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MARCH 9, 2016

Al  Mather  Turning small decorative “Christmas” trees “I will put an emphasis upon the skew chisel, and will discuss and demonstrate one style of these trees with which I use the skew for the majority of the shaping. We will … Continue reading

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February 10, 2016

Peter Walen Will be our demonstrator for the evening. We don’t know exactly what pete has up his sleeve, but it will diffently be worth attending to see!  —————-UPDATE !!!!!!——————– Pete will demonstrate Burned, cut and spray painted art pieces … Continue reading

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January 13, 2016

Brian Libby demonstrates using a flexible shaft tool to embellish your turnings.  This will be the passing on of information that he learned after taking a class with Steven Kennard at the Center for Furniture Craftsmanship in September. The demo … Continue reading

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December 9, 2015

Christmas Party Pot luck supper – please bring a dish to share (Don’t forget the serving utensil – the club provides plates, silverware and drinks) Gift exchange (Yankee Swap) for those who wish to participate  (home-made is preferable) Spouses and … Continue reading

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November 10, 2015

Brian Libby demonstrates turning a small box and then using a flexible shaft tool to embellish it. This will be the passing on of information that he learned after taking a class with Steven Kennard at the Center for Furniture … Continue reading

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October 14, 2015

Justina Hatch will demo Carving on an ornament !!! Justina will have an ornament with the top turned and show everyone how to make the bottom open twisted. She will bring carving knives and Kevlar gloves for those who want to … Continue reading

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September 9, 2015

Bill  Lewis will demo TEXTURING !!! He will demo the use of the Henry Taylor and Robert Sorby texturing tools as well as the Chatter tool and will also make one of his chattered Christmas Trees.  Bill will also discuss … Continue reading

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JULY 11, 2015

Max Brosi – Woodturner from Manorhamilton,  Leitrim, Ireland Saturday, July 11th, 2015 Dirigo High School Woodshop 145 Weld St., Dixfield, ME 04224 9am – 4pm The cost is $20 per person Lunch is available in the local area For more … Continue reading

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June 3rd Meeting

KIM  DAILEY TURNING A BOX It will probably be end grain orientation, maybe decorated, it might have a finial, and then again maybe not. What ever the size, shape,embellishment or design, it will be a great demo! Don’t forget to bring … Continue reading

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MAY 13th MEETING

Tips, Tricks and More! Bring your tips and tricks that you have learned and share with the group.   ALSO Are you having problems with anything? Bring your questions; we will try to answer them! There will be several different … Continue reading

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