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NWG Woodturning Competition 2010

NWG Woodturning Competition 2010

The Nova Woodturners Guild 2010 Woodturning Competition was held this past weekend and like the others before it was a great show! No, it was a fantastic show! No, it was a super show! Yeah, that was it. 🙂 There were almost fifty pieces entered by twenty different entrants with styles that ranged from furniture […]

The NWG Checks Out Chucking Options

The NWG Checks Out Chucking Options

This month’s meeting of the Nova Woodturners Guild focused on chucking options, the upcoming Woodturning Week at Lee Valley and a well participated Show and Tell session. David Wilkins presented an excellent tutorial on the extensive variety of chucking options available to today’s woodturner. He spoke at length on the four prong spur drive, the […]

NWG - On Competition Preparation

NWG – On Competition Preparation

The focus of this month’s meeting of the Nova Woodturners Guild was the club’s upcoming 2010 Woodturning Competition. We were fortunate to have John Macnab speaking on the competition preparation, form and artist’s intent. John recently won this year’s Lieutenant Governor’s Master Arts Award for his piece entitled CSDC 3-8 (Compound Spiral Double Cone No. […]