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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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JUNE 8, 2016

Mike  Chase On June 8th 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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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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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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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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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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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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PETER WALEN

Large platter W/end grain cutting board  Peter Walen will once again step behind the mustard monster and perform his magic, showing us how he makes a large platter and then inserts a small, round, end grain cutting board in the … Continue reading

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