The next meeting is Monday, January 27th, 2020 at the Arbutus Folk School Woodshop.
Unless stated otherwise:
- Date: meetings are held on the fourth Monday of each month (except November and December).
- Time: Doors open at 6:30 PM. Social time is from 6:30 PM until the meeting begins. The meeting starts promptly at 7:00 PM and ends no later than 9:00 PM.
- Location: The location for the meeting is the Arbutus Folk School’s woodshop. 610 Fourth Ave E, Olympia, WA 98502. Arbutus is across the street from Olympia City Hall and next door to Olympia Coffee Roasters.
- Parking: Parking in Olympia is free after 5:00 PM.
Our featured speaker at this meeting is John Corzine.
Our presenter is John Corzine. He will show his lampshade making processes. Jerry Kehoe visited John’s shop and was impressed with his design and use of jigs to make these shades out of thin wood. You can check out John’s website at jmcorzine.com.
Our meeting will also include the usual attractions; the audience Q&A, a Safety Segment, and of course, Show and Tell.
Another reminder for you is that the Guild is no longer keeping your name badges. You must bring them (and take them home!)
Mark your Calendars for Darrell Peart on Saturday, February 1, 2020!
We will be having a special Saturday meeting with Greene and Greene expert Darrell Peart. It will be on Saturday, February 1st, 2020, from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM at the Arbutus Folk School workshop. Darrell will be presenting his work and designs to our group.
Darrell writes and lectures about design, woodworking, and the history of Greene & Greene. He has written articles for Home Furniture, Today’s Woodworker, Fine Woodworking, Woodwork, Popular Woodworking, American Woodworker, Woodworker West, Style 1900, British Woodworking, 360 Woodworking, The SAPFM Journal, and Australian Wood Review.
His first book, Greene and Greene: Design Elements for the Workshop, was published in April 2006 by Linden Press. His second book, In the Greene & Greene Style: Projects and Details for the Woodworker, was published in 2013, also by Linden Press. He is currently at work on his third book (to be published by Linden Press in 2020), which will be on furniture design.
You are welcome to bring a friend!