Calendar

Aug
3
Tue
AWA Board Meeting @ Zoom & KLC
Aug 3 @ 6:30 pm – 8:15 pm

Virtual/Zoom and/or at KLC

Aug
11
Wed
Women in Turning Meet @ Kundrat Learning Center
Aug 11 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

All AWA Women members are invited to this woodturning/learning meeting.

Aug
28
Sat
KLC Monitor Checkout Session @ Kundrat Learning Center
Aug 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

The KLC Committee will be conducting a Monitor checkout session at the KLC
on Saturday, August 28.

Interested members can come at any time between 10 AM to Noon.

If this time is not convenient, contact a member of the KLC Committee to make other arrangements.

Additional monitors are needed, a Monitor needs to be present at each class or mentoring session, so get signed up now.

A list of approved monitors will be available on the AWA Website.

All you need to do to become a Monitor is:

  • Be an active member of Arizona Woodturners Association.
  • Be an experienced woodturner.
  • Have a cell phone which you can take to the Learning Center.
  • Be willing to have your personal information listed on the Member’s Only password protected AWA website.
  • Have read the KLC Usage and Safety Rules (on the website)
  • Request a member of the KLC Committee to conduct a walkthrough of the Learning Center.
  • Complete a KLC Release of Liability.
  • Complete the Monitor Checklist.

Contact or questions email us!

Sep
4
Sat
Ladle – how to turn @ Kundrat Learning Center
Sep 4 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Class title:  How to turn a “LADLE”

InstructorBrian Lensink

DescriptionFULL – email for waiting list or next class —  Turn a small bowl  and a handle. You will turn as much as possible in the time we have. I will circulate and provide help and suggestions, including hand over hand guidance if this would be helpful. We will focus on tool control.

Time:  1pm to 4pm

Class size limit: 5 people  – FULL – email for waiting list or next class

Cost: Suggest a $5.00 KLC donation but not required

Supplies to bring: Bring two pieces of wood. One about 3 1/2″ to 4”  by 5” to 6” long for the bowl and one piece about 1 1/2”x1 1/2”x10”to 12’ long for the handle. Bring your own tools and if they need sharpening we can do that as well.

Turning experience required: No experience required.

Email Brian to Sign-up


FULL – email for waiting list or next class

Sep
7
Tue
AWA Board Meeting @ Zoom & KLC
Sep 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:15 pm

Virtual/Zoom and/or at KLC

Sep
8
Wed
Women in Turning Meet @ Kundrat Learning Center
Sep 8 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

All AWA Women members are invited to this woodturning/learning meeting.

Sep
19
Sun
Mentor Sessions @ Kundrat Learning Center
Sep 19 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Class Title: Mentor Sessions

Instructor: Dave Madden

Description:
One on One mentor sessions for woodturning topics, Contact Dave to schedule a time slot

Time: 9:00AM- 4:00PM

Class Size: One on One

Supplies To Bring: Bring materials for your practice project and a few of your favorite tools

Turning Experience Required:  Novice

Contact : Dave Madden to sign up,

Oct
5
Tue
AWA Board Meeting @ Zoom & KLC
Oct 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:15 pm

Virtual/Zoom and/or at KLC

Oct
13
Wed
Women in Turning Meet @ Kundrat Learning Center
Oct 13 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

All AWA Women members are invited to this woodturning/learning meeting.

Oct
18
Mon
Mentor Sessions @ Kundrat Learning Center
Oct 18 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Class Title: Mentor Sessions

Instructor: Dave Madden

Description:
One on One mentor sessions for woodturning topics, Contact Dave to schedule a time slot

Time: 9:00AM- 4:00PM

Class Size: One on One

Supplies To Bring: Bring materials for your practice project and a few of your favorite tools

Turning Experience Required:  Novice

Contact : Dave Madden to sign up,

Nov
2
Tue
AWA Board Meeting @ Zoom & KLC
Nov 2 @ 6:30 pm – 8:15 pm

Virtual/Zoom and/or at KLC

Nov
4
Thu
Turning Tool Handles @ KLC
Nov 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm

Classes for AWA Members.  If not a member – sign up here.

Instructor:  Richard Jones

Sign up through Email

Class title:  Turning Tool Handles

Date/Time:  11/4/21, 10:00am

Length:  2 – 3 hours

Cost: $5+ Donation for AWA Members

Description:  Students will turn handles for either the KLC turning tools or for their own personal use.  This will be turning class only, the tools and handles will be glued together outside of the KLC. Students will be doing basic beads and coves spindle turning.

Skill level:  Beginning +

Class size:  Four

Materials:  Instructor will provide either maple or ash turning spindle blanks.  Tools required are spindle roughing gouge, detail spindle gouge and parting tool for each student (bring your own if you have them).