January 23 9 to Noon No fee David Frank will demonstrate his flame chalice (natural edge) design approach and turning technique.
February 27 9 to 4:00 Members $35 Non-members $45 Lunch included Chris Pytlik will demonstrate the application of pigmentation, dye stain and deep color techniques. To see examples of Chris’s work, find him on Facebook – his page displays many of his works.
March 19 9 to Noon No fee Hands-On Learn to sharpen your tools and your skills with help from our experienced woodturners. Paid members of CIW and AAW may operate the Cabrillo Middle School wood shop machines including 6 lathes. Everyone is welcome to watch and learn. Photo booth Bring your favorite turnings to be photographed for our website gallery.
April 16 9 to Noon Tom Edwards “Faults and Fixes” A San Diego Woodturners Association board member, Edwards has been crafting with wood since high school, and seven years ago traded in his saw for a lathe. http://www.artinwood.org/t_edwards/tedwards.html
May 28 9 to 4:00 Members $35 Non-members $45 Lunch included Sally Ault will demonstrate turning a bowl with legs. She will conduct a workshop on the following day, Sunday, May 29 for 7 pre-registered participants. See examples of her work at http://sallyault.com.
June 25 9 to Noon No fee Sam Turner will create a spoon/ladle
July 16 Summer Picnic a potluck for members
August 3 through August 14 Ventura County Fair At the Ventura County Fairgrounds, Channel Islands Woodturners operate a booth to demonstrate woodturning and give finger-spinning tops to fairgoers. Members pieces are on display and entered to be judged.
August 27 9 to Noon No fee Paulo Marin will share his new tool material and offer hands-on time for paid members of CIW. Guests are welcome to watch and learn.
September 24 9 to Noon No fee CIW Members’ Tricks
October 29 9 to 4:00 Members $35 Non-members $45 Lunch included Art Liestman will demonstrate turning tea pots, towers and “just stuff.” See http://www.artliestman.com.
November 19 TBA
December 10 Winter Party a celebration for members