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18th Annual

Connecticut Valley School of Woodworking



Saturday, September 8th 

Come Celebrate CVSW as we celebrate our 18th year of great hands-on furniture making, woodturning, cabinetmaking, carving and more! 

Get in on the Fun

We will be demonstrating furniture making, woodturning, plane making,

guitar building, inlay, Japanese tools and more all day

More than 25 tables of antique tools for sale!!

Check out Lie Nielsen Handtools- 

The best handtools being made today!

Don’t miss our gallery of amazing student work!

 6 different antique Tool dealers
Check out the partial list of demonstrators/exhibitors:

CVSW Gallery of Student Work
Bob Van Dyke - School Director

Peter Follansbee - 17th century carving and furniture making

Mark Swanson - patternmaker- Lie-Nielsen Handtools

Bill Rittner - custom made replacement knobs and totes for handplanes

Andrew Hunter- Japanese tools and Japanese Woodworking Techniques

Michael Wheeler- Federal Style Inlays and Bandings . Tomorrow’s Antiques, Boston, MA

Mike South- Luthier- Windjammer Instruments

Charlie Watson & Frank Dorian -demonstrating antique handplanes

Dan Schwank - Red Rose Reproductions- custom handplanes

Will Neptune - CVSW Instructor

Mike Mascelli- Traditional Furniture Upholsterer

Matt Bickford - Custom Made Molding Planes -

Isaac Smith- Blackburn Tools
Tom Jannke - Broken Screw extractors "Un Screw ums"
Greg Massicotte - Behlen / Mohawk Finishing supplies

Warren Blessing - Mystic WoodCarvers

Central Connecticut Woodturners

Parkerville Woodworking - Manchester Ct Hardwood lumber dealer
Catharine Kennedy - custom engraved tools
Matt Cianci- "The Saw Doctor"
Mike Pekovich - Fine Woodworking Magazine

Windsor Historical Society

Webb Dean Stevens House, Wethersfield, CT

Cape Forge Tools

 David Heim - Sketch up

Antique Tool Dealers:

Jim Bode

Bob Garay - Vintage tools
Jim Taylor
Warren Charrette
Craig Jensen 
Dave Parkis







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All I can say is WOW!  Mike Mascelli is absolutely terrific!  

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I took the weekend woodturning class this weekend with Cory Anderson and just wanted to let you know how fabulous I thought he was.

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