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Make a Pen on the Mini Lathe
Instructor: Garrett Camarano
Class Times: Thursday, September 10, 2015 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 4
Tools Required: Safety Glasses or Face Shield
Description: Even if you have never used a wood lathe before, or any power tool for that matter, Garrett will guide you through the process of making your very own, really cool pen. Pen making is fun, easy and addictive and we'll show the insider tips and techniques for this fun activity.
Tuition: $50

Get To Know The Band Saw
Instructor: Jeff Alarie
Class Times: Thursday, September 17, 2015 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: Safety Glasses
Description: The band saw is a very versatile machine but sometimes requires a bit of coaxing to produce its best performance. In this class, set up adjustments, blade selection and tension, basic maintenance and various cutting techniques will be covered and demonstrated.
Tuition: $40

Intarsia One - Introduction to Intarsia
Instructor: Cheryl Koepke
Class Times: Tuesday, September 22, 2015 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Thursday, September 24, 2015 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 4
Tools Required: Safety Glasses
Description: You want enthusiasm - talk to somebody who creates Intarsia projects. Better yet, learn to do it hands-on. Cheryl will guide you step by step as you build an easy but cool beginner project using the scroll saw as your primary cutting tool. More fun than you're allowed to have in one night, the class convenes three nights in a row. A popular class so sign up soon.
Tuition: $85

Learn Bowl Turning
Instructor: Tom Hughes
Class Times: Saturday, September 26, 2015 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturday, October 31, 2015 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 4
Tools Required: Face Shield (Preferred) Or Safety Glasses
Description: Tom will introduce you step-by-step to tools and techniques as you turn a green wood bowl and a bowl from seasoned (dry) wood. The two different types of bowl turning are discussed with lots of insider information explained and demonstrated. Lots of fun. Class fills fast so call soon.
Tuition: $85

Spray Finishing
Instructor: Jeff Alarie
Class Times: Thursday, October 01, 2015 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 4
Description: "Spray Finishing" will explain spray finish equipment and techniques. Students will gain hands-on experience with an HVLP spray gun using a water based top coat. We'll examine work piece preparation, spray gun prep as well as tips and techniques to help you achieve a beautiful and fast finish for your next project.
Tuition: $45

Turn A Peppermill on the Wood Lathe
Instructor: Tom Hughes
Class Times: Saturday, October 03, 2015 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 4
Tools Required: Face shield (preferred) or safety glasses.
Description: Here's a great way to get acquainted with spindle turning on the wood lathe while you create a cool and useful peppermill. Tom will show you how to set up the "blanks" and then guide you through the shaping and finishing of your very own working peppermill. Spindle turning is a popular subject and this is a great project to help you learn new wood turning skills. Sign up soon.
Tuition: $75

Make a Pen on the Mini Lathe
Instructor: Garrett Camarano
Class Times: Sunday, October 04, 2015 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 4
Tools Required: Safety Glasses or Face Shield
Description: Even if you have never used a wood lathe before, or any power tool for that matter, Garrett will guide you through the process of making your very own, really cool pen. Pen making is fun, easy and addictive and we'll show the insider tips and techniques for this fun activity.
Tuition: $50

Squaring Rough Lumber Using The Jointer, Planer &
Instructor: Jeff Alarie
Class Times: Thursday, October 08, 2015 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: Safety Glasses & Hearing Protection
Description: Using the jointer, thickness planer and table saw hands-on, learn the proper techniques used to mill rough lumber into four-square stock for your projects.
Tuition: $55

Hands-On Raised Panel Door
Instructor: Jeff Alarie
Class Times: Saturday, October 10, 2015 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection
Description: In this hands-on class, each student makes a solid wood raised panel door step by step on the router table. The different router bits and set up procedures will be explained. Lots of tips and tricks to help you get acquainted with this popular procedure.
Tuition: $75

Intarsia Two - Intermediate Intarsia
Instructor: Cheryl Koepke
Class Times: Tuesday, October 13, 2015 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Thursday, October 15, 2015 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 4
Tools Required: Safety Glasses
Description: Cheryl has developed this class to help you take your Intarsia work to the next level. You will learn techniques that add 3D depth and dimensionality to your projects. In addition, finishing methods will be explored as you create a Cool Cardinal. Share Cheryl's enthusiasm for Intarsia in this skills building class that meets on three nights.
Tuition: $85
Tuition Notes: Class meets for three nights. This class is not designed for beginners. Please watch for Intarsia One as a beginning level class.

Router Basics
Instructor: Jeff Alarie
Class Times: Thursday, October 22, 2015 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: Safety Glasses & Hearing Protection
Description: This popular class presents essential information that will help you safely operate one of the workshop's most versatile tools. Set-up, safety, router bits and techniques will be covered. Bring along your router for a hands-on learning experience.
Tuition: $40

Get To Know The Band Saw
Instructor: Jeff Alarie
Class Times: Saturday, October 24, 2015 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: Safety Glasses
Description: The band saw is a very versatile machine but sometimes requires a bit of coaxing to produce its best performance. In this class, set up adjustments, blade selection and tension, basic maintenance and various cutting techniques will be covered and demonstrated.
Tuition: $40

Hands-On Router Table Workshop
Instructor: Jeff Alarie
Class Times: Thursday, October 29, 2015 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 5
Tools Required: Safety Glasses & Hearing Protection
Description: The router table is one the most useful and versatile tools in the shop. In this hands-on class, proper cutting techniques are explained as you complete several exercises with the materials provided. Set-up,safety and router table applications are covered.
Tuition: $55

Scroll Saw Fundementals
Instructor: Cheryl Koepke
Class Times: Thursday, November 05, 2015 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 4
Tools Required: Safety Glasses
Description: The variety of blades, project materials and techniques for the scroll saw can be intimidating. In this hands-on class, Cheryl has prepared a variety of hands-on exercises and demonstrations so that you can better understand how to match the right blade and technique with the type of wood you're using for your projects. A great class for those new to scrolling or for those looking to expand their skill set.
Tuition: $50

Make a Pen on the Mini Lathe
Instructor: Garrett Camarano
Class Times: Thursday, November 12, 2015 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 4
Tools Required: Safety Glasses or Face Shield
Description: Even if you have never used a wood lathe before, or any power tool for that matter, Garrett will guide you through the process of making your very own, really cool pen. Pen making is fun, easy and addictive and we'll show the insider tips and techniques for this fun activity.
Tuition: $50

Santa Intarsia - Level 2
Instructor: Cheryl Koepke
Class Times: Tuesday, November 17, 2015 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday, November 18, 2015 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Thursday, November 19, 2015 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 4
Tools Required: Safety Glasses
Description: Cheryl's back with another fun Intarsia project. Skip that boring trip to the mall and join Cheryl as she guides you through the cutting and shaping of a neat holiday-themed Santa Intarsia project. Featuring our excellent DeWalt scroll saws, this project is super fun and makes a great holiday gift.
Tuition: $85
Tuition Notes: Class meets three days in row.

Learn Bowl Turning
Instructor: Tom Hughes
Class Times: Saturday, December 05, 2015 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 4
Tools Required: Face Shield (Preferred) Or Safety Glasses
Description: Tom will introduce you step-by-step to tools and techniques as you turn a green wood bowl and a bowl from seasoned (dry) wood. The two different types of bowl turning are discussed with lots of insider information explained and demonstrated. Lots of fun. Class fills fast so call soon.
Tuition: $85

Cheese Tools!
Instructor: Jane and Buzz Zwickey
Class Times: Monday, December 07, 2015 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Tuesday, December 08, 2015 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 8
Tools Required: Sharp carving knife.
Description: Here's a great class geared towards couples. You'll make two neat snack serving items and have fun and learn new skills all at the same time. Expert basket maker Jane will show you how to weave a small reed basket that dresses up the popular 8oz size of cheese spread tub. And speaking of cheese spread, Buzz will use his carving expertise to guide you through the carving and shaping of a hardwood cheese spreader knife. Class meets Monday and Tuesday night. One person will do the weaving and one the carving - it's up to you. These are cool and useful items that make excellent hand-made holiday gifts.
Tuition: $60
Tuition Notes: Class meets both Monday and Tuesday for each student.

Build a Pocket Knife
Instructor: Chris Rowland
Class Times: Saturday, December 12, 2015 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 4
Description: In this fun and easy class, you will assemble a beautiful, high-quality Sarge Lock Folder knife. Made from 440C stainless steel, the blade is 3-1/4 inches long and is hollow ground and polished. You will attach, shape and finish your own knife handles or "scales" for a unique, custom made look. This is a quality pocket knife you'll be proud to own or present as a one of a kind gift.
Tuition: $50

Gift Making: Pizza Cutter.
Instructor: Staff Woodcraft
Class Times: Thursday, December 17, 2015 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Class Size: 2 - 4
Tools Required: Face shield or safety glasses.
Description: Using the mini lathe, you'll turn a one-of-a -kind, custom made handle for the included heavy duty, chrome plated pizza cutter. We'll guide you through the shaping and assembly of this unique and useful cutter. Don't miss this chance to create a personalized, high quality gift that is sure to impress.
Tuition: $55

Gift Making: Pen and Pencil Gift Set
Instructor: Staff Woodcraft
Class Times: Saturday, December 19, 2015 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 4
Tools Required: Safety Glasses
Description: Create a hand made pen and pencil gift set with gift box in this fun and easy class that features the mini lathe as the the spotlight tool . A really neat gift for someone who appreciates a high quality, hand-made writing set. Skip that boring trip to the mall and make something by hand. No woodworking experience needed!
Tuition: $60
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Scroll Saw Fundementals
Instructor: Cheryl Koepke
Class Times: Thursday, January 07, 2016 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 4
Tools Required: Safety Glasses
Description: The variety of blades, project materials and techniques for the scroll saw can be intimidating. In this hands-on class, Cheryl has prepared a variety of hands-on exercises and demonstrations so that you can better understand how to match the right blade and technique with the type of wood you're using for your projects. A great class for those new to scrolling or for those looking to expand their skill set.
Tuition: $50

Squaring Rough Lumber Using The Jointer, Planer &
Instructor: Woodcraft Staff
Class Times: Thursday, January 14, 2016 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: Safety Glasses & Hearing Protection
Description: Using the jointer, thickness planer and table saw hands-on, learn the proper techniques used to mill rough lumber into four-square stock for your projects.
Tuition: $55

Make a Pen on the Mini Lathe
Instructor: Garrett Camarano
Class Times: Thursday, January 21, 2016 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 4
Tools Required: Safety Glasses or Face Shield
Description: Even if you have never used a wood lathe before, or any power tool for that matter, Garrett will guide you through the process of making your very own, really cool pen. Pen making is fun, easy and addictive and we'll show the insider tips and techniques for this fun activity.
Tuition: $50