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We number about 80 members at all skill levels including beginners. We meet once a month on the 3rd thursday of the month at Mudeford Wood Community Centre at 7.30 pm (see 'our meeting place' map for details.

 

If you would like to find out more about us, then see the 'about us' page which gives a good summary of how we operate. If you want to visit us first as a guest, you will be made very welcome. If you use the 'contact us' page to let us know you're coming it would help us.

 

The committee is detailed at the bottom of this page,, as are links to other related websites

 

 

New Programme now set up

Christchurch Society of Woodturners

A club for all woodturners (including prospective turners) for The New Forest, Hants & Dorset

 

Programme for the Year 2018-19

D/ Demo= demonstration C/ comp =Competition

 

Meetings /Events on the 3rd Thurs of each month unless specified. Programme subject to change.

April 19 - Demo 1 by Paul - Spalted Timber

 

May 17 - Comp 1 Spalted timber. - Demo by John - Resin

 

June 9 - (Saturday) - Pro Turner Gary Rance Demo 11.15 start

 

June 16 - (Saturday) Club @Everton festival - Richard S , Rachel Watling, David Game

 

June 21 - Demo 2 . Fruit - John, Ed Walker, Adrian Hart

 

July 15 - (Sunday) Wild Sunday - Paul

 

July 19 - Comp 2 Fruit .Workshop - Finishes JB, GT, EW, Arbortech tools Richard S

 

July 21 - (Saturday) Club BBQ @ Greta & Paul's start 6 pm

July 24,25,26, Club @New Forest Show - Graham, John, Clive & others

 

July 28/29 (Sat/Sun) Club @Mudeford Art & Craft Show - Paul John, Graham & Clive

Aug 11 - (Saturday) Club@Ellingham Show - Bob W, Paul & others

 

Aug 16 - Demo 3 basic bowl- Deconstruction bowl or Wall Plaque - Paul

 

Sep 20 - Comp 3 - Basic Bowl . Workshop - Kit Projects

 

Sep 29 (Saturday) Pro demo Colwyn Way - 11.15 start

Oct 18 - Demo 4 - Animals - Graham - Birds & Mice

 

Nov 15 - Comp 4 Animals - . Guest Night - guitar man + Graham

 

Dec 20 - Quiz night - . Light food. Spinning Top comp 1- by hand 2 - assisted

 

2019

Jan 17 - Demo 5 - Spoons & Ladles - Paul

 

Feb 21 - Comp 5 Spoons & ladles. demo long & thin - Graham

Mar 21 - AGM & presentation of trophies - Wood Sale.

 

Committee , Contacts & Links to related Websites

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Chairman - John Bolt Vice Chair - Paul Reeves Treasurer - Clive Potter Secretary - Trevor Elliot

Membership & Website - Richard Slee

Committee - Greta Reeves, Trevor Elliot, Ian Wright, Graham Turner, Adrian Hart

Contacts - For General Info - Clive on cpotter@uwclub.net For Website and to contact (contact us page) - Richard on rslee46@gmail.com

 

 

DETAILS OF OTHER RELATED WEBSITES

 

Hants and Dorset Stickmakers stickmakers-hd.org (note that for their 'dorset do' there is a special website dorset-do.co.uk

 

Products

Danish Oil danish-oil.com (suggested by Vic Russel)

A Polishing shop (also suggested by Vic) -

http://www.thepolishingshop.co.uk/acatalog/Guide-to-Menzerna-Compounds-for-Woods--Plastics-and-Lacquer.html