Entries by john

February meeting 17th Century New England carving

We watched a DVD on New England 17 Century carving by Peter Follansby.   This was a bit controversial, as at previous meetings, when this had been suggested members had stayed away.    The DVD was very clear and introduced a subject that we are unlikely to get a speaker for in this country.     […]

January Meeting, Talk by Nico Pantelides on Sharpening

Nico says he has given a talk with a similar title 4 or 5 times over the years.   I agree, I have heard them, and am pleasantly surprised that he came up with something new and fresh. He covered Choosing Tools and advised not buying a set as they always contain tools the manufacturer […]