Next Meeting - Wed October 3, 2018

Speaker: Alison Greenburg, Certified Chip Carver"
Subject:Chip Carving Demo and Presentation
Wednesday October 3, 2018 7:00PM
Location: Lorimer Studios 70 Vineyard Street Pawtucket RI

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The Guild publishes its newsletter "SHAVINGS" each month to recap each meeting, inform members of the coming meeting, and to present articles of interest. See the current issue as well as an archive of newsletters here.

WWGRI: Who We Are

Our Members

The Guild is made up of men, women, students - middle aged and retired people alike. We come from all walks of life and diverse backgrounds. The only requirement is an interest in all things wooden, and a desire to network with other woodworkers.

What We Do

Our member interests:

  • Turning and carving
  • Furniture design and reproduction
  • Furniture Finishing
  • Restoration
  • Joinery
  • Teaching
  • Sharpening, tool making

WWGRI Officers

The Rhode Island Woodworkers Guild 2016

  • Brian Brazil

    "Wise saying to come"

    Brian Brazil, President
  • John Heaney Ned Quist, Vice President
  • Bob Derouchers Paul Barnum, Treasurer
  • Chuck Davis Chuck Davis, Secretary
  • Tom Davis Tom Davis, Newsletter Editor
  • John Pietrella

    "Not all those who wander are lost"

    John Pietrella, Web Administrator
  • Bob F. Bob Fonteneault, Programs Director