2016 Sask Symposium July 22,23,24
SSWG would like to thank attendees for making our 2016 Sask. Symposium a success. With your support and great interest in turning we were able to host world class turners and carvers.
Trent Watts from the Saskatoon Hub City Turners maintained a great blog during the show. Let's just have a look at the show from Trent's lens. http://newsite.hubcityturners.ca/
For more information follow this link. http://www.beadsofcourage.ca/woodworkers
The South Saskatchewan Woodturners Guild meets on the third Tuesday of every month. While meetings generally begin at 7:00 p.m. at Campbell Collegiate (wood work shop) meetings occasionally are held at other locations.
The SSWG wood encourage all tuners to be a member of the AAW. Check out the members benefits LEARN. CREATE. CONNECT.The AAW helps you stay plugged in to the worldwide woodturning community. A membership with the American Association of Woodturners (AAW) is much more than just a subscription to the American Woodturner journal.
2016 - 2017 Executives and Directors
President: Gerry Craswell
Vice President: Greg Leclair
Secretary: Paul Omilon
Treasurer: Neil McGregor
Directors: Denis Beauchesne, Bill Gilmour, Sheldon Jacob. Orville Nichols, Jack Wylie
Spalting seminar presented by DR. Sara Robinson, arranged by the South Plains Woodturners, Lubbock Texas.
30 clubs through North America attended this presentation.
20 SSWG members attented this presentation on how to use fungi to stain wood through spalting.