Channel Islands Woodturners is a local chapter of the American Association of Woodturners (AAW). Founded in 1986, the AAW is an international, nonprofit organization dedicated to the advancement of woodturning. Its mission is to provide education, information, and organization to those interested in turning wood.
American Woodturner, the journal of the AAW, is one of the most informative and widely read woodturning publications in the world. Each issue of this bi-monthly magazine (up to 70 pages) is packed with a wide array of articles focusing on everything from basic woodturning techniques and special projects to innovative design ideas.
For more information, including membership forms, visit the AAW website at www.woodturner.org.