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Shaping A Cabriole Leg
Instructor: Tyler Will
Class Times: Sunday, December 11, 2016 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 4
Tools Required: Nicholson Rasp #49 (06B01) or #50 (06B02) & a Bastard File (16S33) No Combo files
Description: The Cabriole leg is used on all types of furniture such as chairs, chests of drawers, tables, desks and lowboys. It was popular during the 18th century and became a characteristic of Queen Anne and Chippendale furniture. In this class Tyler will show students how to transform a 3" x 3" x 16" block of wood into a "sexy" cabriole leg. Starting with roughing out the legs on a bandsaw, students will use a rasp & file to shape the leg. Tyler will also talk about leg styles and the evolution of the cabriole leg through history.
Tuition: $100

Router Basics
Instructor: Eric Rauschenbach
Class Times: Tuesday, December 13, 2016 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: $50

Turning Simple Christmas Ornaments
Instructor: Devon Palmer
Class Times: Thursday, December 15, 2016 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: N/A
Description: Devon will guide students in turning Christmas tree ornaments of various shapes made from various beautiful exotic woods. After taking this class, students should be able to fill their whole Christmas tree with ornaments they have turned themselves.
Tuition: $50

Date Night, Christmas Ornaments
Instructor: Devon Palmer
Class Times: Friday, December 16, 2016 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Description: It's a Date! In this class, you and your partner will learn how to cut Ornament blanks, drill and mount the blanks on the lathe, turn the Ornament and apply finish. The instructor will demo and review the process over dinner (included: box lunch style, options chosen at class sign-up) Then final step will be assembling the Ornament. Each student will complete an Ornament during the class.
Tuition: $100

Shaker Side Table
Instructor: Tyler Hillyard
Class Times: Saturday, December 17, 2016 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

Parent/Child Christmas Ornament Turning
Instructor: Devon Palmer
Class Times: Sunday, December 18, 2016 12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 6
Description: In this class, both Parent and child will learn how to cut the blanks, drill and mount the blanks on the lathe, turn the Ornaments and apply the finish. After the parent turns the first Ornament, they can provide assistance/supervision for the turning of the second Ornament. Then final step will be assembling the Ornament. Each student will complete an Ornament during the class. All age ranges from 10 and up accepted.
Tuition: $65

Making and Caning a Stool
Instructor: Tyler Will
Class Times: Saturday, January 07, 2017 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday, January 14, 2017 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 4
Description: In this "two day" class, students will learn how to make a stool and finish it off with a "caned" top. You'll learn the 7 step method of chair caning. This will teach you all necessary steps to achieve a beautiful and functional seat.
Tuition: $150

Intro to Bowl Turning
Instructor: Devon Palmer
Class Times: Sunday, January 08, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Size: 4
Tools Required: Bring If You Have: Roughing, Spindle & Bowl Gouges, Paring Tool, Scraper & Skew. Otherwise, these tools are provided in the classroom.
Description: In this course, students will learn how to turn a small wooden bowl from green wood. They'll go through the process of selecting, preparing, and mounting the wood on the lathe, discuss tool selection/use and sharpening, shaping/turning of the outside/inside, sanding/finishing and drying of green wood.
Tuition: $125

Live Edge Coffee Table/Bench
Instructor: Treg Sherman
Class Times: Thursday, January 12, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday, January 19, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 4
Description: Make your own Ash Live Edge Coffee table in this "two night" class.(roughly 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

Hand Cut Through Dovetails
Instructor: Tyler Hillyard
Class Times: Sunday, January 15, 2017 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Dozuki Z Handsaw #12f27 Fret Saw #141410 Chisels 1/4" #152811 3/8" #152812 1/2" #152813 Dividers #141197 Marking Gauge #154340 Dovetail Marking Gauge 14 Degree #153361 Marking Knife #153622 Mallet #141342 ( Or Equivalent Tools)
Description: Tyler will lead you through the process of cutting a through dovetail using nothing but hand tools. A 10% discount will be offered for the tools required.
Tuition: $100

Inlaying a "Bowtie/Dutchman"
Instructor: Tyler Hillyard
Class Times: Tuesday, January 17, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 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

Router Basics
Instructor: Eric Rauschenbach
Class Times: Tuesday, January 31, 2017 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: $50

Shaker Side Table
Instructor: Tyler Hillyard
Class Times: Saturday, February 04, 2017 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

Rough to Ready
Instructor: Tyler Will
Class Times: Tuesday, February 07, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: None
Description: Join Tyler Will 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

Pens, Pens, Pens
Instructor: Devon Palmer
Class Times: Thursday, February 09, 2017 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

Woodturning Date Night
Instructor: Devon Palmer
Class Times: Friday, February 10, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Bring tools if you have them, not required.
Description: It's a Date! In this class, you and your partner will learn how to cut pen blanks, drill and mount the blanks on the lathe, turn the pen barrels and apply finish. The instructor will demo and review the process over dinner (included: box lunch style, options chosen at class sign-up) Then final step will be assembling the pen. Each student will complete a pen during the class.
Tuition: $100

Intro to Spindle Turning
Instructor: Devon Palmer
Class Times: Saturday, February 11, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Bring If You Have: Roughing, Spindle & Bowl Gouges, Parting Tool, Scraper & Skew. Otherwise, these tools are provided in the classroom.
Description: Explore woodturning with this introductory class to spindle turning. Learn how to use and sharpen basic woodturning tools: spindle gouges, roughing gouges, scrapers, parting tool and the skew. We'll cover basic safety, lathe setup, mounting/chucking of wood and basic cuts with each of the tools. We'll finish the day using the developed skills in turning and finishing a bottle stopper and a multi-tip screwdriver.
Tuition: $110

Intro to Bowl Turning
Instructor: Devon Palmer
Class Times: Sunday, February 12, 2017 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Size: 4
Tools Required: Bring If You Have: Roughing, Spindle & Bowl Gouges, Paring Tool, Scraper & Skew. Otherwise, these tools are provided in the classroom.
Description: In this course, students will learn how to turn a small wooden bowl from green wood. They'll go through the process of selecting, preparing, and mounting the wood on the lathe, discuss tool selection/use and sharpening, shaping/turning of the outside/inside, sanding/finishing and drying of green wood.
Tuition: $125

Carving A Basic Spoon
Instructor: Laura Gorun
Class Times: Saturday, February 18, 2017 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: Tuesday, February 21, 2017 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

Building An Acoustic Guitar
Instructor: Scott Dixon
Class Times: Friday, March 10, 2017 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday, March 11, 2017 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Sunday, March 12, 2017 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 8
Description: Many of those who have played or even admired the beauty of the guitar have shown interest in someday making an heirloom instrument that can be played today and passed on and continued to be played for generations. This class is designed to take a beginner/intermediate woodworker through the steps to make a steel string acoustic guitar from a unique kit. You will learn the terminology and the techniques focused on many of the specialized processes to complete your own personalized instrument. The process is broken down into small steps to familiarize the student with the construction of the neck including truss rod installation, fingerboard and fretting, abalone inlay and construction of the body including brace trimming/fitting, top installation, bridge gluing/alignment, purfling and final fit up to the neck to body joint using a bolt-on system. Each guitar will be completed leaving the final topcoat finish up to the student. If you are interested in this class be sure to visit the store to see and play the finished guitar. Two models are available - Sapele or Figured Maple.
Tuition: $675

Carving A Basic Spoon
Instructor: Laura Gorun
Class Times: Saturday, March 18, 2017 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

Carving Tricks "Captive Rings"
Instructor: Laura Gorun
Class Times: Friday, March 24, 2017 10:00 AM - 4:30 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