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7 Week Woodturning Class - CLS271
Instructor: Don Wilson
Class Times: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Wednesday, June 10, 2015 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Wednesday, June 17, 2015 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Wednesday, June 24, 2015 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Wednesday, July 01, 2015 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 4
Tools Required: Full Face Shield all other materials will be provided.
Description: This course will turn the beginner into a safe, experienced, wood turner. The seven 3-hour classes build the student's understanding and skill through practice on beads and coves, tool sharpening, eggs, matched multiples, a cup and lidded box, plate, and bowls. Weekly projects go home with the student and the method of instruction is demonstration and coaching.
Tuition: $350

The Art of Bowl Turning -- CLS024
Instructor: Kevin Bedgood
Class Times: Saturday, May 30, 2015 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Full Face Mask required -- all other tools & materials provided
Description: Students will practice the cuts appropriate for shaping and smoothing the inside and outside using a bowl gouge and a scraper. At the end of the class students should be able to turn a bowl on their own.
Tuition: $85

The Art of Bowl Turning -- CLS024
Instructor: Kevin Bedgood
Class Times: Saturday, May 30, 2015 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Full Face Shield all other materials will be provided.
Description: Students will practice the cuts appropriate for shaping and smoothing the inside and outside using a bowl gouge and a scraper. At the end of the class students should be able to turn a bowl on their own.
Tuition: $85

Turning A Natural Edged Bowl - CLS020
Instructor: Don Wilson
Class Times: Tuesday, June 02, 2015 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 4
Tools Required: Full Face Shield all other materials will be provided.
Description: The class will include all of the required techniques for turning a natural edged bowl. The Instructor will discuss proper tool and stock selection as well.
Tuition: $85

Band Saw 102 -- Making a Cutting Board -- CLS279
Instructor: Woodcraft Staff
Class Times: Thursday, June 04, 2015 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 4
Tools Required: Eye and Hearing Protection
Description: In this class the student will learn how to make a cutting board using 3 different types of wood. He will learn how to measure, cut, glue, and round off the edges of the board and then put on a finish. By the end of the class the students will have the knowledge to go to his own shop and make many more cutting boards for friends and family.
Tuition: $75

European Cabinet Class -- CLS390
Instructor: Tim Gilman
Class Times: Saturday, June 06, 2015 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Size: 4
Tools Required: Safety Glasses & Hearing Protection
Description: Students will build a frameless cabinet, locate holes for shelf pins, make the shelf and a flat panel type door and mount the door. This will be done using all Festool tools.
Tuition: $150

Pen Turning a Cushion-Grip Click Pen -- CLS026
Instructor: Guy Snyder
Class Times: Sunday, June 07, 2015 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Full Face Mask Required – All Other Tools/Materials Provided
Description: Pen/Pencil Turning Projects Class description: You can make the great looking pens, ones that are as unique as those available in fine gift shops. Learn the tips and techniques that produce excellent results every time. You will be shown how to cut, drill, square the ends, turn, sand, apply a durable finish quickly and then assemble the parts. Soon you will be making pens for all your friends.
Tuition: $75

Learn to Turn -- Spindle I -- CLS123
Instructor: Kevin Bedgood
Class Times: Tuesday, June 09, 2015 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Full Face Shield all other materials will be provided.
Description: Cover basic lathe operation, safety, lathe tools, sharpening and five practice exercises. This is a must class for anyone who wants to learn the art of wood turning. You will make a small project to take home with you.
Tuition: $75

Learn to Turn -- Spindle I -- CLS123
Instructor: Kevin Bedgood
Class Times: Tuesday, June 09, 2015 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Full Face Shield all other materials will be provided.
Description: Cover basic lathe operation, safety, lathe tools, sharpening and five practice exercises. This is a must class for anyone who wants to learn the art of wood turning. You will make a small project to take home with you.
Tuition: $75

Scroll Saw Name Train - CLS412
Instructor: Tim Gilman
Class Times: Thursday, June 11, 2015 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 4
Tools Required: Eye Protection
Description: Hop on the train to Woodcraft and come in to scroll the letters or initials of your name or a friend's or family member. The name train makes a great gift. This class will include enough wood, wheels, axles and magnets to make 5 train letters or three letters and an engine and caboose. You will also get a piece of track and the pattern and plans to make more track and letters at home.
Tuition: $75

Finishing A - Z with Charles Neil (2-Day Course)
Instructor: Charles Neil
Class Times: Friday, June 12, 2015 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday, June 13, 2015 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 8
Description: Finishing A to Z is a fundamental 2-day basic course for finishing projects and furniture. The emphasis of this 2-day class is to have you understand various finishes and application techniques. The dominant focus is water base finishes and will include learning how to spray-finish correctly, how to adjust and set up your spray guns and prep. This class gets you hands-on finishing and knowing what you are doing and why. We also introduce coloring, toning and what to do when things go wrong. Pre-Registration is required for this 2-day class. There is a $200 pre-registration fee required for this 2-day course. Please call the store for us to hold your spot. Registration closes May 31st. Please inquire about our cancellation policy for this course.
Tuition: $495

Pen Turning a Cigar Pen -- CLS026
Instructor: Guy Snyder
Class Times: Sunday, June 14, 2015 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Full Face Mask
Description: You can make the great looking pens, ones that are as unique as those available in fine gift shops. Learn the tips and techniques that produce excellent results every time. You will be shown how to cut, drill, square the ends, turn, sand, apply a durable finish quickly and then assemble the parts. Soon you will be making pens for all your friends.
Tuition: $75

Dovetail Jig Class -- CLS109
Instructor: Mike Galloway
Class Times: Tuesday, June 16, 2015 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Size: 4
Tools Required: None
Description: Dovetail Jig In this class you learn about the anatomy of the dovetail jig and its application. The templates, router, router bits and guide bushings. A brief discussion about the various other dovetail jigs on the market. The dovetail jig we will use in the class is the Porter Cable 4200 series. Explain the dovetail types and their usage, such as through, half blind, variable space, sliding and box joints. We will discuss stock material and its layout for cutting dovetails. Also we will discuss the safety aspects of using the dovetail jig and its components.
Tuition: $75

Router Techniques - CLS172
Instructor: Larry Cuppett
Class Times: Thursday, June 18, 2015 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Eye and Hearing Protection
Description: Participants in this class will learn about various types of routers, router safety, router maintenance and basic techniques using a hand held router. Router tables will be briefly touched on. This is a lecture style class, but each student will get some hands on instruction using a router. No project will be made.
Tuition: $75

Turning Elegant, Tall Boxes
Instructor: Kevin Bedgood
Class Times: Saturday, June 20, 2015 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Full Face Shield, all other materials will be provided. If you already have tools, feel free to bring them. Please bring your hollowing tools with you.
Description: This is a full-day class that will focus on balanced development and turning of pedestals and finials for use on a tall (approximately 14"-16") elegant and refined box/lidded container. Each student will design, turn and finish this project under the guidance of instructor Kevin Bedgood.
Tuition: $185

Advanced Turned Lidded Boxes 2: Halo Ring Box
Instructor: Kevin Bedgood
Class Times: Sunday, June 21, 2015 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Skill Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Full Face Shield, 1/4" spindle gouge. All other materials will be provided.
Description: In this class each student will learn about the design, shape and structure of small Halo/Saturn boxes with finials. Each student will turn a small finial and then a small ring box with a halo/Saturn ring around it. Finally, they will attach their finial to complete their project.
Tuition: $100

Turning a Thin Walled Ogee Bowl - CLS425
Instructor: Kevin Bedgood
Class Times: Tuesday, June 23, 2015 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Skill Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Full Face Shield all other materials will be provided.
Description: Learn the skills and techniques needed to turn a thin walled bowl. This class will focus on design and shape of an elegant, classic Ogee shaped bowl.
Tuition: $75

Turning a Thin Walled Ogee Bowl - CLS425
Instructor: Kevin Bedgood
Class Times: Tuesday, June 23, 2015 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Full Face Shield all other materials will be provided.
Description: Learn the skills and techniques needed to turn a thin walled bowl. This class will focus on design and shape of an elegant, classic Ogee shaped bowl.
Tuition: $75

Five Board Bench - CLS393
Instructor: Woodcraft Staff
Class Times: Thursday, June 25, 2015 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Eye Protection
Description: Participants will build an approximately 4 ft long sitting bench using 5 boards. Students will use various power tools and hand tools in the class.
Tuition: $75

Pen Turning an Acrylic Pen -- CLS225
Instructor: Guy Snyder
Class Times: Sunday, June 28, 2015 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Full Face Mask
Description: We will teach you the art of turning finely crafted Acrylic Pens. These pens are fast becoming favorites all across the country. In this class you will learn the proper techniques for turning, sanding, polishing and assembly. You will leave the class with a beautiful pen in the color combination you select.
Tuition: $75

Carve a Caricature Head - CLS490
Instructor: Mike Galloway
Class Times: Tuesday, June 30, 2015 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Skill Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Class Size: 4
Tools Required: bring your own knives and gouges or use ours
Description: Students will learn the techniques of caricature carving, by carving a small caricature head.
Tuition: $85

The Art of Bowl Turning -- CLS024
Instructor: Kevin Bedgood
Class Times: Thursday, July 02, 2015 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Full Face Mask required -- all other tools & materials provided
Description: Students will practice the cuts appropriate for shaping and smoothing the inside and outside using a bowl gouge and a scraper. At the end of the class students should be able to turn a bowl on their own.
Tuition: $75

The Art of Bowl Turning -- CLS024
Instructor: Kevin Bedgood
Class Times: Thursday, July 02, 2015 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Full Face Mask required -- all other tools & materials provided
Description: Students will practice the cuts appropriate for shaping and smoothing the inside and outside using a bowl gouge and a scraper. At the end of the class students should be able to turn a bowl on their own.
Tuition: $75

Turn A Spinning Top - CLS366
Instructor: Kevin Bedgood
Class Times: Sunday, July 05, 2015 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Full Face Shield all other materials will be provided.
Description: A great class for someone interested in starting to turn wood. This class will cover basic lathe operation, safety, lathe tools and sharpening. You will make simple spinning tops that you can take home with you. After this class all students should be able to design and make their own spinning tops.
Tuition: $60
Tuition Notes: Summer Speical

Band-Saw Boxes Made Simple -- CLS266
Instructor: Woodcraft Staff
Class Times: Tuesday, July 07, 2015 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 4
Tools Required: None
Description: Band-saw box art and techniques will spark your interest in woodcrafting and ignite your creative skills. With this woodworking style, you can free yourself from the safe structure of a ruler and let your imagination flow. In this class you will learn the full potential of your band saw. Tools being used will be: band saw, spindle sander, and assorted hand tools.
Tuition: $75

Pocket Hole Joinery Basics - CLS360
Instructor: Bill Roberts
Class Times: Thursday, July 09, 2015 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 4
Tools Required: Eye Protection
Description: The class will teach you how to use pocket hole joinery to make a beautiful and sturdy step stool. Each student will construct a small stool using pocket hole joinery to join together a decorative top, attach the two sides of the stool to the side supports, and then fasten the top to the stool frame. All materials will be supplied.
Tuition: $75

Hand Cut Dovetails - CLS416
Instructor: Juan Acevedo
Class Times: Saturday, July 11, 2015 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 4
Tools Required: Call store for list of tools required
Description: The hallmark of a quality furniture project is hand cut dovetail joinery. Juan will teach you how to cut beautiful hand cut dovetails. The class will cover the processes of proper tool selection; stock preparation, joint layout and making beautiful hand cut dovetail joints.
Tuition: $75

The Art of Plate Turning -- CLS268
Instructor: Kevin Bedgood
Class Times: Sunday, July 12, 2015 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Face Mask Required – All other tools/materials provided
Description: Learn how to turn basic plates. Turned plates or platters make attractive household ornaments. They show off the beauty of wood and make a great fruit or candy dish. You will be guided through mounting, designing, and finishing as you create your own small platter from an 8" blank.
Tuition: $75
Tuition Notes: Summer Speical

Basic Relief Carving - CLS059
Instructor: Mike Galloway
Class Times: Tuesday, July 14, 2015 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Ask for list when signing up for class
Description: Types of relief carving will be discussed, along with types of wood to use, tools, sharpening and safety. Students will do a simple low relief carving of a leaf.
Tuition: $75

Learn to Turn -- Spindle I -- CLS123
Instructor: Kevin Bedgood
Class Times: Thursday, July 16, 2015 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Full Face Shield all other materials will be provided.
Description: Cover basic lathe operation, safety, lathe tools, sharpening and five practice exercises. This is a must class for anyone who wants to learn the art of wood turning. You will make a small project to take home with you.
Tuition: $75

Learn to Turn -- Spindle I -- CLS123
Instructor: Kevin Bedgood
Class Times: Thursday, July 16, 2015 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Full Face Shield all other materials will be provided.
Description: Cover basic lathe operation, safety, lathe tools, sharpening and five practice exercises. This is a must class for anyone who wants to learn the art of wood turning. You will make a small project to take home with you.
Tuition: $75

Turning a Hollow Vessel CLS-220
Instructor: Kevin Bedgood
Class Times: Saturday, July 18, 2015 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Full Face Shield and Mini Hollowing tools
Description: Have you ever wanted to turn a hollow vessel but were intimidated by the small opening. In this class you will learn how to hollow a beautifully shaped vessel with ease and confidence. At the end of this class students should be able to make a hollow form on their own.
Tuition: $75

Turning a Hollow Vessel CLS-220
Instructor: Kevin Bedgood
Class Times: Saturday, July 18, 2015 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Full Face Shield and Mini Hollowing tools
Description: Have you ever wanted to turn a hollow vessel but were intimidated by the small opening. In this class you will learn how to hollow a beautifully shaped vessel with ease and confidence. At the end of this class students should be able to make a hollow form on their own.
Tuition: $75

Pen Turning a Wall Street II Pen -- CLS026
Instructor: Guy Snyder
Class Times: Sunday, July 19, 2015 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Full Face Mask
Description: You can make the great looking pens, ones that are as unique as those available in fine gift shops. Learn the tips and techniques that produce excellent results every time. You will be shown how to cut, drill, square the ends, turn, sand, apply a durable finish quickly and then assemble the parts. Soon you will be making pens for all your friends.
Tuition: $50
Tuition Notes: Summer Special

Turning Elegant, Tall Boxes
Instructor: Kevin Bedgood
Class Times: Tuesday, July 21, 2015 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Full Face Shield, hollowing tools, all other materials will be provided. If you already have tools, feel free to bring them.
Description: This is a full-day class that will focus on balanced development and turning of pedestals and finials for use on a tall (approximately 14"-16") elegant and refined box/lidded container. Each student will design, turn and finish this project under the guidance of instructor Kevin Bedgood.
Tuition: $185

Scroll Saw Intro 101 - CLS397
Instructor: Tim Gilman
Class Times: Thursday, July 23, 2015 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 4
Tools Required: Eye Protection
Description: In this course you will learn to identify the different types of scroll saws, the different types of blades and to understand what blade is used for different materials. You will learn the basic operating principles including, changing blade tension, and blade speed and table angle. You will also learn proper safety including basic shop safety, personal safety and safe procedures using the scroll saw. This is a hands on class where you will learn how to make different types of cuts and make some simple projects that you can take home.
Tuition: $60
Tuition Notes: Summer Speical

Pen Turning an Acrylic Pen -- CLS225
Instructor: Kevin Bedgood
Class Times: Sunday, July 26, 2015 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Full Face Mask
Description: We will teach you the art of turning finely crafted Acrylic Pens. These pens are fast becoming favorites all across the country. In this class you will learn the proper techniques for turning, sanding, polishing and assembly. You will leave the class with a beautiful pen in the color combination you select.
Tuition: $45
Tuition Notes: Summer Speical

Hand-Applied Finishes -- CLS273
Instructor: Mike Galloway
Class Times: Tuesday, July 28, 2015 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: None
Description: Featuring General Finish’s new products. Wipe-on and brush-on both oil and water based finishes for the small-shop woodworker. The Instructor will go over almost the entire line of General Finishes products with “how to prepare” instructions along with the advantages of the various products. In this class, you’ll find out which finishes work best for particular applications, and how to apply them to achieve a lustrous sheen that begs to be touched and that scoffs at dirt and moisture.
Tuition: $75

Veneering and Inlay - CLS584
Instructor: Larry Cuppett
Class Times: Thursday, July 30, 2015 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 4
Description: Students will learn Veneering and Inlay principles and basic techniques. Veneering offers the woodworker the use of woods and woodworking options that are unavailable utilizing solid wood.  Prior woodworking experience is helpful but not required. Woodworkers can expect to learn techniques that will advance their skills and provide an exciting range of woodworking options. Some of the topics to be covered in the class include: veneering styles, types of veneer and substrates, veneer cutting, arranging, types of glues used, and various veneer matches. The class will include: hands-on matching, cutting, taping and gluing veneers and inlays. Included in the class price is Woodworkers Guide to Veneering & Inlay by Jonathan Benson Woodcraft Item #838809
Tuition: $60
Tuition Notes: Summer Speical

Face-Frame Cabinet Construction -- CLS288
Instructor: Don Donley
Class Times: Saturday, August 01, 2015 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Size: 4
Description: One of the most common methods of building cabinets involves a face frame, which is an assembly of vertical and horizontal pieces of wood, typically 1 x 2’s. This face frame is attached to the front of the cabinet box (carcass) and the cabinet doors cover the openings in the face frame. Students will also be making a cabinet casing to match the face frame using specific joinery methods to assure solid construction. Students should be prepared for hands-on use of the miter saw, drill press, table saw, router, Kreg Jig, misc. clamps and forstner bits. Skills developed in this class will apply to many other woodworking projects. Students will be able to take the completed assembly home.
Tuition: $150
Tuition Notes: Save $25 Sign up for both Classes

Building A Base Cabinet - CLS174
Instructor: Don Donley
Class Times: Saturday, August 01, 2015 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Size: 4
Tools Required: None
Description: The class will start with a half sheet of plywood and cut all of the necessary parts and joinery for a small base cabinet.
Tuition: $150

Turn A Spinning Top - CLS366
Instructor: Kevin Bedgood
Class Times: Sunday, August 02, 2015 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Full Face Shield all other materials will be provided.
Description: A great class for someone interested in starting to turn wood. This class will cover basic lathe operation, safety, lathe tools and sharpening. You will make simple spinning tops that you can take home with you. After this class all students should be able to design and make their own spinning tops.
Tuition: $60
Tuition Notes: Sum

Five Board Bench - CLS393
Instructor: Bill Roberts
Class Times: Tuesday, August 04, 2015 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 4
Tools Required: Eye Protection
Description: Participants will build an approximately 4 ft long sitting bench using 5 boards. Students will use various power tools and hand tools in the class.
Tuition: $60
Tuition Notes: Summer Speical

Traditional Veneer - CLS054
Instructor: Larry Cuppett
Class Times: Thursday, August 06, 2015 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 4
Tools Required: N/A
Description: This class introduces and demonstrates how to select, flatten, balance, match, cut, lay and press veneers. Learn the different types of veneers as well as the characteristics of storage and proper tools for optimum success.
Tuition: $75

Hand Planes in the Workshop - CLS046
Instructor: Alan Garner
Class Times: Friday, August 07, 2015 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 4
Tools Required: None
Description: Learn how to select, restore, sharpen and use one of the most misunderstood tools in the shop. Various types of hand planes, uses, tuning, sharpening and care will be covered. Bring an old plane to fix up and take home sharp.
Tuition: $60
Tuition Notes: Summer Speical

Raised Panel Doors - CLS017
Instructor: Don Donley
Class Times: Saturday, August 08, 2015 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Size: 4
Tools Required: Eye and Hearing Protection
Description: Description: In this class, you’ll make two raised panel cabinet doors using red oak. In the process, you’ll discover how to properly select wood and compose grain to make a strong attractive door. You will also learn how to size the panel within its frame to accommodate wood’s seasonal movement, and how to size the overall door to suit a particular opening. The doors will be built using a table saw and router table, with a constant emphasis on safety. This class will give you the confidence you need for making raised panel doors in your own shop. By the end of the class, the student will have attached their cabinet doors to previously made face frames.
Tuition: $150
Tuition Notes: Save $25 Sign up for both Classes

Pen Turning a Cushion-Grip Click Pen -- CLS026
Instructor: Kevin Bedgood
Class Times: Sunday, August 09, 2015 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Full Face Mask Required – All Other Tools/Materials Provided
Description: Pen/Pencil Turning Projects Class description: You can make the great looking pens, ones that are as unique as those available in fine gift shops. Learn the tips and techniques that produce excellent results every time. You will be shown how to cut, drill, square the ends, turn, sand, apply a durable finish quickly and then assemble the parts. Soon you will be making pens for all your friends.
Tuition: $50
Tuition Notes: Summer Speical

Finishing with Milk Paint - CLS519
Instructor: Mike Galloway
Class Times: Tuesday, August 11, 2015 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: None
Description: During this lecture and demonstration, students will be introduced to the basics of applying milk paint finishes necessary for success with this unique finish. We will begin by discussing the differences of available milk paints and then proper handling and mixing of milk paint powder, including the necessary safety precautions. Next the class will learn the proper application of successive coats of milk paint and final top coat, focusing not only on application of each coat, but more importantly on the surface preparation and sanding required between coats. Practical top coats and their application will conclude the lecture including the use of crackle coat. Each step in the process will be illustrated by the instructor demonstrating the step live and passing around a piece previously completed.
Tuition: $50
Tuition Notes: Summer Speical

Tablesaw 101 - CLS280
Instructor: Woodcraft Staff
Class Times: Thursday, August 13, 2015 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Hearing and Eye Protection
Description: The class will cover the set up of your table saw and some of the basic operations such as ripping, crosscutting, using a tenoning jig, cutting dadoes and using a crosscut sled. A good get-to-know-your-saw class.
Tuition: $60
Tuition Notes: Summer Speical

How To Use Scrapers - CLS289
Instructor: Alan Garner
Class Times: Friday, August 14, 2015 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 4
Tools Required: Card Scraper
Description: Learn how to use one of the most misunderstood and yet useful hand tools available. Scrapers can be used to remove glue, smooth surfaces, dimension stock and feather in repairs. The class will cover the common card scraper, plus cabinet scrapers.
Tuition: $60
Tuition Notes: Summer Speical

Pyrography 101 -- CLS162
Instructor: Don Wilson
Class Times: Saturday, August 15, 2015 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 4
Tools Required: Safety Glasses
Description: Pyrography is the art of decorating wood with burn marks resulting from the controlled application of a heated object such woodburning pen or branding iron. In this basic class the student will learn to use the basic tools for artistic design on wood.
Tuition: $75
Tuition Notes: Summer Speical

Learn to Turn -- Spindle I -- CLS123
Instructor: Woodcraft Staff
Class Times: Sunday, August 16, 2015 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Full Face Shield all other materials will be provided.
Description: Cover basic lathe operation, safety, lathe tools, sharpening and five practice exercises. This is a must class for anyone who wants to learn the art of wood turning. You will make a small project to take home with you.
Tuition: $60

Dovetail Jig Class -- CLS109
Instructor: Mike Galloway
Class Times: Tuesday, August 18, 2015 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Size: 4
Tools Required: None
Description: Dovetail Jig In this class you learn about the anatomy of the dovetail jig and its application. The templates, router, router bits and guide bushings. A brief discussion about the various other dovetail jigs on the market. The dovetail jig we will use in the class is the Porter Cable 4200 series. Explain the dovetail types and their usage, such as through, half blind, variable space, sliding and box joints. We will discuss stock material and its layout for cutting dovetails. Also we will discuss the safety aspects of using the dovetail jig and its components.
Tuition: $50
Tuition Notes: Summer Speical

Scroll Saw - Making a Basket - CLS398
Instructor: Tim Gilman
Class Times: Thursday, August 20, 2015 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Size: 4
Tools Required: Eye Protection
Description: This is an interesting and challenging project The instructor has selected for this foray into the magic of scroll sawing, each student will be making a basket using basically one board. The instructor will walk you through all of the particulars and show you how to make a great basket that will be the source of many a "WOW" reaction.
Tuition: $60
Tuition Notes: Summer Speical

The Art of Bowl Turning -- CLS024
Instructor: Kevin Bedgood
Class Times: Sunday, August 23, 2015 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Full Face Shield all other materials will be provided.
Description: Students will practice the cuts appropriate for shaping and smoothing the inside and outside using a bowl gouge and a scraper. At the end of the class students should be able to turn a bowl on their own.
Tuition: $75

Spindle Turning II -- CLS270
Instructor: Kevin Bedgood
Class Times: Tuesday, August 25, 2015 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Full Face Mask Required – All Other Tools/Materials Provided
Description: This class is for those who want to expand their spindle turning skills that they learned in Spindle I. Students review and refine their use of the roughing gouge, parting tool, skew chisel, and spindle gouge. Techniques for copying a particular shape in turned wood will be introduced and demonstrated. Students design and turn a candlestick in walnut, and then copy their design. The matched pair of candlesticks, sanded and finished, goes home with the student. 
Tuition: $60
Tuition Notes: Summer Speical

Advanced Turned Lidded Box - CLS589
Instructor: Kevin Bedgood
Class Times: Thursday, August 27, 2015 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Saturday, August 29, 2015 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Full Face Mask Please bring your own tools. A ¼” (or smaller) spindle gouge is required
Description: In this class you will focus on turning small lidded boxes. This is a three level class, during the first period you will learn how to turn a miniature lidded box. This is a 3 hour session typically on a Thursday night and turning a lidded box and adapting to small turnings. The second session, typically a Saturday morning, you will turn a second miniature lidded box with a pedestal. The third session, typically Saturday afternoon, you will turn a miniature lidded box with a pedestal and finial on top. At the end of the class you will be able to turn miniature, decorative lidded boxes that will be great gift ideas.
Tuition: $195

Finishing with Milk Paint - CLS519
Instructor: Mike Galloway
Class Times: Friday, August 28, 2015 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: None
Description: During this lecture and demonstration, students will be introduced to the basics of applying milk paint finishes necessary for success with this unique finish. We will begin by discussing the differences of available milk paints and then proper handling and mixing of milk paint powder, including the necessary safety precautions. Next the class will learn the proper application of successive coats of milk paint and final top coat, focusing not only on application of each coat, but more importantly on the surface preparation and sanding required between coats. Practical top coats and their application will conclude the lecture including the use of crackle coat. Each step in the process will be illustrated by the instructor demonstrating the step live and passing around a piece previously completed.
Tuition: $50
Tuition Notes: Summer Speical

Pen Turning an Acrylic Pen -- CLS225
Instructor: Kevin Bedgood
Class Times: Sunday, August 30, 2015 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 6
Tools Required: Full Face Mask
Description: We will teach you the art of turning finely crafted Acrylic Pens. These pens are fast becoming favorites all across the country. In this class you will learn the proper techniques for turning, sanding, polishing and assembly. You will leave the class with a beautiful pen in the color combination you select.
Tuition: $50
Tuition Notes: Summer Speical