Category Archives: Meetings

September 13th Meeting – Brian Libby

This month we are going to have our president, Brian Libby, step behind the lathe or the mustard monster, as he calls it. He is going to show us how to make a Ceilidh Horn. A Ceilidh horn is a … Continue reading

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June 14th meeting – Steven and Justina Hatch

This month we are going to have the husband and wife duo of Steven and Justina Hatch doing the demonstration.  They are going to show us how they create acrylic blanks using a two-part polyurethane called Alumilite. They will show … Continue reading

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May 10th meeting – Charlie Tidswell

Our own Charlie Tidswell from Beneath the Bark Art is going to be our demonstrator for our May 10th meeting and he is going to demo how he makes a Torus. What is a Torus? the dictionary defines the Torus … Continue reading

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April 12th meeting – Lanny Dean

Stop me if you’ve heard this before. Lanny Dean will be our demonstrator for our April meeting. Lanny is going to show us how to make a bowl two different ways. Lanny started turning in 2009 and he quickly went … Continue reading

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February 8th Meeting – Lanny Dean

Lanny Dean will be our demonstrator for our February meeting. Lanny is going to show us how to make a bowl two different ways. Lanny started turning in 2009 and he quickly went from a hobby to an obsession. Lanny … Continue reading

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January 11th meeting – Mark Irving

For our January 11th meeting Mark Irving of Bath, Maine is going to be our demonstrator for the night. Mark is an excellent woodturner and will be showing us how he makes his beautiful rolling pins. Mark’s demos are always … Continue reading

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December 14th meeting

Our next meeting is December 14th at 6pm in the woodshop at Dirigo High School and it’s our annual Christmas party. A few things you need to know about the party. Spouses and friends are encouraged to join us. Yankee … Continue reading

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November 9, 2016

Mike  Chase On November 9th Mike will step behind the “Mustard Monster” and work his magic by turning a toothpick dispenser. This is a design that was featured in Wood Magazine –  Issue 182, March 2008. Mike is a great … Continue reading

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October 12, 2016

Al Mather will  demonstrate  Inside-out Turning Al is certainly no stranger to demonstrating at Dixfield. This month he will take us through the steps involved in making this unique turning.  

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September 14, 2016

Brian Libby demonstrates Turning  a  Twig  Pot Twig pots or weed pots are a nice way to use up odd pieces of wood, and best of all you can go into the back yard and take a branch or small sapling … Continue reading

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