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Claude Lethiecq Passes Away

It is with great sadness that we share the news that Claude Lethiecq passed away on September 4 in St. Eustache, Quebec. A true woodturning innovator, Claude Lethiecq shaped complex, intertwining forms from a single piece of wood. Announcement (French). About. Video: "The Chinese Balls of Claude Lethiecq" by Andi Wolfe.

Calls for Entry

  • Demonstrators for AAW 2015 Symposium June 25-28, 2015 Pittsburgh, deadline 10/15/2014  ~ Apply.

  • Student Woodturning Competition & Exhibition, deadline May 1, 2015 ~ Learn more.
  • Merging - 2015 AAW Member Exhibition. Open to all turning styles and media, deadline February 3, 2015 ~ Learn more.
  • Creativity in Construction: A Collaboration of Materials. AAW's 9th annual Professional Outreach Program exhibition, deadline January 12, 2015 ~  Learn more.

  • Hollowform: The Space Within, Cultural Arts Center, Columbus, OH, deadline October 18, 2014 ~  More information.


Rising Exhibition

Exhibition of contemporary sculpture in wood, Sept. 7 through Dec. 28, 2014 at the Gallery of Wood Art.
Exhibition works are for sale. View pieces and/or purchase exhibition works online.



Video: World Wood Day 2014

Washington, D.C. thanks to Mike Hou and the World Wood Foundation. (TRT 2:50) WatchLearn more.


Members & Chapters in the News

  • Matt Moulthrop, Marrietta, GA:

Chattanooga Times Free Press 9/7/2014

Cleveland Daily Banner 8/27/2014

Chattanoogan 8/22/2014

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Woodturning Calendar more

8/28/2014 » 11/16/2014
Learning the Curve: The Artistry of Matt Moulthrop at Museum Center at 5ive Points - Cleveland, TN

8/29/2014 » 10/1/2014
Spirit of New Mexico - Jim McLain: Turned Wood Vessels - Santa Fe, NM

8/30/2014 » 1/25/2015
Turned Wood, Figge Art Museum - Davenport, IA

9/5/2014 » 10/26/2014
Precision Cut: Peter Exton, Keith Holt, Todd Hoyer, and Leah K. Woods - St. Louis, MO



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