The club is an associate member of the Association of Woodturners of Great Britain (AWGB).

Upcoming events at the SBWT

A small preview of events in the offing. 

All day (10 till 4pm) demonstration by Philip Greenwood

Per his website Philip started woodturning full time in 1986 and attended craft fairs for more then 12 years.  After a break he started turning again and moved into a craft unit in Hutton-le-Hole, in 2006 with his wife Wendy, a Glass and Ceramics artist.  He was accepted onto the Register of Professional Turners in 2006. 

Demonstration by Peter Jackson and general meeting

28 th  March will be the monthly general meeting and will include a demonstration by Peter Jackson.  Peter will be demonstrating candlesticks and tea light holders. 

Trip to Axminster tools to see Margaret Garrard

6 th  April sees the club members travelling to North Shields to the Axminster tools site to watch a demonstration by Margaret Garrard one of the UK’s foremost female turners.  For more information contact Peter Jackson (see contacts page).  Hands on night 11 th  of April 2019, come and use the club’s facilities, bandsaw, planing machine, thicknessing machine, either of the two lathes or the sharpening equipment to get your tools in good working order for the new year.   
Vase made from horse chestnut and sprayed copper and black.  Entry in the annual open competition 2019, made by Peter Jackson.