Woodturning is a form of woodworking that is used to create wooden objects on a lathe. Woodturning differs from most other forms of woodworking in that the wood is moving while a stationary tool is used to cut and shape it. Many intricate shapes and designs can be made by turning wood.
The Chesterfield Arts & Music Festival is once again bringing in vendors from various forms of the arts and crafts world to showcase their talents right here in Chesterfield Township at Brandenburg Park. The festival will be held August 25th and 26th.
Club members will participate so come out, see us and support this local event!
Check out the right side bar of this page to see when the next meeting is scheduled. for the club. Or go to the calendar page. We meet once a month on the second Sunday of the month for our main club meeting. The meeting will be held at the Richmond Community Center located at 36164 Festival Dr. in Richmond, Michigan. 1:30 p.m start time.
Norfolk Pine logs typical 12 inches long. 10″ dia and 8″ dia. 14 pieces to choose from. $10 each. Four pieces at 4″ dia. $ 5 each. Also have Eucalyptus, Rosewood and Australian pine large slabs. These are $10 each. See Tom B. for more info.
The American Association of Woodturners
33rd Annual International Symposium
Raleigh, North Carolina
June 11-14, 2019
Club Dues are collected in January for the current year. Our current options are as follows:
- Basic Membership: $30 / yr – includes voting rights
- Plus One: + $18 / yr – includes voting rights
- Family: + $ 6 / yr – no voting rights
Pens for Troops
Larry T. has found a home for many of the pens we have been making. See Jim A. for the kits at any club meeting and help us send another 100+ pens to our troops. Thanks to all military for their service to our country.
Stop by any meeting to see what we are all about. Have a cup of coffee, watch a demo and talk with others who are interested in woodturning. Join our club and learn to turn!