Biography

November 20, 2010

JERRY MEASIMER

Served in United States Marine Corp.

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

            – Owns Jerry’s Drywall and Tile

            – Owns ShopII Woodworks                                                       

EXPERIENCE:

           – President of Southern Piedmont Woodturners   – Four Years

           – Featured Wood Artist Sequel Select, Inc.

           – Assistant Instructor Arrowmont Craft School, Gatlinburg, TN, April, 2011

AWARDS:

          – Received Excellence Award-Charlotte Fine Arts Show, Charlotte, NC – Oct. 2010

          – Singular Woodturning Award–Charlotte Woodworking Show, Charlotte, NC-

            March, 2011

EXHIBITIONS:   

          – Charlotte Woodworking Show, Charlotte, NC, March, 2011

          – Charlotte Fine Arts Show, Charlotte, NC, Oct. 2010

          – Towncreek Gallery, Mount Gilead, NC, March, 2009

          – Falling Rivers Gallery, Albemarle, NC, 2009

COLLECTIONS: 

         -Work in Permanent Collection of  Carolinas Aviation Museum

         -Work has been shown at Wright Brothers Aviation Center, Kitty Hawk, NC

              And Discovery Place Science Museum, Charlotte, NC.

         – Mayor of Richfield, NC; Floyd Wilson

WORKSHOPS:

          – Guest Demonstrator: Crown Tools, Hickory, NC (Oct. 2011)             

          – Guest Demonstrator-Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC (Sept. 2011)

          – Taught Design/Technique:  NC State University – April, 2011

          – Taught Design/Technique-Southern Piedmont Woodturners – 2011

          – Taught Design/Technique- Charlotte Woodturners Assoc.  – 2011

          – Taught Design/Technique-Greensboro Woodturners Assoc – 2011

          – Guest Demonstrator-Klingspor Sanding Company Extravaganza-Oct., 2010

          – Taught Design/Technique – North Carolina Woodturners-Hickory, NC-2009

          – Taught Design/Technique – Waxhaw, NC – 2009

          – Taught Design/Technique – Falling Rivers Art Gallery-Albemarle, NC- Oct. 2009

          – Inaugurated Woodturning Workshops in All Area High Schools

 

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