Tag Archives: embellish

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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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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Mike Chase demo

On November 12th Mike will show use how to turn an ornament. Mike has been turning for many years and has been a valuable asset to the club, having done several demos and also spear headed the “train” project for … Continue reading

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May 14th Meeting

Demonstration Times Three Peter Walen – Pyrography Peter will show us his wood burning techniques. Mike Chase – End grain tear-out Mike will show us how he deals with end grain tear-out on softer woods like butternut. Kim Dailey – … 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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Q & A Night

March 12, 2014 meeting Ask the Turners Night !   Kim Dailey,  Mike Chase  and  Gary Rowland These are three experienced turners who show and sell their work. Turning, finishing, sharpening, pricing, embellishing, coloring, preparing a blank, it’s all fair … Continue reading

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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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