Advice you can Trust
Our goal is to inspire each member to reach their full potential in pursuit of their craft or hobby. Guild members welcome the opportunity to mentor others in areas where we have achieved a level of craftmanship. We are passionate about teaching what we have learned to other interested individuals.
Thursday, May 11th, 2023
Flocking for Boxes- Jeff Futch
Thursday, June 8th, 2023
SketchUp Fundamentals – Craig Aebli
Thursday, July 13th, 2023
Wood Movement – Joe Kunzman
Thursday, August 10th, 2023
CNC in Woodworking- Ralph Bagnall
Thursday, September 14th, 2023
Pyrography – Rick Nottage
Thursday, October 12th, 2023
Making Decorative Bandings – John O’Brien
Annual Show & Tell Competition
Christmas Party/ Show & Tell Awards
Education is a key element of our mission. Members receive instruction at our monthly meeting and periodic workshop events. The highlight of the year is when host a nationally known member of the woodworking community to present at a weekend seminar. Past speakers at monthly meetings and seminars have included Phil Lowe, Tom McLaughlin, Michael Fortune, Mary May, Garrett Hack, and Nancy Hiller to name a few.
Where we Meet
We meet on the second Thursday of each month, January through October, at the Woodcraft of Orlando, FL The meetings are from 7 to 9 pm. Guests are always welcome. Several other events are announced throughout the year; check our events page for details.
- Central Florida Woodworking Guild has teamed up with the Missing in America Project to build Urns for our forgotten war heroes. The mission of the project is to locate and inter the cremated remains of hundreds of military veterans that go unclaimed each year. Read More >>
- Each year CFWG sponsors a Christmas tree at the Orlando Museum of Art’s Festival of Trees. We make over 200 wood ornaments for the event. Our tree, together with many others is auctioned off as a fundraiser for the Museum. Read More >>