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Finger Lakes Woodturners March 2018 Meeting

Finger Lakes Woodturners March 2018 Meeting

The next meeting for 2018 is on Thursday March 15, and it will begin at 6:00pm with a show and share of members work, followed by a short business meeting that will commence at 6:30pm. Our demonstrator for March is Jeffery Cheramie who will demonstrate making a Beads of Courage lidded bowl or box. You can learn more information about the Beads of Courage program for children battling cancer and other serious illnesses. Here is a download link with some…

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Finger Lakes Woodturners February 2018 Meeting

Finger Lakes Woodturners February 2018 Meeting

The second meeting for 2018 is on Thursday February 15, and it will begin at 6:00pm with a show and share of members work, followed by a short business meeting that will commence at 6:30pm. We have a guest demonstrator, David Barnet, from the Rochester Folk Art Guild. David will be demonstrating natural edge turning on fruitwood branches and larger green native species. David’s demonstration will include showing a couple of different holding methods. He will also discuss drying techniques,…

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Finger Lakes Woodturners January 2018 Meeting

Finger Lakes Woodturners January 2018 Meeting

The first meeting for the new year is on Thursday January 18, and it will begin at 6:00pm with a show and share of members work, followed by a short business meeting that will commence at 6:30pm. We have had to make some adjustments to the planned demonstrations, and our featured demonstrator for the January meeting of Finger Lakes Woodturners is David Gilbert, and his topic is Turn a Yarn Bowl from Green Wood Start to Finish. Yarn bowls are…

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Finger Lakes Woodturners December 2017 Meeting

Finger Lakes Woodturners December 2017 Meeting

The next meeting is on Thursday December 21, and it will begin at 6:00pm with a show and share of members work, followed by a short business meeting that will commence at 6:30pm. This meeting will also be our informal holiday celebration and members are encouraged to bring a light snack or appetizer to share, and the club will supply cider, cups, plates, napkins, etc. Our featured demonstrator for the December 2017 meeting of Finger Lakes Woodturners is Scott Grove,…

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Finger Lakes Woodturners November 2017 Meeting

Finger Lakes Woodturners November 2017 Meeting

Finger Lakes Woodturners will host our first National Turner of the 2017-2018 season, Tom Wirsing from Colorado, on  Thursday November 16th. Tom Wirsing is a former President of AAW and he will be discussing and demonstrating his technique for making platters, as well as some information about tool steels used in modern turning tools and the associated sharpening techniques. This visit is a joint visit with Rochester Woodworkers Society and Finger Lakes Woodturners The meeting will begin at 6:00pm with a show and…

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