Michael Gibson Event

MAWT is pleased to present Michael S. Gibson as our 2018 special demonstrator. The promotional flyer is below:

NOTE: (2/16/2018) The Sunday, April 15 hands-on session with Michael is full. Please contact Dave Drickhamer or use the registration form below. You will be put on a waiting list. We will make a decision whether to ask Michael to stay for a second day of hands-on after the March meeting.

Please do register for the Saturday event if you are planning to attend – we need this information for head count to order lunch. Thank you.




Saturday Demonstration:$40 (includes lunch)
Sunday Hands-on: $135 (includes lunch)


Club room (basement) of Woodcraft of Milwaukee, 14115 W Greenfield Ave, New Berlin, WI 53151


At a MAWT Meeting: Handing a check to Dave Drickhamer at a regular meeting will serve as your registration.


If you wish to pay online with a credit card, the buttons below can be used to pay for the event(s) you wish to attend.  A fee is added to the amount to offset the credit card processing fee. As of 2/16/2018, please do not pay for the Sunday Hands-On until your registration is confirmed. Payment for the Saturday Demo is cheerfully accepted and will serve as your registration for that event.

Saturday Demo:

Sunday Hands-on:

If it is inconvenient to attend our regularly scheduled meeting, please use the form below to register. We need this information for an accurate count for lunch on the Saturday demo.

NOTE: The  Sunday Hands-On session is limited to 10 attendees – at this time we are adding names to a waiting list.

Online registrations – please register each person individually.

Sign Up for Michael Gibson Demo in April 2018

This form registers you for either or both the All Day Demo (Making a teapot from Log to Finish) or the hands-on demo (Perfect Form and How to Achieve it) by Michael Gibson in April, 2018, The All Day Paid Demo is Saturday, April 14, and the Hands-on Demo is Sunday April 15.

Pricing (includes lunch which will be a sandwich, chips and drink):

Saturday, April 14 - $40
Sunday, April 15 - $135

After you sign up below, you can:

  • send a check to David Drickhamer, 2623 S. Austin St., Milwaukee,WI, 53207 ,
  • or bring a check or cash in the required amount to the meeting(s) of your choice.

NOTE: Payment must be received for the hands-on to hold your reservation!

You will receive follow-up emails confirming your registration and reminding you of the event.

What to bring:

Saturday – yourself and a notebook. Some people will bring their own lawn chair or camp chair as the club will provide standard folding chairs for seating.


  • mandatory – bring your own freshly sharpened hand tools: spindle roughing gouge, spindle gouge, bowl gouge (1/2 or 5/8 inch [US standard]). Bring a face shield (recommended) and breathing protection if desired.
  • optional – skew and/or scraper. If possible, bring a live center (MT2), a drive center (MT2) and a chuck (threaded for 1x8tpi).

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