A cocanut chalice by Dave Rolstone

Our programme of monthly meetings include a few demonstration evenings by well known local professionals and gifted amateurs but we specialise in 'Hands On' practical sessions which our members always seem to prefer.

The programme is subject to change without notice so please check back regularly for the latest information.

Date Event Competition Piece

2022 Programme

Jan' 26th 2022 'Hands On' - Beginners project; A Goblet.

+++ Mini Demo. Preparing a celtic cross. With member Bob Winter.

A 'Holiday' Decoration / Ornament.
Feb' 23rd 2022 'Hands On' - Beginners project; A Hollow Form.

+++ Members Mini Demo... Inside out turning - No glue. With Tim Holmes.

A 'Goblet' any form or type.
March 7th 2022 Committee meeting. 7.00pm in Committee room.
Members are welcome to come along to the committee meetings either to just watch or to take part. Please drop Jeremy an email so we have enough chairs set out.
March 23rd 2022 'Hands On' - Beginners project; Making a 'finial' a 'Hollow Form' Definition of hollow form is a vase or pot where the opening is narrower than the form.
April 27th 2022 Tonight we welcome back Mike Haselden from Southampton. Mike is a skilled and imaginative turner and we have much enjoyed his previous visits. A turned piece with a finial. Never mind what the 'piece' is. It is the finial that matters.
May 25th 2022 'Hands On' - Beginners project; Small bowls. A 'nut' Platter. How do you stop the nuts falling off ?
June 6th 2022 Members are welcome to come along to the committee meetings either to just watch or to take part. Please drop Jeremy an email so we have enough chairs set out.
June 22nd 2022 'Hands On' - Beginners project; A simple Box.. T B C.
July 27th 2022 'Hands On' - Beginners project; A Tea Light. In the interest of safety ( or political correctness ) the hole should be large enough to hold a glass insert for the candle..... Unless you are using a battery one. A Box. Try thinking out of it.
August 24th 2022 Toniht we welcome Tony Jones, a professional turner from Droitwich near Worcester. A Tea Light, Single ? Multiple ?
September 5th 2022 Committee meeting. 7.00pm in Committee room. If you would like to come and watch or join in please drop Jeremy an email
September 28th 2022 A short AGM followed by a 'hands on' session A Bowl. any size or shape.... How thin can you go ?.
October 26th 2022 'Hands On' - Beginners project; Making Fruit T B C
November 23rd 2022 'Hands On' - Beginners project; Christmas Decorations. Something 'Fruity'
December 5th 2022 Committee meeting. 7.00pm in Committee room. If you would like to come and watch or join in please drop Jeremy an email
December 14th ? 2022 Hands on. Finish off all your turned Christmas decorations. T B C