March 2014 Newsletter

March 13, 2014 Meeting Minutes

1 guests, 30 members

Treasurer’s report: $802.88 not including new dues

Librarian’s report: New Woodturning Design magazine, New DVD – Mike Mahoney Hollow Forms and Urns

Old business

  • More LED lights are coming for the next meeting

  • Looking for more top blanks

New business

  • Dennis Kehm asked for donations for Jefferson College Foundation silent auction
  • Dues new next week
  • Insurance bill is due
  • St. Louis District Industrial Exhibition looking for demonstrators April 25
  • Turning Day at the band building
  • Spring turning day at Paul’s will be May 3rd
  • AAW website has been updated
  • Hillsboro Middle School demonstration request
  • Wood pickup date at Bellefontaine Cemetary will be Tuesday March 18 at 10:00am.

 

Show and Tell

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  • Jerry Goodson – Catalpa lidded vessel
  • Jim Anderson – Cherry burl lidded vessel
  • Mich Ruch – Walnut and Oak candle pillar, segmented bowls, gavel, oak bowl
  • Steve White – Thompson bowl gouge, bottle stoppers
  • Gary Groenberg – Mystery burl bowl with turquoise inlay, turned target award plaque
  • Mike Short – Maple bowl, Osage orange bowl, segmented bowl, wood splitting tool
  • Joe Whitener – Box elder bowl
  • Rob C – Box Elder and Hackberry vessel
  • Terry – Birch bowls, Box elder vase, Silver maple bowl

Instant Gallery of Show and Tell Items

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President’s Challenge

The challenge this month was an off-center turning

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  • Keith Buxton
  • Mike Ruch
  • Roger Milfelt
  • Mike Short

Roger won the challenge

 

 

Instant Gallery of President’s Challenge Items

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Demonstration

Terry demonstrated turning a platter

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