Schedule of Events

2016

January 9, 2016

Karl Harper  – Peppermill and Natural-edge bowl

February 13, 2016

Tommy Hartline – Five-sided box

President’s challenge -- Tops

March 12, 2016

Charles Jennings – Epoxy Inlay

President’s challenge -- Jigs

April 9, 2016

Jim Creel – Delicate finials

President’s challenge – Square bowl

May 14, 2016

Kevin Felderhoff – Flying vase

President’s challenge – Turning that emphasizes flaw in workpiece

June, 2016

Phil Fortmeyer – Woodturning

July 9, 2016

Peggy Schmidt – Hollow form with texture

President’s challenge – Pair of candle sticks

August 13, 2016

Keith Ruekert – High-gloss finish

President’s challenge – Pepper mill

September 10, 2016

James Sebastion – Chain-saw sculpture

Jean Cline Woodturned cane of many colors

President’s challenge – Thin-wall bowl

October 8, 2016

Dean Black – Large turning

President’s challenge – Christmas ornaments

November 12, 2016

Round Robin

President’s challenge – Lidded box with “pop” top

December 10, 2016

Christmas PartyDeserts and side dishes welcome

2015

January 10, 2015

Harvey Meyer—Basket Illusion

February 14, 2015

Bert Workman— Five-piece Rolling Pin

President’s challenge -- Something you’d use or find in the kitchen

March 14, 2015

Wayne Loveless—Spindle turning with a skew chisel

President’s challenge—Worst blowout or break you kept as a reminder

April 11, 2015

Frank Bowers—Poor Man’s Hollow Form

President’s challenge—Spindle work turned >80% with a skew

May 9, 2015

Team challenge

President’s challenge—Ball-Round as round can be but without using a jig

June 13, 2015

Phil Morris – Advanced Pen Turning Techniques

President’s challenge—Hollow form

July 11, 2015

Mike ZinserOff Center and off axis turning with color

President’s challenge—Turning between centers on 3 or more axis but no eccentric chuck!

August 8, 2015

Dennis Paullus—Unique, carved acorn box

President’s challenge—Turning from 3 or more pieces glued together

September 12, 2015

Mark St Leger—“Extraordinary Boxes”

President’s challenge—Christmas tree ornament

October 10, 2015

Jess Walls—Platter with Offset Bowl

President’s challenge—Natural edge bowl (bark or not)

November 14, 2015

Mark Sfirri—Multi-axis turning between centers

President’s challenge—Mushrooms

December 12, 2015

Christmas PartyDeserts and side dishes welcome

2014

January 11, 2014

Tommy Hartline“Odd wobbler

February 8, 2014

Keith Burns, Collierville, TNHollow forms & pyrography

March  8, 2014

Dwight HostetterCowboy hats

April 12, 2014

Kimberly WinkleFurniture making

May 10, 2014

Round Robin;  John Sowell, Jerry Hanchey, Jack

Capps, Sean McCurley, and Tommy Hartline

June 14, 2014

Team Challenge – Four teams

July 12, 2014

Leopold FrilotAluminum finials

August 9, 2014

Warren CarpenterNormal and natural bowls, and finishes

August 9, 2014 (Afternoon)

Mentoring class:  August class will work on a vase or a bowl.  If interested, call Phil Fortmeyer, 205.612.7496.

There is a nominal fee for materials.  Use your own tools or the Club's tools.

September 13, 2014

Joe RuminskiSmall boxes

September 19-21, 2014

The Georgia Association of Woodturners, Turning Southern Style XX

October 11, 2014

Maurice Clabaugh

November 8, 2014

Round Robin – Jack Capps, Carl Cummins, Pete Markin, Will Pate

December 13, 2014

Christmas PartyDeserts and side dishes welcome

2013

January 12, 2013

Mike PeaceThreading

February 9, 2013

Mark SillayWood slicing, “toothpick technology” & non-traditional, gouge grind

March 9, 2013

Maurice ClabaughTurned-under edges

April 13, 2013

Jess WallsTBA

May 11 2013

Round Robin

June 8, 2013

Jim GreenwoodTBA

July 13, 2013

Joe WujcikTBA

August 10, 2013

Staten Tate3 legged stool

September 14, 2013

Cynthia &
Michael Gibson
Spindle turning

October 12, 2013

Pat JohnsonTurned footstool

November 9, 2013

Round Robin

December 14, 2013

Christmas PartyDeserts and side dishes welcome

2012

January 14, 2012

Jess WallsBowl Turning

February 11, 2012

Phil MorrisPen Turning

March 10, 2012

Andy WoodardGoblets

April 14, 2012

Staten TateClosed Form Bowls

May 11 2012

John Jordan—Workshop at Woodcraft of Birmingham

May 12, 2012

John Jordan—Hollow form turning; Carving & surface embellishments

May 13, 2012

John Jordan—Workshop at Woodcraft of Birmingham

June 9, 2012

Phil Duffy—Turned boxes

July 14, 2012

Dwight Hostetter—Segmented bowls

August 11, 2012

Bruce Gibson—3 legged stool

September 8, 2012

Pat Johnson—Spindle turning

October 13, 2012

Frank Bowers—Hollow form turning

November 10, 2012

Round Robin

December 8, 2012

Christmas PartyDeserts and side dishes welcome

2011

January 8, 2011

Jess Walls—Reverse Hollowing

February 12, 2011

Staten Tate—Basic Turning

March 12, 2011

Mark Gardner—TBD

April 9, 2011

Dean Black—TBD

May 14, 2011

Shaun McCurley—TBD

June 11, 2011

Rudy Lopez—Natural Edged Winged Bowls

July 9, 2011

Tommy Hartline—Ornaments

August 13, 2011

Jerry Osmundson (Panel)—Jigs & Things

September 10, 2011

Maurice Clabaugh—TBD

October 8, 2011

Michael Mocho—TBD

November 12, 2011

Round Robin

December 10, 2011

Christmas Party

2010

January 10, 2010

Panel—Woods to Lathe

February 13, 2010

Phil Duffy—Turning Irish Boxes

March 13, 2010

Spring Round Robin, Swap Meet & Market

April 10, 2010

Will Pate—Learning New Skills

May 8, 2010

Dixie Biggs—Relief Carving & Workshop

June 12, 2010

Moody Davis—Bowls Duck Calls

July 10, 2010

Dave Barringer—Natural Edge Bowls & Workshop

August 7, 2010

Jess Walls—TBD

September 11, 2010

TBA—TBD

October 9, 2010

TBA—TBD

November 13, 2010

Round Robin

December 11, 2010

Christmas Party