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Router 201 - Router Table Operations
Instructor: Bob McGarry
Class Times: Tuesday, December 19, 2017 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: notebook, pencil and safety glasses
Description: This class will cover the different types of router tables and fences available. We will, also, cover when to use a router table versus handheld operations, as well as, the bits that only should be used in a router table. Each student will have the opportunity to practice edge routing, pattern routing, and making a simple molding on a router table. Each student will leave with plans for the jigs demonstrated in class.
Tuition: $55
Tuition Notes: Materials extra about $9.00

Intro To Woodworking For Men & Women
Instructor: Jim Bryan
Class Times: Saturday, December 30, 2017 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: Pencil, Notebook, Apron & Safety Glasses (Hearing Protection & Dust Mask Optional)
Description: This class is for all of you who always wanted to do woodworking but didn't have someone to show you or the chance to try. Students will learn basic woodworking techniques using the table saw, jointer, planer, bandsaw, miter saw, router, and router table. Each student will leave this class feeling confident to start woodworking at home. Class might go longer depending on participation and student interaction.
Tuition: $100

Woodburning Basics
Instructor: Beth Bryan
Class Times: Monday, January 8, 2018 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 4
Tools Required: Electric Woodburner With Assorted Tips, Pencil & Paper
Description: Learn basic woodburning techniques: preparing wood, design layout, shading and finishing. You will complete a small design in class.
Tuition: $55

Table-saw 101, Basic Tablesaw Skills
Instructor: Bob McGarry
Class Times: Tuesday, January 16, 2018 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: notebook, pencil, safety glasses and dust mask
Description: Learn the basics of the most useful machine in your shop, the table-saw. We will cover the selection of the table-saw blades and accessories. Also, covered will be tune-up and maintenance of the table-saw. The basic safety rules will be covered and stressed. Using square stock, instructor will demonstrate the safe way to complete the eight basic cuts, which are the basis for about 98% of table-saw operations. Each student will have an opportunity to practice the 8 basic cuts in class.
Tuition: $55
Tuition Notes: Materials extra about $9

Spinning Tops on the Lathe
Instructor: Trevor Smith
Class Times: Friday, January 19, 2018 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 4
Tools Required: Eye Protection/Face Shield, Roughing gouge, spindle gouge, parting tool, Skew chisel
Description: This is a fun introductory class. Covers basic lathe operation, safety, lathe tools and sharpening. You will practice basic tool techniques while you shape and turn spinning tops that you will take home with you.
Tuition: $75

Intro To Woodworking For Men & Women
Instructor: Jim Bryan
Class Times: Saturday, January 27, 2018 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: Pencil, Notebook, Apron & Safety Glasses (Hearing Protection & Dust Mask Optional)
Description: This class is for all of you who always wanted to do woodworking but didn't have someone to show you or the chance to try. Students will learn basic woodworking techniques using the table saw, jointer, planer, bandsaw, miter saw, router, and router table. Each student will leave this class feeling confident to start woodworking at home. Class might go longer depending on participation and student interaction.
Tuition: $100

Table-saw 201,Joinery on the Table Saw
Instructor: Bob McGarry
Class Times: Tuesday, January 30, 2018 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: notebook, pencil and safety glasses
Description: In this follow-up course to table-saw 101, we will begin to put the eight basic cuts to work. Demonstration and practice making rabbits, lap joints, dados and tenons. Selection and set-up of dados blades will be discussed.
Tuition: $55
Tuition Notes: Materials extra about $9

Basic Finishing Class Day 1
Instructor: Bob McGarry
Class Times: Saturday, February 3, 2018 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 2 - 10
Tools Required: Safety Glasses Notebook & Pencil
Description: If you want to improve your finishing skills then this class is for you. Bob McGarry, our finishing expert will cover safety & surface prep including planes, scrapers, sanding and managing defects. Coloring wood using pigment stains, dye stains, chemical stains, glazes, and paints. Grain filling will also be discussed and demonstrated. Basic color theory will also be covered.
Tuition: $100
Tuition Notes: $100 per day or $175 for both days.

Basic Finishing Class Day 2
Instructor: Bob McGarry
Class Times: Sunday, February 4, 2018 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 2 - 10
Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Notebook and Pencil
Description: In this class, Bob McGarry will introduce you to finishes and solvents. He will cover shellac, lacquer finishes, oil vanishes, varnishes, combo finishes and water borne finished. He will also discuss and demonstrate how to finish our finishes by polishing (rubbing out). We will wrap-up with a question and answer period.
Tuition: $100
Tuition Notes: $100 or $175 for both days.

Intro To Relief Carving
Instructor: Beth Bryan
Class Times: Monday, February 12, 2018 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: #3 gouge, a veiner. a V-tool, a bench knife or #1 gouge (FR#310), & depth/angle checker, (glove optional)
Description: Students will learn basics needed to begin a relief carving. They will carve a simple relief project while being instructed in such topics as wood grain, holding of the wood, tools, layout and transfer of the pattern. Wood and pattern included in the class fee
Tuition: $55

Router 101 - Handheld Router Operations
Instructor: Bob McGarry
Class Times: Tuesday, February 13, 2018 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: notebook, pencil and safety glasses.
Description: This class covers basic router operations including router types, maintenance of router bits, and the various types of router bits and accessories. Each student will have the opportunity to practice edge routing, flush trimming, rabbiting and dadoing with the router.
Tuition: $50
Tuition Notes: Materials extra about $9.00

Jointer & Planer Techniques
Instructor: Bob McGarry
Class Times: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: notebook, pencil, safety glasses, hearing protection, dust mask
Description: This class will cover selection & set-up of the planer, explanation followed by demonstration of milling stock four square using the FEE method. The class will, also, cover squaring stock wider than jointer & tapering
Tuition: $60
Tuition Notes: Materials extra about $5

Intro To Woodworking For Men & Women
Instructor: Jim Bryan
Class Times: Saturday, February 24, 2018 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: Pencil, Notebook, Apron & Safety Glasses (Hearing Protection & Dust Mask Optional)
Description: This class is for all of you who always wanted to do woodworking but didn't have someone to show you or the chance to try. Students will learn basic woodworking techniques using the table saw, jointer, planer, bandsaw, miter saw, router, and router table. Each student will leave this class feeling confident to start woodworking at home. Class might go longer depending on participation and student interaction.
Tuition: $100

Router 201 - Router Table Operations
Instructor: Bob McGarry
Class Times: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: notebook, pencil and safety glasses
Description: This class will cover the different types of router tables and fences available. We will, also, cover when to use a router table versus handheld operations, as well as, the bits that only should be used in a router table. Each student will have the opportunity to practice edge routing, pattern routing, and making a simple molding on a router table. Each student will leave with plans for the jigs demonstrated in class.
Tuition: $55
Tuition Notes: Materials extra about $9.00

Building a Coffee Table
Instructor: Bob McGarry
Class Times: Saturday, March 3, 2018 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday, March 4, 2018 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 4
Tools Required: notebook, pencil, safety glasses, hearing protection, see store for additional recommended tools.
Description: If you are ready to build your first piece of furniture, or wish to improve your joinery skills, join Bob for this 2 day, weekend workshop. You will complete a simple but elegant coffee table, which you will be proud to show off in your home.
Tuition: $200
Tuition Notes: Materials extra