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$95.00

All Levels

Woodworking Fundamentals

Part 1: Thursday, February 8, 6 PM - 9 PM

Part 2: Thursday, February 15, 6 PM - 9 PM

Part 3: Thursday, February 22, 6 PM - 9 PM

During this 3-part class, participants will learn how to use a table saw, jointer, thickness planer and mitersaw while making a laminated cutting board. Hard maple and cherry will be used for the laminations. Limited use of a router table may also be involved.

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$95.00

Beginner/Intermediate

Introduction To Bowl Turning

Saturday, February 24, 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Students should have taken Introduction to Woodturning - and spend enough time turning to be comfortable with a lathe and turning tools. Bring a face shield if you have one. We will cover face grain turning safety, grain orientatin, mounting methods, tool selection and tool sharpening.

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$95.00

All Levels

Woodworking Fundamentals

Part 1: Monday, March 4, 6 PM - 9 PM

Part 2: Monday, March 11, 6 PM - 9 PM

Part 3: Monday, March 18, 6 PM - 9 PM

During this 3-part class, participants will learn how to use a table saw, jointer, thickness planer and mitersaw while making a laminated cutting board. Hard maple and cherry will be used for the laminations. Limited use of a router table may also be involved.

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$95.00

All Levels

Woodworking Fundamentals

Part 1: Tuesday, March 5, 6 PM - 9 PM

Part 2: Wednesday, March 6, 6 PM - 9 PM

Part 3: Thursday, March 7, 6 PM - 9 PM

During this 3-part class, participants will learn how to use a table saw, jointer, thickness planer and mitersaw while making a laminated cutting board. Hard maple and cherry will be used for the laminations. Limited use of a router may also be involved.

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$75.00

Intermediate

Making a Scroll Saw Basket

Saturday, March 9, 10 AM - 3 PM

This is an intermediate call where you should have experience on the scroll saw. You will cut this basket from a single piece of wood. By flipping each of the 7 layers end over end, a pleasing open weave pattern basket will be created.

$95.00

Beginner

Introduction To Woodturning

Sunday, March 10, 10:30 AM - 4 PM

Get to know and understand turning safety, the lathe and its attachments, tuning tools, wood grain orientation and its significance. The basics of tool sharpening will be covered as you get the feel of the tools and make beads/coves and chips. This is a fun class to get the fundamentals of spindle work and is a required class to proceed on to Introduction to Bowl Turning.

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$60.00

Beginner/Intermediate

Layered Bunny Candy Dish

Tuesday, March 12, 5:30 PM - 9 PM

Create a small candy dish with a twist! You will scroll out each ring of the dish at a slight angle. When all rings are cut you can push on each ring to create the bowl. The dish measures five inches by five inches and should be about two inches deep when each ring is extended. This is an easy to medium difficulty pattern and you should have some experience with the scroll saw.

$60.00

All Levels

Router 101

Thursday, March 21, 6 PM - 9 PM

Familiarize yourself with the router and router components. Review various router bits and appropriate applications of each. Be introduced to operation and adjustment of the router as well as maintenance and repair of both routers and router bits. Participate in Routing an edge profile, a dado, a rabbet, and a groove.

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$95.00

ALL

Introduction To Bowl Turning

Saturday, March 23, 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Students should have taken Introduction to Woodturning - and spend enough time turning to be comfortable with a lathe and turning tools. Bring a face shield if you have one. We will cover face grain turning safety, grain orientatin, mounting methods, tool selection and tool sharpening.

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$75.00

All Levels

Sharpening Woodturning (Lathe) Tools

Saturday, March 30, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Learn the fundamentals of sharpening lathe tools to increase your success at woodturning. This class will cover grinding wheel selection, grinding technique, and proper setup and use of the popular Oneway Wolverine grinding system. Correct shapes and angles for roughing, bowl and spindle gouges including the fingernail and Irish grind will be covered. The techniques for sharpening parting tools, skews and scrapers are included.

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$95.00

All Levels

Woodworking Fundamentals

Part 1: Tuesday, April 2, 6 PM - 9 PM

Part 2: Wednesday, April 3, 6 PM - 9 PM

Part 3: Thursday, April 4, 6 PM - 9 PM

During this 3-part class, participants will learn how to use a table saw, jointer, thickness planer and mitersaw while making a laminated cutting board. Hard maple and cherry will be used for the laminations. Limited use of a router may also be involved.

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$95.00

Beginner

Introduction To Woodturning

Saturday, April 6, 10 AM - 4 PM

Get to know and understand turning safety, the lathe and its attachments, tuning tools, wood grain orientation and its significance. The basics of tool sharpening will be covered as you get the feel of the tools and make beads/coves and chips. This is a fun class to get the fundamentals of spindle work and is a required class to proceed on to Introduction to Bowl Turning.

$60.00

All Levels

Pen Turning

Sunday, April 7, 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Make a beautiful Wall Street II Pen from a wood blank of your choice. Ron will cover the steps from beginning to end.

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$80.00

Intermediate/Advanced

Inlay Coasters

Sunday, April 14, 10:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Using four contrasting wood species you will create a set of four coasters. The coasters measure four inches in diameter. Cutting 24 wedges and assembling them on a backer board in a random pattern will yield four coasters that are all different in appearance and beautiful. This is a complex project, and you should be comfortable using the scroll saw as the cuts being made need to be precise.

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$400.00

All Levels

3D Stair Step Cutting Board Class:

Tuesday, April 23, 9:30 AM - 5 PM

Make a 3D Stair Step Cutting Board: This is a great opportunity to create your own stunning 3D Stair Step Cutting Board with the master himself, Alex Snodgrass. Using only three different woods – maple, cherry, and walnut – Alex will show each student how to make a 3D Stair Step Cutting Board that will really impress your family and friends. During the class, Alex will answer all of your questions about bandsaws, while covering basic topics such as bandsaw mechanics, tuning a bandsaw, and making perfect straight or angled cuts. Alex will also cover topics including glue-up techniques, how to plane and will debunk some common bandsaw myths. By the end of the class, each student will have a fantastic 3D Stair Step Cutting Board made with their own hands! This class is designed for woodworkers of all skill levels. From the beginner to the advanced woodworker, every student will leave the class with a 3D Stair Step Cutting Board and a smile on their face. Register today – only 10 seats available!

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$95.00

All Levels

Woodworking Fundamentals

Part 1: Tuesday, April 23, 6 PM - 8:30 PM

Part 2: Wednesday, April 24, 6 PM - 8:30 PM

Part 3: Thursday, April 25, 6 PM - 8:30 PM

During this 3-part class, participants will learn how to use a table saw, jointer, thickness planer and mitersaw while making a laminated cutting board. Hard maple and cherry will be used for the laminations. Limited use of a router may also be involved.

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$125.00

Intermediate

Hand Cut Dove Tails

Saturday, April 27, 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Elevate your woodworking by learning to cut the pinnacle of woodworking joints, the hand cut Dovetail. Hand cut dovetail joints are strong, beautiful and can differentiate your work from the run of the mill. The dovetail joint is not that difficult to execute once someone shows your how. In this hands-on class you will learn how to do layout and marking, sawing and chopping, and paring to you lines for a good fit. The class will cover both through and half-blind dovetails. This class is hands-on, so bring a dovetail saw, pencil, marking gauges, sliding T bevel, combination square, a set of sharp bench chisels and a mallet. If your chisels are not sharp consider taking the Hand Tools Sharpening class taught at Woodcraft. If you don't own all of these tools yet, bring what you have and borrow the rest in class. Some examples of each tools that are available at Woodcraft : 15337 Veritas Fine Cut Dovetail Saw; 154323 WoodRiver Chisel set; 13T41 Mallet; 154340 WoodRiver Wheel Marking Gauge; 154000 WoodRiver Bevel Gauge; 154239 WoodRiver Combination Square

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$95.00

Beginner/Intermediate

Multi-axis Turning

Sunday, April 28, 10 AM - 4 PM

Use your lathe to create unique shapes with multi-axis turning using parallel and twisted axes. Examples include: candle sticks, bowls with handles, salt and pepper grinders.

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$120.00

All Levels

Woodworking Fundamentals

Part 1: Thursday, May 2, 6 PM - 9 PM

Part 2: Thursday, May 9, 6 PM - 9 PM

Part 3: Thursday, May 16, 6 PM - 9 PM

During this 3-part class, participants will learn how to use a table saw, jointer, thickness planer and mitersaw while making a laminated cutting board. Hard maple and cherry will be used for the laminations. Limited use of a router may also be involved.

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$10.00

Beginner

Make Mom a Gift

Part 1: Saturday, May 4, 9:30 AM - 11 AM

Part 2: Saturday, May 4, 11:30 AM - 1 PM

Part 3: Saturday, May 4, 1:30 PM - 3 PM

Part 4: Saturday, May 4, 3:30 PM - 5 PM

Bring your children or grandchildren to a special Mother’s Day creation event at Woodcraft! They will have a choice of designing and making; a cheese board, some coasters, or a centerpiece . No cutting, hammering or other tools will be required. Woodcraft will provide 1-inch diamonds that when fitted together, will form a pattern. Please see the accompanying photos for some design suggestions. You will use 4 different contrasting wood species for this project. Come and have fun with your kids and help them put together a quality gift for Mom or Grandma.

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$100.00

Intermediate

Turn a Lidded Box

Saturday, May 18, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Let Marv lead you though the creation of a lidded box from a blank selection, mounting, turning and hollowing, lid fitting to finishing.

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$125.00

All Levels

Wood Finishing

Saturday, May 25, 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

If applying a finish to your woodworking projects is a chore, a nightmare or simply confusing, this class will help you take control of the process. Learn what you need to know to pop the grain on figured woods and how to select the best finish for the particular needs of your project. Get the results you want with the proper surface preparation, the correct combination of finishing products, and use of the correct application techniques and tools for the job. Topics include: Properties and the finishing characteristics of wood species. Surface preparation and dealing with defects, Coloring wood with dyes, stains and toners, Selecting top coats and the characteristics of each, Application tools including brushing and spray gun basics, and Finishing the finish

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$100.00

Beginner

Introduction To Woodturning

Sunday, May 26, 10:30 AM - 4 PM

Get to know and understand turning safety, the lathe and its attachments, tuning tools, wood grain orientation and its significance. The basics of tool sharpening will be covered as you get the feel of the tools and make beads/coves and chips. This is a fun class to get the fundamentals of spindle work and is a required class to proceed on to Introduction to Bowl Turning.

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$120.00

All Levels

Woodworking Fundamentals

Part 1: Tuesday, June 4, 6 PM - 9 PM

Part 2: Wednesday, June 5, 6 PM - 9 PM

Part 3: Thursday, June 6, 6 PM - 9 PM

During this 3-part class, participants will learn how to use a table saw, jointer, thickness planer and mitersaw while making a laminated cutting board. Hard maple and cherry will be used for the laminations. Limited use of a router may be involved.

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$100.00

Beginner

Introduction To Woodturning

Saturday, June 8, 10 AM - 4 PM

Get to know and understand turning safety, the lathe and its attachments, tuning tools, wood grain orientation and its significance. The basics of tool sharpening will be covered as you get the feel of the tools and make beads/coves and chips. This is a fun class to get the fundamentals of spindle work and is a required class to proceed on to Introduction to Bowl Turning.

$60.00

All Levels

Turn a Wall Street II Pen

Sunday, June 9, 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Make a beautiful Wall Street II Pen from a wood blank of your choice. Ron will cover the steps from beginning to end.

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$120.00

All Levels

Woodworking Fundamentals

Part 1: Wednesday, June 12, 6 PM - 9 PM

Part 2: Wednesday, June 19, 6 PM - 9 PM

Part 3: Wednesday, June 26, 6 PM - 9 PM

During this 3-part class, participants will learn how to use a table saw, jointer, thickness planer and mitersaw while making a laminated cutting board. Hard maple and cherry will be used for the laminations. Limited use of a router may also be involved.

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$60.00

All Levels

Make a Jig to Cut Perfect Diamonds

Sunday, June 16, 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM

You will create a jig to work on your table saw that will allow you to cut perfect diamond shapes. Due to miter slots on different brands of table saws having different distances from the blade, we will only create one jig in class to use and you will take your jig home to finish attaching the runner, customizing it to your table saw. Everyone will have the opportunity to use the classroom created jig to cut diamonds from different wood species, and glue them into trivets, coasters, or a center piece.

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All Levels

Festool Domino Demo

Friday, June 21, 10:30 AM - 12 AM

Joints made easy with the Domino, and other applications that make the Domino a versatile tool. Frame joints, mitered joints, and an easy method to attach a tabletop to a table base with the Domino and z-clips. Knock down connectors will also be demonstrated.

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$75.00

All Levels

Hand Tool Sharpening

Saturday, June 29, 9:30 AM - 12:30 AM

Learn what you need to know to quickly get razor sharp edges on your hand tools. In this hands-on class you will learn what is sharp, why we sharpen, how to sharpen and when to stop. The sharpening process can be applied across the many hand sharpening systems available today including water stones, diamond stones, oil stones or the scary sharp sandpaper system. This class will focus on sharpening plane irons and chisels. The skills learned can be applied to any cutting edge tool. Bring a dull chisel or plane blade to sharpen in class.