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April 2016 Meeting Gallery

Best of Show
Don Fluker
Cherry burl

14.5 x 1.5

Don with his Best in Show - Empty Bowls donation piece

 

 

 

Advanced Category (Items made from one piece of wood by advanced turners)
1st Place
Scott Haddix
Pecan bowl

11.5 x 2

2nd Place
Scott Haddix
Pecan bowl

10.5 x 4

3rd Place
Scott Njaa
Ash
bowl

16.25 x 4.5

Honorable Mention
By Reed
Hackberry hollow form

8.5 x 12

Honorable Mention
Bill Pottorf
Chinese Elm, nested bowls

10 x 2.5

Honorable Mention
Doug Davis
cherry bowl

7.5 x 2

Enhanced/Segmented Category
(Items that incorporate embellishment or made from more than one piece of material by advanced turners)
1st Place
Bill Pittman
mahogany, maple, corian segmented hollow form

9.75 x 4.5

2nd Place
Walter Mooney
Maple bowl, black gesso, carved

8 x 1.75

3rd Place
Ed Piene - shape/hollow, Greg Gonsalves - hollow, Bill Berry - hollowing/prep for paint, Scott Haddix - airbrush
hackberry hollowform

8 x 2

Intermediate Category (Items made by intermediate turners)
1st Place
Linda Bohl-Berry
Ash bowl

7.25 x 2.5

2nd Place
Linda Bohl-Berry
Mesquite bowl

10 x 2

3rd Place
Linda Bohl-Berry
Ash bowl

6 x 3.75
 

Beginner Category (Items made by beginning turners)
No entries for the beginning turners this month, but surely that means we'll see twice as many in May!  

 

     

"Kit" Category (Items made from kits by turners of all levels)
1st Place
John Schlobohm
Acrylic pen

 
   

 

   

"President's Challenge" Category (Empty bowls)
1st Place
Doug Davis
Sycamore
bowl

12.75 x 3.25

2nd Place
John Weber
Mahogany
bowl

8.25 x 2

3rd Place
Larry Zarra
Cherry
bowl

6.75 x 2

Honorable Mention
Dave Greenawalt
Ambrosia Maple

7.25 x 2.75

       

gallery photography by Paul Millo

Judges
  Greg Gonsalves and Lane Bradford were the Show & Tell judges.
 
     

 

Some of the folks that keep the meeting going --
   
 

Chat time --
     

The table --
       
         

The crowd --
       

The Demo: Understanding the design and turning techniques behind a turned egg
 

Show and Tell
     


candid photography by  Dale Barrack