Craobh Eo Centre.

The Old School House, Aghamore

Wooden Bicycle

The wooden Raleigh bicycle turned and built by Craobh Eo chapter members is now on display in the foyer of Mayo General Hospital, Castlebar and feedback has been great.

Vintage Raleigh Photos

Wonderful photos are available on Google Drive for anyone interested in the wooden vintage bicycle project. Please contact our secretary Michael Horkan to activate this on your computer.

Ballina Library

Craobh Eo members displayed some of their pieces during heritage week in Ballina library. See photos in Craobh Eo news section.

Castlebar County Library Exhibition

Turned items from Craobh Eo members were on exhibition in the Mayo County Library, Castlebar from Tuesday 22nd November 2016 for 2 weeks. In conjunction with this there was a woodturning demonstration by Willie Creighton in the library on Wed. 30th Nov. This was well...

Joining

If you are interested in joining our chapter, you can apply using the \\\\\"How to Join\\\\\" form.

Meeting Place

The Craobh Eo Centre in Aghamore now holds our monthly meetings, seminars and workshops.

Website

This website includes news, photos and turned items from our members.

Local Charities

Members do donate turned items to help local charities.
January 2023 Meeting

January 2023 Meeting

  Danny McGeever from the Sligo chapter was our demonstrator for our January 2023 Craobh Eo chapter meeting.​ Danny's chosen project was ‘a cat’. It’s main body was a piece of Lelandia, dimensions 100mm x 100mm. Lengths can vary depending on height of cat...

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December 2022 Meeting

December 2022 Meeting

    Philip Mahon from the Sligo chapter was our demonstrator for our December 2022 Craobh Eo chapter meeting.Philip's project was a block and gavel.Start with a perfectly square blank of yew for the head (150 mm by 55 mm). Drill a centred hole for the...

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November 2022 Meeting

November 2022 Meeting

​ The November meeting of the CraobhEo 2022/23 year took place on the 10th November in the CraobhEo Centre in Aghamore. Our demonstrator for the evening was Martin Wilson.Martin started by taking us through items he had made from birch plywood which he had...

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October 2022 Meeting

October 2022 Meeting

​ The October meeting of the 2022/23 CraobhEo woodturning year was held on Thurs October 13th, 2022 in the CraobhEo Centre in Aghamore. This was our A.G.M. ​Chairman Tom Jordan chaired the meeting and proposed a minute's silence for John Mullen who recently passed...

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September 2022 Meeting

September 2022 Meeting

  The September meeting of the CraobhEo 2022/23 year took place on the 8th September in the CraobhEo Centre in Aghamore. Our demonstrator for the evening was Willie Creighton. ​​Willie chose to turn a pen to start with. Choose two wooden blanks for your pen....

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June 2022 Meeting

June 2022 Meeting

​ The June meeting of the CraobhEo 2021/22 year took place on the 9th June in the CraobhEo Centre in Aghamore. Our demonstrator for the evening was Colm Brennan from the Sligo Chapter.​ Colm's demo covered all aspects of segmented woodturning and he started off with...

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May 2022 Meeting

May 2022 Meeting

  The May meeting of the CraobhEo 2021/22 year took place on the 12th May in the CraobhEo Centre in Aghamore. Our demonstrator for the evening was Pat Horgan from the Limerick Chapter.Pat showed us some of his work to start and explained how his ideas evolved as...

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April 2022 Meeting

April 2022 Meeting

  The April meeting of the CraobhEo 2021/22 year took place on the 21st April in the CraobhEo Centre in Aghamore. Our demonstrator for the evening was Danny McGeever from the Sligo Chapter.​ Danny's project was a bowl for a windowsill. He came with some lovely...

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March 2022 Meeting

March 2022 Meeting

  The March meeting of the CraobhEo 2021/22 year took place on the 10th March in the CraobhEo Centre in Aghamore. Our demonstrator for the evening was Joe O'Neill from the Dublin Chapter.Joe arrived fresh from our annual seminar at the end of February and we were...

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February 2022 Meeting

February 2022 Meeting

    The February meeting of the CraobhEo 2021/22 year took place on the 10th February in the CraobhEo Centre in Aghamore. Our demonstrator for the evening was Graham Griffiths from the Shannonside Chapter.​ Graham's project was a pair of matching...

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