May 2014 Newsletter

May 8, 2014 Meeting Minutes

24 members in attendance

Treasurer’s report: $3321

Librarian’s report: Nothing New

Old business

 

  • Turning day at Paul’s was a success 28 attendees
  • Paul provided demo at Flo Valley
  • Demonstration at Hillsboro school May 16, volunteer needed
  • Jim Anderson – Jefferson College auction report
  • Still waiting on projector and boom mic for club A/V equipment

 

New business

 

  • Gary retiring from library display effort, Roger wil be taking over
  • Terry Eiler won an award in DeSoto art show
  • Application for Belleville woodcarver’s show – Carrie moved we apply for the Belleville woodcarver’s show – motion passed
  • Website has been updated

 

Show and Tell

 

  1. Jim Anderson – Walnut pedestal bowl, cherry burl vessel
  2. Gail – Laminated bowl, headstock sander
  3. Gary – Jim Akins’ Padauk bowl, Burr Oak Burl bowl with turquoise inlay
  4. Paul Hoffman – Large Cherry Bowl, other small bowls
  5. Mike Ruch – Walnut and Oak, Segmented canister, Live edge  bowl, Cane, Steady rest
  6. Roger – Live edge bowl, Autumn Olive Egg
  7. Steve – Laminated wood and newspaper article
  8. Mark Carpenter – Segmented cutting Jig, Segmented vases
  9. Kat – Pine cone pen blanks and pens, bowls, gavel
  10. Jim L. – Walnut bowls, Sycamore bowl
  11. Mike S. – Elm bowl, box elder bowl, Segmented pens

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Instant Gallery of Show and Tell Items

 

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President’s Challenge

 

The challenge this month was a three-cornered bowl.  There were 6 entries and Mike Short won

  1. Roger – Pine

  2. Mike Short – Silver Maple

  3. Craig –

  4. Paul – Cottonwood

  5. – laminated wood

  6. MIke R. – Three corner platter

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Instant Gallery of President’s Challenge Items

 

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Demonstration

Mike demonstrated turning laminated items

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President’s challenge for June – Something laminated or segmented