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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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Finger Lakes Woodturners May 2017 Meeting

Finger Lakes Woodturners May 2017 Meeting

Finger Lakes Woodturners will hold our regular May club meeting on Thursday May 18th. FLWT member Cliff Weatherell is our featured demonstrator, and Cliff will show us how he turns a cube of wood into a three pointed or wing bowl. The meeting will begin at 6:00pm with a show and share of members work, followed by a short business meeting which will commence at 6:30pm. In addition to how he turns the piece, Cliff will talk about and describe…

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Finger Lakes Woodturners and RWS Host John Beaver

Finger Lakes Woodturners and RWS Host John Beaver

Our next national turner will be John Beaver who is coming to FLWT for our next meeting on Thursday March 16. In addition to the Thursday night meeting and demo where John will show the process for making his wave bangles and wave bowls, there will be an all day demonstration on Saturday March 18 and a hands on workshop on Sunday March 19 for up to 10 participants. John Beaver’s visit to Rochester is a joint visit with Finger…

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Finger Lakes Woodturners Host Mark Sillay

Finger Lakes Woodturners Host Mark Sillay

Finger Lakes Woodturners will hold our regular November club meeting on Friday, November 18th, instead of the usual 3rd Thursday meeting date. For November we are hosting our first national turner of the season, Mark Sillay.The meeting will begin at 6:00pm with a show and share of members work. A quick business meeting, which includes the elections for Vice President and Treasurer roles, will commence at 6:30pm. Following the business meeting we will have Mark’s demo. Friday evening Mark will…

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