January 14, 2020 – Shiny Finishes – John Sinosky

John has displayed a variety of pieces at our monthly “Instant Gallery”. All have been well finished.  Join us and John as he demonstrates some of his approaches to obtaining, “Shiny Finishes.”. His presentation will include a demonstration of the use of an Air Brush.

December 10, 2019 – Turned Wooden Pendants – Dave Fairman

Dave will demonstrate the techniques that he used to make these beautiful pendants…  just in time for Christmas!

November 12, 2019 – “Let’s Make Bowls” – John Sinosky

John is leading an effort to “initiate” our five new members with a Bowl Turning Tutorial.  Each new member will be paired with an accomplished member who will coach the new member through the process of turning a bowl.  If any other members would like to participate as tutor or tutee, please contact John at john.sinosky@gmail.com. This promises to be a very interesting and instructive evening – join us! 

October 8, 2019 – Wood-Mizer – Chris Weiland, BA Harrington, and Todd Steffy

This month’s program is a demonstration of the operation of the University’s Wood-Mizer saw mill. Details:

  • The meeting will be held at the Robertshaw facilities building at the corner of Rose Street and Robertshaw Drive.  That is at the lower left corner of this IUP Campus Map.
  • Parking is available; BA suggests parking alongside the gravel access road that goes past the shed.
  • If you want a chair, bring your own.
  • There is a room available in the building, so bring your CHIPS entries and submissions for the Instant Gallery (don’t forget your name/species label).
  • Elections for all officer positions will be held – bring our nominations.  Be sure to attend … absent folks might be nominated and elected :-).

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