In the second half of the class we will learn about the wood lathe. The lathe has been around for over 3000 years, first invented by the ancient Egyptians. The device would be operated by 2 people with one person turning the wood with a rope. These days the rotation is powered by a motor.
I was feeling nervous about this skill builder so I watched some instructional videos on YouTube. This one was my favorite:
She's my hero.