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FLWT 2012-2013 Schedule

FLWT 2012-2013 Schedule

September Albert Filo – Mosaic Decorating October Gary Russell (and maybe Bruce Trojan) – Finials November Bob Rosand – National Speaker (Friday night meeting, Saturday demo & Sunday hands-on) see www.rrosand.com December Bob Ireland (Syracuse) – Turn a “Creature” January Mark Mazzo – Two Piece Hollow Vessel February Jim Echter – Skew Chisel March Bruce Trojan – Creativity and/or Carving April Keith Tompkins – National Speaker (Friday night meeting, Saturday demo & Sunday hands-on) see www.keithptompkins.com May Charlie and Barb…

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Multi-Axis Turning Presentation Posted

Multi-Axis Turning Presentation Posted

For those of you who attended the May meeting, you know that we had a great demonstration by Ralph Mosher and Jeffery Cheramie on Multi-Axis Turning Techniques. You’ll be happy to know that the slides that Ralph and Jeff used as part of their demonstration are now posted here on the web site. Please click here to view or download the presentation.

Andy DiPietro Demonstration Photo Gallery

Andy DiPietro Demonstration Photo Gallery

The Finger Lakes Woodturners Association hosted Andy DiPietro during April 2012. Andy lectured at our monthly meeting and also performed a day long demonstration of turning one of his signature hollow forms from a piece of wet Pin Oak. Andy also covered selection and cutting of green wood from the tree for best results as well as some of his embellishment and coloring techniques. We have a gallery of photos from the Saturday demonstration showing various views of his turning,…

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Finger Lakes Woodturners Association wins AAW Best Chapter Newsletter Contest

Finger Lakes Woodturners Association wins AAW Best Chapter Newsletter Contest

Great news!! The Finger Lakes Woodturners Association has been bestowed another great honor by peers in the the AAW. FLWT has won first place in the Annual Best Chapter Newsletter contest! This is a testament to the hard work of FLWT Newsletter Editor Ralph Mosher as well as everyone who has participated by submitting articles and other content. This just goes to show that when we look for a volunteer to write an article covering our monthly events your participation…

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Finger Lakes Woodturners Member Visits Byron-Bergen High School

Finger Lakes Woodturners Member Visits Byron-Bergen High School

FLWT member Jerry Sheridan recently visited Byron-Bergen High School to promote the art and craft of woodturning as well as his association with Finger Lakes Woodturners Association. The visit was documented in The Daily News serving Genesee, Wyoming and Orleans counties.  You can read the full article here. Thanks to Jerry for his dedication to woodturning, our club and the students of Byron-Bergen High School.