Upcoming Classes

Jul
18

Intro to Wood Working: Wood Basics and Four Squaring

This three hour course covers the fundamentals of turning a rough piece of lumber into a perfectly square and usable piece. Students will get hands on experience with a Jointer as well as a Planer, in addition to learning proper care and methods for caring for and sourcing wood supplies.

This course is a pre-requisite for all fundamentals of wood working courses. Lumber and tools will be provided.


About the Instructor:
Jay Wiggins has been designing and building furniture for 25 year

Jul
25

Fundamentals of Wood Working: Hand Cut Dovetails

This six hour course covers the fundamentals of dovetail joinery. Dovetails are a critical skill in the completion of many types of woodworking projects tht require solid tensile strength. The dovetail technique predates written history, is simple to learn but takes a lifetime to master. Students will get hands on experience with cutting dovetails as while learning about the various types and functions of this incredibly versatile woodworking technique. Tools will be available, and materials are

Aug
08

Intro to Wood Working: Wood Basics and Four Squaring

This three hour course covers the fundamentals of turning a rough piece of lumber into a perfectly square and usable piece. Students will get hands on experience with a Jointer as well as a Planer, in addition to learning proper care and methods for caring for and sourcing wood supplies.

This course is a pre-requisite for all fundamentals of wood working courses. Lumber and tools will be provided.


About the Instructor:
Jay Wiggins has been designing and building furniture for 25 year

Aug
08

Intro to Wood Working: Chisels and Hand Planes

This four hour course introduces the fundamental woodworking tools: the flat back chisel and the bench plane.

Students will learn to sharpen, tune, and use the tools in order to produce consistent and quality craftsmanship. This course is a prerequisite for the furniture building course, as well as the course on mortise and tenon joinery.

You may bring your own tools, sharpen and tune tools from the shop, or purchase your own set through us to take home.
 
About the Instructor:
Jay Wi

Aug
15

Fundamentals of Wood Working: Hand Cut Dovetails

This six hour course covers the fundamentals of dovetail joinery. Dovetails are a critical skill in the completion of many types of woodworking projects tht require solid tensile strength. The dovetail technique predates written history, is simple to learn but takes a lifetime to master. Students will get hands on experience with cutting dovetails as while learning about the various types and functions of this incredibly versatile woodworking technique. Tools will be available, and materials are