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Fundamentals Of Woodworking I
Instructor: Paul Fussell
Class Times: Saturday, July 02, 2016 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday, July 03, 2016 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Safety Glasses. Other tools required will be discussed during the first class.
Description: In Fundamentals of Woodworking I, you will learn the basic aspects, safety measures and uses of power tools and furniture assembly procedures. You will complete a small wall hanging cabinet. You will gain hands-on experience with basic joinery' how to "4 square" a board as well as hardware installation by the end of the last session.
Tuition: $295
Tuition Notes: All materials included

Pen Turning
Instructor: Frank Bowers
Class Times: Saturday, July 09, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Safety glasses, dust mask, pencils.
Description: Improve your turning skills making two pens with wood blanks. Also learn sanding and finishing fundamentals. Use your creative talents to fashion a pen that you will be proud to show to all of your friends and say, "I made this". Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Tuition: $95
Tuition Notes: All Materials Included

Basic Chip Carving
Instructor: Mickey Hudspeth
Class Times: Sunday, July 10, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 8
Tools Required: Wayne Barton style carving knife (Hock "D", WC # 148537) Leave your knife at the store when you signup and Mickey will have it sharpened, ready for use in class.
Description: Get a great start at the art of chip carving from this one day course. Learn about the basics of chip carving, wood selection, carving design issues and how to hold the knife. Mickey provides you with a basswood carving blank and a 12 point rosette pattern that will utilize all of the basic cuts. Apply what you learn to make beautiful carvings or enhance other projects such as boxes, chests, bowls etc. He discusses the best technique to sharpen your knives so you will have the skill necessary for future work.
Tuition: $95
Tuition Notes: Materials included

Introduction to Turning I, Spindles
Instructor: John Hatton
Class Times: Saturday, July 16, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 8
Tools Required: Safety glasses, breathing protection, pencils
Description: Have you ever wanted to try wood turning? Join us in this class and learn how to turn spindles. You will complete an attractive bud vase in either walnut or cherry. Also learn about the wood lathe, how to use basic tools and properties of wood for making different objects. Use the skills from this class to move on to other more advanced turning classes.
Tuition: $75
Tuition Notes: Materials included

Introduction to Turning II, Bowls
Instructor: John Hatton
Class Times: Sunday, July 17, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 8
Tools Required: Safety glasses, breathing protection, light weight leather gloves, pencils
Description: Have you ever wanted to try wood turning? Join us in this class and learn how to turn a bowl. You will complete an attractive bowl of your own design about six inches in diameter and 2 inches deep. Also learn about the wood lathe, how to use basic tools and properties of wood for making different objects. Use the skills from this class to move on to other more advanced turning classes.
Tuition: $75
Tuition Notes: Materials included

Introduction to Spoon Carving
Instructor: Jay Hallinan
Class Times: Saturday, July 23, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 8
Tools Required: Several tools can be used for carving spoons, Bring a curved blade for hollowing and a straight blade for other cuts. Initial recommendations: #811271 Deep Bent Knife, #814268 Large Roughing Knife
Description: If you are a woodworker who has limited shop time but need to keep creating beautiful, useful objects in wood, carving spoons is a wonderful way to use that time. Most woodworkers save precious offcuts that cannot be thrown away in hopes of waiting for that perfect project. Spoons are a great way to use those. Spoons are fun to carve. They allow for lots of creativity and can be carved almost anywhere with a few simple sharp tools. This class teaches you about the characteristics of different species of wood. We'll begin by roughing on the bandsaw, then move into using carving tools to refine your spoons. You will come away with a functional spoon and the knowledge to carve many more. We will cover the following strategies for hand carving wooden spoons: sourcing the wood using scraps, green wood or firewood, safety, design considerations, work holding strategies, finishing choices, tools and tool sharpening, greenwood carving demonstration.
Tuition: $105
Tuition Notes: Includes class materials

Table Saw Basics and Techniques
Instructor: Grant Lutz
Class Times: Saturday, July 30, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: Safety glasses, dust mask, tape measure and pencils
Description: Grant will teach you how to use a table saw safely and accurately. Each student will have the opportunity to practice many table saw operations including cross cutting, ripping and taper cuts.
Tuition: $135
Tuition Notes: All materials included

Turning Platters and Shallow Bowls
Instructor: Frank Bowers
Class Times: Sunday, July 31, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: 3/8" bowl gouge or fingernail gouge with side grind. (1/8" parting tool, 3/8" spindle gouge and chuck with standard jaws will be provided during class)
Description: From platters to bowls, chuck turning is a whole new adventure for those who want to get even more creative. Frank teaches you the proper ways of roughing down a platter or bowl and the various ways of chucking your work. Various ways of sanding will also be discussed. Take home a completed platter or bowl to show your loved ones what you made!
Tuition: $95
Tuition Notes: Materials included

Fundamentals Of Woodworking I
Instructor: Paul Fussell
Class Times: Saturday, August 06, 2016 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday, August 07, 2016 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Safety Glasses. Other tools required will be discussed during the first class.
Description: In Fundamentals of Woodworking I, you will learn the basic aspects, safety measures and uses of power tools and furniture assembly procedures. You will complete a small wall hanging cabinet. You will gain hands-on experience with basic joinery' how to "4 square" a board as well as hardware installation by the end of the last session.
Tuition: $295
Tuition Notes: All materials included

Introduction to Turning I, Spindles
Instructor: John Hatton
Class Times: Saturday, August 13, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 8
Tools Required: Safety glasses, breathing protection, pencils
Description: Have you ever wanted to try wood turning? Join us in this class and learn how to turn spindles. You will complete an attractive bud vase in either walnut or cherry. Also learn about the wood lathe, how to use basic tools and properties of wood for making different objects. Use the skills from this class to move on to other more advanced turning classes.
Tuition: $75
Tuition Notes: Materials included

Introduction to Turning II, Bowls
Instructor: John Hatton
Class Times: Sunday, August 14, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 8
Tools Required: Safety glasses, breathing protection, light weight leather gloves, pencils
Description: Have you ever wanted to try wood turning? Join us in this class and learn how to turn a bowl. You will complete an attractive bowl of your own design about six inches in diameter and 2 inches deep. Also learn about the wood lathe, how to use basic tools and properties of wood for making different objects. Use the skills from this class to move on to other more advanced turning classes.
Tuition: $75
Tuition Notes: Materials included

Cabinet Making Fundamentals
Instructor: Paul Fussell
Class Times: Saturday, August 20, 2016 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday, August 21, 2016 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Safety glasses, hearing protection, dust mask, tape measure, combination square, and pencil.
Description: In this Cabinet Making Fundamentals class, you will learn the basic rules and standards of the modern day cabinet making industry. Learn the basic aspects of the KREG pocket hole jigs and joinery system. You will also learn about the other tools and machines necessary to complete a proper base cabinet. You will get hands-on experience with how to properly "4 square" a board. You will leave class with a small base cabinet with a drawer and door. All materials are furnished for this class.
Tuition: $270

Pen Turning
Instructor: Frank Bowers
Class Times: Saturday, August 27, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Safety glasses, dust mask, pencils.
Description: Improve your turning skills making two pens with wood blanks. Also learn sanding and finishing fundamentals. Use your creative talents to fashion a pen that you will be proud to show to all of your friends and say, "I made this". Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Tuition: $95
Tuition Notes: All Materials Included

Introduction to Turning I, Spindles
Instructor: John Hatton
Class Times: Saturday, September 10, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 8
Tools Required: Safety glasses, breathing protection, pencils
Description: Have you ever wanted to try wood turning? Join us in this class and learn how to turn spindles. You will complete an attractive bud vase in either walnut or cherry. Also learn about the wood lathe, how to use basic tools and properties of wood for making different objects. Use the skills from this class to move on to other more advanced turning classes.
Tuition: $75
Tuition Notes: Materials included

Introduction to Turning II, Bowls
Instructor: John Hatton
Class Times: Sunday, September 11, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 8
Tools Required: Safety glasses, breathing protection, light weight leather gloves, pencils
Description: Have you ever wanted to try wood turning? Join us in this class and learn how to turn a bowl. You will complete an attractive bowl of your own design about six inches in diameter and 2 inches deep. Also learn about the wood lathe, how to use basic tools and properties of wood for making different objects. Use the skills from this class to move on to other more advanced turning classes.
Tuition: $75
Tuition Notes: Materials included

Fundamentals Of Woodworking II: A Six-Session Course
Instructor: Paul Fussell
Class Times: Wednesday, September 14, 2016 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday, September 15, 2016 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday, September 19, 2016 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday, September 24, 2016 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday, September 25, 2016 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: Safety Glasses. Students Are Required To Furnish Hand Tools. A List Of Required Tools Will Be Provided prior to the class. If Needed Tools Can Be Purchased Through Woodcraft, A 10% Discount Will Be Applied
Description: In Fundamentals of Woodworking II, you will go in depth with basic hand tools. You will learn how to sharpen chisels, tune hand planes, hand-cut through and half-blind dovetails, also the proper way to use each tool. You will walk out of the final class with a finished step stool that will have hand cut dovetails, a through tenon and a hand-planed top and sides.
Tuition: $350
Tuition Notes: All materials included

Scroll Saw Basics
Instructor: Peggy Johnson
Class Times: Sunday, September 18, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: Safety glasses, pencil and notebook, dust mask
Description: Scroll-sawing is the most popular, rewarding and safest of all woodworking activities. The tool is easy for beginning woodworkers of all ages to create a wide variety of useful and fun items. This class will show you how to set-up and use the saw, select the proper blade for different projects, find or create and use patterns, and to sand and finish your creation. You will practice basic inside and outside cuts, complete a nameplate, puzzles, and a decorative ornament as time allows.
Tuition: $95
Tuition Notes: All materials provided

Relief Carving - a Celtic Knot
Instructor: Christina White
Class Times: Saturday, October 01, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Sunday, October 02, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 8
Tools Required: Woodcarving tools, mallet, safety glove (absolute requirement) and sharpening equipment. A list of specific items will be provided.
Description: 2-day class. Students will carve a Celtic knot, beautiful by itself, but also a useful decorative application to other wood projects. Carvings can be applied to cabinet fronts, boxes, hang simply on the wall, or be incorporated into furniture. It is a wonderful beginner's project for relief carving, but the steps we follow will be useful in learning more advanced carving techniques in the future. Students will be provided with a choice of beginner's patterns and basswood blanks. Everyone will learn proper use of carving tools, safety, tool maintenance, sharpening and stropping techniques. A limited number of tools will be available for rent on a first to register basis.
Tuition: $155
Tuition Notes: Materials included

Introduction to Turning I, Spindles
Instructor: John Hatton
Class Times: Saturday, October 08, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 8
Tools Required: Safety glasses, breathing protection, pencils
Description: Have you ever wanted to try wood turning? Join us in this class and learn how to turn spindles. You will complete an attractive bud vase in either walnut or cherry. Also learn about the wood lathe, how to use basic tools and properties of wood for making different objects. Use the skills from this class to move on to other more advanced turning classes.
Tuition: $75
Tuition Notes: Materials included

Introduction to Turning II, Bowls
Instructor: John Hatton
Class Times: Sunday, October 09, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 8
Tools Required: Safety glasses, breathing protection, light weight leather gloves, pencils
Description: Have you ever wanted to try wood turning? Join us in this class and learn how to turn a bowl. You will complete an attractive bowl of your own design about six inches in diameter and 2 inches deep. Also learn about the wood lathe, how to use basic tools and properties of wood for making different objects. Use the skills from this class to move on to other more advanced turning classes.
Tuition: $75
Tuition Notes: Materials included

Fundamentals Of Woodworking I
Instructor: Paul Fussell
Class Times: Saturday, October 15, 2016 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday, October 16, 2016 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Safety Glasses. Other tools required will be discussed during the first class.
Description: In Fundamentals of Woodworking I, you will learn the basic aspects, safety measures and uses of power tools and furniture assembly procedures. You will complete a small wall hanging cabinet. You will gain hands-on experience with basic joinery' how to "4 square" a board as well as hardware installation by the end of the last session.
Tuition: $295
Tuition Notes: All materials included

Cabinet Making Fundamentals
Instructor: Paul Fussell
Class Times: Saturday, October 22, 2016 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday, October 23, 2016 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Safety glasses, hearing protection, dust mask, tape measure, combination square, and pencil.
Description: In this Cabinet Making Fundamentals class, you will learn the basic rules and standards of the modern day cabinet making industry. Learn the basic aspects of the KREG pocket hole jigs and joinery system. You will also learn about the other tools and machines necessary to complete a proper base cabinet. You will get hands-on experience with how to properly "4 square" a board. You will leave class with a small base cabinet with a drawer and door. All materials are furnished for this class.
Tuition: $270