Reminder…Shell Lake

August 8, 2021

For anyone looking for a great weekend be sure to check out the Shell Lake Turning Weekend. We start arriving THURSDAY AUGUST 12. Feel free to come for one day or the whole time. On SATURDAY AUGUST 14 the local museum will be serving CINNAMON BUNS so come that day for sure.

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A real live meeting.

A real live meeting.

Tuesday evening. Beautiful weather. Light breeze. Thirty turners and friends. Sun setting through the trees in Rick...

Keeping in touch August 27, 2021

Keeping in touch August 27, 2021

Rick Hounjet has been back in his shop. The result is this beautiful Poplar bowl that he dyed and burnt in the...

One Week Later.

One Week Later.

HubCityTurners descended on Shell Lake last weekend. The weather set the tone for a hot weekend with a high ice cube...

Rick Hounjet at Market Mall

Rick Hounjet at Market Mall

Do yourself a favour and 'run don't walk' down to Market Mall. Rick Houjet has a show at the Gallery on the Greens. I...

Jim’s Garage Sale

Jim’s Garage Sale

Jim Beebe's Sale is on tomorrow Friday July 23. and Saturday July 24. Doors open at 8:00 and close at 4:00 There are...

Jim Beebe’s Sale

Jim Beebe is selling off some items that he no longer needs. The sale is on Fri. and Sat. July 23/24 from 8:00 - 4:00...

Keeping in touch July 12, 2021

Keeping in touch July 12, 2021

Two items for you today. 1. Check out the Events tab for information on Shell Lake: Shell Lake Turning Weekend 2. Paul...

For Sale

For Sale

Duncan Birch has a nice selection of cut offs from making urns and other creations. They would be very useful for...

Rick Hounjet’s show

Rick Hounjet’s show

Give yourself a treat and head over to Market Mall. Rick has been chosen to show his work at the Gallery on the...

Looooong term planning.

Looooong term planning.

Al Jardine sent in an account of some extremely 'long term planning.' Well done Melfort carvers and turners. Don't be...

Keeping in touch June 22, 2021

Keeping in touch June 22, 2021

Rick Hounjet has finished a small natural edge bowl. It is made from Birch with dye and pyrography. Rick calls it...

Keeping in touch June 14, 2021

Keeping in touch June 14, 2021

Mel Genge has been back at the lathe making pepper mills. His unique funnel for filling the mill is a great idea. I...

Unique Lilac wood to give away.

Unique Lilac wood to give away.

Colin Claxton had access to some rather unique pieces of large Lilac. He has generously offered these pieces to anyone...

Keeping in touch June 10, 2021

Keeping in touch June 10, 2021

It has been awhile since anyone sent in some work. Perhaps we will have to include gardening and other spring...