Project Category: 2008

Easter Show 2008

The Royal Easter Show 2008 Special Awards Supreme Exhibit Terry Scott – Curl Best Overall Woodturner Terry Scott Best Item by First Time Turner Andrew Bright–Pepper Mill The Auckland Prize Pepi Waite – Large Bowl Youth Award Luke Crowsen –  Swamp Kauri Platter Domestic Ware First: Jasper Murphy Oak Rocking Chair Second: Jasper Murphy Corner Chair Third: Dick Veitch Oak Bin Plates and platters First: Terry Scott Jacobs Platter Second: Luke Crowsen Swamp Kauri Platter Third: Mike Lewis Ancient Kauri Platter Plain Bowls First: Ken Thomas Eucalyptus Bowl Second: Mike Lewis Norfolk Island Pine Bowl Ornamental First: Gordon Pembridge...

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Kawerau 2008

National Woodskills Festival Kawerau 2008 Special Awards 1st Whakairo and Best Local Entry Joe Kemp – Survivor –  Swamp Totara       1st Toys Models and Replicas Des Kendrick – Flick of Course – Jara     1st College Age Woodturning Luke Crowsen – Untitled Carving Kiwiana Theme 1st: Megan Godfrey Tui – Black Walnut 2nd: Lawson Worsnop Sunlight Open Carving and Sculpture 1st: Derek Kerwood Almost – Accacia 2nd: Jack Redman Ceremonial paddle hoe & stand 3rd: Jane Allnatt Allure – Douglas fir Highly Commended: Huub Maas My citrus dried College Age Miscellaneous 1st: Scott Saunders Chair...

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Feilding Collaboration 2008

Feilding Turning Collaboration 2008 This Gallery contains all the completed pieces from the Collaboration Held in Fielding between 16 and 22 January 2008 Red Beech Made by: Dick Veitch, Roy Miers and Jan Ottow. Using: red beech burl with swamp kauri foot, black paint and sand blasted. 220mm dia Sphere Made by: Roy Miers, Dick Veitch and Jan Ottow. Using: black maire on ash burl with gold in molding paste. 200mm dia Feilding Sky Tower Made by: Jan Ottow, Rex Haslip, Heather Vivian and Dick Veitch. Using: rimu and holly with pyrography and interference colours. 120mm dia Reclining Nude...

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Treeworkx Open Day 2008

Treeworkx Open Day 2008 12th of July 2008 saw 70 hardy souls brave a cold Waikato day to enjoy another Treeworkx Open Day. As usual the cold weather faded into the background as Graeme and Ron put on a great day with a wide range of demonstrators, great trade displays and the usual fine food. Graeme welcomes everyone to Waharoa for another Treeworkx Open Day Eric Wolfe was one of the featured demonstrators Some of Erics off centre turning Some of Erics off centre turning Fred Irvine captured the audience with his demonstration of Ornamental Turning Applying the finer...

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Taupo Jamboree 2008

Taupo Jamboree 2008 Over the weekend of 7 to 9 March 2008, 60 turners and a number of observers gathered for the first Taupo Jamboree. This event takes over from the Turangi Jamboree, with the venue now in Taupo. The Spa Hotel complex on Upper Spa Road was the was where it all happened, and with Accommodation, the resturant and bar and the venue for the event all on the same site, A great weekend was had by all. As you can see from the following photos, a lot of fun was had, and I hear that next year...

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Upcoming Events

  1. For Every Season

    April 6 @ 8:00 am - April 22 @ 5:00 pm
  2. Taupo Jamboree

    April 20 @ 9:00 am - April 22 @ 3:00 pm
  3. Waiora Turn Inn

    April 27 @ 8:00 am - April 29 @ 5:00 pm
  4. The South Island Funday

    May 12
  5. Manawatu Open Day

    May 20 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  6. Manawatu Roundup

    July 13 @ 12:00 pm - July 15 @ 4:00 pm
  7. NAW Annual General Meeting

    July 21 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  8. Edendale Weekend

    August 17 @ 8:00 am - August 19 @ 5:00 pm
  9. Symposium

    October 4 @ 4:00 pm - October 7 @ 1:00 pm
  10. Spin-a-round

    October 26 @ 12:00 pm - October 28 @ 3:00 pm

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