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Since 03/09/2013.

This site is designed to keep members up to date with all aspects of the IWG’s Chapter in Dublin, Ireland, as well as let others see what we do.

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 Jan - Goblet with captive ring(s)

 Feb - A Bowl

 Mar - Table Lamp

 Apr - 250x60x60

 May - Open

 Jun - Laminated/Segmented

 Jul - Fruit

 Aug - Clock

 Sep - A Hollow Format

 Oct - Three-legged Stool

 Nov - AGM

 Dec - Christmas Item

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May. Sat. Demo: Robert O'Connor

May. Sat. Comp: Open

May. Wed. Demo: Pat Walsh

A Spanish Seminar!

The editor visited a woodturning seminar in the charming Spanish village of Vilafames where he witnessed the most exquisitely delicate woodturning of Jean Francois Escoulen who produced his signature “Trembler” (see picture). Also a Spanish woodturner who electrocuted a platter! More in the May issue of the Newsletter.




. . see them on

the Competitions Page

For additional month’s demonstrators see the Meetings pages.


Sat : Robert          O’Connor

Wed: Pat           Walsh


Wed: tbc


Sat : Roger     Bennett

Wed: Willie             Reville


Wed: tbc

DWT Annual Seminar

Scheduled for May 6th and will feature the top-class Irish woodturner Robert O’Connor.

Christy Glynn shapes a few legs.

The April Saturday Meeting saw the irrepressible Christy Glynn share his skills once again. He showed how to spin (turn) a pedestal leg and also how to carve some Queen Anne legs (how Queen Anne gets around on them is amazing).

There were stories aplenty, wisdom in abundance, and his skills, accumulated over a working lifetime, obvious.

More pictures are on the Meetings page and a detailed description is available in the May Newsletter.

Roger Bennet confirmed for the June Saturday Demo.

"Roger Bennett's woodturned bowls ... are stunning, beautifully made sculptural objects."

– Aidan Dunne, The Irish Times. His work can be seen at www.rogerbennettwoodturner.com


Sat : Kieran          Reynolds

Wed: Paul



Wed: tbc


Sat : Michael           Fay

Wed: Sean       McMurrow


Wed: tbc