Category Archives: Demonstrations

Reminder: FVWG October meeting and Trent Bosch signup.

[ October 12, 2017; 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ] FVWG monthly meeting at Robert Bateman Secondary at 6:30 pm.

Don’t forget to sign up and pay for Trent Bosch coming on October 27th and Demo on October 28th. 

 
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FVWG General Meeting October 2017

[ October 12, 2017; 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ]

October 12th Guild Meeting at Robert Bateman Secondary – as usual on the second Thursday of the month –

6:30 Arrival, Setup, ”Chips Happen“ and Members Gallery viewing. And get advice in the “Problem Corner”

7:00 Meeting News, announcements, welcoming new and returning members. Renew your annual membership!

Sign-up for Trent Bosch workshop on Oct 26th and the demo […]

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FVWG Presents: Trent Bosch – Demo and Workshop

[ October 27, 2017; 8:30 am to 4:00 pm. October 28, 2017; 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. ] Sign up for Trent Bosch Demo or Workshop/Class by email.

Turners from other guilds are invited to attend the demo day (and that they can pay the lower $ at the door if they have signed up in advance.)

The workshop is also open to all with priority to FVWG members up to two weeks in advance.

Contact […]

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FVWG General Meeting May 2017

[ May 11, 2017; 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm. ]
May 11th Guild Meeting at Robert Bateman Secondary – as usual on the second Thursday of the month –

6:30 Arrival, Setup, ”Chips Happen“ with Ted Lightfoot and Neva Hilliard and Members Gallery viewing. And get advice in the “Problem Corner”

 

7:00 Meeting News, announcements, welcoming new and returning members

7:10 FVWG AGM. Nominations and Elections for guild […]

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Friday and Saturday – Beth Ireland Demos

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FVWG General Meeting April 2017

[ April 13, 2017; 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ]

April 13th Guild Meeting at Robert Bateman Secondary – as usual on the second Thursday of the month –

6:30 Arrival, Setup, ”Chips Happen“ with Gary Burns and Keith Ruttan and Members Gallery viewing. And get advice in the “Problem Corner”

7:00 Meeting News, announcements, welcoming new and returning members.

7:10 Feature: Ed Pretty will present a great demo Beyond A-B-C. Ed is […]

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FVWG Presents: Beth Ireland at Bow River

[ May 5, 2017; 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. May 6, 2017; 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. ] FVWG Presents: Beth Ireland Demos at Bow River May 5th and 6th

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GVWG Presents: Kirstin LeVier – Saturday Demo – Class on Sunday

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CANCELLED – FVWG Meeting February 2017

[ February 9, 2017; 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ]

CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER – SCHOOL CLOSED

February 9th Guild Meeting at Robert Bateman Secondary

– as usual on the second Thursday of the month –

6:30 Arrival, Setup, ”Chips Happen“ with John Halstad and Gloria Hebert and Members Gallery viewing. And get advice in the “Problem Corner”

7:00 Meeting News, announcements, welcoming new and returning members.
7:10 Feature: Art Liestman will present Teapots – […]

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FVWG Meeting January 2017

[ January 12, 2017; 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ]

January 12th Guild Meeting at Robert Bateman Secondary

– as usual on the second Thursday of the month –

6:30 Arrival, Setup, ”Chips Happen“ with Beverly Pears and Ross Paterson, and Members Gallery viewing. And get advice in the “Problem Corner”

7:00 Meeting News, announcements, welcoming new and returning members.

7:10 Feature: Robert Carlson will demo Lichtenberg Pyrography.

8:30 Special Meeting: The […]

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Lee Valley Turning Demonstrations – January 2017

A note from Ed Pretty:
Lee Valley Turning Demonstrations
January 2017
Lee Valley Tools Coquitlam will be promoting woodturning during the whole month of January 2017. To that end, many of their seminars are woodturning oriented and they plan to have in-store demonstrations every week; one session on Thursday and Friday evenings, three sessions on Saturdays and one […]

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Homemade Wood Collet by Calvin McCarthy

A Note from Calvin McCarthy
There was some interest shown after my demo last Thursday meeting about my home made collet. I am attaching a PDF which could be used if you think it would be helpful.  There are no exact dimensions because it will have to be made to fit each lathe individually, but woodturners […]

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FVWG Meeting November 2016

[ November 10, 2016; 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ]

 

November 10th Guild Meeting at Robert Bateman Secondary

– as usual on the second Thursday of the month –

 

6:30 Arrival, Setup, ”Chips Fly“, and Members Gallery viewing. And get advice in the “Problem Corner”

7:00 Meeting News, announcements, welcoming new and returning members. Sign-up for your annual membership!

7:10 Feature: Calvin McCarthy will demo the Beal Tapping System.

8:45 […]

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GVWG Presents: Eric Lofstrom

[ November 12, 2016; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. November 13, 2016; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. ] This just in…

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FVWG Meeting October 2016

[ October 13, 2016; 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ]

October 13th Guild Meeting at Robert Bateman Secondary

– as usual on the second Thursday of the month –

6:30 Arrival, Setup, ”Chips Fly“, and Members Gallery viewing. And get advice in the “Problem Corner”

7:00 Meeting News, announcements, welcoming new and returning members. Those who missed last month can sign-up for your annual membership!

7:10 A Hands-On Night: building […]

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GVWG Presents: Michael Blankenship Demo

[ September 24, 2016; 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. ] [gview file="http://fvwg.ca/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/Blankenship-GVWG-Sept-2016.pdf"]

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2016 Open Shops #3: Saturday at Barry Wilkinson and Bob Askew

[ June 4, 2016; 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ] [gview file="http://fvwg.ca/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/open-shops.pdf"]

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FVWG Presents: Michael Mocho

FVWG Presents: Michael Mocho
Hands on workshop Friday October 14th and a Demo day Saturday October 15th, 2016.
FVWG members: An expression of interest in attending a workshop or the demo day will be asked for at our June 2nd Guild meeting.
Michael Mocho has been a professional woodworker for over 38 years and teachs at some of […]

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GVWG Gallery Showing June 2016 – New Westminster

[ June 1, 2016; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ]

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FVWG – Spring 2016 Open Shops #3 – June 4th

[ June 4, 2016; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ] FVWG – Spring 2016 Open Shops #3 – June 4th
Six members have advised their willingness to host Open Shops this year. The third and last two are hosted by Bob Askew and Barry Wilkinson. Please do let them know you are coming via email or phone. Download a full Schedule here.

Bob Askew             Saturday, June […]

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