Our meeting this week on Thursday 27th October was managed by John Ruickbie, John did this presentation as a solo event, his theme for the presentation was how to make Staved Construction items, in lay mans terms how to make use of Barrel making techniques in woodturning. There wouldn’t be a lot of turning in this presentation as most of what John put forward was more to do with how to construct an item for turning that used Staved Construction methods.Continue reading “Report on our meeting 27-10-2022. Managed by John Ruickbie.”
Start time 6.45pm.
Our next meeting is being managed and presented by John Ruickbie, John is going to be working with Staved Construction, this method involves using strips of wood machined to given angles along their length in order to create a cylinder when assembled.Continue reading “Our next meeting 27-10-2022 managed by John Ruickbie.”
This would be our last SHOWTIME meeting for 2022, it was held on Thursday evening 13th October 2022, the purpose of the Showtime meetings was to see and hear about what the members were making.Continue reading “Report on our meeting 13-10-2022, SHOWTIME, managed by Alan Geddes.”
Start time 6.45pm.
Our next meeting on the 13th October 2022 is another SHOWTIME meeting, this will be the last SHOWTIME meeting for 2022, so let us have a good show with lots of entries. The meeting is managed by Alan Geddes with me being the compere. The usual criteria apply, bring along anything that you have made and let the members see it or them as you can bring more than one item, you can also have the opportunity to talk about what you have made.Continue reading “Our next meeting 13-10-2022, SHOWTIME.”
Our latest meeting was on Thursday 29th September 2022, it was Finishing part 2, a follow on from a meeting we held in July with Finishing part 1. This meeting was managed by Nick Simpson where he showed and explained some of his alternative finishes, taking things away from what would be considered normal finishes.Continue reading “Report on our meeting 29-09-2022, Finishing part 2.”