A beautiful piece

   By Trevor Fackrell

                 Programme for 2024

   Jan  6th Club Meeting Des                Beal  and Trevor Fackrell

   Feb 3rd  Les Thorne

   Mar 2nd Gary Lowe

   Apr 6th Emma Cook

   May 4th Darren Breeze

   Jun 1st Joey Richardson

   July 6th Club Meeting

   Aug  3rd Club Meeting

   Sep 7th Mick Hanbury

   Oct 5th Colwin Way

   Nov 2nd Gary Rance

   Dec  7th Terry Smart (Chestnut )


The Club meets at Dunkirk Village Hall on the first Saturday in the month. On  "CLUB" meeting Saturdays members demonstrate and share techniques. Invited professional turners  demonstrate on the remaining Saturdays of the year. Beginning at 10:00a.m.

We also have a meeting between 7p.m. and

9 p.m. on the Tuesday, 10 days after the Saturday Meeting. On these evenings there is a varied programme. There is an opportunity for members to turn on the five Club lathes, or a member will share techniques.

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       Tuesaday Evening Programme

Jan    Brian W Eggs

Feb     A.G.M.

March  Denis Hayer

April Thread chasing John E

May  Bob E light pulls

June Trevor F

July Des B

Aug Gordon Blake Laser machine

Sept. Rob D

Oct. Bob E Erosion vase

Nov. Gordon D The Duxbury chuck

John E Making a sphere Shadow technique

Dec Fun Evening

     Pyrography, colour and

      Piercing by Des Beal

February's Competition

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Joint Winners  Vase                 Brian W

    Barley twist goblet                  John E

3rd  Des B triple handled vase

Some recent fine Pieces

More Fine Pieces in March.

Gary Lowe's Demomstration 

March Competition

Ist John E

2nd Brian B

        3rd = Goron D

3rd = Bob E

Level 1 Entries

                  April Competition

             Level 2           All entries

  Winner Sandra S

1st Gordon D

                    2nd Bob E

3rd John E

                Pieces from Emma Cook our visiting Turner in April

May Competition

Level 1 Entries

 Winner John B

Level 2 Entries

     Winner Peter N

     3 =             Gordon D

 A very enjoyable day was had with our visiting turner Darren Breeze

2nd  Terry  R

3 = Bob E

 Level 1 Winner

          Sandra S

            June Competition  

Level 2 Entries

            1st Colin

2nd = Owl Brian W

            Vase Bob E

  3rd Gordon B

  Joey Richardson sharing with us the techniques she uses to produce her beautiful and creative pieces

Les and Phil taking an opportunity to have a go at some of the techniques demonstrated by Joey