Membership Renewal Time

SPSW members, it is that time of year to renew your membership. You can renew at the next meeting with cash, check, debit or credit cards. Or if you prefer, you can renew online on our membership renewal page.

It is also time to renew your membership in the AAW. As a member of AAW you are part of one of the largest craft associations in the country, currently greater than 13,600 members strong with more than 325 local chapters in the United States and internationally, each one-year membership includes:

  • Six issues of American Woodturner, official journal of the AAW, each jam-packed with:
    • New one-of-a-kind projects
    • Inspiration and insider secrets
    • Time- and money-saving shop tips and techniques
    • Step-by-step instructions with helpful how-to images and diagrams
    • Calendar of events, seminars, and exhibitions
  • Education and Advice
  • Annual AAW Symposium
  • Expert woodturning advice at
  • AAW Forum and members-only access on
  • Access to Educational Opportunity Grants for members and AAW chapters Opportunities
  • Insurance and Savings
    • Bodily injury liability insurance furnished for members involved in AAW activities
    • Commercial property and liability insurance available for members to purchase
    • Group rates for health, life, and commercial business insurance
  • Discounts on AAW books, DVDs, and logo merchandise with savings up to 50%

If you are not a member of AAW, consider joining. The magazine alone is worth the cost of membership. If you are a member, take advantage of all of the information on the website. The videos are fantastic.