Meeting Reviews

January 9, 2018 Meeting Review
Gary Weeks, Secretary

Chuck Haas called the meeting to order and invited guests and new members to introduce themselves. He turned the floor over to Kevin Kirlin. He introduced Gary Weeks who has volunteered to assume the duties of secretary. He was elected by the club members to the secretary position.

John Twedt announced that Artistry in Wood would be held this spring. He passed around a signup sheet for volunteers to help with the event. This Saturday the furniture SIG would meet. The topic will be dovetails with John demonstrating his technique.

Tom Brumback said they were developing classes on studio furniture by Peter Casper and sawhorses from one piece of plywood by Bob Scott.

Ron Hilliard reported on the Christmas party. The party planning has been the responsibility of the Program Committee for several years. He felt that the party should have a committee focused just on this event. He passed a signup sheet for members to volunteer. He introduced Mark Hanson our program presenter whose topic was Keepsake Boxes AKA Ensign Boxes. His detailed handout covered the design, tools required, construction and laser engraving.

There were two presenters for Show and Tell.

  • Butch McClintic, a cabinet door
  • Tom Brumback, a cracker and cheese tray

Attendance raffle winners were: Tom Newson, Tom McGuire, Ron Hilliard, Ron Stookey and Ron Stoen.