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January 2011

  • The January 8 meeting of the West Michigan Wood Turners was called to order at 10 PM at Portage West Middle School.
  • Our club has 21 paid members and about 10 members who have not paid.
  • Several new books and DVD's have been purchased for our library.  These include Darlon's "Woodturing Techniques No. 3." Conover's, "The Fugal Woodturner", Rarfan "Turing Bowls", and DVD's on Carving and Burning. 
  • The club plans on hosting Matthew Hill for a professional demonstration and possible class later this spring.
  • Club members have submitted pieces for several current and upcoming shows.  These include the Carriage show at Three Rivers, and the KIA show in Kalamazoo.
  • The club's piece for the annual AAW convention was selected by an outside committee for this summer's AAW convention.  The winner was a hollow turning burl vessel by Jerry Kroehn.
  • This meetings demonstration was the use of the new nano hollowing toils by Jerry Kroehn.