The H.E. Twentyman Ornamental Turning Competition
This competition along with the Lady Gertrude Crawford and Fred Howe Competitions are held in conjunction with the Society of Ornamental Turners. They are in honour of three great exponents and patrons of ornamental turning.
Who can enter?
Members of the Society of Ornamental Turners.
There is no restriction on theme, style or size. Predominantly plain form, not necessarily of circular section, with the addition of a discrete element of ornamental using either or both conventional ornamental turning and rose turning techniques.
All work to be by the competitor except for commercially made components such as screws. Carving, polychromatic assembly, marquetry, inlay and the like may be incorporated. Any combination of legally sourced materials may be used. Fractal burning may not be used.
There is no restriction on the number of entries by each competitor but the work must not have been entered in any other Company competition.
A prize of £100 and a Company Silver Medal
General Conditions of entry, including times for delivery, judging, prize giving, viewing, and collection of entries after the event can be viewed here: General Conditions of entry 2021
OR email or post your entry: PDF Entry Form