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Tuesday October 10, 2017 7:15 PM to 9:30 PM
 

Meeting will be held at Lee Valley in Colwood.

Geoff Vickers and Rick Lloyd will demonstrate the use of vacuum bags and show off two vacuum pumps. Veneer will be applied to a piece of wood in each bag. Shop making veneer, sanding and preparation of the veneer for application will also be covered.

Come early and do some shopping!

Sunday October 15, 2017 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
 

Wood Sale

When: Sunday October 15th at 10:00 am

Where: Neil Bosdet Residence 6583 Wallace Road

We will be selling mainly arbutus boards, a few large slabs plus some miscellaneous chunks good for small projects and turning.

Lost sizes will be approximately 50 board feet and pricing is $2.50 per board foot, with some free throw-ins for good measure.

Volunteers needed at 9:00 am to help lay out lots. If you can assist or have questions, please give me a call.

 

Thank you

Phil Makin

250-592-4033

Saturday October 21, 2017 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
 
Veneer Workshop at Clearwater Industries
(886 Devonshire Road, Esquimalt)

The veneer workshop will be a 1/2 day workshop from 9:00 am until noon with a coffee break mid-way. The workshop will include a tour of the shop, veneer storage, presentation and demonstration of the veneer process. There will be an opportunity for some "'hands-on" experience. The cost per person is $30.00.

The workshop can accomodate a maximum of 12 Members. It is recommended that everyone bring their own safety gear if they have it. This would include boots, eye and ear protection and dust mask.

For more information or questions contact Dany Coulombe (workshops@viwg.com)

10 signed up so far. Limit: 12.

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Tuesday November 14, 2017 7:15 PM
 

The next Guild meeting is November 14th, 7:15 pm at Lee Valley Tools Colwood.

Illtyd Perkins from Salt Spring Island will be the presenter. Illtyd has been a woodworker for more than 30 years. He will share his recent interests in traditional hand bookbinding tools and equipment. For more information about Illtyd please visit his website (www.illtydperkinswoodworking.ca).

Come early and do some shopping!

Saturday November 18, 2017 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
 

The Intermediate SketchUp is three 2 hour classes starting on November 18th. The second and third classes will be November 25th and December 2nd respectively. Information on the content of this workshop will be available soon.

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Saturday November 18, 2017 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
 

The Beginer SketchUp is three 2 hour classes starting on November 18th. The second and third classes will be November 25th and December 2nd respectively. Information on the content of this workshop will be available soon.

1 signed up so far. Limit: 9.

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Saturday November 25, 2017 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
 

This is class 2 of three Intermediate SketchUp workshops

Saturday November 25, 2017 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
 

This is the second class of three Beginner SketchUp.

Saturday December 2, 2017 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
 

This is class 3 of three Intermediate SketchUp workshops

Saturday December 2, 2017 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
 

This is the third of three classes for Beginner SketchUp

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