NUTMEG WOODTURNERS LEAGUE
Founded 1989 A local chapter of the American Association of Woodturners Brookfield, Ct.
SAT., APRIL 15
AT DON METZ'S STUDIO
Learn-n-turn meetings were once a regular feature of Nutmeg, but suspended during the pandemic. No more They're back, beginning with a meeting at Don Metz's studio, in Southbury. Don will host a session on "Salad Spoons at the Lathe and Using the Spoon Machine."
SAT. & SUN., MARCH 25 & 26
TOTALLY TURNING SYMPOSIUM,
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y.
A weekend of professional turning demonstrations, a gallery of work. a trade show, and more. This year's demonstrators include Hans Weissflog, Cindy Drozda,
Glen Lucas, and Beth Ireland.
Cost: $200 in advance for two days, $150 in advance for one day. Prices are higher at the door. Click here for more information and to register.
Do you have an idea for a demo? Would you like to present a demo at a future club meeting? Let us know—we're happy to have new ideas. Email your suggestion to: firstname.lastname@example.org
FRI., MARCH 31 - SUN. APRIL 2
10 am - 4:30 pm each day,
TURN A TEAPOT, WITH DON METZ
This class will give you all the necessary information and instruction to create and turn a beautiful contemporary style teapot on the lathe. You will learn how to design teapots, spouts and handles using various design tools and techniques. In addition, you will learn woodturning techniques such as cutting, shaping hollowing, scraping, carving, and spout and handle making using appropriate woodturning tools. Each student will take home a beautifully designed and crafted decorative teapot.
Where: Brookfield Craft Center, 286 Whisconier Road, Brookfield.
Cost: $424. Click here to register.