Hi all; I hope you enjoyed the demo on the evening of June 1. Here are a couple things I would have mentioned if I had remembered or had time to cover them; First – to download the PDF that I prepared for the demo – click here. (There is … Continue reading
Tom Hipsak has once again compiled a number of photos of members’ projects into a “Virtual Gallery.” Thanks Tom!! And, thanks to everyone who submitted photos. See the gallery below or click here to download it.
May 2020 President’s Letter Hello to all fellow MAWT members, I hope everybody is safe, healthy and staying busy. The Milwaukee Area Woodturners club inaugurated its first streaming video demonstration with Mike Mahoney this past Saturday. Mike is very knowledgeable about all things wood and an expert woodturner. He discussed … Continue reading
Click the link below to see our first “virtual” Show and Tell Gallery (put together by Tom Hipsak). We only have photos from 4 members but we hope that this will spur some interest and we’ll have a larger gallery for the next one. The document is also embedded into … Continue reading
Hi fellow MAWT members, We started the club’s participation in the Empty Bowls project with a presentation by Colleen Vollard of Cream City Clay. Colleen has been involved with the Milwaukee Empty Bowls project for a long time and spoke about the October Soup Event and the various non-profits that … Continue reading
These pictures were taken with my cell phone. If I missed a name or a detail about a piece feel free to send any corrections/updates in an email.
Here is a video taken with my cell phone of the Dueling Wood Turners. The video is about 88 MB, and runs about 3-3/4 minutes. https://www.mawturners.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/March2020DuelingBowTurners.mp4
(Reposted from 03/10/2019 – with edits) With all the new members recently I want to remind everyone that there is restricted content on the website that is available when you sign in. Most notably, there is page of member profiles, some with photos, to help you identify your fellow club … Continue reading
Hi all, We had a great turnout for our February meeting and enjoyed an excellent presentation by Casey Gabrielson explaining his technique for turning wood hats, showing us his woodworking skills and also his thought process for creativity. It was great a see his artistic wood projects and the wood … Continue reading
2020 Midwest Penturners Gathering April 24 and 25, 2020 – Chicago / Schaumburg Illinois Nationally Known Demonstrators Nationally Known Vendors 2 Days Of Demonstrations and Hands-On Only $30 Click here for more information. Many of our members turn pens. Here is an event that our pen turning members may find … Continue reading