The November GSWT meeting was held at Donna's shop in Derry NH.

Program: Woodburning 101

...Interested in transforming your woodturned creations? Curious about how to use a woodburning pen to decorate or texture your turnings? Have a woodburner unit but you’re still struggling with how to use it? Or do you just want to know how to get started?

Donna Zils Banfield ‘s demo will cover the basics of woodburning: Equipment needed to get started, woods that are best suited for woodburning, how to create patterns and designs on your wood, and demonstrate how to use and maintain the woodburning pens to achieve the best results.

See some of her work on her website at

Meeting was well attended and Donna covered all the above items and then some. Talk about detailed work and patients "WOW"

Thank you Donna for a great meeting. 

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