Meetings & Calendar
Edmonton Woodturners Guild meets at 6:45 pm on the second Thursday of each month except July and August. Scroll down to find a convenient map.
While Public Health Directives limit in person meetings, Guild meetings will be held online.
* Sawdust SessionSawdust Session
Time: 10:00 am
Open and unscripted agenda, log in from your shop and share your project or just lurk from the comfort of your easy chair.
Bert will be launching the meeting from his shop, some small projects on the lathe and also trial run for his latest tech gadget. An Elgato Stream Deck to make Presentation control, from the lathe, easy with just a push button. The Atem switcher with all the cables and computer can be across the room. It worked in the office now to do it from the workshop.
Drop in and chat and if possible have your camera on in the shop.
* Monthly MeetingMonthly Meeting
Time: 7:00 pm
* Eccentric Jewelry Turning - MaEccentric Jewelry Turning - Ma
Woodturners Interactive Remote Demonstration by Alan and Lauren Zenriech.
Why hide your turnings on a shelf? Turned jewelry is displayed proudly to many, many people. Pendants are a pleasure to wear, and to create.
Alan and Lauren Zenreich show the tools, techniques and procedures used to make their wood turned jewelry. They will be demonstrating from their shop and studio in New Jersey, via a live, interactive video connection, so you can see and hear them and they can see and hear the club members.
Layout and preparing of blanks for turning
Affixing work to an indexable offset backing plate using turner's tape
Multi axis positioning to facilitate boring holes and scribing lines
Turning the pendants, cutting arcs and beads, smoothing adjoining eccentric surfaces, cutting beads and preparing the work for finishing
Using the turnings as a canvas by incorporating semi-precious stones and beads, pyrography, archival inks and other embellishments in the pendants and necklaces.
Assembly techniques for inserting pins and jewelry findings
The event is scheduled to start at 2;00 pm MST.
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Meetings are held at Canadian Woodworker, 4920-99 Street, Edmonton, Canada