Woodturners News

2017 Craft Fair
This year's craft fair took place on Saturday 5th August at St John's Garden Centre. It gives members a chance to show off their skills. The sales tables were packed with a wide variety of turnings which brought in interested crowds to our show, with many purchases. Below shows the winners of the competitions.

Competition Winners, 2017
Class Name Maker's description
Class 1 Novice
Winner David Hall Spalted Beech Goblet with Ebonised Blackwood Stem
Runner-up Mick Power Coloured Ash Bowl
Class 2 Intermediate
Winner Peter Harris Chess Set and Board
Runner-up David Cloke Coloured Bowl and Plate (Equal Points)
Class 3 Advanced
Winner Martin Coates Natural Edge Yew Vase
Runner-up Alan Coates Natural Edge Yew Vase
Novelty Class
Winner Tim Broome Milk Maid
Runner-up Philip Piper Adult Penguin and Baby
St Johns Trophy Martin Coates Natural Edge Yew Vase
George Stuckey Trophy Peter Harris Chess Set and Board

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.
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