Rod Page trained as a metallurgist, worked in heat treatment, became a metalwork teacher then a design and technology teacher before getting hooked on wood- turning in 1997. He decided to try woodturning as a profession in 2002. Although his initial interest was in turning hollow forms Rod now creates a variety of things from small commercial items to more elaborate gallery pieces.
Rod has developed processes and equipment for creating lattice work forms which have become something of a signature style.
His work has received a number of awards in national competitions.