Making Sawdust With A Purpose.


To promote and administer programs which will benefit the woodworking community and advance the art and craft of woodworking.

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About Us

Founded in 1983, the Alabama Woodworkers Guild was to provide a forum to promote woodworking skills and interests.

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Meetings are held on the 3rd Saturday of each month at 10:00 AM, January through November. Please give us a visit.

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Working Groups

We have many working groups for our members to participate in. Some are designed for member education and others are working groups to complete projects such as toys or cabinets.

Next Guild Meeting is scheduled for Saturday, October 21st, 2017

8:00am October SketchUp Workshop Topic: Importing Images into Your Designs


9:00am October Mentoring Series: The Classy Clawfoot Leg

This month Ray Ziegler will talk about crafting Claw Foot Legs to really enhance your next project.

10:00am October Program: Chain Saw Carving

This month we are very pleased and fortunate to have Justin Bailey, proprietor of Woodlot Artisans, LLC and Chainsaw carver extraordinaire come and share with us about the up and coming art of chainsaw carving.  Justin will share his passion for carving and tell us about how to get into the art form as well as upcoming competitions and demonstrations.

Check out the Woodlot Artisans Webpage.





As always, Members are encouraged to bring your own projects to share with the membership during the Show and Tell portion of the meeting!  The Guild Meetings are open to the Public and Guests are always welcomed to come out and see what the Alabama Woodworkers Guild is all about!