February 21, 2018 at the newly renovated Scarboro Community Centre 7:00 p.m.

SAWS member Ted Branton will demo scroll saw work on wall hangings, boxes and 3-D objects.  Ted will discuss

  • Scrollsaw mechanisms,
  • The base I created for mobility,
  • Scrollsaw blades (types, sizes, sources, etc.),
  • Stock preparation,
  • Patterns (sources, attachment, removal, etc.),
  • Drilling blade insertion holes (bits, location, etc.)
  • Sawing techniques,
  • Attaching cutout objects to solid backgrounds/carriers (gluing/alignment/cleanup),
  • Double sided work, stack cutting,
  • Working with thin/delicate pieces,
  • Sanding/cleanup/finishing,

Ted will also provide details on how he created his SNOWFLAKES that were displayed at the 2017 SAWS Exhibition.

 

 

 

 

For a map to the Scarboro (1737 - 14 Avenue SW) meeting location click HERE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SAWS future meeting dates, usually third Wednesday of the month except May and June.  Check again later to confirm location and topic.

September 8, 2017  N.B. Friday 

October 18, 2017

November 15, 2017

December 20, 2017

January 17, 2018

February 21, 2018

March 21, 2018

April 18, 2018

May  2018 (TBA Shop Tours note this is a Saturday)

June  2018 (TBA - AGM note this is a Saturday)

Created by Don James

Created by Don James