Thanks for supporting JDHS woods classes

Special thanks to Al Tingley and The Tongass Turners who presented Juneau-Douglas High School teachers and woods classes with specialty tools purchased through a grant with the American...
Glory Hole to host Empty Bowls fundraiser

...students. Individual artists donate their work, including wooden bowls from Neil Slotkin and Don Gotchall. The Southeast Wood Turners also have donated."The variety and quality is impressive," Lovishchuk said.Attendees are given a bowl to take home as...
Two Good Reads: Chuck Ramage

...Reads. Science fiction writer Robert Sawyer is easily one of the best authors I have ever read. His stories are great page-turners and keep you on the edge of your chair with mystery after mystery. Which he usually solves in a satisfying manner.Sawyer's...
Military identifies 17 killed in '52 crash

...Force: Col. Noel E. Hoblit, Col. Eugene Smith, Capt. Robert W. Turnbull, 1st Lt. Donald Sheda, 1st Lt. William L. Turner, Tech. Sgt. Engolf W. Hagen, Staff Sgt. James H. Ray, Airman 1st Class Marion E. Hooton, Airman 2nd Class Carroll...
Thank you from NAMI Juneau, 'Comedy for a Cause'

...Alaska Club; Alaska Panhandle Pottery; Alaskan Brewing Company; Annie and Bud Carpeneti; Annie Kaill's Gallery; Ann Turner Olson; Boheme; B's Bistro and Bakery; Canton House; Caribou Crossings; Connie Olson; Coppa; Debbie Fagnant; Dick Fagnant...
Brooms, burls and pine tree galls

...often feed on invertebrates that hide in the brooms.What about the huge burls we sometimes see on sitka spruce trees? Wood-turners love them for the intricate figures exposed when the wood is carved. But what causes those exuberant growths? I was astonished...
Empty Bowls and Stone Soup

...other than some of the paper goods, supplies, and rental fees, is donated by the community.This year, a record amount of turners contributed bowls their bowls. Brandon Howard, Ceramics Manager at the Canvas, said that their kiln has been working around...
Artist profile

...medium, similar to ceramics. You have your salad bowl wood turners, like your cup and saucer ceramicists, and then a cadre of...Internet sites dedicated to woodworking. ``There are some turners out there whose segmented pieces are selling in the four-to-five...
Juneau Jumpers qualify for world jump rope meet

...jumpers for 40 seconds each, with the turners swapping in as jumpers while the rope...minute each, accompanied by two rope turners). The Juneau Jumpers took second place...double-Dutch single freestyle (three jumpers/turners) with 404.25 points, the double-Dutch...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...resurgence. There are a lot of artists that use wood turning as a medium, similar to ceramics. You have your salad bowl wood turners, like your cup and saucer ceramicists, and then a cadre of artists creating things you wouldn't even know came off a lathe...


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