The Monthly Newsletter of
February 2016 Vol.
From the Editor
Those Members who did not attend the business meeting and wish to
know the status of the Clubs funds can contact the club
Leona Gipe (406)248-1664.
Think About Turning Today!
Roaring 20’s Auto Club clubhouse,
7400 Grand Avenue.
January 13, 2016 Meeting)
Officers: Ron, Leona, Stan, Nick
Call for Guests: We had two new guests at our
meeting that showed interest in our club.
Hopefully they will decide to join.
Cookies by: Ron V.
Health Reports: No new reports.
We have some hats and sew on patches with our club's
logo for sale. Call Ron V.
Show and Tell:
Jerry G. Brought a vase made from an old fence post, kind
of wood unknown and finished with
lacquer. He also brought a split bowl made from Oak and
Maple with a lacquer finish.
Phil S. Brought a segmented bowl with 7 different woods
and finished with lacquer.
Roger H. Brought a bowl made from Cotton Wood Burl and
finished with lacquer. He also brought
3 goblets, kind of wood and finish unknown.
Tim M. Brought a plate made from Russian Olive with a wax
finish, a bowl made from Ash with a
club mix finish, a natural edge bowl made from Walnut with
a club mix finish and a box
made from Aspen with a club mix finish.
Dan V. Brought a 2 split bowls, one made from Leopard Wood
and Ash with Deft spray finish the
other was made from Maple with a tung oil finish.
Stan L. Brought a platter/bowl made from Cotton Wood Burl
with a club mix finish, a bowl made
from Black Ash Burl with a club mix finish, a bowl made
from Silver or Sugar Maple with a
club mix finish, a lidded box made from Rosewood with a
club mix finish and practice
threads made from Walnut with a club mix finish.
Dale M. Brought 2 bowls made from Ash with a walnut oil
finish, 2 natural edge bowls made from
Maple with a walnut oil finish and a split bowl made from
Walnut and Hickory, finish unknown.
Jane K. Brought 2 lidded vases made from Ash and Red Cedar
with Elk horn finials finished with CA
glue and a lidded bowl made from laminated Oak boards with
a CA glue finish.
Jarrod McD. Brought 3 bowls made from beetle kill Pine,
finish unknown and a bowl made from
Apple, finish unknown.
Ralph P. Brought a bag of lint free paper towels for all
Any kind of toy.
No report this meeting.
Soliciting New Members:
No workshop scheduled.
Hands On Workshops:
2016 Dues are due, remain at $25.
Dan S. talked to us about a fundraiser that he
works with called Souper Bowl that is
for Angela's Piazza a women's drop-in center.
They are asking for turned wood bowl
donations. If you are interested in donating some
bowls you can drop them off at the
Women's Drop-In Center at 420 Grand Ave. before
Friday February 5.
Stan L. talked about the cost and style of name
tags that he looked into and there was
a motion and seconded to perches name tags.
Stan L. also told us that he volunteered to make
furniture for the Children's Museum
and asked for volunteers to help him. If you
would like to help, give Stan a call.
Ron V. handed out information on 3 presenters for
our next Symposium and after
looking at the information and discussion there
was a motion and seconded that we
would like to have Keith Gostschall. So if every
thing comes together our Symposium
will be the weekend of October 8 and 9 and Keith
Gostschall will be our presenter.
Jane K. took pictures of all the show and tell to
put on our Face Book Page and to send
to Alan Carter the presenter at our last
High School classes:
Stan L. told us that there hasn’t been any
class at this time
Monthly turning challenge:
The challenge for February is any kind of toy.
If you need a new members list call Ron Velin.
No program this meeting.
Dr. Van will do a presentation on threading
Wanted, For sale,
This is your area,
Email, or phone Paul if you have an item to post here.
A Message From Members
"Creativity Is Allowing Yourself To Make Mistakes.
Art Is Knowing Which Mistakes To Keep."
VICE PRESIDENT: Stan Lambert (406)348-3499
TREASURER: Leona Gipe (406)248-1664
Librarian: (Dr. Van)
Richard Vande Veegaete (406)245-9945
Newsletter & Website Editor: Paul Spencer (406) 861-6718
“One Good Turn” is the monthly
newsletter of Yellowstone Woodturner
Yellowstone Woodturners Club
PO Box 21836
Billings, MT 59104
A local chapter
of the American Association of Woodturners.
Map to Meeting Location
We are hopping for Keith Gotschall
Roaring 20'S Auto Clubhouse
Agenda (February 10th, 2016)