February 2005 Meeting Pictures

Tim Albers


Tim built this chair from Curly Maple with Walnut accent wood.
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2/5/2005 Click on image for closeup.

Chuck Diedrich


These Cribbage Boards were made by Chuck Diedrich. The State boards for Wisconsin, Oregon, Nevada, Idaho and New York are made from various woods with brass inserts.
2/4/2005 Click on image for closeup.


This Guitar shaped Cribbage Board is made from hard maple with concentric inlays of Purple Heart and Coco bolo. The neck is laminated Purple Heart and Oak edge banding to simulate the guitar strings. The frets are inlaid brass. Cribbage scoring pegs are stored as simulated string tensioners in the handle. They are removable, modified brass shelf holders, inserted into 1/8" brass sleeves.
It is finished in Tung Oil and wax.
2/4/2005 Click on image for closeup.

Bill Gourlay


Bill made this Jewelry Box with Purple Heart, Walnut, and Mahogany inlays. There are Purple Heart splines on the corners. It is finished in Tung Oil and wax.
2/4/2005 Click on image to see closeup.


Bill made these carvings mainly from Stude Walnut. The Grizzly Bear stands on a piece of driftwood picked up at the Oxnard beach.
All are finished in a special Walnut stain, Tung Oil and wax.
2/4/2005 Click on image for closeup.

Felix Masci


Felix made this Horse and Girl scroll saw picture from Baltic Birch. It was finished in Polyurethane.
2/5/2005 Click on image to see closeup.

Bill Waters


Bill Waters made this Snake Puzzle from Doit Center #2 Pine and finished it with Acrylic Paints. It can be put together by kids of any age!
2/4/2005 Click on image to see closeup.

Gene West


Gene made the rolling ant articulated rolling toy from Alder, for the body, and Birch, for the legs. The finish is Polyurethane.
The Giraffe Bank is made from MDF and Baltic Birch plywood. The finish is Polyurethane and paint. The coins feed through the mouth.
2/5/2005 Click on image to see closeup.