It’s that time of year… the shop is busy with students putting the final touches on the seating projects they have been working on over the last few months.
The Fine Furniture graduating class of 2018-19 invites you to attend their year-end exhibition at the Arts Center at Cedar Hill. Please join us for the exhibition opening on Thursday, June 20 at 7 pm. Light refreshments will be served, and the generous prize for best in show as determined by the judging panel will be awarded by the Vancouver Island Woodworker’s Guild. New this year will be a people’s choice award sponsored by Lee Valley Tools, so please join us, see the work, and cast your ballot!
RSVP deadline is past
The next VIWG meeting will Tuesday, September 10th. The meeting starting at 7:15 pm at Lee Valley Tools in Colwood. Come early and do some shopping.
Pirjo Raits will be presenting on the process of writing a book about woodworkers. A number of the artists profiled in her work, “Out of the Woods”, are guild members. The book was released last year and has been on the BC best sellers list since publication. Pirjo will be joined by one of the artists, Pheobe Dunbar for an engaging talk about all things wood and wood-writing related.