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Opportunities: Grants, Calls for Entry, etc.

  • 2015 EOG Grants ~ Applications are now being accepted through December 31, 2014 for 2015 Educational Opportunity Grants that support woodturning education initiatives for individuals, chapters, and other woodturning-related associations. Grants may cover expenses such as tuition, registration, demonstrators' fees, travel, lodging, meals,etc. Learn more. Apply.

  • Creativity in Construction: A Collaboration of Materials. AAW's 9th annual Professional Outreach Program exhibition. Open for applications. Deadline January 12, 2015Learn more.

  • Merging - 2015 AAW Member Exhibition. Open to all turning styles and medis. Open for applications. Deadline February 3, 2015 ~ Learn more.

  • Student Woodturning Competition & Exhibition, deadline May 1, 2015 ~ Learn more.



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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.



Thanksgiving Hours

The AAW headquarters office in Saint Paul, MN will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday on November 27th and Friday, November 28th. The office will resume its regular business hours on Monday, December 1 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Everyone at the AAW wishes you and your family joy and abundance at Thanksgiving and throughout the coming year!


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Video: World Wood Day 2014

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

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AAW 2015 Symposium Pittsburgh PA



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