Event: Arrowmont CMW Retreat, May 11 14

Start: March 28, 2017 10:03 am
End: May 14, 2017 10:03 am

The cut off date for signing up has been extended to 3/19. We would like to have a few more CMW members participate. To sign up please send an email to Tucker Garrison 28tuck1@gmail.com

Information about the retreat is provided at the end of this note. This is a great opportunity to participate in four days of woodturning with fellow CMW members at a low cost.

If you have signed up please make sure your name is on this list. If you signed up and your name is not on the list please send me an email 28tuck1@gmail.com and I will add your name to the list.

The CMW Arrowmont retreat will be held on the Arrowmont campus in Gatlinburg, TN, Thursday May 11 to Sunday May 14. The retreat is open to all CMW members. More information about Arrowmont can be found at http://www.arrowmont.org/
CMW members are donating their time to teach a total of 12 classes. Each participant can select 4 classes, 1/2 day classes Thursday and Sunday and full day classes Friday and Saturday. There will be beginner and intermediate level classes including sharpening, basic cuts, spindle projects, bowl projects, hollowing projects, surface enhancement and more. Additional details about classes will provided in a follow-up email soon.
Here is a link to an article about last year's retreat http://www.carolinamountainwoodturners.org/articles/528
To keep the cost down for woodturning education CMW will cover the cost of renting the woodturning studio.

Cost per participant:

$112 - eight meals in the Arrowmont dining room - all participants must buy meals
$40 to $60 for materials for 4 classes - pay the instructor at each class

On Campus Housing (limited availability):

$65 per night for a single room with shared bath
$60 per night per person for a double with private bath
$50 per night per person for a double with shared bath
$40 per night per person for a triple with shared bath
Off campus housing is available at motels within walking distance

CMW members that sign up will receive an email by 3/20 with instructions for calling Arrowmont to reserve housing and pay for meals. A list of near by motels with a discount for Arrowmont students will also be provided.