GREAT LAKES CHAPTER APRIL 2007
Great Lakes Chapter April Meeting-Agenda has been set for Saturday and Sunday, April 28th & 29th, 2007 at the Livonia Senior Center, Livonia, Michigan. This meeting will be free to all SAPFM dues paying members. There will be a charge of $5 per person. This will cover Saturday and Sunday's pop, water, and snacks.
We will be having lunch at a restaurant (Sam's Place) next to the Senior Center.
I'm looking forward to this meeting. It is always a pleasure to meet everyone and sharing our knowledge.
SATURDAY, April 28, 2007
1. Open doors at 10am. Arrive, relax and have some coffee.
10:30-12 noon. Tom Kearns will demonstrate sharpening and use of scraper blades.
12 noon-1pm. Lunch. The restaurant (Sam's Place) next to the Senior Center.
1pm-5pm. Ed Stuckey and Joe Sarich will give the following presentation:
a). How to construct furniture using 3D solid modeling Cad. Also the use of 2D CAD
b). How to scale drawing’s from pictures.
c). Proportions use in furniture construction. Golden Mean, etc.
3. Dinner at Bennigan's restaurant.
4a. Dinner starts at 6:00pm.
4b. The restaurant is at Bennigans. There will be maps for directions to the restaurant at the meeting.
SUNDAY, April 29, 2007
5. Demonstrations (continue), 9:00am till 12 noon.
5a. 9:00-10:30am. Bob Compton and John Fitzpatrick will demonstrate How to carve a Windsor chair seat.
5b. 10:30-12:00. Rich Eschebach will demonstrate the design and construction of a Bombay Chest.
6. Wrap-up, 12 noon till 12:30pm
6a. Discussion of the agenda for the Fall 2007 meeting.
6b. Feedback and summary of the meeting-What went well? -What needs improvement? -Topics and presenters for next meeting.
DIRECTIONS TO THE LIVONIA SENIOR CENTER. 15218 Farmington Road, Livonia, Mi, 48154. 734-466-2555. The center is located at the corner of Farmington rd. and 5 Mile.
MOTEL ARRANGEMENTS. Comfort Inn Plymouth Clock Towers, 40455 Ann Arbor Rd, Plymouth Mi, 48170. Tel. No. 734-455-8100 or 1-800-424-6423. We have reserved 5 rooms.
Web Site: www.choicehotels.com
Restaurant Location. Bennigans. 40441 Ann Arbor Rd. E, Plymouth, Mi, 48170. Tel. No. 734-459-8907.