|Our woodturning group is committed to the advancement of woodturning.|
for our next meeting April 28th, 12:30 PM at the
Gardiner Community Center. Jamie Staw is the
presenter and his presentation will be "Beyond Bottle
Jamie Straw is a
from Bainbridge Island, WA. She's been turning
for close to 4 years now,
teaches at Bainbridge Island Artisan Resource
Network and is V.P. of Training
and Education for the Olympic Peninsula Chapter
of AAW. She discovered the
vortex of woodturning when she bought a lathe to
complete a full woodworking
shop at home. Enter the lathe -- exit all the
other activities! It was just too
"Beyond Bottle Stoppers"
If you think that Ruth Niles' stopper mandrels are simply for turning bottle stoppers, Jamie Straw has some great news for you. There are several fun items that can be made using these high quality mandrels, and Jamie has some tips and tricks to share to help you along. In her presentation on April 24th, she'll show several items made using the mandrel, demonstrate important gouge techniques, processes to simplify turning these projects, and the different tools she uses. She will also bring a few of Ruth's newest creations and hardware.
| We will be having a
show and tell along with a raffle at this
meeting, A wood
auction is planned for this meeting. We
will be having a silent auction at this
meeting for a Jet Mini Lathe. The JML
1014 has five fixed speeds. This is a
fundraiser for our club. The starting
bid on this item will be $150.00. Our
club accepts cash and checks only.
Our club is always looking for donated items to be used in the monthly "raffle" & "wood" for the wood auction. All of these proceeds go directly to the club to help keep our yearly membership fees at a reasonable rate & to promote club activities & woodturning .
|The Gardiner Community Center is located at 980 Old Gardiner Road Sequim. The GCC is located 10 miles east of downtown Sequim on RT 101. The easiest way to get there is take a left off of RT 101 as if you were going to Diamond Pt. Rd, stay in the center lane and take a left onto Old Gardiner Rd. Go down Old Gardiner Rd & the GCC is on the right. Park in the upper lot and use the front entrance. Please park in the designated parking spaces only, if all the spaces are full, please use the church parking lot next door for overflow parking.|
|March Meeting With Brad Stave