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Mike Wilson, Lessons

Mike Wilson, Lessons

Our club member Mike Wilson, who has been a AWGB tutor for 6 years. Has decided to run lessons in his workshop (fully insured) for either 1- or 2-day courses aimed at beginners and intermediate level. He is also stocks a range of Chestnut Products with very...

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Demonstration Announcement June 2024

Demonstration Announcement June 2024

Due to personal reasons Colin Watson is unable to give his presentation at the June meeting. Instead there will be an IRD (Interactive Remote Demonstration) given by the well known Irish turner, Pat Carroll. The demonstration will be one of his famous square boxes, an...

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Competition results May 2024

Competition results May 2024

The competition for May 2024 was "a Childs Toy":- This months there were four entries for the Advanced class and two entries for the Open class. Again only a few entries. I'm sure the regular entrants would appreciate some more competition The results are below:-...

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May 2024 Demo report (Andrew Hall)

May 2024 Demo report (Andrew Hall)

In January we did a test Interactive Remote Demonstration (IRD) with Chris Parker and after a few teething problems which we sorted, the committee decided to book well-known turner Andrew Hall, for our May meeting. 44 members came along to watch and interact with the...

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Competition Results April 2024

Competition Results April 2024

The Competition for April was a "pair of spindles" There were a number of entries for the Advanced class but only one for the Open class. We do need more entries for the monthly competitions so please get out into your workshops and get creating for May's compeition...

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Club Meeting 25th April 2024

Club Meeting 25th April 2024

SHARPENING DEMONSTRATION (hands on) by Michael Wilson Mike is based in Anglesey and has been turning for about 15 years. He is an approved AWGB tutor and enjoys teaching and developing new turners skills. He also enjoys developing his own skills with other well known...

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Competition results March 2024

Competition results March 2024

The competition for March was a 'Utility Item'. There were very few entries for the compeition only 4 in the advanced class and 3 in the open. The idea of the competitions is to get the members out into their workshops producing items that the memnbership can enjoy....

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Emma Cook Demonstration 28th March 2024

Emma Cook Demonstration 28th March 2024

What a great evening we had last Thursday, supported by 45 members who came to see Emma Cook aka The Tiny Turner. The Chairman welcomed the return of Emma who over the years has never ceased to treat us to fantastic demonstrations and really explains the technique...

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Don’t miss the March 28th meeting with Emma Cook

Don’t miss the March 28th meeting with Emma Cook

At this month’s meeting we will be welcoming back Emma Cook - aka 'The Tiny Turner'. She is one of the most prolific demonstrators in the UK, and it will be great to see her again. She never fails to do something different. For those of you who don’t know her work,...

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