Piedmont Triad




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Piedmont Triad Woodturners Association meets the second Tuesday of each month in Greensboro, NC (location) and has members from throughout north central North Carolina. We are an official chapter of the American Association of Woodturners. Piedmont Triad Woodturners Association is a participating club in the North Carolina Woodturning Symposium  http://northcarolinawoodturning.com/

Links to Recently Added Items:   

      August Newsletter 7/30/17

      September Newsletter 9/3/17

      October Newsletter 10/1/17

      November Newsletter 11/10/17




      January 10, 2016   
      February 14, 2016   Don Leydens -- Two Part Goblets
      March 14, 2016    Bob Verne - Finishing Turnings
April 11, 2016   Jim Terry - Sharpening Station, Setup & Use
      May 9, 2016   Lan Brady - From Log to Bowl

June 13, 2016   Frank Penta - Multi-axis laminated piece, laminated handles

      July  8, 2016     Picnic - Shelter 4, Triad Park
      August 8, 2016  Jim Duxbury - Illusion
      September 12, 2016  Bob Schasse - Segmented Turning
      October 10, 2016  Tool Sale & Various Demos
      November 14, 2016 
      December 12, 2016   Christmas Party 6:30 PM

Piedmont Triad Woodturners are an active, friendly group of individuals all with a common interest in woodturning. We have a wide range of talent in the group ranging from some who are recognized nationally for their talent and those who are learning to turn. Interaction between members and their desire to share their knowledge with each other is evident from the conversations between members at our meetings. Our goal is to provide the community with an opportunity to experience the craft of woodturning through sharing, demonstrating and teaching.

Our meetings begin with a lot of interaction between members as they arrive and bring recent work for the instant gallery. The instant gallery often has a new members first piece and also pieces that we are all interested in learning how they turned and finished it. As the instant gallery is presented, members are given a chance to tell something about their entry.

A turning demonstration is part of each meeting, sometimes by one of our members and sometimes by a nationally known invited guest. There is always a time of questions and answers.  Sharing ideas and knowledge is the lifeline for all woodturners.  We pride ourselves in achieving the best possible method and then sharing our knowledge with others.  Our desire is to provide something for each member whether a beginner or experienced turner.

Our meetings are open to everyone so visit with us and experience what we have to offer.  You do not have to be a member to attend our meetings, but, if you wish to join our Chapter, please click here to obtain a Membership Application or Renewal Form

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