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This first excellent presentation on Carving Newport Shells was made by Ray Jang at the January 14, 2012 meeting.
Click on link to download. Carving Newport Shells.pdf (~8Mb) (Note: the last two pages provide resource references and recommended tools.)
At the November 2012 meeting, Larry Saupe presented various forms of Veneering. Below are his notes.
Click on the link to download. Veneering Notes.doc (~27 KB).
At the January 2017 Meeting, Keith Mealy shared Color Matching Techniques for woodworkers. Click on Color Matching Techniques by Keith Mealy to view a PDF slide show of his presentation.