We are a unique association of woodworking enthusiasts of all interests and skill levels, novice to expert, where information and techniques are shared.  Once you’re a member of the association, you may attend any (or all) meetings of our three Groups.

Furniture & Cabinetmakers Group

Carvers & Sculptors Group

Hand Tools Group

The Groups each hold monthly meetings, September through June. Use the links above to see further details.

Membership in the KWA

The 2018 – 2019 annual membership fee is $40 for adults and FREE for Students (younger than 18 years of age).  Membership fees may be paid via interac E-transfer, or by cheque or cash at any Group meeting. Please complete the KWA Members Application Form to become a new member.


A brief history of an evolving KWA.

KWA History


Major Annual Events

  • Artistry in Wood Juried Exhibition: This juried exhibition showcases exceptionally designed and crafted wood objects to the public, and is held every second year.  Artistry in Wood 2019 will be held on Saturday, 6 April 2019.  Click here for complete details.
    •  Click here to see highlights from our previous exhibition.
  • Symposium: This event focuses on expanding the knowledge and skills of our members – and out of town visitors.  The event features presentations by exceptional wood artisans, and is held every second year.  The next one will be held on Saturday, 4th of April, 2020.
    •  Click here to see highlights from the last Symposium.