Writer Profile for Brian Horais

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Brian Horais

Knoxville, TN

Brian Horais, a woodturner since 2010, lives in Knoxville, Tennessee.  His focus is on turning non-round multi-axis works of art.  He is the Past President of the East Tennessee Woodworkers Guild (juried member), a member of the Smoky Mountain Woodturners and the American Association of Woodturners (AAW).  Several of his twisted segmented works were jury-selected for the East Tennessee Master Woodworkers Show in November 2013, 2015 and 2017 and for the “Arts in the Airport Exhibition” at the Knoxville McGhee Tyson airport in 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019.  He has published articles in American Woodturner in December 2017 on “Twisted Segmented Turning” and in June 2019 on “Continuous Patterns in Staved Design”.  He taught a class at the Tennessee Tech Appalachian Center for Craft entitled “Turning Spirals on a Lathe” in May 2018 and is scheduled to teach a repeat class there in May 2020.  Brian will be a demonstrator at the July 2019 AAW National Woodturning Symposium in Raleigh, NC and will be teaching a class on “Twisted Segmented Turning” at Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts in October 2019


Contact Info:

Email: brian@horais.com
Web Site: https://horais.com