Our Chapter

The Wilmington Area Woodturners Association (WAWA) was founded in 2004, a chapter of the American Association of Woodturners (AAW), to support and build a community of new and experienced woodturners through teaching, training, and demonstrations.

Our Mission

Our chapter's mission is twofold. First and foremost, the mission of WAWA is to provide a forum by which its members can enhance their knowledge of woodturning by sharing experiences and techniques with each other and through continuing education. Secondly, WAWA strives to broaden awareness and knowledge about the craft of woodturning with those in the Wilmington area communities. In furtherance of these two missions, WAWA seeks to gain community recognition and support by participating in local events, education programs, training classes, and exhibits.

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Upcoming Events

Clinic: Byron Rosbrugh
Saturday, July 21, 2018
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Demonstrator: Mike Dougherty
Saturday, August 11, 2018
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Clinic: Mike Laska
Saturday, August 18, 2018
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AAW Turning News

Friday, July 13, 2018
COMMUNITY ADVOCATE: Woodturner returns to his childhood passion (07/12/2018)

Monday, July 09, 2018
THE MAUI NEWS: Turning wood into gems (07/06/2018)
Curled wood shavings flew through the air as British woodturner Stuart Batty guided a long-handled tool across the surface of a block of koa. As the rough, squarish block transformed into the smooth, ....

Thursday, July 05, 2018
GROESBECK JOURNAL: Groesbeck Woodturner Janice Levi Offers Insight on the ?Poplar? Hobby (07/05/2018
For more than 15 years, Groesbeck resident Janice Levi has been perfecting her craft of woodturning: creating jewelry, bowls, purses, Christmas ornaments and more from her home. During a visit to her ....

Wednesday, June 13, 2018
THE OUTLOOK: Gresham resident helping to prepare for annual woodturning convention (06/08/2018)

Wednesday, June 13, 2018
NEWNAN TIMES HERALD: Woodturners help student raise money for trip to Germany (06/12/2018)

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