Rebecca DeGroot recommended Saburrtooth burrs for power carving. She also passed along the discount code YMT for a 10% discount if ordering from the Saburrtooth Website. (YMT stands for “You Made That” – a podcast which she participates in (https://toppodcast.com/podcast_feeds/you-made-that/)
After the demonstration last Monday evening, Rebecca DeGroot very kindly provided a file with her instructions for creating a walking bowl. You can view it or download it here –> https://mawturners.com/wp-content/files/Walking_Bowl_Instructions.pdf The file will also appear on the Resources Page in the web site.
The February Demonstration by Jerry Tackes is now on the Website at https://www.mawturners.com/virtual-demonstrations/
Here is the latest COVID Policy Update from the MAWT Board:
At the meeting on February 1, Dave Drickhamer spoke about the 2020 result for Turn for Troops. The Milwaukee Woodcraft store officially has 1555 pens for 2020, which made them the second highest with the number of pens turned in of all the Woodcraft stores in the USA. Dave referred … Continue reading
Thanks to Jerry Tackes for presenting a great online demonstration on Monday, February 1. We had some issues getting the correct meeting invitation out, but at one time I saw 39 participants, which is about the most we have ever had. We’re hoping to have a recording of the meeting … Continue reading
Tom Hipsak has put together a virtual gallery for February. Thanks Tom!!
THANK YOU to everyone who has paid their 2021 dues. We have about 65 to 70% of our 2020 membership who have paid their dues for 2021. If you still plan to be a member of the Milwaukee Area Woodturners for 2021 and have not paid your dues, click here … Continue reading
We are pleased to announce that our remote demonstration for March 1 is Rebecca DeGroot, demonstrating her signature legged bowl. This promises to be a fun and instructive demonstration. This demonstration is available online to all MAWT members for no charge. Watch your emails for instructions for joining the meeting.
The Milwaukee Area Woodturners is still in search of at least one board member and a president candidate. Please contact Ron Zdroik or Tony Rozendaal if you would like to serve. These are odd times we are going through at the moment, and the challenges we face are different than … Continue reading