The meeting was held in the Duck River Electric meeting room in Dechard, TN.
President Loyd Ackerman called the meeting to order at
There were 68 members and guests present.
Welcome to visitors; Dennis Mas, Kevin Deuermeyer, and Jim Wright.
Newsletters are available from Chuck Taylor or on the web site.
Thanks to; Jim Steadman for coffee Ruth Ryan and Sharon Bryant break goodies.
Splinter carvers will meet at Jim Wrights Thursday at .
Shop tour Aug. 19, meet at Manchester Shonies for breakfast at visit John Brown, David Whyte, and Bob Reese shops.
Coffee County Fair Sept 18 23, each day except Tuesday
Christmas party Dec. 8 location TBD
Fall Seminar Nov. 4 at
September program to be given by Jim Wright
Will be posted on web site and sent to those without access to the web
Executive committee met to review/discuss the results
Areas needing attention are show and tell and meeting place
Show and tell will project photos of work while presenter discusses it
Meeting place will be changed to UTSI, advantages and directions were given
Old business; none
New business; Tom Gillard told of Ed Matchett loosing part of two fingers and thumb to a table saw.
Show and Tell;
Henry Davis Video of a shop cart
Ross Roepke Photos of a bar
Doyle McConnell Photos of a chandelier
Dan Photos of a chop saw bench
Maurice Ryan Jewelry boxes
Ross Roepke Jewelry box fro molding and a table
Chuck Taylor Jewelry box
Bob Reese Turned bowls
Dave Whyte Band saw box
Jim Accord Turned bowl from 2005 seminar
Bob Leonard Cowboy and hillbilly caricatures
Billy May Mountain man and GEICO gecko
Jim Van Cleave Dictionary stand
Tom Gillard Photo of pulpit and a scythe
Loyd Ackerman Tools for sale
Ross Roepke - Falls Mill in need of help financial and labor
A video tour of Walter Clements shop