Live Online Event

David Ellsworth
Natural-Edge Bowl

October 24, 2020
3 p.m. Eastern Time

$10 members
$30 nonmembers/former members*


All experience levels are welcome.
Online demonstration will be approximately 90 minutes followed by Q and A.

Join us online for an exclusive rendezvous with David Ellsworth, an AAW founding member and first Honorary Lifetime Member. You’ll see green wood turning with an emphasis on the basics, from log to finished bowl, all from the keen perspective of a world-renowned woodturning master. David will use the Ellsworth Signature Gouge to demonstrate:


  • Mounting and balancing a half-log on the lathe
  • Roughing, slicing, and backward shear-scraping cuts
  • Interior finishing cuts
  • Jam-chucking
  • Sharpening


Registration is open through Friday, October 23 at noon Eastern time.


Members, please sign in to receive the reduced member rate.


* Nonmembers: Please join AAW as a member today and for the next 12 months you’ll enjoy this and future AAW events at the reduced member rate.

* Former members: There are two easy ways to renew:

  1. Renew Online: Sign in to the AAW website with your username and password. Your member homepage will be displayed. If your membership is up for renewal a "Renew Now" button will be displayed. If your membership has lapsed a “Join Now” button will be displayed. Click the "Renew Now" or "Join Now" button and follow the instructions to renew.
  2. Renew by Phone: We welcome your renewal by telephone. You may contact us by phone Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (CST) at 877-595-9094 (toll free U.S.) or 651-484-9094.

Confirmation/Receipt and Event Link

  • After registering, you will receive a receipt/confirmation by email.
  • A link to the event will be sent by email approximately 24-hours prior to the event.


  • A replay of the event will be available online for registered attendees until November 14. Registered attendees will be provided a link via email when the replay is available for viewing.

Photo credit: David Ellsworth

Photo credit: Andi Wolfe


Learn more about David Ellsworth.