April Meeting: Multi-Station Technique Demonstrations

  • 05 Apr 2018
  • 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Multnomah Arts Center

Back by popular demand is the multi-station demonstration event that was so popular 2 years ago.  This month we'll have the following station demos:

  • Woodcut Coring System: see Bill Karow demo this popular system.  He'll show how works and if you tip him big he might let you give it a try!
  • Kitchen & household items: Tiffany Lee will demo turning a French rolling pin and have other internet items on display.  Bring you questions on how to set up your website sales. Check out her website at Tiff_Wood
  • Surface Embellishments: Bill Giffin will be showing the many ways of decorating turning shapes at which he excels!  Bill is known for this skill as he has brought in many impressive pieces for Show and Tell.
  • Sharpening with a Strip Sander:  long time turner David Williams will demonstrate his favorite method of sharpening; a nice complement to the March sharpening class. 
  • Vacuum Chuck System:  Roger Crooks will bring his system and be available to answer questions about its use and his experience.
  • Diversity in Wood Turning Design:  Member Jim Hall will show us his use of different materials and creations that he combines with his wood crafted items.  These include weavings, carvings, rose engine work that are combined to make artistic pieces.  
After the meeting announcements and Show and Tell table judging, we'll begin the demos.  You'll be able to wander to where your interest takes you for the next hour or so.  
Show & Tell - Bring your items for show and tell! 

Monthly Challenge = Did you turn a pepper or salt mill?  Bring them in!

Monthly Wood Raffle - $1/ticket, 6 tickets for $5

NWWT Store Open - Great deals on CA glue, sanding discs, AnchorSeal, and more.


Address:  NWWT, 10190 SW Washington St, Portland, Or 97225
Email:  mailto:NWWT.rogercrooks@comcast.net
NWWT is a 501 (c)3 Organization
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