Events

Upcoming events

    • 15 Mar 2019
    • 17 Mar 2019
    • Linn County Fairground Albany OR

    Oregon Woodturning Symposium
    March 15, 16, 17
    Linn County fairgrounds in Albany


    The Oregon Woodturning Symposium returns to the Linn County fairgrounds in Albany March 15,16 and 17, 2109. The two previous symposiums were highly successful and very well-received. This edition will present another outstanding slate of demonstrators to expand your woodturning skills.

    • Sam Angelo, Jimmy Clewes, Cynthia Gibson
    • Michael Hosaluk, Art Liestman, Glenn Lucas, 
    • Richard Raffan, Seri Robinson, Jim Rodgers, 
    • Dave Schweitzer, Curtis Seebeck 

    The vendor show is back helping you satisfy that tool shopping urge.

    Don’t miss this outstanding gathering of wood turning demonstrations. If you attended in 2017, you know what a bargain OWS is. For more information and to register for the symposium go to oregonwoodturningsymposium.com.


    • 18 Mar 2019
    • 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    • Multnomah Arts Center
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    Glenn Lucas - Turning Bowls & Platters - All Day Demo

    Date:  Monday, March 18th, 2019
    Location: Multnomah Arts Center
    Time:  9am-3pm
    Cost:  $45 - Lunch Included

    Glenn Lucas is one of the best known woodturners in the world today.  Although most often recognized as a bowl turner, his skills cover much more of the woodturning landscape.

    Northwest Woodturners is please to welcome Glenn for an extended demonstration on 18 March, 2019.  The demonstration will include Glenn’s approach to laying out and turning a bowl, methods for turning a platter (how do you get that bottom flat?), methods for better tool control, sanding and finishing utility pieces. 

    He will also discuss his approach to sharpening and sharpening jigs and the specific tools he uses. It is sure to be a great day for expanding your woodturning skills regardless of your level of expertise. Lunch will be provided to more efficiently use the days scheduled time.

    • 19 Mar 2019
    • 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Dale Larson's Shop - Gresham, Or
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    Glenn Lucas - Turning Bowls & Sharpening Tools - Hands-On Class

    Date:  Tuesday, March 19th, 2019
    Location: Dale Larson's Shop - Gresham, Or
    Time:  9am-4pm
    Cost:  $150 



    Northwest Woodturners is pleased to offer two single day classes with Glenn Lucas.  Both days will be the same class.

    The class will cover all aspects of bowl turning from design to final finishing.  All of Glenn’s classes emphasize the mechanics of cutting, making the right cut in the right place.  Attention to sharpening methods always play a big part in his classes and these will be no different. 

    Glenn is an outstanding instructor as well as an exceptional turner.  Classes will be limited to eight students per day.  Once registered, participants will receive details on location, tools and materials to be provided.  You will be expected to supply your own turning tools and safety equipment including a face shield. 

    Please plan to bring your own lunch as there are no convenient restaurants nearby,

    • 20 Mar 2019
    • 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Dale Larson's Shop - Gresham, Or
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    Glenn Lucas - Turning Bowls & Sharpening Tools - Hands-On Class

    Date:  Wednesday, March 20th, 2019
    Location: Dale Larson's Shop - Gresham, Or
    Time:  9am-4pm
    Cost:  $150 



    Northwest Woodturners is pleased to offer two single day classes with Glenn Lucas.  Both days will be the same class.

    The class will cover all aspects of bowl turning from design to final finishing.  All of Glenn’s classes emphasize the mechanics of cutting, making the right cut in the right place.  Attention to sharpening methods always play a big part in his classes and these will be no different. 

    Glenn is an outstanding instructor as well as an exceptional turner.  Classes will be limited to eight students per day.  Once registered, participants will receive details on location, tools and materials to be provided.  You will be expected to supply your own turning tools and safety equipment including a face shield. 

    Please plan to bring your own lunch as there are no convenient restaurants nearby,

Past events

07 Feb 2019 February Meeting: Dale Larson - From Tree to Bowl
03 Jan 2019 January Meeting - Annual Tool Swap
01 Nov 2018 November Meeting: Can This Project Be Saved?
04 Oct 2018 October Meeting: Holiday Ornaments, Gifts and Decorations
22 Sep 2018 Turning a Box - Hands On Class
06 Sep 2018 September Meeting: Turning a Box - Tom Willing
11 Aug 2018 Jon Schilling Shop Sale
04 Aug 2018 August Meeting: Annual Picnic and Auction
14 Jun 2018 AAW 2018 Symposium - Discounted Tickets
07 Jun 2018 July Meeting: Cancelled...NO MEETING THIS MONTH!
07 Jun 2018 June Meeting: Turning a Sphere - Tom Willing
12 May 2018 Meals on Wheels Bowl-a-Thon
03 May 2018 May Meeting: Surface Spiraling & Texturing - by John Beechwood
05 Apr 2018 April Meeting: Multi-Station Technique Demonstrations
10 Mar 2018 Sharpening Skills - Hands On Class
01 Mar 2018 March Meeting: Mike Meredith - Pepper & Salt Mills
03 Feb 2018 Ashley Harwood on Turning Skills - All Day Demo
02 Feb 2018 Bowl Turning Skills - Hands On Class
01 Feb 2018 February Meeting:Demonstrator Ashley Harwood
04 Jan 2018 January Meeting - Annual Tool Swap
02 Nov 2017 November Meeting:Demonstrator Jerry Harris "Turning a Cowboy Hat" and Annual Elections
05 Oct 2017 October Meeting: Dan Tilden, "Exploring Natural Edge Designs"
08 Sep 2017 Making Animated Toys - All Day Demo
07 Sep 2017 September Meeting: Animated Toys by Richard Dlugo
05 Aug 2017 August Meeting: Annual Picnic and Auction
08 Jul 2017 Hands On Class: Tania Radda: Embellishing Your Turnings with Cold Bend Hardwood
06 Jul 2017 July Meeting: Tania Radda: Artful Turnings Using Cold Bend Hardwood
17 Jun 2017 Woodworker Estate Sale - Update
01 Jun 2017 June Meeting: Lloyd Johnson: The Latest Trends in Segmented Turning
13 May 2017 Making a Windsor Stool
04 May 2017 May Meeting: Miguel Hernandez: Multi-axis off-center turning
06 Apr 2017 April Meeting: Tom Wiling: Turning an egg form
02 Mar 2017 March Meeting: Rick Rich - Turning a Windsor Stool
02 Feb 2017 February Meeting: Michael Ferreira - Unique Color Finishes
22 Jan 2017 TVFD "Plug" Program and Spindle Turning Class
01 Dec 2016 December Meeting - No Meeting - Merry Christmas!
03 Nov 2016 November Meeting: Elections, Tom Willing - Chucking and Scott Trumbo Serious Toolworks
06 Oct 2016 October Meeting: Reed Gray: 3 Skills for Turning
24 Sep 2016 Turner's shop sale- Saturday, Sept 24, 2016
24 Sep 2016 Tom Wirsing - Platter Work - Hands-On Class - Saturday
23 Sep 2016 Tom Wirsing - Platter Work - All-day demo - Friday
01 Sep 2016 September Meeting: Tom Hasting-Turning Natural Edge Bowls
13 Aug 2016 Spindle Turning and Beyond w/Graeme Priddle & Melissa Engler- All-day demo
12 Aug 2016 Spindle Turning and Beyond w/Graeme Priddle & Melissa Engler- Hands-On Class
06 Aug 2016 NWWT Picnic & Auction
16 Jul 2016 Sharpening - Techniques, Jigs and Grinders
07 Jul 2016 July Meeting: Carl Jacobson: Three Piece Boxes
25 Jun 2016 Wally Dickerson shop sale- Saturday, June 25
02 Jun 2016 June Meeting: Phil Lapp: Hollowing Systems & Trent Bosch Visualizer System
05 May 2016 May Meeting: Steve Newberry: Turn a Ladle
07 Apr 2016 April Meeting: Terry Gerros - Twists (April 7, 2016)
03 Mar 2016 March Meeting: Rotating Demos (March 3, 2016)
20 Feb 2016 Ashley Harwood - Hands-On Class (Saturday Feb 20, 2016)
19 Feb 2016 Ashley Harwood - All-Day Demo (Friday Feb 19, 2016)
04 Feb 2016 February Meeting: Dale Larson - From Tree to Bowl (Feb 4, 2016)
07 Jan 2016 January Meeting - 1-7-16 - Annual Tool Swap
03 Dec 2015 December Meeting - No Meeting - Merry Christmas!
05 Nov 2015 November Meeting 11-5-15 - Turning a Crotch - Phil Lapp
01 Oct 2015 October Meeting 10-1-15 - Jim Hall - Ornaments
05 Sep 2015 Christian Burchard – All Day Class
04 Sep 2015 Christian Burchard – All Day Demo
03 Sep 2015 September Meeting - Christian Burchard
08 Aug 2015 NWWT Picnic & Auction
06 Aug 2015 August Meeting - Canceled - Auction Instead
11 Jul 2015 North Woods - Warehouse Sale & Open House
02 Jul 2015 July Meeting 7-2-15 - Finishing Techniques
20 Jun 2015 Guild Day at Rockler's - CANCELLED
13 Jun 2015 Wood Selection & Processing - Refine Your Skills
04 Jun 2015 June Meeting 6-4-15
22 May 2015 Portland City Fair Demonstrators Needed
02 Apr 2015 April meeting
06 Mar 2015 Oregon Woodturning Symposium - Volunteer Work
05 Mar 2015 March Meeting
28 Feb 2015 Sharpening - Refine Your Skills
05 Feb 2015 February Meeting

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