2018- 2019 Executives and Directors
President: Rick Murton Vice President: Bill Gilmour
Treasurer: Jack Lyster Secretary: Terry Meachem
Directors: Neil McGregor – Larryu Mack – Brian Ellis – Gerry Craswell – Andre LeRuyet
The South Saskatchewan Woodturners Guild meets on the third Tuesday of every month. While meetings generally begin at 7:00 p.m. at Campbell Collegiate (wood work shop) meetings occasionally are held at other locations.
Contact: SSWGuild@gmail.com SSWG is the Regina, SK Chapter of the American Association of Woodturners
The SSWG wood encourage all tuners to be a member of the AAW. Check out the members benefits LEARN. CREATE. CONNECT.The AAW helps you stay plugged in to the worldwide woodturning community. A membership with the American Association of Woodturners (AAW) is much more than just a subscription to the American Woodturner journal.
Spalting seminar presented by DR. Sara Robinson, arranged by the South Plains Woodturners, Lubbock Texas.
30 clubs through North America attended this presentation.
20 SSWG members attented this presentation on how to use fungi to stain wood through spalting.
The club has contacted Dr. Robinson and is getting the presentation that was taped. Sara has been excelent to direct us to where to get cultures in Canada. We are following up to obtain 3 cultures for spalting wood.
Chlorociboria - green stain
Scytalidium cuboideum - pink/red stain
Scytalidium ganodermophthorum - yellow stain