The Woodturners of Olympia are holding their 2016 symposium on July 23rd. Bob Espen will open the day followed by Michael Hosaluk. Bob will explain the why and how of filling, patching and coloring, sandblasting, and finishing burl. The Michael will discuss design considerations, then will demonstrate spindle work: bending, offset, subtractive techniques, a top, candle holder, ladle & spatula. Following lunch Michael will demonstrate a bowl with a carved element using subtractive techniques, unusual boxes and containers and artistic elements. There will also be door prizes. More information is available on their 2016 Symposium page.