New Mexico State Fair Woodturning — Sept. 7 - 17, 2017

Click here to get the 2017 entry details and rules!

Lots of ribbons. Everyone shows. Never too soon to start turning your entries to NM State Fair's Woodturning competition and exhibit. Live woodturning demonstations keep the crowd coming. 

Check in for the State Fair is August 25 & 26

For info on ALL State Fair events and competitions, go to: http://exponm.com/

Donate to Nursing Excellence Awards

"The purpose of the New Mexico Nursing Excellence Awards is to recognize excellence in nursing practice and honor nurses for the contributions they make to their organizations, communities, and the state.  Created by nurses for nurses, the Nursing Excellence Awards have honored over 2,300 New Mexico nurse nominees since its creation in 2005." [http://www.nmnursingexcellence.org/]

This year they are soliciting your tax-deductible donations for their silent auction.  You can download their donation form by clicking here.   Bring your contributions (and the donation form) to our September meeting.

 

2016 New Mexico State Fair Winning Entries

The winning entries from this year's New Mexico State Fair are now posted!  Congratulations to all entrants and especially to the winners of "Best of Show" and "Judges Choice!"

 Best of Show Michael Alguire  Professional
  Michael Anderson Advanced
  Thomas Mann Intermediate
   Gilbert Griego Novice
Judges Choice Jim Breeden  

Go to the "Galleries" tab and click on "State Fair Woodturning" to see this year's galleries!

Hot Off the Press: "High Desert Turning" Newsletter

Download NMWT's latest edition of High Desert Turning for more news, announcements, program reviews, for-sale items, and listings of current local workshops and exhibits of interest to woodturners and woodworkers.

Jason Clark's Saturn Bowls Now Posted

Jason Clark's instructions on how to make a Saturn Bowl are now available.  You can navigate to the "Hands-On" tab and click on the "Saturn Bowl's" entry or just click here to jump right in: Jason Clark's Saturn Bowls.  Jason provided multiple "hands-on" workshops for the club on how to make not only Saturn Bowls, but also twisted, lidded boxes. Thanks Jason for an exhilarting workshop!

JasonClark TwistedBoxesAndSaturnBowls