Are you up for a special treat in October's meeting? Karen McBride has upgraded her internet service and will be able to star in the Feature Presentation of the Month . Her topic will be Inlay Bespoked Tool Handles . Yes that's so: Instead of settling for a plain hickory hammer handle, why not jazz it up with a meaningful -- or just pretty -- inlay? As always there will be time for the rest of us to contribute with shop tours, summer accomplishments, Q's to be A'ed by the experienced among us, personal tool reviews, and any other short presentations of interest to woodworkers. So, if you're on the mailing list of the Ottawa Woodworkers Association or that of the Kingston Artisans, you will soon receive a Zoom invitation to the meeting: First Tuesday in October (the 5th) starting at 7 PM. Come early -- at 6:59 -- to help set up chairs.
Our 22-23 Season Launch takes place on Tuesday the 13th of September at 7:00 PM. The remaining 9 meetings from October to June are held on the first Tuesdays of each month, but in September we give it an extra week to let parents recover from the beginning of the school year. As has become the norm, members will receive Zoom invitations by email. On tap this month we have: Wayne's World Wayne Richardson moved homes recently and thus had to tear down his previous shop to rebuild a new one. Working with an experienced perspective of what works and what doesn't, he will take us on a tour of his new, almost finished, woodshop. Norman's Book Norman Pirollo has published an ebook entitled Quiet Woodworking , featuring, as you might guess from the title, working with handtools. A little of Norman's background and a photo of the book's cover are just clicks away. Kevin's Gate Our Turn What we did this summer. The prior three presentations form a gateway to th