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 Fall & Winter class schedule now available.

Instructor: Teri Masaschi 076t-t_teri_masaschi.jpg

079_teri_folding_table.jpgTeri's career in antique restoration, furniture building and furniture finishing began as a fourteen year old apprentice to a Fine Arts Dealer in Amherst, New Hampshire. There she learned the traditional methods for conserving and restoring valuable antiques along with learning to build furniture in the Queen Anne, Federal and Chippendale styles.

Teri was Product Manager for Woodworker's Supply Inc. where she was responsible for testing, acquiring and maintaining all of the finishing products in the national mail order catalog. Her responsibilities also included trouble-shooting problems for national customers and teaching store employees about the finishing products in the stores.080_teri_hope_chest.jpg She left Woodworker's Supply after six years to work at a high end finishing shop in Santa Fe, New Mexico in addition to doing her own custom work. She writes for Fine Woodworking Magazine and has taught finishing at The Center for Furniture Craftsmanship in Rockport, Maine and at The Santa Fe Community College.

Examples of Work:
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Testimonials

3/9/2014

Hi Bob,

Thank you for a great class. You are a natural born teacher. You made the material concise and easy to understand.

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3/17/2012

Matt,
Thanks for a great class today at the Connecticut Valley School of Woodworking.

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