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Caricature Carving 101
Instructor: Fred Krafton Bill Bucceri
Class Times: Saturday, November 01, 2014 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Class Size: 15
Tools Required: Basic set of carving tools. (available at discount)
Description: Join Fred and Bill as they teach the intricacies of carving. This class has been popular each month it has been offered. Every month Bill and Fred pick a new carving to create. Check the website or come by the store and see the newest project. Includes Lunch! Special discount on related tools, books and supplies!
Tuition: $80
Tuition Notes: Includes Lunch and a $20 materials charge.

Making and Using Router Templates
Instructor: Tom Duram
Class Times: Thursday, November 06, 2014 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: none
Description: A router template allows you to make perfect duplicate shapes. In this class we'll make a SOLID BODY GUITAR body and an OVAL TABLE top using templates made in the class. Both demo and hands on you'll make a template and learn to use it to make your own creations.
Tuition: $89

Turn-for-the-Troops
Instructor: Woodcraft Staff
Class Times: Friday, November 07, 2014 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday, November 08, 2014 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Sunday, November 09, 2014 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 1500
Tools Required: None
Description: Last year, under Arthur Loretti's leadership, we made over 750 pens, each with a personal thank you note for our troops. This year were trying to double that! Come on in Friday, Saturday or Sunday and we'll guide you through the whole fun process of making a special gift for an active duty soldier. Kids over 8 with parent ok!
Tuition: $0
Tuition Notes: Free

Cabinet Making I: Carcass Construction
Instructor: Tony Bratton
Class Times: Sunday, November 09, 2014 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Class Size: 12
Tools Required: N/A
Description: In the first of this four part series students will learn to assemble a plywood carcass using traditional joinery methods and pocket screws. Cabinet assembly methods will be discussed and examples shown. Face frames will be assembled with pocket screws. Applying edge banding will be demonstrated. Includes Lunch! Special discount on related tools, books and supplies!
Tuition: $89
Tuition Notes: Our most popular class!

Turning 101 Spindles
Instructor: Mike Souter
Class Times: Saturday, November 15, 2014 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Face Shield, Roughing Gouge, Parting Tool or Spindle Gouge & Outside Calipers
Description: You will learn how to sharpen the most common turning tools and use them to produce a variety of cuts in spindle work. Donna will teach you about the functions of a lathe, turning speeds, chucking techniques and wood selection. This half lecture, half hands-on class is excellent for anyone just getting into turning.
Tuition: $89
Tuition Notes: Special discount for students

Cabinetmaking II: Drawer making / Using a dovetail
Instructor: Tony Bratton
Class Times: Sunday, November 16, 2014 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 12
Tools Required: None Special discounts on related tools.
Description: This class, the second session of our four part cabinet series, will be a hands on/demonstration class. Students will learn to use a dovetail jig and router. Alternate construction methods, including strengths and limitations of the various styles will be discussed, along with special requirements for concealed drawer slides. Includes Lunch! Special discount on related tools, books and supplies!
Tuition: $89

Turn a Bottle Stopper
Instructor: Arthur Loretti
Class Times: Thursday, November 20, 2014 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Roughing Gouge, Parting Tool, Small Spindle Gouge or Skew, Safety Glasses or Face Shield
Description: Learn to Turn an elegant Wine Bottle Stopper. This class is for Beginners to Experienced Turners. You will learn the "Ins and Outs" of making Unique Gifts for that someone special. Learn to make the same professional stoppers as those available in fine gift shops. Arthur will instruct you on the complete process from wood selection to final finish, along with numerous tips and techniques to help you produce excellent results every time. Soon you will be making stoppers for both fun and profit. Drop into the store to see some of his current work. As a student in the class you are eligible to recieve a special offer of a 3pc set of turning tools worth over $60 for only $25.The Class includes a Bottle Stopper kit and wood blank.
Tuition: $89
Tuition Notes: includes materials

Christmas Tree Ornaments
Instructor: Arthur Loretti
Class Times: Saturday, November 22, 2014 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Face Shield, Roughing Gouge, 3/8" Or 1/4" Spindle Gouge, 1/2" Or 3/4" Skew Chisel, Parting Tool & Miniature Hollowing Tools (Optional)
Description: Decorating your home or tree with handmade ornaments makes the holidays extra special. Learn to make several types of ornaments from raw wood to finished piece. Students will have the opportunity to complete several ornaments and will leave with the inspiration to make more!
Tuition: $99
Tuition Notes: includes materials

Cabinetmaking III: Raised Panel Doors
Instructor: Tony Bratton
Class Times: Sunday, November 23, 2014 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 12
Tools Required: N/A
Description: Whether completing cabinets you’ve built yourself or updating your current cabinets, this class will provide you with the skills to build this attractive and sturdy door style. Tony will step you through the process from determining the size, to lining up the cutters for a perfect fit. Arched door style will be discussed. Includes Lunch! Special discount on related tools, books and supplies!
Tuition: $89

Cabinet Making IV: Assembly
Instructor: Tony Bratton
Class Times: Sunday, November 30, 2014 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 12
Tools Required: N/A
Description: The final class in our four part series will help you put it all together (literally). Tony will show you how to install several different drawer slide styles including the newest Blum concealed slides. Installation and adjusting of European hinges will be demonstrated, along with installation of knobs and pulls. Tony will also discuss different finishing options. Includes Lunch! Special discount on related tools, books and supplies!
Tuition: $89

Caricature Carving 101
Instructor: Fred Krafton Bill Bucceri
Class Times: Saturday, December 06, 2014 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Class Size: 15
Tools Required: Basic set of carving tools. (available at discount)
Description: Join Fred and Bill as they teach the intricacies of carving. This class has been popular each month it has been offered. Every month Bill and Fred pick a new carving to create. Check the website or come by the store and see the newest project. Includes Lunch! Special discount on related tools, books and supplies!
Tuition: $80
Tuition Notes: Includes Lunch and a materials charge.

Woodturning: Bowls
Instructor: Mike Souter
Class Times: Sunday, December 07, 2014 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Face Shield, Bowl Gouge & Parting Tool
Description: Have you been fascinated with wooden bowls and wanted to learn to make them yourself? You can! In this class, you will learn wood selection/mounting techniques, tool sharpening, and proper tool usage. In addition, you'll learn numerous shaping and smoothing tips/techniques. This is an intensive hands-on class where the wood shavings will fly!
Tuition: $99
Tuition Notes: Includes Lunch and a materials charge.

Veneering with a Vacuum Press
Instructor: Tom Duram
Class Times: Thursday, December 11, 2014 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 8
Tools Required: None
Description: Part demo and part hands on workshop on what's involved in using a vacuum press. Amazingly easy to use and not as expensive most woodworkers think.
Tuition: $69
Tuition Notes: Special tool discount for students

The Art Of Pen Turning
Instructor: Arthur Loretti
Class Times: Saturday, December 13, 2014 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Pen Turning Tools, Bushings for your lathe
Description: Learn to make the same professional style pens as those available in fine gift shops. Arthur will instruct you on the complete process from wood selection to final finish, along with numerous tips and techniques to help you produce excellent results every time. Soon you will be making pens for both fun and profit. Arthur has been turning since 2000 and a woodworking instructor or several years. Drop into the store to see some of his current work. The Class includes two pen kits and two wood blanks. And as a student in the class you are eligible to receive a special offer of a complete set of pen turning tools all worth over $60 for only $30.
Tuition: $79

Caricature Carving 101
Instructor: Fred Krafton Bill Bucceri
Class Times: Saturday, January 03, 2015 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Class Size: 15
Tools Required: Basic set of carving tools. (available at discount)
Description: Join Fred and Bill as they teach the intricacies of carving. This class has been popular each month it has been offered. Every month Bill and Fred pick a new carving to create. Check the website or come by the store and see the newest project. Includes Lunch! Special discount on related tools, books and supplies!
Tuition: $80
Tuition Notes: Includes Lunch and a $20 materials charge.

Woodworking Fundamentals: Milling the lumber
Instructor: Tom Duram
Class Times: Thursday, January 08, 2015 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: None
Description: This course serves two purposes. First the skill building of safely using three tools: the jointer, the planer and the table saw. The second objective is how these three tools are used in concert to mill straight, square suitable for fine wood working. Each student will use each of these tools with instructor supervision.
Tuition: $70

Workbench Workshop
Instructor: Tom Duram
Class Times: Saturday, January 10, 2015 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 12
Tools Required: none
Description: Saturday, January 10, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Free workshop on creating a workbench that will last a lifetime. Traditional to innovative, discover all the options available to you. Open discussion with all about pros and cons of different designs. Special offers for those who attend.
Tuition: $0
Tuition Notes: Free

Turning A Natural Edge Goblet
Instructor: Mike Souter
Class Times: Sunday, January 11, 2015 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Skill Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: 3/8 Or 1/2" Spindle Gouge, Parting Tool, Face Shield, A 1/2" Round Nose Scraper Is Optional
Description: Through the magic of woodturning learn how to turn a natural edge goblet. Techniques for holding the piece while turning the long stem will be taught. End grain hollowing and spindle turning techniques will be emphasized.
Tuition: $89
Tuition Notes: Special tool discount for students

Shaker Oval Boxes
Instructor: Arthur Loretti
Class Times: Thursday, January 15, 2015 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: None
Description: Create three delicate, handmade nesting cherry boxes with tops. Skills include crafting delicate band fingers, shaping box and top bands, heat bending and tacking bands, fitting tops and bottoms,Finishing options will be discussed. All supplies and a Shaker Box Class Booklet, containing notes and shapes to continue a new found skill, are provided. Makes a great gift!
Tuition: $99
Tuition Notes: Includes $35 materials

Building An Acoustic Guitar
Instructor: Scott Dixon
Class Times: Monday, January 19, 2015 5:00 PM - 9:00 AM
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: N/a
Description: Many of those who have played or even admired the beauty of the guitar have shown interest in someday making an heirloom instrument that can be played today and passed on and continued to be played for generations. This class is designed to take a beginner/intermediate woodworker through the steps to make a steel string acoustic guitar from a unique kit. You will learn the terminology and the techniques focused on many of the specialized processes to complete your own personalized instrument. The process is broken down into small steps to familiarize the student with the construction of the neck including truss rod installation, fingerboard & fretting, abalone inlay and construction of the body including brace trimming/fitting, top installation, bridge gluing/alignment, purfling and final fit up of the neck to body joint using a bolt-on system. Each guitar will be completed leaving the final top coat finish up to the student. Look for our other classes designed for finishing techniques. Be sure to visit the store to see and play the finished guitar. Two models are available - Sapele or Sycamore. Class is held for 5 consecutive Monday nights.
Tuition: $625
Tuition Notes: includes $325 materials charge