• Men and women coming together to increase our knowledge and skill of woodturning 

  • Premier demonstrators from around the US

  • Demonstrations at Fairs and Shows.

  • Instructing Scouts and Grandchildren.  

  • Non-profit organization that supports the community by providing creations for fundraising events.

  • We meet the 3rd Tuesday every month (except December) at 104 Trammel Road, Moreland, Georgia



South Metro Woodturners is a non-profit association dedicated to fellowship, education, and community service for those of all skill levels in the field of woodworking. Members (and guests) come together once a month to share ideas and projects as well as hear a featured presenter on a topic of interest to the general membership. Member volunteers who are elected by the general membership operate the association.


President: John VonEschenbach            johnvone@bellsouth.net

Vice President: John Stewart                    stewart74@charter.net

Treasurer: Tom Essex                          tomcat1958@hotmail.com

Secretary: Mark Trail                                   mtrail430@gmail.com

Member at Large : Ron Britton              rbritton625@bellsouth.net

Member at Large: Don Heath               Heath2201@bellsouth.net

Newsletter Editor: Marion Laster                mjlaster@hotmail.com

Web Neophyte : Mike Raftis                      mikeraftis@yahoo.com 

Past President / Demonstrator Coordinator:            Wayne Morris