Tag Archives: woodturning

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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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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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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October 10,2014 Meeting

Hands on night Giving back to the community Bring your mini lathe to the meeting and enjoy a hands on night by turning Eagle cane adaptors, Tops for kids or Pens for our troops. Kim Dailey has received pen kits … Continue reading

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September 10, 2014 Meeting

Turning a Coffee Scoop After a summer hiatus from our meetings, we get back in the groove on September 10th with Brian Libby stepping behind the “Mustard Monster” showing us how to turn a Ruth Niles inspired coffee scoop.   … 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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