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Wine Box
Instructor: Maggie Stokes
Class Times: Saturday, June 25, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 1 - 4
Tools Required: Hearing and Eye Protection
Description: A wine box is a great gift – either for yourself or for someone else! Of course, you don’t have to use it for wine – it is a terrific box that could hold a lot of different things. Come join us as we create this box with doweled joints and a sliding lid.
Tuition: $125
Tuition Notes: Plus cost of materials

Introduction to Woodturning
Instructor: Wayne Dawson
Class Times: Saturday, July 09, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 1 - 6
Tools Required: N/A
Description: This class is designed to teach you the basics of wood turning. You will learn the tools, how to sharpen them, which woods are best for turning and how to setup your lathe. You will complete a small project to take home with you.
Tuition: $125
Tuition Notes: Plus cost of materials

Basic Table Saw
Instructor: John Slezak
Class Times: Saturday, July 16, 2016 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 1 - 6
Tools Required: Hearing and Eye Protection
Description: Most shops have a table saw, but sometimes they can be underutilized. Learn how to get the most out of your table saw in this 3 hour class. We will show you how to safely rip stock to width, cut angles, make tapered cuts and how to cut a tenon. Blade selection and commercial and shop-made jigs will also be part of the class. Come to class and learn more about your table saw.
Tuition: $65

Basic Router
Instructor: John Slezak
Class Times: Saturday, July 16, 2016 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 1 - 6
Tools Required: Hearing and Eye Protection
Description: Routers are a very versatile tool, but using them requires careful methods. Learn how to use your router safely and accurately in this 3 hour class. Hand held, in a table and plunge techniques will be demonstrated. Join us and learn how to get the most out of your router.
Tuition: $65

Introduction to Wood Carving
Instructor: Robert Vinas
Class Times: Tuesday, July 19, 2016 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Tuesday, August 02, 2016 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Tuesday, August 09, 2016 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Tuesday, August 16, 2016 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Tuesday, August 23, 2016 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 1 - 6
Tools Required: Basic Wood Carving Knives
Description: Learn basic wood carving over this six week class. You will create several carved items as you learn proper knife safety.
Tuition: $150
Tuition Notes: Plus cost of materials

Basic Bowl Turning
Instructor: Wayne Dawson
Class Times: Saturday, July 30, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 1 - 6
Tools Required: Saftey Glasses or Shield, Dust Mask
Description: This course is designed for the beginner to intermediate turner who wants to get a better handle on bowl turning. Topics covered will include wood selection, preparation, mounting options, tool selection, sharpening, power sanding and finishing.
Tuition: $125
Tuition Notes: Plus cost of materials

Pen Turning
Instructor: Bob Murdoch
Class Times: Friday, August 05, 2016 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 1 - 5
Tools Required: Safety Glasses and Dust Mask
Description: Writing pens are the among the most popular items made by woodworkers. Learn the skills required to turn, assemble and finish a beautiful gift that will be used and appreciated for years to come.
Tuition: $65
Tuition Notes: Plus cost of materials

Basic Box Building
Instructor: Maggie Stokes
Class Times: Sunday, August 07, 2016 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 1 - 6
Tools Required: Hearing and Eye Protection
Description: Learn the art of box building in this one-day class. You will learn proper cutting techniques, material selection, box construction with reinforced miter joints and finishing techniques. At the end of the class, you will have a wooden box with a fitted lid to take home with you.
Tuition: $125
Tuition Notes: Plus cost of materials

All About the Bandsaw
Instructor: John Slezak
Class Times: Sunday, August 14, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 1 - 6
Tools Required: Hearing and eye protection and dust mask
Description: Whether you are new to the band saw or are just frustrated with the quality of the cuts you are getting from your saw, this class is designed to help you get the most out of one of the most versatile tools in your shop. Learn the anatomy of the saw, setup, tuning and maintenance, safety (or how not to remove those appendages you are so attached to), choosing and using the correct blade, cutting curves and resawing.
Tuition: $125

Sharpening Turning Tools
Instructor: Walter Jones
Class Times: Thursday, August 18, 2016 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 1 - 6
Tools Required: Hearing and Eye Protection
Description: If you have ever tried to sharpen a gouge, you know how frustrating it can be. We will show you how to save yourself time, frustration and money, as you learn to grind your turning tools right the first time, every time. We will demonstrate various ways to sharpen your turning tools, including skews, gouges and scrapers. If you have a tool you need to sharpen, bring it in and do it right.
Tuition: $65

All About Hand Planes
Instructor: Kevin Mello
Class Times: Saturday, August 20, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 1 - 6
Description: Hand planes can be confusing to the novice. Block, low-angle, rabbet, jack, chisel, shoulder – the list seeming goes on and on and on, but which one should you use? Get de-mystified and learn the ins and outs of hand planes with this great class. Not only will you learn which plane to use for what function, sharpening and tuning up your planes will also be part of your day. If you have a plane that confuses you, bring it to class with you and tell it who is boss.
Tuition: $125

Basic Scroll Saw
Instructor: Maggie Stokes
Class Times: Sunday, August 21, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 1 - 4
Tools Required: Hearing and Eye Protection
Description: With endless possibilities, your biggest challenge will be deciding what you can do next with your scroll saw. This tool opens up the worlds of intarsia, fretwork, marquetry, and inlay work, just to begin! While you cannot learn all of these techniques in this one-day class, you will learn wood and blade selection, tensioning, pattern selection and tool safety while making several small projects.
Tuition: $125

Intarsia
Instructor: Maggie Stokes
Class Times: Saturday, August 27, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Sunday, August 28, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 1 - 4
Tools Required: Hearing and Eye Protection
Description: Combining art with woodworking, intarsia is a centuries-old technique where create an overall image by cutting and forming individual parts of the image from contrasting woods. Join us and create your own masterpiece as you learn wood selection, layout techniques, sawing techniques, sanding and shaping for that wonderful 3D effect, as well as the gluing and final finishing of your own project.
Tuition: $250

Handcut Dovetails
Instructor: Kevin Mello
Class Times: Saturday, September 10, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 1 - 6
Tools Required: Please contact store for list of needed tools
Description: Learn how to make hand cut dovetails! For hundreds of years, the dovetail has been the sign of the joiner art. Today, creating a tight fitting dovetail joint is sought after by woodworkers wanting to display a quality looking joint. While machined templates are fine, a hand cut dovetail really shows off your talents.
Tuition: $125

Basic Woodturning
Instructor: Wayne Dawson
Class Times: Sunday, September 11, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 1 - 5
Tools Required: Hearing and eye protaction
Description: This class is designed to teach you the skills needed to do basic woodturning. You will learn to use several different tools, sharpening, wood selection, and Lathe setup.
Tuition: $125

Wave Band Saw Box
Instructor: John Slezak
Class Times: Saturday, September 17, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Sunday, September 18, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 1 - 5
Tools Required: Hearing and eye protection
Description: Build a band saw box in this two-day class. You will make a box in the shape of a wave with 4 drawers. Come away with a better knowledge of the band saw, build a beautiful band saw box, and learn some new tricks.
Tuition: $250
Tuition Notes: Plus cost of materials

Basic Box Building
Instructor: Maggie Stokes
Class Times: Saturday, September 24, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 1 - 4
Tools Required: Hearing and Eye Protection
Description: Learn the art of box building in this one-day class. You will learn proper cutting techniques, material selection, box construction with reinforced miter joints and finishing techniques. At the end of the class, you will have a wooden box with a fitted lid to take home with you.
Tuition: $125
Tuition Notes: Plus cost of materials

Basic Bowl Turning
Instructor: Wayne Dawson
Class Times: Sunday, September 25, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 1 - 5
Tools Required: Saftey Glasses or Shield, Dust Mask
Description: This course is designed for the beginner to intermediate turner who wants to get a better handle on bowl turning. Topics covered will include wood selection, preparation, mounting options, tool selection, sharpening, power sanding and finishing.
Tuition: $125
Tuition Notes: Plus cost of materials

Offset Turning
Instructor: Walter Jones
Class Times: Thursday, September 29, 2016 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 1 - 5
Tools Required: Hearing and eye protection
Description: Offset turning is fun, but it can be a little scary to try it on your own. Come to class and we’ll show you many of the tricks of the trade to make wild and wonderful turnings that defy description.
Tuition: $65
Tuition Notes: Plus cost of materials

Shaker Boxes
Instructor: John Slezak
Class Times: Saturday, October 01, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Sunday, October 02, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 1 - 5
Tools Required: Hearing and eye protection
Description: Sometimes simply called Shaker Boxes, you've probably admired these gorgeous bentwood boxes before, and here's your chance to learn to make them! Using the Woodcraft kit, we will provide the forms, tools and know-how for you to make three beautiful, nesting cherry boxes.
Tuition: $250
Tuition Notes: Plus cost of materials

Pen Turning
Instructor: Bob Murdoch
Class Times: Friday, October 07, 2016 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 1 - 5
Tools Required: Safety Glasses and Dust Mask
Description: Writing pens are the among the most popular items made by woodworkers. Learn the skills required to turn, assemble and finish a beautiful gift that will be used and appreciated for years to come.
Tuition: $65
Tuition Notes: Plus cost of materials

Natural Edge Bowl Turning
Instructor: Wayne Dawson
Class Times: Saturday, October 08, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 1 - 5
Tools Required: Hearing and Dust Protection
Description: Natural edge bowls can be one of the more satisfying objects that you can turn. Take a class with us and learn how to turn a small bowl that will be the envy of your friends.
Tuition: $125
Tuition Notes: Plus cost of materials

Woodworking for Women: Introduction to Power Tools
Instructor: Maggie Stokes
Class Times: Tuesday, October 11, 2016 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday, October 18, 2016 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 1 - 4
Tools Required: Hearing and eye protection
Description: Woodworking is not just for men. Come join other women and learn woodworking. Learn how to use woodworking tools safely and produce a cutting board that will be the envy of the neighborhood. In this class, you use the following pieces of equipment: table saw, miter saw, router (in a table and hand held), sanding center, band saw, drill press and, of course, sandpaper.
Tuition: $100
Tuition Notes: Plus cost of materials