Monthly featured Artist

Roberto Ferrer

Roberto brings many influences from throughout his life to his woodturning; childhood visits to his cousin’s wood shop, time spent in construction, auto mechanics and body shop work were all fueled by his natural curiosity of how things work and are made. His portfolio of work is unique in his use of undulating form, precision carving and extreme attention to detail with embellishment.

The WoW family is fortunate to have Roberto as an active and contributing member and is pleased to honor him as the Artist of the Month for July 2021.


The World of Woodturners site (WoW) originated in November, 2001. At its start it was the only interactive site where woodturners could post photos and descriptions of their work and engage in discussion about their art. WoW members think of themselves as a family. They are artists who have become friends and who willingly share their talents and skills. This is a place where the novice freely mixes with the seasoned professional in an atmosphere of shared respect. No one is anonymous and everyone uses their own name. From this venue has arisen some incredible art, some of which can be seen in the public gallery. Enjoy this display of fine work. Access to the site itself is at no cost, by obtaining a membership invitation from an existing WoW family member or contacting site administration at wowadmin@shaw.ca. Include your name and a brief description of your woodturning experience in the message.

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