Thursday 10 March 2016

John Aitken

Jam Chucks with hands on practice.

Thursday 14 April 2016

Dave Appleby

Dave will be demonstrating some basic turning techniques whilst making some items such as fruit. He will then show how he turns utility items such as bowls and plates.

Thursday 12 May 2016

Tips, jigs, gizmos, modified tools together with ideas and unusual items.

Club members are requested to bring along any items, gizmos, jigs or tools that they use when woodturning; and to demonstrate their use to other members.

Thursday 9 June 2016

Sharpening – it is hoped to have a varied selection of sharpening methods available and demonstrated. 

Members are requested to bring along “one” or “two” tools to be sharpened. The lathes will be available to try your newly sharpened items.

Thursday 7 July 2016

Finishes and finishing

A general demonstration and discussion evening devoted to finishing our turned products. It is hoped to include abrasives, oils, polishes, texturing etc.

Thursday 11 August 2016

Liz Kent

“My demonstration would be to make a hollowed vase with a coloured and textured surface, and will include scorching”

Thursday 8 September 2016

Keith Woollcott unable to attend.


Bernard Bunn

Bernard is going to use colour to produce a dual purpose table decoration, or the fanciest piece of firewood you have ever seen.

Thursday 13 October 2016

Demonstrations by club members George Flowers and Joe Kerrawn

Christmas Decorations – the first part of the evening will be demonstrations by George and Joe followed by hands on for those of us who wish to try the techniques/offerings.

Thursday 10 November 2016

Paul Hannaby

Turning with Pewter