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Shaker Side Table
Instructor: Tyler Hillyard
Class Times: Sunday, April 22, 2018 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 4
Tools Required: Notebooks, Safety Glasses & Hearing Protection
Description: In this class students will make a Shaker Side Table from solid Cherry. Standing 29" inches tall and 21" x 21" wide this table is constructed using Kreg Pocket Hole Joinery and features tapered legs. Power Tools students will be using are the table saw, compound miter saw, jointer and drum sander. Finishing options will be discussed. A 10% discount is offered to students wishing to purchase finishing materials for their tables.
Tuition: $175

Introduction to Bench Planes
Instructor: Alan Wolf
Class Times: Friday, April 27, 2018 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: None
Description: Curious if Bench Planes are for you? Join Tyler for a hands on class where you'll learn when and where to use a Scrub, Fore and Smoothing Planes.
Tuition: $65

Intro to Pyrography
Instructor: Sara Wilson
Class Times: Thursday, May 3, 2018 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 4
Description: The basics of woodburning (pyrography) will be discussed, types of wood, preparing the surface and transferring a design. We will be making a dirty/clean dishwasher magnet while covering basic techniques.
Tuition: $75

Live Edge Coffee Table/Bench
Instructor: Treg Sherman
Class Times: Saturday, May 5, 2018 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 4
Description: Make your own Live Edge Coffee table.(roughly 20"x36" In this class, Treg with Urbn Timber will teach you how to do varies task including, flattening with a router jig, attaching steel legs while allowing for wood movement and sanding. This piece of furniture can easily be used as a coffee table or a bench.
Tuition: $375

Inlaying a "Bowtie/Dutchman"
Instructor: Tyler Hillyard
Class Times: Sunday, May 6, 2018 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 4
Tools Required: SHARP bench chisels
Description: In this class, students will learn how to inlay the very popular "bowtie" into a board, without using a "jig/template". Commonly found in "live edge furniture", they can stabilize a crack or void in the wood, making it more usable for furniture and other cool projects.
Tuition: $75

Carving Tricks "Captive Rings"
Instructor: Laura Gorun
Class Times: Saturday, May 12, 2018 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 8
Tools Required: Pfeil 8mm #5 sweep Palme gouge #05X11 (or similar profile and quality, but SHARP), OR a small, SHARP Carving- or Pocket Knife. Sharpening Strop. A carving glove is also strongly recommened.
Description: Apprehensive about trying those old "Whittlin' Tricks?" Don't be! In this class, students will learn to carve a free moving captive ring from a single block of wood (provided). You will also learn several basic carving techniques and principles, and be introduced to safety, sharpening, planning, design traditions, and more through this project. Students are offered a 10% discount on tools & supplies purchase for the class. Reference materials and wood blanks will be provided. Class time includes a break for lunch.
Tuition: $75

Spindle Turning
Instructor: Barry Todd
Class Times: Sunday, May 13, 2018 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Description: Students will learn the basics of "coves" and "beads", and with those skills will then put these to use creating a spindle. The skills learned will allow the turner to create any number of forms from table legs to finials. Instruction will include preparation of the preform, mounting between centers, sanding and finish application. Each student will take home their individual piece made in the class.
Tuition: $125

Rough to Ready
Instructor: Tyler Will
Class Times: Wednesday, May 16, 2018 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: None
Description: Join Tyler in this basic class which is a good introduction to important woodworking tools and a must for all beginning woodworkers. Each student will receive a rough sawn board which they will proceed to flatten, square, and cut to a final size. Power tools used in this whole process are the jointer, table saw, and planer. Included in the class is a copy of Tauton's "Complete Illustrated Guide to Woodworking" (WC# 151023).
Tuition: $65

Building an Electric Guitar
Instructor: Ed Panzer
Class Times: Friday, May 18, 2018 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday, May 19, 2018 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Sunday, May 20, 2018 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 4 - 6
Description: This class is designed to accommodate the beginner/intermediate woodworker in building their own electric guitar. You will learn the basic techniques of building an electric guitar. This will be broke down in bite size tasks that enables the student to get a clear understanding of the various steps in making an electric guitar. You will learn how to make a body, hand carve a neck, install a truss rod and install the fret board. You will also learn to install frets and slot a nut. You will learn how to wire it up and to properly setup a guitar to play perfect. Each guitar will be completed before leaving class. Painting/finishing the guitar will be left to the student to complete after the class. Finishing techniques will be discussed to aid to the students.
Tuition: $695

Introduction to Bench Planes
Instructor: Alan Wolf
Class Times: Friday, May 25, 2018 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: None
Description: Curious if Bench Planes are for you? Join Tyler for a hands on class where you'll learn when and where to use a Scrub, Fore and Smoothing Planes.
Tuition: $65

Bowl Turning Basics
Instructor: Barry Todd
Class Times: Saturday, May 26, 2018 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Description: Students will learn blank preparation, mounting onto the late, tool choice and presentation for forming the other shape of the bowl, and then hollowing of the inside. This will be followed by sanding both the inside and outside, prior to removal of the "spigot" from the bottom of the bowl. Finishes will also be discussed. Each student will take home that they've made during class.
Tuition: $125

Intro to Pyrography
Instructor: Sara Wilson
Class Times: Thursday, May 31, 2018 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 4
Description: The basics of woodburning (pyrography) will be discussed, types of wood, preparing the surface and transferring a design. We will be making a dirty/clean dishwasher magnet while covering basic techniques.
Tuition: $75

Carving A Basic Spoon
Instructor: Laura Gorun
Class Times: Sunday, June 3, 2018 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 8
Tools Required: Pfeil 8mm #5 sweep Palm Gouge #05x11 (or similar profile and quality, but SHARP), Sharpening Strop. A Carving glove is also strongly recommended.
Description: In this one day class, students will learn the basic considerations involved in carving a basic kitchen spoon, one of the most comprehensive and practical carving exercises available. You will learn about wood selection, carving characteristics, preparing blanks, basic carving techniques, and a traditional oil finish which may be applied not only to carving spoons, but to most any kind of carving. Students are offered a 10% discount on tools and supplies purchased for this class. reference materials and wood blanks will be provided. Class time includes a break for lunch
Tuition: $75

Bandsaw Basics
Instructor: Tyler Will
Class Times: Monday, June 4, 2018 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Notepad, Safety Glasses
Description: Join Tyler and learn all about one of the most versatile machines in the woodshop! In this class, students will learn the anatomy of the bandsaw, blade types and how to set up and maintain a bandsaw. This class is a perfect for those looking to become more familiar with the bandsaw and its operations.
Tuition: $65

Router Basics
Instructor: Eric Rauschenbach
Class Times: Tuesday, June 5, 2018 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 4
Tools Required: Notebook, Safety Glasses & Hearing Protection
Description: The router is one of the most versatile tools in the shop. Whether you are a new router user or you've dusted off the cobwebs, this is a great class. Learn the ins and outs of router types, horse power, bit selection, proper safety, accessories, jigs and router tables versus shaper tables. Bring all those puzzling router questions to stump the teacher, and have a great time in this informative class. This is a hands-on class, so each student will have the opportunity to make several cuts.
Tuition: $65

Router Basics
Instructor: Eric Rauschenbach
Class Times: Wednesday, June 6, 2018 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 4
Tools Required: Notebook, Safety Glasses & Hearing Protection
Description: The router is one of the most versatile tools in the shop. Whether you are a new router user or you've dusted off the cobwebs, this is a great class. Learn the ins and outs of router types, horse power, bit selection, proper safety, accessories, jigs and router tables versus shaper tables. Bring all those puzzling router questions to stump the teacher, and have a great time in this informative class. This is a hands-on class, so each student will have the opportunity to make several cuts.
Tuition: $65

Pens, Pens, Pens
Instructor: Tom Wood
Class Times: Thursday, June 7, 2018 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Description: Students will learn how to cut pen blanks, drill and mount the blanks on the lathe, turn the pen barrels and apply the finish. Then final step will be assembling the pen. Each student will complete a pen during the class.
Tuition: $50

Scary Sharp
Instructor: Alan Wolf
Class Times: Saturday, June 9, 2018 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Description: In this class, student will learn how to sharpen and profile cutting instruments with "diamond stones & strop". The class starts with a brief lecture on cutting theory, blade design, care/use, matching cutting angles with materials and use. Finally we'll move on to powered sharpening using belt sanders and bench grinders.
Tuition: $65

Table Saw From A-Z
Instructor: John Fair
Class Times: Sunday, June 10, 2018 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 8
Tools Required: None
Description: This class will help you become more familiar and comfortable with the tool that is the heart and backbone of most woodworking shops. First, John will demonstrate how to operate the table saw. In part tow of the class student work on tuning the saw and then have one on one instruction on how to make rip cuts, cross cuts & dado cuts. Students will also received a 10% discount on the day of class on any of the non-power tabe saw accessories featured.
Tuition: $75

Building an Electric Guitar
Instructor: Ed Panzer
Class Times: Tuesday, June 19, 2018 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday, June 21, 2018 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 4 - 6
Description: This class is designed to accommodate the beginner/intermediate woodworker in building their own electric guitar. You will learn the basic techniques of building an electric guitar. This will be broke down in bite size tasks that enables the student to get a clear understanding of the various steps in making an electric guitar. You will learn how to make a body, hand carve a neck, install a truss rod and install the fret board. You will also learn to install frets and slot a nut. You will learn how to wire it up and to properly setup a guitar to play perfect. Each guitar will be completed before leaving class. Painting/finishing the guitar will be left to the student to complete after the class. Finishing techniques will be discussed to aid to the students.
Tuition: $695

Hand Made Wooden Rabbet Plane
Instructor: Alan Wolf
Class Times: Saturday, June 23, 2018 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 4
Tools Required: Sharp Smoothing Plane (#3,#4,#5), Medium-Course Rasp and a Marking Knife
Description: Join Alan in making a Rabbet Plane using some power and hand tools common to most beginning to intermediate wood workers. The 3/4" non skewed escapement style plane is made from quarter sawn beech and comes with a fully tapered blade that will be shaped and heat treated in the class.
Tuition: $150

More Table Saw Techniques
Instructor: John Fair
Class Times: Sunday, June 24, 2018 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 8
Tools Required: Notebook, Pencil, Dust Mask, Ear Protection, Safety Glasses, Small Ground Square
Description: In this demonstration class students will expand upon the techniques learned in the Table Saw A-Z class. First, learn to build a Table Saw Sled (also known as a Crosscut sled). A Table Saw sled provides greater control and precision, as well as greater safety since the entire work piece is supported. We will learn how to make jigs that will help create raised panels and varying degrees of miters. In addition, we will discuss and cut compound miters with a taper jig, and learn to build a taper jig. You will the learn to make cove mouldings without any special bits, using just a saw blade. Next you will learn how to make a template cutting jig, which will cut multiple sided items very accurately. In a manner similar to how a key is cut, your template cutting jig will follow a pattern while cutting, without damaging the pattern itself. For the final portion of the class, you will learn how to build a circle cutting jig on your table saw. Think lazy susans, wheels for toys, and round tabletops and you will see how invaluable this jig will be!
Tuition: $75

Building an Electric Guitar
Instructor: Ed Panzer
Class Times: Friday, July 20, 2018 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday, July 21, 2018 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Sunday, July 22, 2018 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 4 - 6
Description: This class is designed to accommodate the beginner/intermediate woodworker in building their own electric guitar. You will learn the basic techniques of building an electric guitar. This will be broke down in bite size tasks that enables the student to get a clear understanding of the various steps in making an electric guitar. You will learn how to make a body, hand carve a neck, install a truss rod and install the fret board. You will also learn to install frets and slot a nut. You will learn how to wire it up and to properly setup a guitar to play perfect. Each guitar will be completed before leaving class. Painting/finishing the guitar will be left to the student to complete after the class. Finishing techniques will be discussed to aid to the students.
Tuition: $695

Building an Electric Guitar
Instructor: Ed Panzer
Class Times: Tuesday, August 21, 2018 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday, August 22, 2018 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday, August 23, 2018 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 4 - 6
Description: This class is designed to accommodate the beginner/intermediate woodworker in building their own electric guitar. You will learn the basic techniques of building an electric guitar. This will be broke down in bite size tasks that enables the student to get a clear understanding of the various steps in making an electric guitar. You will learn how to make a body, hand carve a neck, install a truss rod and install the fret board. You will also learn to install frets and slot a nut. You will learn how to wire it up and to properly setup a guitar to play perfect. Each guitar will be completed before leaving class. Painting/finishing the guitar will be left to the student to complete after the class. Finishing techniques will be discussed to aid to the students.
Tuition: $695

Building an Electric Guitar
Instructor: Ed Panzer
Class Times: Friday, September 14, 2018 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday, September 15, 2018 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Sunday, September 16, 2018 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 4 - 6
Description: This class is designed to accommodate the beginner/intermediate woodworker in building their own electric guitar. You will learn the basic techniques of building an electric guitar. This will be broke down in bite size tasks that enables the student to get a clear understanding of the various steps in making an electric guitar. You will learn how to make a body, hand carve a neck, install a truss rod and install the fret board. You will also learn to install frets and slot a nut. You will learn how to wire it up and to properly setup a guitar to play perfect. Each guitar will be completed before leaving class. Painting/finishing the guitar will be left to the student to complete after the class. Finishing techniques will be discussed to aid to the students.
Tuition: $695

Building an Electric Guitar
Instructor: Ed Panzer
Class Times: Friday, November 16, 2018 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday, November 17, 2018 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Sunday, November 18, 2018 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 4 - 6
Description: This class is designed to accommodate the beginner/intermediate woodworker in building their own electric guitar. You will learn the basic techniques of building an electric guitar. This will be broke down in bite size tasks that enables the student to get a clear understanding of the various steps in making an electric guitar. You will learn how to make a body, hand carve a neck, install a truss rod and install the fret board. You will also learn to install frets and slot a nut. You will learn how to wire it up and to properly setup a guitar to play perfect. Each guitar will be completed before leaving class. Painting/finishing the guitar will be left to the student to complete after the class. Finishing techniques will be discussed to aid to the students.
Tuition: $695