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Learn the Ins and Outs of Woodturning



Learn the Ins and Outs of Woodturning at the Canadian Museum of Civilization

Gatineau, Quebec, February 16, 2006 — In conjunction with the Saidye-Bronfman Award 2005, the Canadian Museum of Civilization invites you to a demonstration of a fascinating art form, woodturning. Local woodturner Michele LeMay will demonstrate basic turning techniques, which can be used to transform a piece of wood, such as maple, into a functional and artistic piece. Ms. LeMay is a member of the Ottawa Valley Woodturner Association and has been turning wood for about ­­­three years.

Learn the Ins and Outs of Woodturning
Woodturner Michele LeMay
Saturday, February 25 – 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. (English)
Marius Barbeau Salon
Free with Museum admission

More information is available by calling (819) 776-7000 or 1 800 555-5621.

Media Information:

Chief, Media Relations
Canadian Museum of Civilization
Tel.: (819) 776-7167

Media Relations Officer
Canadian Museum of Civilization
Tel.: (819) 776-7169

Fax: (819) 776-7187


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