Jay Heryet

2010 QEST Scholar - Woodturning & Lathe Artistry

Jay is an artist wood sculptor who uses green wood turning and other woodturning techniques. Besides creating her own artwork she also runs regular demonstrations and classes. She is on the Registry of Professional Turners.

The immediacy and spontaneity of shaping timber on a lathe is such a joy; I feel a relationship with the timber and this creates an inner peace.