2022 Christmas Social & Competitions

Club members and their guests are cordially invited to attend the Trent Valley Woodturners Christmas Social on Thursday December 8th at 6:30pm.

The Club will be providing a buffet meal, at the bargain price of £5 per person. (This is heavily subsidised by the club)

Tea and Coffee will be available, but you are welcome to bring your own beverages.

Please contact the club secretary (Keith) to let him know if you are coming, before Monday 21st November.

Payment can be made to the club treasurer (Bill), also before Monday 21st November.

As usual, we will run the Christmas Competitions as follows:

  • Turning between centres
  • Turning with faceplate / chuck
  • Anything goes
  • Chairman’s Challenge

The Chairman’s Challenge

You are to make a stylised hollow-form, similar to that shown, using multiple species of wood.

  • Multiple species of wood are required
  • The suspension bars (metal rod as shown) can be wood or metal.
  • The hollow-form must have 2 finials
  • Dimensions are not critical
  • Judging will be done by the Chairman at the event


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