The January demo was given by a well-known Dublin wood-carver and woodworker. His unique talent was displayed, along with his wit, in an insight into the “rare olde times” growing up in the furniture making business of his youth. A few pictures here, with more on the Meetings Page for January.
Sat : Tom Murphy
Wed: Michael Fay
Sat : David Sweeney
Wed: Colm Murphy
Sat : Kirsten Doherty
Wed : Sean Earls
Sat : tbc
Wed: Tony Lally
…For more, see Meetings page.
The demonstrator for the Annual Seminar on May 5th will be David Lowe. David is an accomplished turner from Yorkshire and his Facebook page is at : -
The January meeting saw the presentation to Mary Hickey from Alzheimers, of donations from several sources in excess of €3600.
In the picture, Stephen Coffey contributed funds from the sale of his woodworking tools; Cecil contributed funds collected during 2017; and Joe contributed funds from DWT raffles during 2017. Thank you to all who contributed.
Mary represented Rose Cottage, a day-care centre for Alzheimers sufferers.