Category Archives: Hollow Forms

FVWG General Meeting December 2017

[ December 14, 2017; 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ] December 14th 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.

7:10 Featured Demos: Chucking and Holding lathe work will be presented by 3 of our seasoned […]

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FVWG Meeting October 2015

[ October 8, 2015; 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ]

October 8th 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 […]

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FVWG Meeting November 2014

[ November 13, 2014; 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ] November 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

7:10 Feature: John Spitters will demonstrate turning a hollow form with a long bar system.

8:45 […]

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Points of Interest: Hollowing by Lyle Jamieson

Points of Interest is an on going series of web discoveries by Guild members.
I received this note from Langley woodturner and writer Allan Cusworth.
“I subscribe to Lyle Jamieson’s [Traverse City, MI] newsletter on hollowing. Some of our members may want to subscribe to this newsletter. Even though he predominantly talks about his laser equiped hollowing […]

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FVWG Presents: A Hands-On Class with Artisan Molly Winton at Bow River Woods

[ March 14, 2014; 9:00 am to 4:30 pm. ] Friday March 14th, at Bow River Woods, the FVWG hosts a day long, hands-on class with international artisan Molly Winton. Class size is limited to 8.

“Since childhood I have always had an interest in Native American cultures, lore, and artwork. I have also been fascinated by prehistoric cave drawings and petroglyphs. These interests have served to be an inspiration […]

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Mike Jackofsky coming to the Greater Vancouver Woodturners Guild

[ November 2, 2013; 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]  Mike Jackofsky coming to the Greater Vancouver Woodturners Guild

Due to a cancellation there is a spot available in the Mike Jackofsky workshop hosted by the Greater Vancouver Woodturners guild.

It is a two day workshop November 4 and 5. Our new low rate for a two day workshop is now $185. This is a great opportunity […]

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FVWG November Meeting 2013

[ November 14, 2013; 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ] November 14th 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.

7:10 Feature:  Segmented Turning – with Colin Delory.

“As a lover of wood I enjoy reclaiming prunings of various tree species and other so-called waste woods and […]

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Binh Pho Demonstration at Bow River Woods April 13th, 2013

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FVWG welcomes Binh Pho in April

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Woodturners of Olympia – 2013 Symposium – John Jordan and Jack Wayne

[ July 27, 2013; 7:00 am to 5:00 pm. ]
Creativity in Woodturning 2013
Woodturning Symposium
Presenting John Jordan and Jack Wayne
July 27, 2013 ~ Lacey, Washington. Cost: $90.-/$100.- after June 1st.

John Jordan

Aesthetics, Hollowing, Texturing, and Carving

Jack Wayne

Turning Thin, and Finishing

Register Online
Register by Mail

Click on the below links for more information:

Symposium Flyer – details, meals, workshops and more!

Directions – Komachin Middle School

Recreational Vehicle / Camping Information

 Hotels in Lacey, WA

There are […]

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David Ellsworth at Northwest Washington Woodturners

[ March 23, 2013; 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
A group from the FVWG is planning to go see David Ellsworth. If you are interested in carpooling, email Beverley Pears, who is organizing on our behalf.

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For Sale: “Roughed out” bowls, vases and more

Downsizing the workshop. First come… first choice.
“Roughed out” bowls, vases and natural edge pieces for sale.
Dozens available. Many species.

Small – $15, Med.  – $25, Large – $35, XLarge – $50 (approximately 20″ to 22″)
Call Bob at 604 530 7304 to arrange a time  

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Points of Interest: Aftermath of an accident

Points of Interest is an ongoing series of web discoveries by Guild members.
Beverley Pears found and sent this blogpost by Lynne Yamaguchi.
http://www.lynneyamaguchi.com/wordpress/2012/09/28/an-accident/
Lynne had a bad lathe accident recently. Reading the post is a good reminder to us all.
Thanks for bringing this forward Beverley.
 

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FVWG September Meeting 2012

[ September 13, 2012; 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ] September 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”.

Registration night for 2012/13 season.

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

7:10 Hollow turning:  Murray Sluys will demonstrate the design, tools and techniques of turning a good hollow form.

8:45 Coffee, Tea and […]

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Going to the Symposium in Olympia on Saturday?

Is anyone going to see David Ellsworth at the Symposium in Olympia on Saturday?
Who’s carpooling?
Leave comments below.
Derek

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Points of Interest: Turning a Hollow Form

Points of Interest is an ongoing series of web discoveries by Guild members.
Mike O’Leary sent me to a article about Bihn Pho on this site called The Craftsman’s Path: A chronicle of woodworking and furniture design. It is run by Mark Mazzo. It was a good account of Mark taking a class from Bihn Pho. But this site […]

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Woodturners of Olympia – 5th Annual Symposium

[ July 28, 2012; 7:00 am to 5:30 pm. ]
W o o d t u r n e r s  of  O l y m p I a
Present
Creativity in Woodturning
The AAW Chapter, Woodturners of Olympia are presenting their fifth annual symposium, “Creativity in Woodturning” featuring David Ellsworth and James Leary.

The date is July 28, 2012 from 7:50 a.m. until 5:15 p.m. It will be held […]

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Making Urns from Cedro at Bow River

[ February 18, 2011; ] On Friday Feb 18 Murray Sluys will be doing a demo at Bow River on making urns from Cedro a submerged wood that came from the flooded area of the Panama Canal (Lake Gatun). Anything could happen or not happen. Murray found out, and will share the secrets.

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