Up and Coming

Open House at the Shop
The annual Open House in October is designed to acquaint potential members with the shop, its opportunities and benefits.  It aims at unaffiliated friends and relatives of current members, patrons of local woodworking-oriented vendors, and young people in area vocational programs.

Monthly Meeting Information

Wednesday,July 19th, 2017 – 7:00 p.m.


Barbara Akers
Pyrography: Creation with Fire

Pyrography or pyrogravure is the art of decorating wood or other materials with burn marks resulting from the controlled application of a heated object such as a poker. It is also known as pokerwork or wood burning.  

Originally from Billings, Montana, Barbara has lived in Kansas City, MO, since 1982.  She is a mother, a clinical laboratory scientist, hematology specialist, an artist, and an occasional writer.  Her pyrography has been widely recognized.

Visit the Monthly Meetings page for more.

The Woodworkers' Guild meets the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at:

3189 Mercier St
Kansas City, MO 64111