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Joinery 4 | Dovetails | PM class

November 8 - November 8 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Learn How to Make Dovetails

Level:Open to All

Through out the centuries whenever two pieces of wood meet, joints were developed to hold them together and in this series of evening class you will learn how to do the most popular ones.

In this series of 4 classes, which can be taken as a group or on a individual basis, you will learn how to layout and precisely cut either a single joint such as a dovetail, or a group of joints that use a common set of cuts such as a the rabbet.  All of the joints are those most frequently used in furniture making.

The Joint Series

Class 1 – Rabbets, End lap joints, Housed Rabbets (Aug 9th)

Class 2 – Box Joints (Sept 6th)

Class 3 – Mortise & Tennons – blind, slot and thru (Oct 11th)

Class 4 – Dovetails (Nov 8th)

The class will use both handtools and power tools so your own preferences for making can be used.

 

Tools Needed:  We recommend that you have the following:

  • Set of sharp chisels
  • Mallet
  • 6″ combination Starrett Square
  • 6″ Metal ruler

Materials & Books Needed:[/one_fifth]Materials List: Poplar wood will be provided (Included in the cost of the class)
Optional books: The Real Wood Bible, Joint Book – Complete Guide by Nick Gibbs (available at the School)

Fees:[/one_fifth] [one_fourth padding=”0 10px 0 0″]Tuition:[/one_fourth] $85 per person per class (you must register for each class)
[one_fifth padding=”0 10px 0 0″]  [/one_fifth] [one_fourth padding=”0 10px 0 0″]Studio & Materials Fee: [/one_fourth]$20

Non-Refundable Registration Fee: $45 if this is your first time registering.

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