DDWC
August 2016 Meeting
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First in the Masters' competition - no prizes for guessing! - was John McConnell

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His Starling was in a class of its own.

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Second - again no prizes for guessing! - was the LARGE vase in Yew from Peter Fantham

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Dick Potter's natural edge bowl took third place.

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Also on the table was James Sharpe's bowl in Rosewood and . . . . . .

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. . . . . Geoff Nellis's pedestal bowl in Mulberry.

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First place in the Members' Open section was this splendid vase of flowers from new member John Williams.

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Second went to Richard Hagues for his entry in Walnut.

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Derek Puplett's scroll saw work with a piece of Pine 4 x 2 came in third.

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Also on the table was Eric Hudson's kitchen roll holder in Oak . . . .

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Philip Jones's fridge magnets . . . . .

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Bowl in Poplar from our marquetry wizard Tony Reindorp . . . .

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Carole Snell had been busy carving "an old boot" . . . . .

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David Reynolds showed this stick made from Hazel and Jarrah Burr . . . .

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Graham Legg, who seems to have an unlimited supply of Apple (!) produced this bowl . . .

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. . . . another cartoon character from Terry Plews . . .

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. . . John Waring showed some delicate work in Sapele . . .

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Geoff Dalton's bowl in Cherry showed a lot of character but I doubt whether its water tight!!

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Carvers' corner was well populated.

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John McConnell's pyrography corner attracted some new people.

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Dick Potter coaching on the lathe . . . .

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. . . . plenty of people keen to have a go.

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Eric Hudson also demonstrated/coached on a lathe.

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The competition table provided plenty of talking points.

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The display of members' work attracted interest . . . .

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A source of inspiration for members.