i know you will do well….

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#2 posted 899 days ago


Congrats on the offer!

I have always wondered how “Bribie” is pronouced…..... Is it “Bri” like in bribe and “bie” as in barbie???

If I didn’t know how to spell it, would it be fair to write “Bribey” ????

Good luck on the classes – I’m sure they will be filled quickly with the Torque as the centerpiece!


-- Robert Rhoades WoodWorks / Email: /

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#3 posted 899 days ago

I hope you take some photos of the courses, or videos.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#4 posted 899 days ago

Good one Larry. Lets hope it dries up by then.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#5 posted 899 days ago

Great Larry.

Enjoy the festival and keep us posted.

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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#6 posted 899 days ago

congrats Larry . yer gittin pretty darn famous

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#7 posted 899 days ago

Sounds good, Larry.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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#8 posted 899 days ago

I assume the tuition will be reasonable. Will it include travel expenses from Alaska to Australia??

Best regards mate….........


-- Jim, Anchorage Alaska

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#9 posted 899 days ago

Way to go Larry, hope everything works out successfully for you.

-- Bob C, Australia. I love sharing as long as it is not my tools

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