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Victorian Gingerbread Repair Needed

Deb Ballok, 67 5th Street, Dover NH (603-566-7091) wishes to hire a finish woodworker to repair and replace broken gingerbread trim on several condo units in north central Dover. She thinks that both scroll saw and lathe work will be necessary as well as the ability to climb a ladder(s).  The gingerbread trim was hit by a falling tree and pieces are now missing.

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Sunapee Photos—2017

The Guild sponsors woodworking demonstrations for the public at the League of NH Craftsmen’s Annual Fair in Sunapee each August. Items are made and sold through a raffle to raise money for the Guild Grant Program.

The League has a Living With Craft Exhibition for which the Guild awards prizes for "Best in Wood" and "Best Turned Piece."


Sunapee Raffle — 2011

Here is the list of raffle winners.
1. J. Blood from Antrim won the Windsor candle stand from Fred Chellis.
2. Costoromo from Manchester, “The Old Man,” from Myrl Phelps.
3. Lisa Bazzinoth from Lunenburg, MA. A selection of Hal Liberty’s wooden toys.
4. Hilda Weiss from Henniker won Donnie Chesser’s Windsor chair.


NH Woodworkers Guild Donates Equipment to Nute High School

MILTON — Dave Foote, president of the Guild of New Hampshire Woodworkers, and Dr. Annamarie Pennucci, also from the Guild, recently delivered a donation of equipment worth approximately $5,500 to the Nute Middle High School Woodworking Program.

This donation included three Rikon VSR mini-lathes, turning tools, a sharpening system, and miscellaneous safety equipment.

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MHS Woodshop Recipient of Guild of New Hampshire Woodworkers Grant 

The Merrimack High School Woodshop is a proud recipient of a Guild of New
Hampshire Woodworkers’ grant to expand STEM curriculum using the latest technology
in hollow form turning. The grant will be used to purchase a tool stabilizing device that
attaches to a woodworking lathe enabling students to make advanced, distinctive hollow

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