January 2014 Newsletter

January 9, 2014 Meeting Minutes

1 guests, 28 members

Treasurer’s report: $1669.53

Librarian’s report: New Woodturning Design Magazine, New DVD: Mike Mahoney hollow forms and urns

Old business

  • Two Festus turning days of March 15 and August 16 and confirmed

  • The Band Building now has a clock

  • More top blanks are needed

  • Three-fold flyers are in progress

  • Birdhouse distribution at Woodland Manor is upcoming

  • Collinsville Woodworking Show shift sign-up

 

New business

  • LED Lamps available for sale for $11

  • Ken brought a truckload of Box Elder

  • Terry brought Mulberry blanks

  • January 25 – Festus library display take-down

  • Craig applied for AAW grant for AV equipment

 

Show and Tell

 

  • Tom Zeller – Rought-turned bowl
  • Steve White – Cindy Drozda tool and sharpening jig
  • Mike Lammert – Segmented bowl
  • Mike – Box Elder bowl
  • Mike Short – Carved Eggs
  • Gary – Cane, Whistles, Segmented turning press
  • Gregg Dunn – Apple bowl, Catalpa bowl
  • Joe Whitener – Two Walnut Bowls
  • Craig – Natural edge bowl, Pens
  • Dan – Maple bowl, walnut candle holder
  • Terry – Mulberry natural edge bowl, catalpa bowl, holly bowl

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Instant Gallery of Show and Tell Items

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President’s Challenge

The challenge this month was a multi-piece goblet.

  • Mike Short – Redheart and maple
  • Keith – Maple and Walnut
  • Roger – Catalpa, box elder and purpleheart
  • Greg Dunn – unknown wood
  • Gib – Segmented Celtic Knot
  • Unknown – Cherry
  • Mike – Cherry and Sycamore
  • Craig – Mahogany and Walnut

Gib Midget won.

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Demonstration

Roger demonstrated next month’s challenge, a split turning.

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