Vinny Luciani, Visiting Artist
Vinny Luciani is a lifelong woodworker and current president of the local Pikes Peak Woodturning Club. He is retired from his own furniture restoration and finishing business here in Colorado Springs which he ran for 18 years. Vinny has acquired vast experience at every level of woodworking and woodturning. After closing his business, Vinny is now a full-time woodturner and guitarist/musician. His artistic woodturning works have been featured in Woodturning Magazine, and he enjoys regular demonstrations of his techniques at local woodturning clubs and national retreats. Vinny has an easy and approachable style that his students enjoy. His demeanor and attitude toward others reflect his philosophy of respect, dignity, and kindness to all individuals. A comfortable and affable environment is his goal when sharing his experience and techniques.