• Vol 27 / Issue 11
  • November 2012
  • Editor, Chuck Taylor

Next Meeting November 20th  

The November meeting will be at 7:00 pm on the 20th at the University of Tennessee Space institute, room H111.

About The Program

The November program will be presented by our own Kevin Deuermeyer. Kevin will be discussing his approach to Intarsia. He will be explaining how he approaches a project and how he goes about the detailed steps to completion.

See you at our November meeting on the 20th.


Next Major TVW Event

  Dec 7: TVW Christmas Party, Chairperson – Karen Browning, Location – Decherd Nazarene Church. The gathering time and other information will be announced at the November meeting.

Get all the information concerning the above event at the next TVW club meeting.

  Welcome to Our New Member

  (joining at the October meeting)


   Bill Guffey  --------------- Hillsboro

Be sure to meet all of our new members and welcome them to the club.




 Make plans to attend the annual TVW Christmas party on December 7th. The Chairperson for this event is Karen Kerce Browning. We are confident that Karen will plan an exciting activity.

The party will be held at the Nazarene Church in Decherd.

Don’t forget to bring your favorite dish for the “pot-luck” dinner. Plan to come, enjoy the delicious food and have a good time with your fellow Woodworkers. Everyone is encouraged to bring a gift, preferably something you have made, to share at the evening’s gift drawing.

There will be additional information given at this month’s meeting.

Everyone always has a great time. Put it on your calendar and come on out to enjoy a good meal and great fellowship.


  The nominating committee presented a slate of officers for 2013 at the October meeting. The officer election will be conducted at the meeting this month and the new officers will take office in January. You will have the opportunity to nominate from the floor at the November meeting, but, you must have permission of the person you are nominating.

 The 2013 slate of officers presented was as follows:

   President ..................... Kevin Deuermeyer

   Vice-President ........ Karen Kerce Browning

   Secretary .............................. Fred Heltsley

  Treasurer ............................ Bob Addington

   Publicity Chairman ..................... Phil Myers

  Newsletter Editor .................. Chuck Taylor




  The carvers meeting for November was cancelled, due to the conflict with the Huntsville Craft Show.

Several of the carvers participated in the Huntsville show on November 2 and 3. The carvers normally meet on the first Saturday of each month and work on individual or group projects. Everyone is welcome to “join in”.


  The flute circle meetings are cancelled for November and December, due to the holiday season. They will begin in January. The date and time for the January meeting will be published as soon as it is confirmed.



  “Shop Tour” season is over. Clean up your shop this winter and get ready to be part of the tour next spring.

We appreciate Doyle coordinating the tours. Thanks to those who hosted tours this year. Everyone always picks up some ideas to apply in their own shop.


Have you accessed the forum lately? if not, you are missing some really great comments and advice. lots of members are asking and getting answers to their woodworking questions.

 It is a great way to swap ideas and learn new tricks of the trade. You will be able to share your ideas and experiences with other members through the


  Have you tried the digital library recently? If not, you are missing a great opportunity to learn new techniques and brush up on old ones. Henry has the library “open” at each regular meeting. You can click here to view the library listings.

Please remember that you can now view some of the club DVDs on line. Go to the library listing on our club website and click on the underlined titles.
For a complete list of all items in the Digital Library, see Henry Davis at club meetings, email him at hdavis37@charter.net or call him at 393-3191 and leave a message.