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Jointer & Planer Techniques
Instructor: Bob McGarry
Class Times: Wednesday, May 06, 2015 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 10
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: $50
Tuition Notes: $5.00 material fee to the instructor at time of class

Making Panel Doors
Instructor: Bob McGarry
Class Times: Friday, May 08, 2015 5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, hearing protection Notebook & Pen Or Pencil
Description: Bob will instruct students on router techniques necessary to make either a flat or raised panel door. Students will use this information to construct their own sample door (pre-determined size by instructor). They can then take this new found knowledge with them to create doors for any size cabinet. Material fee to be paid to instructor at time of class.
Tuition: $80
Tuition Notes: material fee $15.00

Scroll Saw Basics
Instructor: Beth Bryan
Class Times: Monday, May 11, 2015 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 3
Tools Required: Notebook, Pencil, Apron & Safety Glasses
Description: This class is for anyone wanting to start scrolling. The instructor will explain history, techniques, tensions and blades. Each student will do some practice cuts and then work on a small project to take home. After learning the basics and practicing, the possibilities are endless for other projects.
Tuition: $55

Turning Between Centers Using A Skew
Instructor: Jim Bryan
Class Times: Thursday, May 14, 2015 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 4
Tools Required: Face Shield/Safety Glasses, A Woodturning Skew Chisel
Description: The skew is the most difficult tool to master, but is also one of the most useful and cleanest cutting. Jim will teach you how to use the skew, including paring and pommeling cuts, and will also discuss sharpening the skew.
Tuition: $75

Turning Between Centers Using A Skew
Instructor: Jim Bryan
Class Times: Thursday, May 14, 2015 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 4
Tools Required: Face Shield/Safety Glasses, A Woodturning Skew Chisel
Description: The skew is the most difficult tool to master, but is also one of the most useful and cleanest cutting. Jim will teach you how to use the skew, including paring and pommeling cuts, and will also discuss sharpening the skew.
Tuition: $75

Router 101
Instructor: Bob McGarry
Class Times: Wednesday, May 20, 2015 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 10
Tools Required: notebook, pencil, safety glasses hearing protection and dust mask.
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: material fee $10.00

Intro To Woodworking For Men & Women
Instructor: Jim Bryan
Class Times: Sunday, May 24, 2015 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
Instructor: Bob McGarry
Class Times: Wednesday, May 27, 2015 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 10
Tools Required: notebook, pencil, safety glasses, hearing protection and dust mask
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: $50
Tuition Notes: material fee $10.00

Basic Furniture Restoration & Refinishing
Instructor: Bob McGarry
Class Times: Friday, May 29, 2015 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 10
Tools Required: notebook, pencil,safety glasses, nitrile gloves, organic vapor respirator (optional)
Description: Learn the basics of furniture restoration. This course will cover cleaning of wood pieces, demonstration of re-amalgamation lacquer finishes; demonstration of stripper use; demonstration and practice using epoxy patch filler and in-painting on a finished piece. If you have a trouble- some small piece of furniture, bring it for class discussion and practice.
Tuition: $60

Scroll Saw Basics
Instructor: Beth Bryan
Class Times: Monday, June 08, 2015 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 3
Tools Required: Notebook, Pencil, Apron & Safety Glasses
Description: This class is for anyone wanting to start scrolling. The instructor will explain history, techniques, tensions and blades. Each student will do some practice cuts and then work on a small project to take home. After learning the basics and practicing, the possibilities are endless for other projects.
Tuition: $55

Lathe Tool Sharpening with the Wolverine Grinding Jig
Instructor: Jim Bryan
Class Times: Thursday, June 18, 2015 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: safety glasses and some dull lathe tools
Description: Learn how to sharpen all your standard lathe tools using a slow speed grinder and the Wolverine Grinding System. Jim will show you how to use the system to sharpen roughing and spindle gouges, scrapers, bowl gouges (including fingernail gouges), and skews. If time allows, you'll leave the class with sharp tools and the ability to do it yourself.
Tuition: $55

Intro To Woodworking For Men & Women
Instructor: Jim Bryan
Class Times: Sunday, June 28, 2015 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, July 13, 2015 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

Lathe Tool Sharpening with the Wolverine Grinding Jig
Instructor: Jim Bryan
Class Times: Thursday, July 16, 2015 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: safety glasses and some dull lathe tools
Description: Learn how to sharpen all your standard lathe tools using a slow speed grinder and the Wolverine Grinding System. Jim will show you how to use the system to sharpen roughing and spindle gouges, scrapers, bowl gouges (including fingernail gouges), and skews. If time allows, you'll leave the class with sharp tools and the ability to do it yourself.
Tuition: $55

Intro To Woodworking For Men & Women
Instructor: Jim Bryan
Class Times: Sunday, July 26, 2015 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

Scroll Saw Basics
Instructor: Beth Bryan
Class Times: Monday, August 10, 2015 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 3
Tools Required: Notebook, Pencil, Apron & Safety Glasses
Description: This class is for anyone wanting to start scrolling. The instructor will explain history, techniques, tensions and blades. Each student will do some practice cuts and then work on a small project to take home. After learning the basics and practicing, the possibilities are endless for other projects.
Tuition: $55

Introduction to Modular Cabinet Construction
Instructor: Bob McGarry
Class Times: Saturday, August 29, 2015 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 4
Tools Required: notebook, pencil, safety glasses,36" shop ruler and square, phillips screwdriver, Kreg jig, power drill, dust mask
Description: Learn the basics of building cabinets. This course will cover joinery and construction techniques for basic kitchen and bath cabinets. Basic drawer building and door fitting will also be discussed. Each student will complete a simple cabinet during the class.
Tuition: $100
Tuition Notes: $40 material fee to instructor at the time of class

Intro To Woodworking For Men & Women
Instructor: Jim Bryan
Class Times: Sunday, August 30, 2015 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