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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Photography 101

Photographing Your Woodturnings Kim Dailey, Steve Hatch and Brian Libby will share their knowledge of photography and how to take good photos of your projects. We all like to share photos of our woodturnings but sometimes they don’t do justice … 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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