BAWA Meeting Calendar

Other Events



2016

Note: Meetings start with social time at 6.30pm followed by main program at 7.00pm unless otherwise stated.

Date Speaker/Events Location Notes
Thursday
21-January
Xander Bremer, art, craft, engineering -- fine furniture making using modern tools
Plus Ken Napior on reproduction case construction
Foster City Recreation Center, Bluebird Room, 650 Shell Blvd. For more information: xbremer.com
Thursday
18-February
John Mccormack, Furniture Designer, Maker and Teacher Foster City Recreation Center, Bluebird Room, 650 Shell Blvd. Recent work and thoughts on education related to design and making in wood
Thursday
17-March
Jane Koski of SFMTA
Restoraton of San Frsancisco Cable Cars
Foster City Recreation Center, Bluebird Room, 650 Shell Blvd.
Thursday
21-April
Program not yet announced Foster City Recreation Center, Bluebird Room, 650 Shell Blvd.
Thursday
19-May
Program not yet announced Foster City Recreation Center, Bluebird Room, 650 Shell Blvd.
Thursday
16-June
Program not yet announced Foster City Recreation Center, Bluebird Room, 650 Shell Blvd.
Thursday
21-July
Program not yet announced Foster City Recreation Center, Bluebird Room, 650 Shell Blvd.
Thursday
18-August
Program not yet announced Foster City Recreation Center, Bluebird Room, 650 Shell Blvd.
Thursday
15-September
Program not yet announced Foster City Recreation Center, Bluebird Room, 650 Shell Blvd.
Thursday
20-October
No meeting -- Friday October 17 Show Reception instead
Friday
21-October
BAWA Biannual Show reception Details to be announced
Saturday/Sunday
22&23-October
BAWA Biannual Show Details to be announced
Thursday
17-November
Board meeting Foster City Recreation Center, Mist Room, 650 Shell Blvd.
Thursday
17-November
Annual Meeting & election of Directors and Officers
followed by regular meeting
Foster City Recreation Center, Bluebird Room, 650 Shell Blvd.
Thursday
8-December
Hors D'oeuvre/Dessert Potluck
plus members Show and Tell
Featured speaker to be announced
Foster City Recreation Center, Bluebird Room, 650 Shell Blvd.

Other Events


Sam Maloof Centennial Celebration on his 100th birthday

Exhibits and displays in Los Angeles and the Smithsonian in Washington DC through 2016.

For more information: malooffoundation.org

Gallery M 328 Main St Half Moon Bay

January-Anthony Kahn-Furniture

February-Matt Downer-Home Accessories

Call for hours: 650 726-7167

Veneer Tech Craftsman Challenge

Deadline 3/31 for bonus prize or 5/25 standard prizes.

For more information: veneertech.com

College of the Redwoods, Ft. Bragg Summer classes

5/23/5/27 Wheeler Muroe Upholstery

6/6-6/27 Tools & Techniques broken into 2 sections

6/6-10 Jim Budlong-Plane Making

6/13-24 Jim Budlong-Techniques

6/27-7/1 David Welte & Sarah Marriage-Further Techniques

Registration in March.

For more information: crfinefurniture.com

CA State Fair

July 8-24

For more information: bigfun.org

Ongoing-DeYoung Museum, SF Golden Gate Park

Dorothy & George Saxe Collection of Contemporary Craft- Over the last two decades, George and Dorothy Saxe of Menlo Park and San Francisco have formed one of the premier collections of contemporary craft in the United States. The Saxe Collection, containing works in glass, ceramic, wood, fiber, and metal, is distinguished by both its high quality and its depth, with many major artists represented by works from different periods in their careers. Prominent Bay Area and West Coast artists represented include Robert Arneson, Dale Chihuly, Viola Frey, Sam Maloof, Manuel Neri, Peter Voulkos, and Beatrice Wood. Also included in the collection are works by artists better known for their work in other media, including Larry Bell, Linda Benglis, Nicolas Africano, Kiki Smith, and Christopher Wilmarth. American Sculpture & Decorative Art Chairs and furniture from different periods.

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