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Introduction to Turning II, Bowls
Instructor: Frank Bowers
Class Times: Sunday, April 22, 2018 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: $95
Tuition Notes: Materials included

Make a Shooting Board
Instructor: David Jervis
Class Times: Thursday, April 26, 2018 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: Pencil, Notepad, Tape measure, Accurate Square, Hand Plane
Description: Although it may seem like a luxury item, once you add a shooting board to your workshop you'll wonder how you managed without one. In this class, the student will finish a basic shooting board in a right or left hand configuration. This includes getting the fence 'square'. Then you will get to practice the techniques necessary to achieve optimal results. This class will include a lecture about shooting board basics and various add-ons or upgrades Though not necessary, it is recommended that the student bring the plane they plan to use with the completed shooting board.
Tuition: $95
Tuition Notes: Materials Included

Introduction To Finishing
Instructor: David Jervis
Class Times: Thursday, May 3, 2018 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday, May 10, 2018 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 10
Tools Required: Safety glasses, breathing protection if needed, Notepad
Description: Love to build, but hate to finish projects? Discover how to apply a finish with confidence. Part lecture, part hands-on experience, the student will learn about wood preparation, staining, coloring, sealers, and top coats. Application techniques will include brushing and rubbing. Student will practice techniques on practice boards supplied. Each step is done on successive sections, giving you a record of the process.
Tuition: $150
Tuition Notes: All Materials Included

Intro to Woodworking I
Instructor: Terry Nielsen
Class Times: Saturday, May 5, 2018 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday, May 6, 2018 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: With Intro to Woodworking I, the student 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.

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Tuition: $295
Tuition Notes: All materials included

Basic Chip Carving
Instructor: Mickey Hudspeth
Class Times: Saturday, May 12, 2018 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 Woodworking II: A Three-Session Course
Instructor: Terry Nielsen
Class Times: Friday, May 18, 2018 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday, May 19, 2018 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday, May 20, 2018 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: Students are required to furnish some Hand Tools. A Link is provided in the description below for a complete list.
Description: In this class, the Student will expand upon what they have already learned by using the bandsaw and router, in addition to the tools learned in the previous class, to build a Shaker Side Table. The student will learn how to make the mortise and tenon joint using the Festool Domino tool, a simple Dovetail Drawer, as well as how to add a taper to a leg. For a Complete Tool List with Part #'s, Please Click Here
Tuition: $350
Tuition Notes: All materials included

Band Saw Basics
Instructor: Terry Nielsen
Class Times: Thursday, May 31, 2018 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: Safety Glasses and dust mask
Description: In this one-evening class learn the fundamentals of band saw safety, operation, maintenance, and how to select the proper blade for a project. To demonstrate the versatility of the band saw, we will cover stack cutting, re-sawing, and cutting various shapes. Apply what you learn by making a cutting board with two contrasting wood colors. The projects will also cover clamping techniques, use of a router, and food safe finishes.
Tuition: $95
Tuition Notes: Materials included

Table Saw Basics and Techniques
Instructor: Terry Nielsen
Class Times: Saturday, June 9, 2018 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: Terry 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. The student will also make a basic crosscut sled. Terry will go over how to install the sliders so their sled will make accurate crosscuts. He will discuss the advantages/disadvantages of the various types of sliders available so the student can decide which type suits their needs and make a purchase accordingly.
Tuition: $135
Tuition Notes: All materials included