Assembly 2019

QUEENSLAND WOODCRAFTERS ASSEMBLY!

FRI 4TH, SAT 5TH, SUN 6TH OCTOBER 2019!

HOSTED BY THE IPSWICH WOODCRAFTS CLUB

click for Assembly 2019 Registration Form (pdf)

Venue:

The Outlook Conference & Training Facility in the town of Boonah, just 1 hour from Brisbane. The Outlook venue comes at an acceptable cost of $230 for the 3 day weekend which includes 7 meals and morning and afternoon teas, unit accommodation and a high standard of catering.

  • Accommodation:
    Unit blocks sleeping up to 20 people in single and king single beds, 2 beds to a room, linen provided, multiple bathrooms, kitchens with fridge and freezer and all utensils, TV and a conference room if required with outdoor deck and BBQ. These units are fully air conditioned.
    Bedding (sheets, blankets, pillows) & towels supplied.
  • Commercial Kitchen:
    A modern commercial kitchen with servery, fridges, freezers, commercial ovens and stoves, cutlery and crockery and table linen with excellent catering facilities for all size groups.
  • Catering
    Event catering menus offer variety, flexibility and a delicious range of fresh, local produce. Our menus change seasonally and provide you with a changing selection of fresh, healthy choices.
  • Dining
    One of the conference rooms can be used as a dining room for up to 60 people.
  • Activity
    A full sized indoor basketball court, numerous power outlets, great lighting with adjacent toilets. More than enough room for wood crafting & wood turning activities.
  • Purpose of the weekend
    To provide an opportunity for woodcrafters in various disciplines to engage with people of similar interest, be inspired and share your knowledge.

Woodcraft disciplines included:

Carving
Pyrography
Intarsia
Scrollsawing
Box making workshop
Box enhancement with inlays, linings, fitting hinges.
Wood turning workshop for beginners

Box making workshop:

Machine safety talk.
Dovetail joints using a Gifkin jig,
External finish of choice.
Kits are included in the box making workshop for an additional fee.

 

Box enhancement worshop:

Aim: To explore a variety of methods of enhancing a box based on the envisaged end use of the box by the maker.
Internal enhancements: Fabric linings, hinges, trays and compartments.
External enhancements: Clasps, decorative corners, attached moulded feet, padded lids, decorative wood inlays and finish.
Ready made box and enhancement materials supplied for additional fee.

 

 

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