The Hamilton Woodworking Show, being held in the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum (9280 Airport Road, Hamilton, ON L0R 1W0) begins today. Last year, members of the Sculptors & Woodcarvers Guild had a stellar (literally) showing, earning 31 awards for 40 pieces entered.
Dates and Times:
February 24, 25, 26, 2017
Fri 11-5, Sat & Sun 10-5
More information can be found on the Hamilton Woodworking Show website.
About the Hamilton Woodworking Show
Whether whittling a branch with a knife or using intricate tools, many Canadians use Woodworking as a form of relaxation, with the added bonus of creating something useful and/or beautiful. The Hamilton Wood Show, Canada’s largest consumer woodworking show celebrates everything to do with wood for hobbyist and professionals at the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum. The Show returns for its 22nd year from February 24 – 26, 2017.
No matter what level of experience or interest in woodworking, visitors to the Hamilton Wood Show can check out the latest hand tools, power tools, design trends, finishes and wood kits. Attending free seminars and learn from the best! Special guest Vic Tesolin author of the Minimalist Woodworker, alumni and past instructor of Rosewood Studio, past editor of Canadian Woodworking Magazine and Technical Advisor at Lee Valley Tools will be down from Ottawa to pass on his knowledge and expertise in various seminars. Rob Cosman, “Your Hand Tool Coach,” returns to demonstrate woodworking techniques with hand tools.
Visitors to the Hamilton Wood Show can also check out the warplanes in the museum for no addition cost. The Canadian Woodcarving Championship runs throughout the three days of the Hamilton Wood Show with professional to novice levels in a variety of categories.