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)
OR Registration form online

 

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.