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Intro to Woodworking I
Instructor: Terry Nielsen
Class Times: Saturday, October 21, 2017 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday, October 22, 2017 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.

For a Complete Tool List with Part #'s, Please Click Here
Tuition: $295
Tuition Notes: All materials included

Create a Finish Worthy of Your Project
Instructor: David Jervis
Class Times: Thursday, November 2, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday, November 9, 2017 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

Introduction to Woodworking II: A Three-Session Course
Instructor: Terry Nielsen
Class Times: Friday, November 3, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday, November 4, 2017 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday, November 5, 2017 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, a simple 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

Build a Basic Crosscut Sled
Instructor: Terry Nielsen
Class Times: Thursday, November 16, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: Pencil, Combination Square
Description: Adding a Crosscut Sled to your shop makes cutting small parts safer and easier. In this class, the Student will learn how to make a table saw crosscut sled from attaching the runners to the sled as well as ensuring that the rear fence is square to the blade on your table saw.
Tuition: $95
Tuition Notes: Wood Supplies Included

Introduction to Turning I, Spindles
Instructor: Frank Bowers
Class Times: Saturday, November 18, 2017 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: $95
Tuition Notes: Materials included

Introduction to Turning II, Bowls
Instructor: Frank Bowers
Class Times: Sunday, November 19, 2017 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

Project Night
Instructor: Woodcraft Instructor
Class Times: Tuesday, November 28, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday, November 30, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Class Size: 2 - 8
Tools Required: You may bring your own hand tools.
Description: Want to try making a project/gift but don't have the necessary equipment? Then this may be for you. The classroom will be available as well as an instructor to provide assistance. This will be for simple projects you want to make for the holidays. Cutting boards, Pens, Ornaments, Ice cream scoops, Pizza Cutters, knives, etc. The aim is for the project to be completed that night with the possible exception of final finishing. The student will have to buy/bring their supplies. Class discount will be applied to everything bought at this store that evening.

This will be available for one or multiple nights. Cost will be per Night. They do not need to be consecutive nights. While we will try to accommodate people who show up on a particular night, preference will be given to people who have signed up.
Tuition: $45
Tuition Notes: Materials Not Included in tuition

Project Night
Instructor: Woodcraft Instructor
Class Times: Friday, December 1, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday, December 4, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Sunday, December 10, 2017 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Sunday, December 10, 2017 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Friday, December 15, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday, December 18, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday, December 19, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday, December 22, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Class Size: 2 - 8
Tools Required: You may bring your own hand tools.
Description: Want to try making a project/gift for the Holidays but don't have the necessary equipment? Then this may be for you.
The goal is that the classroom will be available weekday nights for simple projects you want to make. Examples would be Cutting boards, Pens, Ornaments, Ice cream scoops, Pizza Cutters, knives, etc. The aim is for the project to be completed that night with the possible exception of final finishing. An instructor will be available to provide assistance. The student will have to buy/bring their own supplies. Class discount will be applied to everything bought at this store that evening.

This will be available for one or multiple nights. Cost will be per Night. They do not need to be consecutive nights. While we will try to accommodate people who show up on a particular night, preference will be given to people who have signed up.
Tuition: $45
Tuition Notes: Materials Not Included in tuition

Introduction to Hand-Cut Dovetails
Instructor: Jim Milam
Class Times: Saturday, December 2, 2017 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 8
Tools Required: Dovetail & fret saw, marking gauge, dovetail marker, dividers, small comb. or dbl sq., set of bevel edge chisels (1/2, 3/8, 1/4, 1/8"), mallet, smooth, shooting and skew block planes, steel hammer, pallet knife, marking knife, shooting board, .5mm pencil
Description: Want to “sign” your work with your own hand-cut dovetails? Learn the fundamentals of executing this fundamental furniture joint using traditional hand tool methods. As part of conveying an efficient method for cutting the through dovetail by hand, proper technique for sharpening edge tools, stock preparation, laying out and marking the tail and pin boards, hand sawing, paring with a chisel to a line and gluing and assembly will be covered. Each student will learn and practice hands-on techniques at the bench and execute at least one successful through dovetail joint.
Tuition: $95

Turning Pepper Mills
Instructor: Mark Sillay
Class Times: Sunday, December 3, 2017 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 8
Tools Required: Safety Glasses, 3/8" Spindle Gouge, 3/16" Parting Tool & Roughing Gouge
Description: There is something about the spicy odor and taste of freshly ground pepper corns which makes ordinary pepper seem dull and nearly tasteless. You will finish a pepper mill from a square block of wood and a pepper mill mechanism. This class will utilize and develop spindle turning skills.
Tuition: $95
Tuition Notes: Basic spindle turning skills preferred.

Carving a Chickdee
Instructor: Luke Greene
Class Times: Thursday, December 7, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday, December 14, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday, December 21, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: Carving Knives, carving glove, thumb guard, pencil & eraser, ruler, strop and 80 grit sandpaper.
Description: Learn to hand carve birds using knives. The Student will hand carve a Chickadee that can be used as a wine stopper or mounted on a branch/piece of wood. The goal of this class will be for the student to learn Styles & Techniques to carve any project as well as take home a completed carved Chickadee. Finishing, treating and painting will be discussed. This will be a 3-Evening Class spread out over the course of several weeks.
Tuition: $125
Tuition Notes: Materials included

CNC Project Night
Instructor: Pat Walker
Class Times: Friday, December 8, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: Laptop with VCarve Desktop or Pro Installed & a USB flash Drive
Description: The Instructor will give a brief overview of setting up a job, importing graphics and creating text in the VCarve software. Then the student will practice creating tool paths for the engraving and for cutting out the sign on their laptops. The instructor will also give a demonstration of an actual project being done with Vectric's VCarve software and a CNC Router. Using a pre-designed Holiday Themed sign template, the Instructor will then guide the Student through the set-up and hands-on of personalizing the sign with their name using the CNC.
The goal is for the Student to take home a small 9" x 15" personalized Holiday themed sign.

Safety Glasses and Ear Plugs are recommended.

If the student does not have a copy of VCarve, they can download a trial version from HERE
Please read the Fine Print on Vetric's Website concerning their trial software.
Tuition: $65

Build a Teddy Bear Chair
Instructor: John Rudert
Class Times: Monday, December 11, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday, December 12, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, TapeMeasure, Pencil
Description: Learn to build this cute Teddy Bear Rocker. Over the course of three nights, the student will learn how to inlay the face of the Teddy Bear into the chair back. The student will learn how to cut out the correct patterns as well as assembly techniques.
The goal of the class is for the student to take home a completed chair with exception of the final finish.
Tuition: $195
Tuition Notes: Materials Included

Boxes On The Bandsaw
Instructor: Terry Nielsen
Class Times: Saturday, December 16, 2017 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 4
Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Dust Mask, 4 - 6" "F" Style clamps that open 4". Optional: 2 - 6" Hand screw clamps
Description: Terry demonstrates the fundamentals of tuning a bandsaw for optimal performance and how to select a blade to use for different cuts. You will learn how to design, cut, sand and assemble a unique box on the bandsaw. Take home a project that will amaze your friends and family.
Tuition: $125
Tuition Notes: All Materials Included

Pen Turning
Instructor: Frank Bowers
Class Times: Sunday, December 17, 2017 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 8
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: Frank Bowers
Class Times: Saturday, January 6, 2018 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: $95
Tuition Notes: Materials included

Introduction to Turning II, Bowls
Instructor: Frank Bowers
Class Times: Sunday, January 7, 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

Scroll Saw Basics
Instructor: Hans Meier
Class Times: Saturday, January 13, 2018 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: $105
Tuition Notes: All materials provided

Pen Turning
Instructor: Frank Bowers
Class Times: Sunday, January 14, 2018 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 8
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

Intro to Woodworking I
Instructor: Terry Nielsen
Class Times: Saturday, January 20, 2018 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday, January 21, 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.

For a Complete Tool List with Part #'s, Please Click Here
Tuition: $295
Tuition Notes: All materials included