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. 

Vase made from hwathorn.  Entry in the annual open competition 2020, made by Peter Jackson.

Graham Ambrose demonstration

27 th  February 2020 brings us a demonstration by one of our resident experts Graham Ambrose.  The competition on the night is a torus, or doughnut for the less mathematically minded, for the more experienced turners. 

Hands on night

12 th  of March 2020, come and use the club’s facilities, bandsaw, planing machine, thicknessing machine, any of the three lathes and have a lesson with one of our resident experts or use the sharpening equipment to get your tools in good working order for your next project. 

Richard Findley - All day demonstration

Sunday 15 th  March 2020 brings us Richard Findley.  Richard comes from a long line of woodworkers going back at least 5 generations, and began by turning components for small pieces of furniture and cabinetry but found that he got hooked!  In 2006 he set up The Turner’s Workshop to pursue his passion for woodturning.  Click here to find out more. 

Brian Mahler - Spoon carving demonstration

26 th  March 2020 has Brian giving us a demonstration on the art of spoon carving.  The competition on the night is a torus, or doughnut for the less mathematically minded, for the less experienced turners.