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AWA – Sasco Drops By For A Visit

This month’s meeting of the Atlantic Woodworkers Association featured a visit and demonstration from the owners and staff of Sasco Products Limited. Sasco Products, formerly known locally as ChemCraft, manufactures and carries a full spectrum of environmentally responsible wood coatings and finishes, wood protection and wood preservation for every market. Sasco Products Limited started its […]

The AWA Gets Unhinged At Lee Valley

The AWA Gets Unhinged At Lee Valley

This month’s meeting of the Atlantic Woodworkers Association featured an informative session with Lee Valley’s Assistant Manager, Kevin Hurst, who spoke to us about hinges, all kinds of hinges. Kevin, who used to be a professional cabinet maker before working with LV, focused his presentation on the most common questions regarding hinges that they are […]

SketchUp

The AWA Gets All Sketched Up!

The first meeting for the Atlantic Woodworkers Association’s 2010-2011 season kicked off with a great presentation from member Mike Bielby on the basics of Sketchup, the popular 3D sketching software. Mike uses the program quite extensively and therefore he is quite familiar with it, and it showed. He took us on an excellent tour through […]

AWA – A Trip Down Memory Lane

This month’s meeting of the Atlantic Woodworkers Association was a trip down memory lane with a review of the year’s 1988 and 1992 that featured a video tour of two past exhibitions. Yes, there was even popcorn! The exhibition held May 17-28 1988 was hosted at the Anna Leonowens Gallery and the exhibition held in […]