March Meeting Highlights

Download the complete March newsletter here. Rod developed two items as bowl turning aids. The first is a tool rest with a cutout that follows the contour of the bowl. The PVC Plastic fitting is a height adjustment to allow […]

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February Meeting Highlights

The guild welcomed our two visitors, Jay and Jim. Wendell shared that Zack Higgins has several videos on youtube demonstrating acrylic techniques and a website, http://nvwoodwerks.com. He also shared that if you are using wood in the acrylic, be sure […]

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December Meeting Highlights

The complete December Newsletter can be viewed/downloaded here Wendell provided show and tell on acrylic pen blanks. He brought in 3 different acrylic pens that he had turned to demonstrate some of the different options. You can get the acrylic […]

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November all day turning event

The November meeting was held in Russ’ shop and was an all day turning event. A number of objects were turned, and a great day was had by all. Ideas and technique shared and wonderful brownies provided by Kathy consumed.  […]

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September Meeting Highlights

The President’s Report included the following discussions: The group decided that they would donate to Safe Passage again this year, as that has been such a valuable experience, well received by the public and a great fundraiser for Safe Passage. […]

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May Newsletter Highlights

The meeting was held in Les Cizek’s shop. Willie was the host.  There were about 20 members present for the meeting. Russ presented information about the insurance the club will be purchasing that will cover members and in their private […]

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Meeting Summary – February 2013

The February meeting of the Mendocino Woodturners Guild was held Sunday Feb 10 at Russ’s shop. After the usual business, a short educational discussion was held. The main topic of discussion was regarding alternate techniques for drying wood. Techniques discussed […]

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