Welcome to the web site for the New Jersey Woodturners association. Please enjoy your visit and feel free to contact us or come and visit us at one of our monthly meetings.
Next Meeting - July 28th
Upcoming Meeting Steve Fulgoni, a professional woodturner and owner of
The Woodturning Store (www.thewoodturningstore.com) will be giving a
demo at the July 28 club meeting.
The topics that will be covered are bowl gouges and various grinds, how to use them and when and how to sharpen them in your woodturning for best results. Also a discussion of how the various chucks available on the market compare to the ones available at the Woodturning Store. There will also be an assortment of some tools for sale. (Handles, chucks, gouges, tool rests).
Important note: Steve will have some of his items but cannot bring the entire assortment. If you're in the market for any lathe tools, chucks, tool rest, or other turning supplies, check his site at www.thewoodturningstore.com and make a list of the items you are interested in, notify Steve by email email@example.com , and save shipping charges!
from our June 2014
Check out our June
Knots from the Far Side
Round Celtic Knots
Square Celtic Knots
Future Symposium Project
Above are the latest details about a new Symposium that Gil discussed at the May meeting.
Click on the above paragraph (image) to see the full PDF text file.
Ongoing Charity Projects
See photos from members and the latest
Recent Mtg: Nov. 25, 2013
4th Annual Turners Exchange
Event Title: “A Splash of Color”
• Here are the RULES from last november:
YOUR CHOICE of form (bowl, plate, box, vase, etc.) with maximum diameter or height of - 8”. At least ONE coloring embellishment. This can be a minimal area or cover the entire piece. Some enhancements include: painting (acrylic, oil, water color, spray, latex, etc.), dyeing (analine, metallic, leather, etc.), ink (India Ink, permanent markers, Prismacolor® pens, etc.), leafing (gold, metallic, etc.) or whatever else you can come up with!
This should be a lot of fun for everyone involved! Your “masterpiece” should be boxed and wrapped – anonymously! After all participants have opened their “gifts” the makers will then talk about their pieces ~ (think “Show and Tell”)...............
Past Mtg: April 22, 2013
Steve Antonucci gives presentation on Bowl Turning
The purpose of the NJW is to promote woodturning education of the membership and the general public and to generate a broader understanding of woodturning as an art form.
Technical and Learning
Ron Brown’s Pearls (Turners Reference Guide). Here's enough woodturning information to fill a book but it's been reduced to a single page.
Permission provided by Wayne Sutter of Woodline USA.
Here's the cracked
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