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Project Night
Instructor: Woodcraft Instructor
Class Times: Wednesday, December 13, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 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

Carving a Chickdee
Instructor: Luke Greene
Class Times: 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

Build a Teddy Bear Chair
Instructor: John Rudert
Class Times: 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.

Recommended Reading: "Scroll Saw Workbook,3rd Edition" (#861098)
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

Introduction To Finishing
Instructor: David Jervis
Class Times: Thursday, January 18, 2018 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday, January 25, 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, 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

Carving A Decorative Love Spoon
Instructor: Peggy Johnson
Class Times: Saturday, January 27, 2018 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Sunday, January 28, 2018 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 3 - 6
Tools Required: Safety glove, Thumb Guard, Flexcut Detail Knife #814267, Strop #159016 and a pencil.
Description: Are you looking for a Valentine gift for your loved one while learning a new skill ? This class will be carving a 3-heart, decorative spoon out of basswood. Topics will include wood selection, carving safety tips and proper handling of a carving knife and various carving gouges. You will also learn how to sharpen a knife and how to keep it sharp. Basic carving cuts and techniques will be practiced on a whittling stick before applying your new skills on your project. You will be provided with a basswood blank previously cut in the shape of the spoon. Carve as much or as little as you like to make your completed spoon your own. We will then discuss how to finish your project before applying the finish of your choice.
Tuition: $155
Tuition Notes: Materials included.

Intro to Handtools
Instructor: David Jervis
Class Times: Thursday, February 1, 2018 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday, February 8, 2018 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday, February 15, 2018 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday, February 22, 2018 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: See Tool List Link in Description
Description: This 4-session introductory class will teach the student how to build with hand tools instead of using power tools. The Student will learn how to accurately dimension lumber, cut joints and fine-tune final assembly. The Student will accomplish this over 4 evening classes by building a tool tote inspired by one built by Roy Underhill.

For the list of Tools Required, Click Here
Tuition: $295
Tuition Notes: Materials included

Relief Carving A Door Crown
Instructor: Christina White
Class Times: Saturday, February 3, 2018 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Sunday, February 4, 2018 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 8
Tools Required: A 5/8 gouge (#05D04), 6/12 V parting tool #05J06, a 1/8 straight chisel #05A03 and a 1/8 skew #05A10. A mallet and safety glove are required. Limited tools are available for rental on a first to register basis.
Description: Relief carving used to be a more common way to accent woodwork in homes. This project will bring a hand crafted, personal charm to any interior doorway. The class will cover multiple uses of each tool, how to care for and sharpen tools, progression of tools through the carving process and safety techniques. There will be several patterns to choose from, or the instructor can help with a design from your own ideas to make the finished carving a treasure. Basswood, a fine carving wood, will be provided. Several sets of professional quality tools will be available for rent during the class on a first come basis.
Tuition: $155
Tuition Notes: Materials included.

Introduction to Turning I, Spindles
Instructor: Frank Bowers
Class Times: Saturday, February 10, 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, February 11, 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

Router Basics and Techniques
Instructor: Terry Nielsen
Class Times: Saturday, February 17, 2018 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 8
Tools Required: Safety glasses, dust mask and hearing protection required.
Description: Learn how to set-up the handheld router and router table to make different types of cuts that are used in making furniture, cabinets, boxes and other woodworking. These techniques will be used to demonstrate several project examples. This class is valuable for everyone from the beginner to the more experienced woodworker wanting to brush up on his or her router and router table skills.
Tuition: $135

Pen Turning
Instructor: Frank Bowers
Class Times: Sunday, February 18, 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

Build a Two Drawer Toolbox
Instructor: Terry Nielsen
Class Times: Saturday, February 24, 2018 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday, February 25, 2018 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, Dust Mask, Further Tools listed in the Description
Description: Build a Tool Box inspired by one built by Scott Phillips of The American Woodshop. This toolbox has been designed as a modern woodworking skill builder to include dovetail drawers, box-jointed sides and a hinged lid. In this fast paced class you will learn to use a Kreg pocket hole system, a Porter Cable dovetail jig and Woodpeckers' highly reviewed box joint jig. This treasure of a toolbox will hone your skills and will become something that will be passed down for generations.
This class is for the woodworker who already has a number of projects under their belt. The student should be able to joint, plane, and dimension their own lumber. Familiarity with a router, both hand-held and table based will be helpful. Tools required: Besides safety gear, the student will need a combination square, tape measure, pencil, notepad.
Tuition: $295
Tuition Notes: Materials Included

Intro to Cabinet Making
Instructor: Terry Nielsen
Class Times: Saturday, March 3, 2018 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday, March 4, 2018 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Safety glasses, hearing protection, dust mask, tape measure, combination square, and pencil.
Description: With Intro to Cabinet Making, the student 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.

For a complete List of Tools Required for this class, please Click Here
Tuition: $270