May meeting: Video and discussion on segmented turning

Our next meeting will be 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 10, 2018. We’ll watch a video presentation on planning, designing, and creating a segmented bowl, followed by a discussion. Any who have done segmented turning are invited to share their experiences and methods. Business meeting agenda: We’ll be voting on club officers and the new … More May meeting: Video and discussion on segmented turning

Woodturning without sanding? Notes and pictures from the November meeting

At last night’s demo, Phil Holtan asked how many of us would be sad if we didn’t have to do any sanding. Nobody raised their hands. He went on to talk about steps you can take to reduce the need to sand, including: Using sharp tools. One point he raised here is that you don’t … More Woodturning without sanding? Notes and pictures from the November meeting

November meeting: Fundamentals and Fine Points of Turning a Bowl

Phil Holtan, our Patron, will give one of his signature presentations on bowl turning. Should be informative for everyone. “The coffee will be hot and the conversation habit forming!” You can learn more about Phil and his work at his website, Phil Holtan Woodturning. 7:00 p.m., Thursday, November 9, 2017, at In the Chips, 303 21st … More November meeting: Fundamentals and Fine Points of Turning a Bowl

September meeting and demo: How to mount wood on the lathe

The September meeting of the Minn-Dak Woodturners Association is coming up this week, Thursday, September 14th at 7 p.m. at In the Chips. We’ll have a brief business meeting, and then Jim McTavish will be demonstrating various methods for mounting wood on the lathe. In the Chips is located at 303 21st St. N., Moorhead, … More September meeting and demo: How to mount wood on the lathe

August get-together

We’re having an informal get-together at 7 p.m. this Thursday at Brian Geffre’s shop, 102 Eglon, Glyndon, MN 56547. Dessert and soft drinks or coffee and good conversation. Click here for a map of the location.