Meeting Information

SAZWA meets regularly on the second Saturday of each month,
from 9 am to approximately 12 noon.
Guest are Welcome.
Dates and Demo Info

Our current meeting location is
the Flowing Wells High School auto shop in Tucson.

Attendees are invited to bring turned wood pieces of their own making
to share in an instant gallery displayed during the meeting.
Instant Gallery Info

Meeting Minutes

Meeting Dates and Demonstrations

Jan 13th

*Demo: Jim Beaman - Demoing his Camera Hollowing System.
President's Choice: 2x4 Contest **Rules...

Feb 10th

*Demo: Don Jovag: Band Saw Jig for Making Wave Bowls
President's Choice: Closed Bowl

Mar 10th

*Demo: Chris Edgars: Watco Finish
President's Choice: A Scoop

Apr 14th

*Demo: TBD
President's Choice: Use two (2) or more materials

May 12th

*Demo: TBD
President's Choice: Utilize a non-wood material

Jun 9th

*Demo: TBD
President's Choice: A musical piece

Jul 14th

*Demo: TBD
President's Choice: A Shop-made Tool

Aug 11th

*Demo: TBD
President's Choice: A Toy

Sept 8th

*Demo: TBD
President's Choice: Ten Freedom Pens or Five Purple Heart Pen or BOTH

Oct 13th

*Demo: TBD
President's Choice: Beads of Courage Bowl; at least "8" X 8" with lid

November 10th

*Demo: Ken Walston - "Coring for Wood Bowl Blanks"
President's Choice: A Multi-axis piece

December 8th

Christmas Party - 10am to 1pm
Map to Viscount Suite Hotel
President's Choice: An Ornament, to be auctioned at the holiday party

*Demonstrators: Please review the Demonstration Guidelines


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Instant Gallery

There are two tables for the Instant Gallery. One table for NO CRITIQUE and the other for CRITIQUE. You may have up to 3 pieces split between the two tables. This will allow receive feedback from an experienced woodturner on how you can improve your work, or if the piece is already really good!

Each meeting, each person entering in the Instant Gallery will a ticket for a drawing (for $25). Only one ticket regardless of how many turned pieces you bring to a meeting.

January 2 x 4 Contest Rules

Turn something using a 16” construction-grade 2 X 4 and using no extra wood, screws, nails or other fasteners---glue only.

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