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

April 2015 Natural Edge

April's category was an item with a natural edge. .Seven entries, two inspired by Paul Jones' tall stemmed natural edge goblet last month. The winner was the smaller of these two goblets, by Keith Hart.

Natural edge turning

Dual timber bowl - burr and sycamore