Find a local Chapter, Craft School, Regional Symposium, or International Woodturning Association


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Find a Chapter Community

  • The more than 365 worldwide chapters of the AAW are independent organizations of local enthusiasts who come together to learn more about the craft and art of woodturning, as well as enjoy fellowship with other turners. 
  • If you are interested in joining a local chapter, search for the chapter closest to your location and get in touch with a friendly chapter contact.  
  • Can't find a local chapter near you? Why not create one with several of your local woodturning friends? Review the information below and contact the AAW office for more information.

Find a Craft School

  • Craft schools generally offer courses in traditional hand-crafts like folk art, jewelry making, sewing, quilting, ceramics, glass blowing -- and woodturning.
  • Additionally, many colleges and universities offer similar classes through their art departments.
  • Don't see your school listed - contact us at memberservices@woodturner.org.

Find an International Woodturning Association

  • Search for a woodturning organization closest to your location and get in touch with a friendly contact.

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