Dave Regester

Dave Regester began turning full time in 1974 and is self taught. He sells in David Mellor and Divertimenti in London and Devon Guild of Craftsmen in Devon. David has written many articles for Woodturning magazine and five books. He taught at Parnham College and has demonstrated and taught in Britain and abroad.

Describe your approach to teaching:

I teach by showing examples of what I am teaching, demonstration, verbal description and by supporting personal practice. I encourage questions and to assist remembering I supply course notes.

What inspires you own work?

My work is mainly practical such as salad bowls and platters and I aspire to make them aesthetically pleasing but simple in design. I aim for continuity of design.

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