Mike is proud member of the Chattahoochee Woodturners, the American Association of Woodturners, Collectors of Wood Art, Carolina Mountain Woodturners, the Atlanta Woodturners Guild and the Georgia Association of Woodturners.
Michael work has been featured in American Woodturner, Creative Wood, New Zealand, Woodturning UK, Woodworker West, British Woodworking and Woodturning Design Magazines.
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Back cover of AAW Journal
Showcase, in Woodturning Design Magazine
Invited Artist " A Walk in the Woods" Exhibition AAW International Symposium, San Jose, CA.
Featured Demonstrator, Turning Southern Style Symposium.
Woodturning UK magazine, Readers Showcase.
Invited Demonstrator, AAW International Symposium Tampa FL.
Invited Artist, "Harmony" Exhibition, AAW International Symposium Tampa FL.
Award of Excellence, AAW International Symposium Tampa FL.
Featured Demonstrator, Ohio Woodturning Symposium
Featured Demonstrator, Florida Woodturning Symposium.
Invited Artist, "Ceremony" Exhibition, AAW International Symposium Phoenix AR.
Invited Artist,"Rising" Exhibition, AAW International Symposium Phoenix AR.
"The Art of the Craft " Exhibition
British Woodturning Magazine, article.
Featured Demonstrator, Canadian Symposium, Saskatoon.
Instructor, John Campbell Folk School.
Featured Demonstrator, Norwegian Woodturning Cruise.
Featured Demonstrator, New Zealand Symposium, Auckland.
Instructor, Arrowmont School of Arts, Gatlinburg, TN.
Featured Artist, Woodturning Magazine UK
Demonstrating, World Wood Day, Turkey.
Invited Artist, “Creativity in Construction: A Collaboration of Materials” AAW International symposium, Pittsburgh, PA.
Invited Artist, “Merging” AAW International symposium, Pittsburgh, PA.
Awarded Master Choice, July, AAW Symposium
Featured Demonstrator, Great Britain Seminar, Loughborough.
Featured Artist, Woodturning Magazine UK
Featured Artist Woodturning Magazine
Demonstrator AAW International Symposium, Atlanta GA
Awarded "Peoples Choice" for his piece "Celebrate" at the AAW Symposium.
Featured Artist in July edition of More Woodturning Magazine
In his early years growing up in England, Michael worked on wooden sailing yachts along the banks of the River Crouch. He moved to the US in the eighties. Working with wood all of his life, Michael was always interested in woodturning and studied for many years to perfect his craft. What began as a hobby blossomed into a passion. He has gained international recognition for his teapots.
Michael was a featured demonstrator at the American Association of Woodturners International Symposium in 2013 and received high honors as recipients of the “Award of Excellence” for one of his pieces. At the 2015 International Symposium he was awarded "Master Choice" in the Merging Exhibition. He demonstrated at the 2016 AAW International Symposium in Atlanta, and was awarded "Peoples Choice" for his piece in the exhibition Turning 30. He has demonstrated for numerous chapters of the AAW and have been feature demonstrator in several States symposiums.
Michael is in high demand as a teacher and his wonderful techniques are taught to students from around the world. During the last several years he has taught in Canada, Norway, England, Turkey, and New Zealand as well as throughout the United States. He has taught in workshops, chapter classrooms and in private settings. His work has been published in many journals nationally and internationally.
The artwork created has garnered the attention of many collectors and has been included in corporate and private collections. His work is sought after by high end galleries and gift shops throughout the world.
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Demonstrate and workshop at Nittany Woodturners Guild, PA
Demonstrator Mid-Maryland Woodturners Club, Maryland
Demonstrate Deval Woodturners Club NJ
Private Lessons Moscow PA
Demonstrate and teach at the Fall Woodturners Weekend for the Smoky Mountain Woodturners
Work accepted into the Waves of Grain Exhibition at the International AAW Symposium in Kansas City.
Demonstrate of the Georgia Association of Woodturners
Arrowmont School of Art, Instructor. Gatlinburg TN
Demonstrator Carolina Mountain Woodturners Club, Ashville TN
Demonstrator Bi-City Turners, Columbus GA
Demo and workshop at the Milwaukee Area Woodturners
Demo and workshop Grand River Turners, Ceder Springs MI
demo for the Southern Piedmont Woodturners, Concord NC