Waterloo-Welington Woodturners Guild

4 Feb 2019

Happy New Year! 

As we come to the end of our second calendar year, I am amazed at how far we have come in such as short time.  Our membership ranks have grown to 60 and we continue to grow as more local woodturners discover us.

Again this year I must thank all the membe...

25 Oct 2018

The monthly meeting was held on 25 October 2018 at our premises at the KW Naval Academy in Waterloo.

Our demonstrator for the evening was Carl Durance, demonstrating the making of Christmas ornaments. It was a very interesting demonstration.

Thank you, Carl! 

The Show and...

27 Sep 2018

The monthly meeting was held on 27 September 2018 at our premises at the KW Naval Academy in Waterloo.

Our demonstrator for the evening was Dave Bell, demonstrating the intricacies of making segmented pen blanks and the different options available to enhance the designs...

26 Jul 2018

Our monthly meeting was held on 26 July 2018 at the KW Naval Association in Waterloo.

Our demonstrator for the evening was Paul Newton, demonstrating the concept of Inside-out turning. It was a learning experience on our new Oneway lathe!!!

The show and tell ta...

28 Jun 2018

Our sixth monthly meeting for 2018 was held on 28 June 2018 at Lee Valley in Waterloo.

Our demonstrator for the evening was Dave Bell, demonstrating the different options for salvaging questionable turning blanks with epoxies, resins and CA glue, plus complime...

24 May 2018

Our fifth monthly meeting for 2018 was held on 24 May 2018 at Lee Valley in Waterloo.Our demonstrator for the evening was Robert Holmes, demonstrating the making of an pizza cutter/icecream scoop handle.

The show and tell table items for the day:

 Bob's first bowl!

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26 Apr 2018

Our fourth monthly meeting for 2018 was held on 26 April 2018 at Lee Valley in Waterloo.

Our demonstrator for the evening was Paul Newton, discussing different finishes to enhance and protect your precious turned art! A very informative session.

Paul gave some feedb...

22 Mar 2018

Our third monthly meeting for 2018 was held on 22 March 2018 at Lee Valley in Waterloo.

Our demonstrator for the evening was Carl Durance, unraveling the secrets of segmented turning, touching on design, cutting the segments, gluing the segments and rings and the f...

26 Jan 2018

Our first monthly meeting for 2018 was held on 25 January at Lee Valley in Waterloo. Paul was on his post as chairman as usual!

Our demonstrator for the evening was one of our members, Windekind Buteau-Duitschaever.

An excellent demo. We all have learned a lot from his e...

23 Nov 2017

Happy New Year! 

Well, we have come to the end of our first calendar year!  Congratulations Waterloo-Wellington Woodturners!

2018 has been a great first year for the Waterloo-Wellington Woodturners Guild.  Our membership numbers continue to increase as more people discov...

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