Membership in the Diamond State Wood Turners is open to any person who has a sincere interest in woodworking and specifically wood turning and has also paid in full their annual Membership fees. As of March 1, 2017 Annual membership fees will be $25.00. A portion of which will be used to maintain the liability insurance coverage provided by the AAW, along with the fixed cost for the building rental. Annual fees are based on a calendar year, January through December of the same year. Fees are to be paid no later than the February regular meeting.
Diamond State Wood turners was formally organized on March 24, 2011, in Jacksonville, Arkansas as a local chapter of the American Association of Wood turners, Inc (AAW). Diamond State Wood turners (Chapter) expects to draw members from all cities and towns in Central Arkansas.
MISSION: To celebrate the art and skill of wood-turning through education, demonstrations, sharing of ideas and projects, public outreach, and a monthly meeting in a friendly and welcoming atmosphere for people of like interest to gather and interact with one another.