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April 13 ,2016

Open Mic Night ………. Well sort of ! Actually the Sharing of Ideas. This will be a group discussion on various turning subjects. Some of the subjects will be Holding that piece of wood on the lathe Hollowing techniques and equipment Design … 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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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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Pyrography 101

Ralph Whalen  – Woodburning Ralph is new to the club but has been a woodworker for many years. Bring your wooddburners – this is a hands-on demo Ralph will bring some wood and show us how to embellish our work … Continue reading

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Charlie Tidswell Demo

On January 14th Charlie will show us his procedure making an inside out turning. Charlie has been turning for a relatively short time, but is a very enthusiastic woodturner and always pushes himself out of his comfort zone to try … Continue reading

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Q & A NIGHT

April 9, 2014 meeting at Dirigo High School wood shop, Dixfield Meet the turners night We were snowed out last meeting – let’s give it another try ! See previous post below for more information  

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Kim Dailey

February 12, 2014  is our  next meeting and our own Kim Dailey will be the demonstrator for the evening. UPDATE…… The topic HAS to be cast in stone! Kim has been having “one of those weeks” and the original demo subject … Continue reading

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Leon Lowell — November 13, 2013

INCISED TURNINGS Leon Lowell will be our demonstrator for the November Meeting and INCISED TURNING will be the subject. This will be very interesting! Leon will turn an object and then, using a router and jig, slice slits in that … Continue reading

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Thread Chasing!

Damon Harmon will be our demonstrator for the May 8th meeting. If you have ever turned a small box and wanted to “step it up a notch” , be sure to attend and see how Damon  puts threads on some … Continue reading

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