The Segmented Woodturners virtual chapter of the AAW is holding their annual board elections. Founding member and president, Malcolm Tibbetts, is not running for re-election having served for two terms already.
There are two positions up for election with three candidates. The candidates – Russ Braun, Wayne Miller and Jim Rodgers – have all [...]
One of the featured demonstrators listed in yesterday’s post about the Yellowstone Woodturners Symposium is Malcolm Tibbetts. Malcolm is a leading practitioner of segmented turning and is the current President of the Segmented Woodturners virtual chapter of the AAW. As we’ve previously posted, the Segmented Woodturners are holding their 3rd symposium in Lake Tahoe in [...]
The Segmented Woodturners virtual chapter of the AAW has released the May Club Summary. Here are some of the recent happenings:
The Winter/Spring Chapter Challenge has ended. There were twenty-seven entries in this contest based on feature rings. First place ended in a tie between Ken Cowell and Bill Wyko:
60th Anniversary Bowl by Tom Kenyon
The Segmented Woodturners virtual chapter of the AAW has published their March summary.
The Segmented Symposium is coming up in October and president Malcolm Tibbetts is encouraging those that are planning to attend to register soon to give the board a better idea of the number of [...]
Prayer Wheel by Tom Hohl
The Board of Directors of the Segmented Woodturners have announced the availability of two scholarships for registration fees for the Segmented Woodturners Symposium coming up in October. These scholarships are valued at $250 each.
The puropse of these scholarships is:
To increase educational resources to turners with a special interest [...]
There are two books widely recognized as essential in the library of a segmented woodturner. The first is Woodturning with Ray Allen by Dale Nish. The second is The Art of Segmented Woodturning by Malcolm Tibbetts.
Segmented woodturning has been around for a long time, but Ray Allen took the art to the next level. [...]
Talking Loud with Wood by Tom Lohman
The Segmented Woodturners virtual chapter of the AAW has released the December Club Summary. Here are some of the goings on:
Planning is well under way for the next Segmented Turning Symposium next October. If you have any interest in segmented turning you owe it to [...]
The Segmented Woodturners virtual chapter of the AAW has released the November Club Summary. Here are some of the goings on:
The first chapter challenge has ended. There were twenty-eight entries for this challenge which required that the vessel be constructed out of a single type of wood. There were many creative submissions. And the [...]