Project Category: 2017

Treeworkx Competition June 2017

Treeworkx Competition June 2017 Winner Warwick Day Box c WoodPuriri EmbellishedRouter, Pyrography, Turquoise Flock on inside FinishBronze Paint Size120mm high ClubSouth Auckland Woodturners Guild Experience8 years Entries from the Manawatu Woodworkers Guild Borromean Rings Wood: Totara Finish: Tung Oil Size: 50mm x 50mm. Experience: 1 year Michael Osborne Square Ball Wood: Ash Finish: Buffed Wax Size:  100mm x 100mm. Experience: 1 year Michael Osborne Entries from the Northland Woodturners and Woodworkers Club Vase Wood: Bottle Brush Embellished: Plastic Tube & Artificial Flowers Finish: Kauream Size: 220mm x 130mm. Experience: 1 year Jenny deWeyer Telephone Wood: Pine & MDF Finish:...

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Taranaki Woodcraft Festival 2017

Taranaki Woodcraft Festival 2017 7th Bi-Annual Taranaki Woodcraft Festival This gallery contains the results of each catagory plus a photograph of the all the placed entrys in each group. Woodturning – Traditional 1st Bruce Cowley 2nd Terry Scott 3rd equal Gordon Oliver 3rd equal Gordon Oliver Woodturning – Open Artistic 1st Bruce Cowley 2nd equal Graeme McIntyre 2nd equal Bruce Cowley Pinus Radiata or Macrocarpa 1st Colin Robinson 2nd Bruce Cowley 3rd Jim Lowe Carving / Sculpture 1st Bruce Cowley 2nd Elize Smith 3rd Elize Smith Novice Open to Contestants who have not previously won a prize in an Open...

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Easter Show 2017

The Royal Easter Show 2017 Photos: Dick Veitch Special Awards Best of Show S Petterson Best Overall Woodcrafter Dick Veitch Best Item by a First Time Entrant Bowl 1 (Kauri) by Bob Martin Decorated Bowl 1st Stephen Petterson Antarctica 2nd Dick Veitch Rolled Koa 3rd Cam Cosford Platterette Kauri Merit Terry Scott Untitled 1 Plain Bowls 1st Dick Veitch A School Gift 2nd Dick Veitch Hardy Local 3rd Dick Veitch Curly Koa Merit Troy Grimwood Puriri Bowl Plates and platters 1st Terry Scott On Display 2nd Chris Hooton Rimu Platter 3rd Terry Scott Walnut with Leaves Merit Neil Joynt...

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Treeworkx Competition March 2017

Treeworkx Competition March 2017 Winner Graeme Mackay Little Thing Bowl c WoodBlack Maire EmbellishedBrass cast form FinishIan Fish Size180mm x 100mm ClubSouth Auckland Woodturners Guild Experience9 years Entries from the Wairarapa Woodworkers Guild Two Lidded Pots Wood: Rimu and Black Beech Finish: Nitro cellulose and Carnauba wax Size: Item 1 Height 100 mm x Diameter 62 mm. Item 2. Height 120 mm x Diameter 70 mm. Experience: 10 years Nick Crozier Entries from the South Auckland Woodturners Guild Vase Wood: Indian Bean Tree Finish: Varnish Size: 150mm Experience:  Novice 1 year Alastair Drysdale Pepper Grinder Wood: Rimu Finish: Beall Buff Size: 280mm Experience: 10 years Bill...

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Hawkes Bay Turning Collaboration 2017

Hawkes Bay Turning Collaboration 2017 This invitational Turning Collaboration began at Fielding in 2006. Over the following four years in that town the style and content of the Collaboration grew and matured. In 2011 the Collaboration moved to Putaruru with new and different challenges. Now it is held at Napier Boys High in sunny Hawkes Bay, this year with 30 invited participants – not all woodturners – some painters, carvers, and a silversmith. This year teams of three were given three challenges which are shown in the photos in this gallery. Photos 1 to 9 are made from 100...

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Upcoming Events

  1. Participation 2017

    September 15 @ 8:00 am - September 17 @ 3:00 pm
  2. Spin-a-round

    October 27 @ 12:00 pm - October 29 @ 3:00 pm
  3. Scrollsaw Workshop

    April 14, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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