big last mclaughlin meeting
Tom McLaughlin & final BIG session at his shop—June, 2012

Aside from the regular Guild meetings, members are welcome to become part of the various subgroups (special interest groups). Each holds its own series of meetings per year on topics of interest to its members.


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GSWT Meeting March 28, 2015

The meeting was at Peter Bloch's shop in New London. The meeting opened with a promotion for the upcoming Symposium on May 9th at Pinkerton Academy. After a brief show and tell. The meeting turned to a series of tips and tricks from Peter Bloch, Jim Forbes, Claude Dupuis, Jon Siegel and Gary.

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Granite State Woodturners

Granite State Luthiers meeting on 15 March 2015

Put down your shovel and make note of our next meeting at noon on March 15th. We'll gather at Al Carruth's shop in Newport where, in addition to the usual freewheeling discussion, we'll sharpen our knowledge of "Scrapers." We will also talk about our presentation to the Guild members at the General Meeting on April 18th in Deerfield.

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Granite State Luthiers

GSWT Nov. 29th 2014 meeting

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?

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Granite State Woodturners

June Hand Tools meeting Split

As you might have guessed from the June guild calendar the hand tools meeting for June is split into 2 dates, June 21st and June 28th. We will be touring a private collection in southeastern NH of between 3-4000 tools encompassing the various woodworking and other trades. The meetings will be at the normal time of 9AM until Noon.

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Hand Tools & Carving

Relaunch of Boat Building Subgroup

Attention Boat Builders, We are working on re-starting the Boat Building Subgroup meetings. We have a tentative relaunch date of May 31, 2014 in Guilford, NH. This is an advance notice and I will send out more details as the plans come together. Save the date and hope to see you there. Stan Paras

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Boat Builders