This is a series of hands on furniture making classes that should be taken in succession as each project builds on skills learned in the previous classes.
This series is not a required prerequisite for other classes contained in this schedule.
A hands-on course that covers the basic concepts of woodworking and furniture making. This eight-session class is a combination of demonstrations and hands-on practice. General shop safety (with particular concentration on using the tablesaw) is emphasized. Students will utilize the skills, techniques and tools (both power and hand-tools) being taught in the class in the making of a walnut jewelry box. This project could also be used to store a variety of other personal items. Skills learned will provide a strong foundation for subsequent furniture-making classes. Class size is limited to 12 students. Tuition: $395.00 plus materials ($59.00)
Section 041717A: Monday Evenings, April 17 - June 12, 6:00pm – 9:30pm
Section 040517A: Wednesday Evenings, April 5 - May 24, 6:00pm - 9:30pm
(Note: Tim Spratlin is the instructor for these classes)
(This class is a required prerequisite for other classes in the "Fundamentals of Furniture-making" series (Woodworking II & III) and has always proven worthwhile to beginner and advanced students alike. IT IS NOT A PREREQUISITE FOR ANY OTHER CLASSES ON THE SCHEDULE)
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