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Introductory Woodcarving
Instructor: Robert Vinas
Class Times: Tuesday, January 24, 2017 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Tuesday, February 07, 2017 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Tuesday, February 14, 2017 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 1 - 6
Tools Required: Call store for details
Description: Come learn the basics of woodcarving from the use and care of tools, variety of carving knives available, wood selection and coloring.
Tuition: $150
Tuition Notes: Plus cost of materials

Basic Bowl Turning
Instructor: Wayne Dawson
Class Times: Sunday, January 22, 2017 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

End Grain Cutting Board
Instructor: Maggie Stokes
Class Times: Tuesday, January 24, 2017 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Thursday, January 26, 2017 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 1 - 4
Tools Required: Hearing and eye protection
Description: Wow your guests and learn the joys of an end grain cutting board with this eye-catching kitchen accessory. While it may look challenging, but it's amazingly easy to construct and makes for one tough cutting surface. In just three sessions, you too can make this striking project from maple, cherry and walnut
Tuition: $150
Tuition Notes: Plus cost of materials

Heart Bandsaw Box
Instructor: John Slezak
Class Times: Saturday, January 28, 2017 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Sunday, January 29, 2017 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 1 - 6
Tools Required: Hearing and Eye Protection
Description: Make a heart shaped band saw box with two drawers and impress your significant other. In the class you will cut, assemble the box and drawers and sand your box. Finishing the box and lining the drawers will be discussed. This could be the perfect Valentine's Day gift!
Tuition: $250
Tuition Notes: Plus cost of materials

Pen Turning
Instructor: Steve Parker
Class Times: Friday, February 03, 2017 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 1 - 6
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

Cabinet Making
Instructor: Woodcraft Staff
Class Times: Saturday, February 11, 2017 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Sunday, February 12, 2017 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 1 - 4
Tools Required: Hearing and eye protection
Description: Cabinet making is a skill that becomes more and more necessary the more tools you accumulate. Come join us as we build a cabinet that will help you corral some of your stuff. The cabinet has two wheels so that you can move it wheel barrel style, a drawer and a solid top for a work surface. This is a two-day class that can increase your skills as you increase your storage space.
Tuition: $250
Tuition Notes: Plus cost of materials

Introduction to Chip Carving
Instructor: Ryan Morris
Class Times: Friday, February 17, 2017 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 1 - 5
Tools Required: Please call store for details
Description: Chip carving is the application of a triangular shape repeating in a geometric pattern in to a piece of wood. You will learn how to apply a pattern to wood and the basic techniques of chip carving. You will create a small project in class. You will need to bring a chip carving cutting knife and a stab knife to class.
Tuition: $65
Tuition Notes: Plus cost of materials

Basic Router
Instructor: John Slezak
Class Times: Saturday, February 18, 2017 9:30 AM - 12:00 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

Basic Table Saw
Instructor: John Slezak
Class Times: Saturday, February 18, 2017 1:30 PM - 4:00 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

Woodworking for Women: Basic Box Building
Instructor: Maggie Stokes
Class Times: Wednesday, February 22, 2017 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday, March 01, 2017 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday, March 08, 2017 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 1 - 4
Tools Required: Hearing and eye protection
Description: Learn the art of box building in this three session class. You will learn proper cutting techniques, material selection, box construction with reinforced miter joints and finishing techniques. You will complete a wooden box with a fitted lid to take home with you.
Tuition: $125
Tuition Notes: Plus cost of materials

Woodworking for Women: Introduction to Power Tools
Instructor: Maggie Stokes
Class Times: Friday, March 03, 2017 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Friday, March 10, 2017 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 1 - 4
Tools Required: Hearing and eye protection
Description: Come join other women and learn woodworking. Learn how to use woodworking tools safely and produce cutting board that will be the envy of the neighborhood. In this two session class, you use the following pieces of equipment: table saw, miter saw, router (in a table and hand held), jointer, planer, sanding center, band saw, drill press and, of course, sandpaper.
Tuition: $100
Tuition Notes: Plus cost of materials

Basic Wood Turning
Instructor: Wayne Dawson
Class Times: Saturday, March 04, 2017 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

Introductory Woodcarving
Instructor: Robert Vinas
Class Times: Tuesday, March 07, 2017 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Tuesday, April 04, 2017 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 1 - 6
Tools Required: See store for details
Description: Come learn the basics of woodcarving from the use and care of tools, variety of carving knives available, wood selection and coloring.
Tuition: $150
Tuition Notes: Plus cost of materials

Goblet with Captive Rings
Instructor: Phil Wilson
Class Times: Saturday, March 11, 2017 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 1 - 6
Tools Required: Hearing and eye protection
Description: For the intermediate turner who wants to add to their repertoire, this class is perfect. You will turn an end grain goblet and add captive rings on the stem. You will learn the proper technique for end grain hollowing and creating captive rings.
Tuition: $125
Tuition Notes: Plus cost of materials

Introduction to the Scroll Saw
Instructor: Maggie Stokes
Class Times: Friday, March 17, 2017 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 1 - 4
Tools Required: Hearing and eye protection
Description: A scroll saw is a great tool and amazing easy to use. You will make several small projects in class as you learn wood and blade selection, blade tensioning, pattern selection and tool safety.
Tuition: $65

Basic Bowl Turning
Instructor: Wayne Dawson
Class Times: Saturday, March 18, 2017 9:30 AM - 5:30 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

Raised Panel Doors
Instructor: Ryan Morris
Class Times: Friday, March 24, 2017 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 1 - 6
Tools Required: Hearing and eye protection
Description: In this hands-on class, you will make a small solid wood raised panel door. We will teach you the necessary techniques needed on how to make rail & stile frames and raised panel doors using a router table. Topics covered will include safety, bit selection, routers, router tables, stock preparation and construction procedures.
Tuition: $100

Handcut Dovetails
Instructor: Kevin Mello
Class Times: Saturday, March 25, 2017 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 1 - 6
Tools Required: See store for details
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

Pen Turning
Instructor: Steve Parker
Class Times: Friday, March 31, 2017 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 1 - 6
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 Wood Turning
Instructor: Wayne Dawson
Class Times: Saturday, April 01, 2017 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

Rocking Turtle
Instructor: John Slezak
Class Times: Sunday, April 02, 2017 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 1 - 6
Tools Required: Hearing and eye protection
Description: Improve your band saw skills and be a hero to a small child. Come in and make a rocking horse – but it’s a turtle! The turtle suitable for small children as it is built very low to the ground. You will construct the turtle in class and finish the painting at home.
Tuition: $125
Tuition Notes: Plus cost of materials

Router Inlay
Instructor: Ryan Morris
Class Times: Friday, April 07, 2017 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 1 - 6
Tools Required: Router and Whiteside inlay set
Description: Inlays are a great technique to either correct flaws in your lumber or add detail to the board. Using the brass bearing inlay kit from Whiteside tools, you will learn to make templates of any size or shape. With this procedure, you will be able to rout the patch and matching recess to create stunning details in your work. You will need to bring your router and have the Whiteside 9500 inlay set (Woodcraft # 09I16). Please note that the Whiteside kit fits a standard Porter-Cable router bushing.
Tuition: $75

Wine Box
Instructor: Maggie Stokes
Class Times: Saturday, April 08, 2017 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 butt joints and a sliding lid.
Tuition: $125
Tuition Notes: Plus cost of materials

End Grain Cutting Board
Instructor: Maggie Stokes
Class Times: Wednesday, April 12, 2017 5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Thursday, April 13, 2017 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Friday, April 14, 2017 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 1 - 4
Tools Required: Hearing and eye protection
Description: With Easter coming up, wow your guests with this eye-catching kitchen accessory. While it may look challenging, but it's amazingly easy to construct and makes for one tough cutting surface. In just three sessions, you too can make this striking project from maple, cherry and walnut.
Tuition: $150
Tuition Notes: Plus cost of materials

Bottle Stopper
Instructor: Steve Parker
Class Times: Friday, April 21, 2017 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 1 - 6
Tools Required: Hearing and eye protection
Description: In this beginning level class, you'll be guided step by step in the creation of a bottle stopper. You'll learn to mount and turn the blank, finish and assemble the completed stopper for a memorable gift or keepsake.
Tuition: $65
Tuition Notes: Plus cost of materials

Introduction to the Scroll Saw
Instructor: Maggie Stokes
Class Times: Saturday, April 22, 2017 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 1 - 4
Tools Required: Hearing and eye protection
Description: A scroll saw is a great tool and amazing easy to use. You will make several small projects in class as you learn wood and blade selection, blade tensioning, pattern selection and tool safety.
Tuition: $125

Basic Box Building
Instructor: Maggie Stokes
Class Times: Saturday, May 06, 2017 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