Level: Open to All
Our beginning woodworking class will provide a step by step introduction to woodworking. This course is perfect for beginners or for intermediates who want to hone their skills.
What You Will Learn: In this five day hands-on class, you will learn the complete process of woodworking:
You will also learn how to properly and safely use machinery and tools. Learn tool set-up and proper techniques for using stationary power equipment (jointer, planer, table saw, etc) and hand tools (squares, chisels, scrapers).
You will then put all of this in to practice by designing and making a small table.
Tools Needed:Beginning Woodwork Tool List
Materials & Books Needed:Materials List: Poplar wood will be provided (Included in the cost of the class)
Woodworking Basics: Mastering the Essentials of Craftsmanship by Peter Korn (Taunton Press)
The Real Wood Bible, Joint Book – Complete Guide by Nick Gibbs
Syllabus: Beginning Woodworking Syllabus
Fees: Tuition: $750 per person
Studio & Materials Fee: None
Non-Refundable Registration Fee:$45 if this is your first time registering.
What’s Next: We recommend practicing the Box Making Class to increase your knowledge in the construction of drawers, doors, joinery and jigs.