The meeting was held in Room H111 at UTSI. This was our first meeting here 2006.
There were 75 members and guests present.
Welcome to visitors; Marty Weaver, Raymond Jones and John Myer.
New Member; Dennis Mas
Newsletters are available from Chuck Taylor or on the web site.
Thanks to; Jim Steadman for coffee Ladoris Ackerman for break goodies.
Splinter carvers will meet at The Coffee County Fair Thursday
Coffee County Fair Sept 18 – 23, Wed. and Thur. Fri and Sat.
Bell Buckle Craft Show Oct. 21 and 22. Carvers to support.
Christmas party Dec. 8 location TBD
Fall Seminar Nov. 4 at
October program will be given by Tom Cowan on Dunlap furniture
Old business; Leipers Fork Show will be
at the factory in
New business; Jim Van Cleave is disposing of some estate tools.
Video; How to setup a table saw.
Show and Tell;
Loyd Ackerman – a segmented vase
Doyle McConnell – 2 bowls and slides of a chest
Scott Short – A bowl
Ken Gould – A knife and wolf carving
Splinter Carvers (Harry May, Dick Wollam, Bob Leonard, Ken Gould, Sam, Bob Lowrance) – Indian busts carved in class at Jim Wright’s
Ross Roepke – Money box and a sack of chestnuts
Dave Whyte – Wood art sculpture boxes
Tom Cowan – Dunlap style cabinet pediment
Gary Runyon – Natural edge bowl
Andy Weaver – Carved boot started at spring seminar and a retirement chest given to his brother
Dan Maher – Stable signs
Tom Gillard – Teak door
Phil Bishop – Carved pediment for a bed
Tom Church – Table
Larry Halenbeck – Reproduction trim
Jim Halenbeck – Expanded PVC turning
Dick Wollam – Home made sharpening system
The program; The program was given by Jim Wright on carving faces.