UPCOMING EVENTS

  • Monthly Club Meeting
    • May 7, 2016; 9:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Skill Topic: Finishes
    • PMC Machinery & Tools
    • Hammond
  • Monthly Club Meeting
    • Jun 4, 2016; 9:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Skill Topic: Bowl Turning
    • Lee Owens Shop
    • Baton Rouge
  • Monthly Club Meeting
    • Jul 9, 2016; 9:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Skill Topic: Shop storage, drawers & French cleat system
    • Shawn Walker’s Shop
    • Baton Rouge
  • Monthly Club Meeting
    • Aug 6, 2016; 9:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Skill Topic: Using hand planes, Measuring and marking
    • Hays Town’s Shop
    • Baton Rouge
  • Monthly Club Meeting
    • Sep 10, 2016; 9:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Skill Topic: TBD
    • Danny Kerr’s Shop
    • Clinton

NEW FORUM TOPICS

ANNOUNCEMENTS

  • The BRWC May Monthly Meeting will be held on May 7th at the PMC Machinery store in Albany, LA.  The Skill Topic will be on Wood Finishes.  For more information, go to the Events Page.
  • See photos of a poplar bookcase with a cherry top made by club member Ken Brown on the Projects Page
  • A Woodworking Class: A-Z will be held on Saturday April 9th and April 23rd from 3:00pm - 5:00 pm at the Greenwell Springs Library.  The topic for the 9th will be how to select wood for a project, including; types of wood, grain patterns, color, as well as industry standards for wood and wood products, and other selection criteria. For the 23rd, the topic will be the advantages and disadvantages of power tools and hand tools.  See photos from the last meeting on the Photo Gallery Page.  For more information, go to the Events Page.
  • Meeting Minutes from the April Monthly Club meeting can be seen on the Meeting Minutes Page
  • Photos from the April Monthly Club meeting can be seen on the Photo Gallery Page
  • See the wooden mailbox that club members Lee Owens and Wayne Matherne built for the Quad Vets on the Projects Page
  • Ever wonder how to make curved moldings?  Check out this article by Terry Landry that shows one method for making them on the Tips/Techniques Page
  • See a detailed article with pictures and comments by Harold Choate on how to build a Roubou style workbench on the Projects Page
  • Baton Rouge Woodworkers Club is on Facebook!  Click on the Facebook Icon at the bottom right of the Home Page to go there.