Monthly Guild meetings are held at our workshop or in a classroom at Cosgrove High School on the second Tuesday of each month commencing at 7:00pm and concluding by 8.30 - 9:00pm.
The first meeting for 2020 will commence at 7 pm on Tuesday 11 February, John Penprase with demonstrate turning wooden bolt and nut threads.
Formalities at Guild meetings are few and the meeting includes 'Show and Tell' where members pass around recent objects or tools they have made. Meeting nights often include a demonstration of woodwork, tools or machinery, or demonstration DVDs of interest.
A BBQ is held prior to meetings commencing at 5:30pm, just bring your meat, drinks etc and meet some members, everyone is welcome!
If you are interested in joining the Woodcraft Guild of Tasmania please complete the MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION FORM on this site or come to a meeting.
On Sunday 19 January the annual Guild BBQ will be held at Crawleighwood Gardens, Nicholls Rivulet, a 40 minute drive from Hobart, arrive around 11.30 am; plant sales available too.
Sat 1st and Sat 15th Open workshops 9 am - 12 pm
Sat 8th - Box Making, 10 am - 1.00 pm
Tues 11th, 7.00 pm - Guild meeting & John Penprase to demonstrate turning wooden nut & bolt threads
Sat 22nd - Wood Turning, 9 am - 12 pm
Sat 29th - Members making boat & planes components 9 am - 12 pm for Club activity at Royal Hobart Show in October 2020.
Tues 10th, 7.00 pm - Guild meeting & Murray Jessup demonstrate centrefire cartridge reloading & discuss wooden firearm stocks.
Workshop Co-ordinator: John Penprase (03 6228 2274)
Our audio and visual system, we use this to show the members close ups of our demonstrations.
Here is an example of some Christmas decorations made by one of our members.