Woodturners News

2018 Craft Fair
Once again, a big thank you to Mr Nick Oliver (MD) of St Johns Garden Centre Barnstaple for hosting and sponsoring another successful Annual Woodturning Show and to the staff at St Johns. Also thank you both Nick and Dave Tozer for judging our completion entries with such thoroughness and dedication; and to our members for their help and support in making the show a success and of course to the public for their support.

Competition Winners, 2018
Class Name Maker's description
Class 1 Novice
Winner Maria Power Ash Limed Bowl
Runner-up Eddie Wilson Potpourri Bowl
Class 2 Intermediate
Winner Peter Steart Chinese Pagoda Box
Runner-up David Hall Three Wing Sycamore Box
Class 3 Advanced
Winner Martin Coates Carved and Scorched Ash Vase
Runner-up Tim Broome Mahogany & Maple Vase
Master Class
Winner Alan Coates Teak and Ebony Clock
Runner-up Trevor Stevens Phone Clock
Novelty Class
Winner Philip Piper Wood Tractor & Trailer
Runner-up Keith Edwards Egg and egg cup - spalted
St Johns Trophy Alan Coates Teak and Ebony Clock
George Stuckey Trophy Martin Coates Carved and Scorched Ash Vase

Woodturning Magazine ArticleWoodturning magazine298
After contacting Mark Baker, editor of the Woodturning magazine, to tell him about our 25th anniversary Craft Fair, an article about the activities of North Devon Woodturners was published in the November Issue 298 of the Woodturning magazine - GMC Publications.

To read the article, click here to open a PDF, (178kb)

North Devon Woodturners Club
Chair: Cyril Johns; Treasurer: Alan Coates; Secretary: Peter Steart; Events Organiser: David Cloke. Please to contact any club officer.
Like us on Facebook