Tennessee Valley Woodworkers

Monthly Meeting

Oct. 16, 2007


The meeting was held in Room H111 at UTSI. Tom Gillard Jr. chairman.


Guests were; Bill Morgan and Ken Webb


New Members; Hayden Keys, Don Curry



Newsletters are available from Chuck Taylor or on the web site.

Thanks to; The Clarks for coffee, the Gulleys and Leonards for refreshments

Upcoming events are;

            Fall Seminar will be Oct. 20

            Segmented vessel turning workshop Nov. 17

            Christmas party will be Dec. 7


Old business; No response


New business; Fall Seminar information

                        Segmented vessel turning workshop information

                        Carvers Corner information

                        2008 officers nomination committee information

                        Nominations are

                        President Tom Gillard Jr.

                        Vice-president Anthony Watts

                        Secretary Bob Lowrance

                        Treasurer Jin Steadman

                        Publicity Chairman Louis Bryant

                         Newsletter editor Chuck Taylor

                        Web-master Richard Gulley


Splinter Carvers News

            Will attend Web School arts and crafts festival Oct 20,21 All club members welcome

            Will have dinner at Serincola’s Oct 26

            Next meeting will be at the Huntsville Carving Show Nov. 3


Show and Tell;

Matt Brothers – Photo of buffet

Crocia Robertson – Musical marble tree

Tom Gillard Jr. – Photo of door holding device, Sail boats

Bob Leonard – Wood spirit started in a seminar years ago

Ralph  - Small cabinet

            - Jigs for a table saw

Doyle McConnell – Card holders

Dick Wollam – Driftwood flower

Billy May – Two faces in one log, Spirit face

Karen Browning – Small turned bowl

Ross Roepke – Inexpensive drill


Program; The  program was a video on making laminate bends by Loyd Ackerman


Bob Lowrance Sec.