Monthly featured Artist

Jerry Prosise

Last July, Jerry Prosise made a return to WoW after an eight-year hiatus from woodturning due to life and health getting in the way of his fun. In the time since, he has posted a diverse array of beautiful forms with various color and surface embellishments, many of which have graced the daily cover. His claim to not being a production/utilitarian turner, but a one-off maker is borne out by a tour of his album here.

The WoW family is fortunate to have Jerry as an active and contributing member and is pleased to honor him as the Artist of the Month for June 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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