Joinery is both an art and a science and a wonderful challenge, as a woodworker there is nothing more valuable than being able to select and cut joints with skill and ease. The longevity of furniture depends on it.
This class taught by Randy Maxey will increase your joinery skills regardless of your starting point. You will learn how to select joints, how to lay them out, how to cut them accurately using a variety of hand tool and machine based methods.
It is an incredible class no matter your skill level and will build your confidence and impact the quality of your woodworking for years to come. (Please make sure you take a look at the tools list and that you bring these with you when you come). Along with learning about and making a wide variety of joints you will improve your layout skills, radically improve your measuring and accuracy and gain a better understanding of joint selection and wood behavior. If you are not confident in your hand skills and joinery this is a perfect class. At the end of the week, what once seem difficult will be approached with confidence.
In this five day class, you’ll learn and practice joinery techniques that will include:
This is a technique and skill based class. You will focus on making joint samples that you will be able to use as a reference in your home workshop.
Tools Needed: CLICK HERE FOR Joinery Tool List
Please note that Woodcraft Clearwater offers a 15% discount for our Students. Lee Valley also provides an educational 15% discount. If you are interested in this please all the School at 813 233 3490
Materials & Books Needed:
Books – The Joint Book by Terrie Noll. (optional, its just a good book)
Materials Needed: NONE
Tuition: $650 per person
Studio & Materials Fee: $60
There is a non-refundable registration fee of $45 that will be added to your order. This fee applies only to your first class.