Dallas Area Woodturners (DAW) is a non profit organization that was organized in 1996 and has grown to over 200 members today. The club focuses on helping our membership learn and grow through education, demonstrations and sharing techniques, tooling and best practices with one other. The DAW is active in community service through woodturning.
Member #1 of the American Association of Woodturners. David’s works have been included in the permanent collections of thirty-six museums, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston. He has taught workshops throughout the world and has received fellowship grants from the National Endowment of Arts, the Pennsylvania Council for the Arts, and the PEW Foundation. In 2009 he was elected the “Master of the Medium” by the James A. Renwick Alliance of the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C. He is a Honorary Lifetime Member of the American Association of Woodturners and the Collectors of Wood Art, and a Fellow and a former Trustee of the American Craft Council. David Ellsworth Member #1
Current state of affairs – COVID-19 and Club meetings
As we transition to a more normal state of affairs, club meetings/demos will be held at WoodWorld AND be over a Zoom meeting. The meeting will start at 6:00 pm. The demo will start at 6:30. The Zoom meeting link will be sent to members and also be available here prior to the meeting/demo. DAW COVID Policies