Ryedale Woodturners


At the 2014 AGM, John Whitehead proposed a monthly competition on club demonstration nights, and offered to sponsor a prize. Gordon Malan seconded and volunteered to donate to the prize fund as well.

Competition categories agreed so far are as follows:

  • October 2014 Bowl
  • November 2014 Weed pot / bud vase
  • December 2014 Christmas competition, 3 categories:
    1 Hollow form; 2 Spindle turning; 3 Other
  • January 2015 Candle Holder
  • February 2015 Vase / Hollow form
  • March 2015 Decorated bowl
  • April 2015 Natural edge item
  • May 2015 A coloured item
  • June 2015 An off-centre piece

May 2015 Something Coloured

May's category was simply "Something Coloured". Only five entries, but nevertheless interesting and the usual high quality. The winner was once again Brian Wrigglesworth with a globe on a stand, decorated with a leaf motif.