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Next Meeting - July 28th

 Professional Demo

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 steve@thewoodworkingstore.com , and save shipping charges!



Celtic Knots

 

Resource Material
from our June 2014
meeting with
Sharon Doughtie

Check out our June
newsletter too.
Burning Demo

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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.


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Recent Mtg: Nov. 25, 2013

4th Annual Turners Exchange

Color Wheel     Event Title: “A Splash of Color”      Color Wheel

• 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”).

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Past Mtg: April 22, 2013

Steve at the Lathe

Steve Antonucci gives presentation on Bowl Turning

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Ron Brown's Pearls   Cracked Vase

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 wood
link that Gil mentioned
at the January meeting.

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