Showcase 2016 – April 23 from 10 AM to 4 PM at the Rochester Museum and Science Center


Rochester Woodworkers Society held itsĀ 2016 Showcase and Competition on Saturday, April 23, 2016 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM in Eisenhart Auditorium at the Rochester Museum and Science Center. The Showcase was open to the public and included both a juried and a display (non-juried) show of the work of RWS members in the following categories:



  1. Furniture 1 – Tables, Beds
  2. Furniture 2 – Cases, Cabinets, Desks
  3. Furniture 3 – Chairs, Rockers
  4. Furniture Accessories and Furnishings
  5. Turning 1 – Bowls, Platters, Plates, Vessels
  6. Turning 2 – Pens, Finials, Spindles, Ornaments
  7. Carving
  8. Boats, Boating Accessories
  9. Other: Shop Equipment, Toys, Mini’s, Models, Musical instruments, or any piece not fitting into above categories.


All categories were judged individually and the awards were as follows:

  1. First Place: One each Category
  2. Best of Show: One item from Entire Show (1 Award to be given)
  3. People’s Choice: Each person entering the show has one vote toward this award. (1 Award)
  4. Honorable Mention: (Three each Category or at discretion of judges)

The Showcase also included demonstrations by RWS members.

Further information can be found in the following documents:

Check-in Procedures

Showcase Final Details

2016 Showcase TriFold for print

2016 Showcase Poster