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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


 

 

Christchurch Society of Woodturners

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


Programme for the Year 2019-20

D/ Demo= demonstration      C/ comp =Competition


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

 

  April 18 - Demo 1 - Natural edge -  Paul



  May  16 - Comp 1 Natural edge.  - Demo - Tool Sharpening. with normal grindstone, linisher & slow grinder


  June  9  - Sway Open Gardens - Club @ Clive's paddock with sales and demos.

  

  June 15 - (Saturday) Club @ Everton festival - Richard S , Rachel , David G, Joe


  June 20 - Demo 2 - Open Spirals - Graham



  July 18  -  Comp 2 - Open Spirals . Demo - Mirror Finish . Paul


  July13 or 18 or Aug 3 - (Saturday)  Club BBQ @ Bill Peach's start 6 pm Date to be confirmed.

 

  July 27/28 (Sat/Sun) Club @ Mudeford Art & Craft Show -


  Aug 10 - (Saturday) Club@ Ellingham Show - Bob W, Paul & others


  Aug 15 - Demo 3 - Spindle & Faceplate turning -  Paul


  Sep 19 - Comp 3 - Spindle & Faceplate turning . Guest demo TBA  

                                                 

  Oct 17 - Demo 4 - Handles & Feet - Graham 


  Nov 21 - Comp 4 - Handles & Feet -


  Dec 19 - Demo - decorative tool handles - Paul. Display of christmas decorations and Tea lights


                         2020

  Jan 16 - Demo 5 - Plywood  - Ed Walker


  Feb 20 - Comp 5 -  Plywood.  Demo Offset spindle turning - Paul 

                                                               

  Mar 19 - 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

Club shop - Rick Patrick rap_in_uk@hotmail.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