Turning Archive 2006

Benefit for Gary Evans' son Cole

Ellis Walentine

Come to the mountains
of East Tennessee!

Talasi Hardwoods presents a
Benefit Sale for John Cole Evans
who was seriously injured in a
motorcycle accident August 26.

Saturday October 28, 2006
Starting at 12 noon

The day's activities and items available for sale:

  • Carving demonstrations by John Jordan, nationally known woodturning artist. His signature hollowing tools will also be available for purchase.
  • The Finest Appalachian Turning woods by Talasi Hardwoods, including: Osage Orange, Black Locust, Honey Locust Burl, White Oak Burl, Ambrosia Maple, Ambrosia Sycamore, Elm Burl, Cherry, Walnut, Persimmon, Eastern Red Cedar, Tupelo, Hackberry, Ash, and others. Many species are spalted. Many can be cut to order.
  • Brick-oven baked breads by Tellico Grains, Tellico Plains TN
  • Indian handcrafts by J.R. and Barbara
  • Herbal products and instruction by Dale and Doug Ellis
  • Hand-turned wood art by members of the Smoky Mountain Woodturners club
  • Indian tacos by members of the North Carolina band of the Cherokee Indians

    Come early, stay late!

    If you can't make it to the benefit but wish to make a contribution to help offset Cole's huge and growing medical expenses, please send your donation to Gary Evans, 6655 Calderwood Highway, Tallassee, TN 37878.

    All donations gratefully accepted!

    Sale will be at the Tallassee Store Co. building on US 129 in Tallassee, TN, 17 miles on the left from the intersection of US 411 South and US 129 South.

    For more information, call Gary Evans, 865-856-2833

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    Benefit for Gary Evans' son Cole
    Re: Benefit for Gary Evans' son Cole
    Good for you, Gary
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