June Meeting 2015

BWG Next Meeting

The Next BWG meeting will be June 6th
Meeting Time: 9:30 AM to 1:00 PM - $10.00 fee payable at the door
Chuck Waldroup
Chuck Waldroup will be our program presenter. He will present thin wall turning in fresh, green wood. The project to be demonstrated will be a mini cowboy hat. The session will cover the complete process of making a hat, including selection of the wood and preparation of the blank for the lathe, turning the had, bending/drying/finishing the hat and personal tims and lessons learned over several years of making hats and similar turnings. The session should equip you with everything you need to try making a hat of your own. As time allows, a natural edge bowl using similar thin wall turning techniques will be turned at the end of the session.
Location: Hayesville High School
ATTENTION: All BWG members - Please check website and / or emails on the Friday or Saturday
before the meeting for possible cancellation due to inclement weather.
Welcome to the Brasstown Woodturners Guild (Est. 1993)
The Brasstown Woodturners Guild meets on the first Saturday of each month at Hayesville High School.  Top notch woodturning demonstrators are featured each month.  Meetings begin at 10 AM unless otherwise noted and guests are welcome.  A fee of $5 or $10 is collected at the door for each meeting.  For a map and directions click on the 'Map' menu item at left.

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Joe Waldroup - BWG Treasurer.

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