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

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