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Forthcoming Club Events for 2018

Thursday April 19th 7.00pm - 10.00pm Evening Demonstration

Evening demonstration from professional turner, Alan Thomas

Alan Thomas bowl
Saturday 28th April 8:30am - 1.00pm Training session

A hands on 'boxes and hollowing' training session will take place at the Village hall today; more details here.

Please contact Stephen Long for more information and to book your place

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Saturday May 5th 10.00am - 4.00pm All day demonstration

All day demonstration from professional turner, John Lancaster

John Lancaster
Thursday May 17th 7.00pm - 10.00pm Clubnight

Inhouse demonstrations:

  • Roger Hutton: Threading
  • Pete Johnson: A matched pair

Beginners' Corner: Bowl turning with Tony Bennett.

COMPETITION: 3 Different Turned Fruits

The usual draw and abrasives. Draw prizes always welcome.

fruit
Saturday June 9th 9.00am - 4.00pm All day demonstration

All day demonstration from professional turner, Colin Simpson

colin simpson
Thursday June 21st 7.00pm - 10.00pm Clubnight
In-house demonstrations of Annual Show Competition items:
  • A Pair of...
  • A Scoop or Ladle
Keith West demonstrating off-centre turning

Beginners' Corner: Long hole boring with John Haxell

village hall
Thursday July 19th 7.00pm - 10.00pm Clubnight
Evening demonstration from professional turner, Colwin Way fruit
Friday August 17th 1.30pm Setting up
Setting up for our annual show; many hands make light work! setting up
Saturday August 18th 10.00am - 4.00pm Annual Show

The club's main event for the year; our Annual Show.

With sales area, gallery of work, competition entries, prize draw and refreshments.

Exhibition of work from the Exeter Woodcarvers.

Including 4 COMPETITION categories:

  • Open
  • A Bowl or Platter (max diameter 30cm)
  • A Pair of...
  • A Scoop or Ladle

annual show
Thursday September 20th 7.00pm - 10.00pm Clubnight

Inhouse demonstration(s) - (TBA)

The usual draw and abrasives. Draw prizes always welcome.

village hall
Saturday October 13th 9.00am - 4.00pm All day demonstration

All day demonstration from professional turner, Dave Appleby

dave appleby
Thursday October 18th 7.00pm - 10.00pm Clubnight

Inhouse demonstration(s) - (TBA)

COMPETITION: ‘A Goblet’ (Turned drinking vessel with stem)

The usual draw and abrasives. Draw prizes always welcome.

village hall
Thursday November 15th 7.00pm - 10.00pm AGM

Our clubs AGM when you get the chance to have your say and input on the running of the club, demonstrations and events.

village hall
Thursday December 20th 7.00pm - 10.00pm Clubnight

Christmas Club Night: Mince Pies and Mulled Wine

Fun Competitions: Subjects TBA.

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