Cental Districts Woodwork Expo

Where: Barber Hall Waldergrave St Palmerston North

When: 19th May 9:00am – 3:00pm

Cost: $5.00 per person or $10. for family (2 adults 3 children)

Manawatu Woodworkers Guild is proud to present it’s annual Woodworking Expo for 2019. This year will be better than ever.

  • The Inter-club wood skills competition
    • Clubs from the area vie for the inter club trophy by putting 10 items created by their club members.
    • A people’s choice award voted by visitors on the day
  • Wood turning team competition
    • Teams of wood turners from each club compete for the trophy in a challenge of not only skill but eye for detail
  • Have a Go
    • If you ever wanted to try your hand at wood skills or interested in what they entail, come along and try your hand at it.
  • Trade Stalls and Displays
    • Plenty of trade stalls to grab all your hobby parts, new wood, or new tools.
    • Talk to people about your wood craft projects and get advise from some experts.
9.00 Doors open
9:30 Welcome
 CNC demonstration
Carving display
9:35 Lathe contestants to meet
9:40 Scroll off contestants to meet
9:45 5 minute mystery contestants to meet
9:45 Ray Watchman – American Indian flute making
10:00 5 minute mystery activity
10:15 Scroll off
Tremblers demonstration
10.30 G McIntyre – Pierced carving & colouring
10:45 Lathe competition
11:00 Furniture display
Turning demonstration
11:30 Rodger Dean – Whittling demonstration
11.45 5 minute mystery activity
12.00 Lunch
Pyrography display
1.00 Jim Lowe – making a ukulele
5 minute mystery activity
1.15 Scroll off
1:30 Scroll Saw display
1:45 Lathe Competition
2:00 Segmented Turning display