Over the weekend of April 14 and 15, 2018, our club hosted Michael Gibson as featured demonstrator and hands-on instructor. Michael is known for his teapots. On Saturday he demonstrated turning a teapot and on Sunday, at the hands-on session, we learned about making good form on our woodturnings. We … Continue reading
Identification beads for Beads of Courage Bowls will be available from Tony Rozendaal again this year. The beads are $1.25 each, which what they cost Tony. He expects them to first be available at the May meeting. Reminder – Beads of Courage bowls must be identified as “Beads of Courage” … Continue reading
The AAW is currently running the following promotions to encourage membership in the national organization: Guest membership – No Charge – By signing up for a complimentary Guest membership, you can have limited access to a sampling of AAW resources for a full 60 days.You’ll be able to explore what the AAW … Continue reading
This article, “Kiln for Drying Wood,” by Larry Zubke, originally appeared in the June 2013 issue of American Woodturner. In this article, Larry explains how he built a drying kiln to speed up the drying process and improve the odds of successfully preserving wood blanks using a small chest freezer.
This new video in the Total Experience series includes a brief AAW message and a useful woodturning tip from Trent Bosch on Drying Wood (TRT 2:22). AAW Total Experience Woodturning Tip: Trent Bosch on drying wood from AAW on Vimeo.