October 7, 2017 (9:00am to 1:00pm)

Mann Tool & Supply, 802 Chris Drive, West Columbia, SC 29169


For October, Palmetto Woodturners is excited to present a demonstration by Jim Bliss.

About the Artist

Jim is a lifelong woodworker who started wood turning in the 1970's. He is a founding member of the American Association of Woodturners, and also Crowley Ridge Area Turners and Southeast Missouri Woodturners. He has done demonstrations and taught classes at various clubs and events over the years. He has also instructed at Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts and has been teaching at the folk school since 2000. Jim's Christmas ornament design was featured in an article in "American Woodturner" in 1998. His current work consists of kaleidoscopes, bowls, and boxes with occasional surface design and texture.

Jim is all about teaching and passing on his knowledge of wood turning. He demonstrates this during his class and demos.