Our club's founder, Franck Johanessen, will be showing us how to turn a platter. After the demonstration there will be a Show & Tell session. Members are strongly encouraged to have their latest pieces on hand to show their fellow members.
Craig Timmerman is a full-time artist and production woodturner who lives near Austin, Texas. Craig has demonstrated at AAW Symposiums, SWAT symposiums, the Utah Symposium, the Rocky Mountain Symposium, and the North Dakota Symposium, as well as many AAW chapters. He has also has been featured on the HGTV show “That’s Clever.” You can see more of his work and find out more about him on his website: armadillowoodworks.com.
Our demonstrator for the evening will be Roger Dale Scott of Orlando FL (www.woodpops.com). Roger’s passion is creating functional and/or decorative wood items for the home. Since 2011, Roger has been a juried participant in many art shows throughout the Southeast including the Winter Park Art Festival. In 2015, he was invited to Factur, Orlando’s premier makerspace in Ivanhoe Village to be one of their resident artists and instructors. Since then he has introduced hundreds to Woodturning on the lathe. Roger will be showing us how to turn a box from a cube.
Trent Bosch is an internationally known turner based in Colorado. You are invited to go to www.trentbosch.com to see examples of his stunning works of art. This will be an interactive, remote video demonstration. The subject of Trent's demonstration will be the creation of a sunburst platter.
Frank began his turning career in 1992 by turning over 2,000 pens on his old Shopsmith. Since then he has instructed over 800 woodturning classes at Highland Woodworking. He has instructed or assisted woodturning classes at John C. Campbell Folk School 7 times. Frank has demonstrated at the Southern States and Turning Southern Style Symposiums. He has demonstrated and held hands-on workshops at many woodturning clubs throughout the Southeast. His beautifully turned wood art is sold through art galleries, by commission and at the Georgia State Fair. Frank will be turning a two part vase. There will also be a hands-on session the following day. Details to follow.
One of the most highly acclaimed professional woodturners on the international touring circuit, Cindy Drozda, will be visiting us from Colorado. This evening demonstration will be followed by two full days of hands-on workshops. The subjects will be turning a finial box as well as a box with a lid inlay.