Shape the first ring

August Meeting Highlights

Notes from the August 13th meeting, held at Russ’s workshop. Bill wasn’t able to get to this meeting, so this newsletter is a joint effort between Russ and Roger. Russ and Lee reminded the club members that they have been […]

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May Meeting Highlights

Mendocino Woddturners Guild May Newsletter http://www.mendocinowoodturnersguild.org The May meeting was held in Russ’ shop and was an all day event with instruction and skill building for members of the Guild. The meeting for June was canceled. The July meeting will […]

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Shape the first ring

April Meeting Highlights

Russ will contact Laura Welter to determine if Safe Passage is interested in another silent auction this year Since Mothers Day falls on the second Sunday in May, the meeting will be held on the first Sunday, May 7. This […]

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January Meeting Highlights

The January meeting was held in Russ’ shop with 12 members in attendance. Russ gave a demonstration on reverse chucking with a padded fixture attached to a four-jaw chuck. A center mark on the bottom of the bowl facilitates centering […]

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December Meeting Highlights

Bill announced that the second AAW Oregon Woodturning Symposium would be held March 17-19 in Albany, Oregon. He attended the last Symposium and found it very worthwhile. More information can be found at: http:// oregonwoodturningsymposium.com Brian suggested that the Guild […]

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November Meeting Highlights

The Guild leadership would like to encourage greater participation by all members of the Guild to revitalize the direction of the group. The following are offered. Search for and arrange for demonstrations by members of other groups, g. Ukiah, Sacramento. […]

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October Meeting Highlights

The President opened a discussion on the future of the Guild and the direction it should take. In keeping with the Guild’s bi-law to mentor new turners, several suggestions were offered, including a short class for new students at the […]

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