Show & Tell Task for June

The June Show & Tell task is the two part hollow form and will be on 20th June 2019, if you haven’t finished yours yet (or even started) there is still time.

Show & Tell July Task

The Show and Tell task for July will be the making of an Animal, The Demo for this task will be on 6th June 2019 by Walter and Rob. Any kind on animal can be made and as always your imagination is encouraged to run wild like a Tiger. Walter has given you a head start by providing a couple of plans for a Love Bird and a Cat if you get stuck, please click on the links to view or download the plans.

All Day Demo by Gary Rance

Gary Rance will be returning to the Nest on Saturday 20th July.
as always we will be starting at about 10am and going through till 4pm.

visitors are always welcome

Walters Dachshund Dog

During the April Task Show and Tell of a Three Legged Stool there was quite a lot of interest in the little Dachshund Dog that he had made so here is the drawing of the parts and a photo of the finished article. The drawing is a PDF and when printed it should be an exact size of the original.

Axminster Woodturning Competition

Axminster Display

Axminster Woodturning Competition


Thank you to those of you who supported the club last Saturday at the Axminster Woodturning Competition either by taking part, supplying items for the gallery or being there on the day.

We are pleased to say our gallery won first prize ( £30 voucher), Rob Williams won the clock competition ( £20 voucher) and a special thank you to Glyn for representing the club in the nerve racking ‘turning competition’ and came away with a well earned prize.

The vouchers will be used to buy equipment for the club.

A good day for the club – thank you.


AWGB 30th Birthday Bash

Nick Agar gave us a wonderful Demo Day at the nest. He showed us how he makes his famous Viking Bowl with the texturing and colouring. lots of hints and tips on tooling, decorating and sharpening. Air Brush techniques were discussed together with all sorts of colouring effects for Christmas decorations .

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