May 2023 meeting and demo: Hair Pins and Fine Finials.

7 p.m., Thursday, May 11 

SPECIAL LOCATION: Moorhead High School Career Academy

Thin spindle work can be a little intimidating. Jim McTavish will be giving a demonstration of the tools and techniques you can use to create attractive hair pins, detailed finials, and other small diameter spindle projects.

NOTE: We are meeting this month at the Moorhead High School Career Academy, 2800 27th Ave S, Moorhead (just east of Menards). Park on the north-east side of the building and come to door #16. (Click here for a map.)

BOARD MEMBER ELECTION: We will also be voting on the following slate of board members:

  • President: Roy Jacobsen
  • Vice President: Paul Hedman
  • Secretary: Jim McTavish
  • Treasurer: Ron Erickson
  • Board members:
    Ruth Severson
    Derek Wiseman
    Charles Bush
    Ron Williams
    [Open position]

Bring a friend, and bring something for Show and Tell! We’d love to see what you’ve been working on! As in the past, we’ll start gathering at about 6:30 p.m. to socialize, and the formal meeting begins at 7 p.m.


Basic Bowl turning class

We’re working on holding a one-day class on basic bowl turning. Details are still to be determined, but this would likely be offered on a Saturday in May or June. If you’re interested, send an email to Roy Jacobsen.


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