Level: Open to All
Taught by Michael Fortune this 5-day technique-packed class will show you a wide variety of ways to shape your work. Learn how to produce unbelievable curves in your furniture using steam-bending, vacuum forming, bent lamination and kerf bending. Michael will show you how to bend wood without breaking it. Learn about air-dried lumber, compression straps, clamping forms, and vacuumn bagging. In between the demos, there will be plenty of time for hands-on practice of the techniques. Being able to bend wood will push your chairs, legs, tables and doors into new territory.
This class is all about learning techniques that will really increase the skill set and design options you have in your work. This class is open for all students beginners – advanced and for furniture makers, turners and carvers.
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Materials Fee: $80
There will be a $45 registration fee if this is the first time you are registering for a class.