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Phone:
(610) 351-2966
Fax:
(610) 351-3211
Email:
allentown@woodcraft.com

Parkway Shopping Center
1543 Lehigh Street
Allentown, PA 18103

Hours of Operation

sunday 12 PM - 5 PM
monday 9 AM - 7 PM
tuesday 9 AM - 7 PM
wednesday 9 AM - 7 PM
thursday 9 AM - 9 PM
friday 9 AM - 7 PM
saturday 9 AM - 6 PM

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Classes


Router 101 -- CLS172

Tuesday, May 2, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Neil Brown
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 0-4
Tools Required: None
Description: This Course will cover various aspects of using routers, the class will review the router and components, various bits, proper adjustment, operation and safety of the router.
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: $75.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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A.M. Intermediate 7-Class Turning Course (Class 1/7) -- CLS272

Wednesday, May 3, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Ed Youtz
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Full Face Shield
Description: This is a course for those who have had the Beginners 7-Class Wood Turning Course. We will review and improve the student's skills in spindle and bowl turning with special attention to tool making, sanding and finishing, natural edge bowls, goblets, and small hollow forms. Additional topics will be included to meet the needs of each class.
Prerequisite: Beginners 7-Class Turning Course
Tuition: $350.00
Tuition Notes: (for 7 classes)

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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P.M. Intermediate 7-Class Turning Course (Class 1/7) -- CLS272

Wednesday, May 3, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Ed Youtz
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Full Face Shield
Description: This is a course for those who have had the Beginners 7-Class Wood Turning Course. We will review and improve the student's skills in spindle and bowl turning with special attention to tool making, sanding and finishing, natural edge bowls, goblets, and small hollow forms. Additional topics will be included to meet the needs of each class.
Prerequisite: Beginners 7-Class Turning Course
Tuition: $350.00
Tuition Notes: (for 7 classes)

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Table Saw 101 -- CLS280

Thursday, May 4, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Neil Brown
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: N/A
Description: Table Saw 101 introduces you to basic table saw operation and safety. The class will review the types of table saws, table saw anatomy, how to maintain and tune your saw, proper cross cutting and ripping techniques. This is a hands-on class with proper operation and safety as the main topic.
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: $75.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Make a Rolling Patio/Utility Table -- CLS658

Saturday, May 6, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Gary Schnell
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 0-4
Tools Required:
Description: You will make a very functional table that can be used for a variety of purposes, such as a patio table, a table on which to work with plants, or a general use table. The table has a top of 48" by 18" and is 35" high. It has a lower shelf and locking casters. During construction, you will use a table saw and band saw. You also will use a Kreg jig and screws to secure the boards of the tabletop together, as well as to join it with the frame of the table. Heavy duty Kreg screws also will be used in the basic construction. A router will be used to round some of the edges and a sander to smooth the tabletop. Locking wheels will complete the table. At the end of the session, you will take home a highly functional table that is ready to stain and finish if you wish.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $120.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Pen Turning a European Pen -- CLS026

Sunday, May 7, 1 PM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Gary Schnell
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Face Mask Required – All other tools/materials provided
Description: You too can make the great looking pens. 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. Learn the fundamentals of creating a pen from wood selection, tool selection and proper lathe techniques to finishing. Soon you will be making pens for all your friends
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: $75.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Introduction to CNC - CLS633

Monday, May 8, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Neil Brown
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: none
Description: This is a introductory course to CNC. Students will learn the basic components of a CNC machine and fundamentals of how to design and machine a simple sign.
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: $85.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Bandsaw 101

Tuesday, May 9, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Neil Brown
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: N/A
Description: This beginning bandsaw class will teach you the proper operation of the bandsaw, and when finished, you will have three beautifully laminated cutting boards. This class also reviews the use of epoxy to quickly laminate boards.
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: $75.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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A.M. Intermediate 7-Class Turning Course (Class 2/7) -- CLS272

Wednesday, May 10, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Ed Youtz
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Full Face Shield
Description: This is a course for those who have had the Beginners 7-Class Wood Turning Course. We will review and improve the student's skills in spindle and bowl turning with special attention to tool making, sanding and finishing, natural edge bowls, goblets, and small hollow forms. Additional topics will be included to meet the needs of each class.
Prerequisite: Beginners 7-Class Turning Course
Tuition: $350.00
Tuition Notes: (for 7 classes)

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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P.M. Intermediate 7-Class Turning Course (Class 2/7) -- CLS272

Wednesday, May 10, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Ed Youtz
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Full Face Shield
Description: This is a course for those who have had the Beginners 7-Class Wood Turning Course. We will review and improve the student's skills in spindle and bowl turning with special attention to tool making, sanding and finishing, natural edge bowls, goblets, and small hollow forms. Additional topics will be included to meet the needs of each class.
Prerequisite: Beginners 7-Class Turning Course
Tuition: $350.00
Tuition Notes: (for 7 classes)

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Veneering and Inlay - CLS584

Thursday, May 11, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Neil Brown
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Safety Glasses
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
Prerequisite: Basic Woodworking
Tuition: $75.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Working with VCarve, Session I -- CLS636

Friday, May 12, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Neil Brown
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Laptop Computer
Description: This is a introductory course to VCarve software used for designing projects for CNC. Students will learn the fundamentals of creating and machining a project on CNC.
Prerequisite: Intro to CNC
Tuition: $85.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Face-Frame Cabinet Construction -- CLS288

Saturday, May 13, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Neil Brown
Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Size: 0-4
Tools Required: None
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.
Prerequisite: Basic Woodworking skills
Tuition: $150.00
Tuition Notes: Save $25.00 when you sign up & pay for this and the Cathedral Arch Raised Panel Doors class.

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Turn a Wall Street II Pen & Letter Opener -- CLS026

Sunday, May 14, 1 PM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Gary Schnell
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Full Face Shield
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.
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: $75.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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A.M. Intermediate 7-Class Turning Course (Class 3/7) -- CLS272

Wednesday, May 17, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Ed Youtz
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Full Face Shield
Description: This is a course for those who have had the Beginners 7-Class Wood Turning Course. We will review and improve the student's skills in spindle and bowl turning with special attention to tool making, sanding and finishing, natural edge bowls, goblets, and small hollow forms. Additional topics will be included to meet the needs of each class.
Prerequisite: Beginners 7-Class Turning Course
Tuition: $350.00
Tuition Notes: (for 7 classes)

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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P.M. Intermediate 7-Class Turning Course (Class 3/7) -- CLS272

Wednesday, May 17, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Ed Youtz
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Full Face Shield
Description: This is a course for those who have had the Beginners 7-Class Wood Turning Course. We will review and improve the student's skills in spindle and bowl turning with special attention to tool making, sanding and finishing, natural edge bowls, goblets, and small hollow forms. Additional topics will be included to meet the needs of each class.
Prerequisite: Beginners 7-Class Turning Course
Tuition: $350.00
Tuition Notes: (for 7 classes)

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Making a Skinner Knife -- CLS345

Thursday, May 18, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Barry Kroft
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required:
Description: In this class, you'll make a skinner knife from a blank. The class includes wood resawing, blank shaping, knife assembly, and finishing. This class is an excellent introduction to skills needed when making a variety of different types of knives.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $75.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Working with VCarve, Session II -- CLS637

Friday, May 19, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Neil Brown
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Laptop Computer
Description: This is the 2nd class in the series and will advance the skill level of the student to use VCarve software. In this class the student will learn how to use layers, import files, edit vectors, manipulate text and combine multiple toolpaths into one file. The student will design and carve a picture.
Prerequisite: Working with VCarve Session I
Tuition: $85.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Cathedral-Arch Panel Cabinet Doors -- CLS017

Saturday, May 20, 9:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Neil Brown
Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Size: 0-4
Tools Required: None
Description: You will make two cathedral arch raised panel cabinet doors. This configuration of raised panel doors will include a fixture (template) that will allow you to add decorative arches to the door. You will also learn how to size the panel within its frame to accommodate wood’s seasonal movement. The doors will be built using a band saw, templates, 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.
Prerequisite: Basic Woodworking Knowledge
Tuition: $125.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Pen Turning an Acrylic Pen -- CLS225

Sunday, May 21, 1 PM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Gary Schnell
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: 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.
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: $75.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Working with VCarve, Session III -- CLS638

Monday, May 22, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Neil Brown
Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Laptop Computer
Description: This is the 3rd class in the series and will advance the skill level of the student to use VCarve software. In this class the student will learn how to use Transform Function, dimension work, use guidelines, use Tabs, design and machine a gear.
Prerequisite: Working with VCarve Session II
Tuition: $85.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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A.M. Intermediate 7-Class Turning Course (Class 4/7) -- CLS272

Wednesday, May 24, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Ed Youtz
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Full Face Shield
Description: This is a course for those who have had the Beginners 7-Class Wood Turning Course. We will review and improve the student's skills in spindle and bowl turning with special attention to tool making, sanding and finishing, natural edge bowls, goblets, and small hollow forms. Additional topics will be included to meet the needs of each class.
Prerequisite: Beginners 7-Class Turning Course
Tuition: $350.00
Tuition Notes: (for 7 classes)

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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P.M. Intermediate 7-Class Turning Course (Class 4/7) -- CLS272

Wednesday, May 24, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Ed Youtz
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Full Face Shield
Description: This is a course for those who have had the Beginners 7-Class Wood Turning Course. We will review and improve the student's skills in spindle and bowl turning with special attention to tool making, sanding and finishing, natural edge bowls, goblets, and small hollow forms. Additional topics will be included to meet the needs of each class.
Prerequisite: Beginners 7-Class Turning Course
Tuition: $350.00
Tuition Notes: (for 7 classes)

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Making a Bowl Using a Router -- CLS516

Thursday, May 25, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Leeann Behler
Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Size: 0-4
Tools Required: None
Description: Learn to make a wooden bowl without a lathe. Using a router and router bits, you can make a wooden bowl. You will learn the process of making a bowl using a router, special router bits and a template. You will learn the process of creating uniquely shaped bowls. Bowl shapes you can't make on a lathe.
Prerequisite: Router 101
Tuition: $75.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Working with VCarve, Session IV -- CLS639

Friday, May 26, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Neil Brown
Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Laptop Computer
Description: This is the 4th class in the series and will advance the skill level of the student to use VCarve software. In this class the student will learn how to use design 3D project, import 3D objects, manipulate 3D objects, create a toolpath and machine a 3D model.
Prerequisite: Working with VCarve Session III
Tuition: $85.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Learn to Turn -- Full Day of Turning -- CLS146

Saturday, May 27, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Gary Schnell
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 0-5
Tools Required: Full Face Mask
Description: This class is designed for a full day of turning. In the morning you turn a Pen and the afternoon you turn a bowl. Pen Turning 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. You start with a raw piece of wood, a pen kit with hardware, a Mini Lathe, and by the end of class you have a beautiful, functional piece of woodworking that you did yourself. Learn the fundamentals of creating a pen from wood selection, tool selection and proper lathe techniques to finishing. Soon you will be making pens for all your friends. Bowl Turning Description: Each student will turn a bowl. Blanks will be mounted and the outside shaped including a tenon. The blank will be reversed and held in a chuck while the inside is hollowed and smoot
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: $125.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Pen Turning a Slim-Line Pen and Pencil -- CLS026

Sunday, May 28, 1 PM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Gary Schnell
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Face Mask - All Other Tools and Material will be provided.
Description: You too can make the great looking pens. 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. Learn the fundamentals of creating a pen from wood selection, tool selection and proper lathe techniques to finishing. Soon you will be making pens for all your friends.
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: $75.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Hand-Cut Dovetails -- CLS416

Tuesday, May 30, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Ken Bangham
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 0-4
Tools Required: None
Description: Cutting dovetails using hand tools is a very satisfying process. Dovetails are the strongest mechanical joint in woodworking and very pleasing to the eye. Learn the process of cutting perfectly fitting joints. Learn how to prepare your stock, layout for the cuts and the tools to use.
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: $100.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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A.M. Intermediate 7-Class Turning Course (Class 5/7) -- CLS272

Wednesday, May 31, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Ed Youtz
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Full Face Shield
Description: This is a course for those who have had the Beginners 7-Class Wood Turning Course. We will review and improve the student's skills in spindle and bowl turning with special attention to tool making, sanding and finishing, natural edge bowls, goblets, and small hollow forms. Additional topics will be included to meet the needs of each class.
Prerequisite: Beginners 7-Class Turning Course
Tuition: $350.00
Tuition Notes: (for 7 classes)

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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P.M. Intermediate 7-Class Turning Course (Class 5/7) -- CLS272

Wednesday, May 31, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Ed Youtz
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Full Face Shield
Description: This is a course for those who have had the Beginners 7-Class Wood Turning Course. We will review and improve the student's skills in spindle and bowl turning with special attention to tool making, sanding and finishing, natural edge bowls, goblets, and small hollow forms. Additional topics will be included to meet the needs of each class.
Prerequisite: Beginners 7-Class Turning Course
Tuition: $350.00
Tuition Notes: (for 7 classes)

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Introduction to CNC - CLS633

Monday, June 5, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Neil Brown
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: none
Description: This is a introductory course to CNC. Students will learn the basic components of a CNC machine and fundamentals of how to design and machine a simple sign.
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: $85.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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A.M. Intermediate 7-Class Turning Course (Class 6/7) -- CLS272

Wednesday, June 7, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Ed Youtz
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Full Face Shield
Description: This is a course for those who have had the Beginners 7-Class Wood Turning Course. We will review and improve the student's skills in spindle and bowl turning with special attention to tool making, sanding and finishing, natural edge bowls, goblets, and small hollow forms. Additional topics will be included to meet the needs of each class.
Prerequisite: Beginners 7-Class Turning Course
Tuition: $350.00
Tuition Notes: (for 7 classes)

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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P.M. Intermediate 7-Class Turning Course (Class 6/7) -- CLS272

Wednesday, June 7, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Ed Youtz
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Full Face Shield
Description: This is a course for those who have had the Beginners 7-Class Wood Turning Course. We will review and improve the student's skills in spindle and bowl turning with special attention to tool making, sanding and finishing, natural edge bowls, goblets, and small hollow forms. Additional topics will be included to meet the needs of each class.
Prerequisite: Beginners 7-Class Turning Course
Tuition: $350.00
Tuition Notes: (for 7 classes)

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Working with VCarve, Session I -- CLS636

Friday, June 9, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Neil Brown
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Laptop Computer
Description: This is a introductory course to VCarve software used for designing projects for CNC. Students will learn the fundamentals of creating and machining a project on CNC.
Prerequisite: Intro to CNC
Tuition: $85.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Base Cabinet & Drawer Construction -- CLS231

Saturday, June 10, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Neil Brown
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 0-4
Tools Required: None
Description: This class will teach the proper sizing of base cabinets, face frame construction, drawer construction and installation. The skills learned in this class will be Kreg Pocket Hole and Dado & Rabbet Joinery, installation of cabinet top using various methods. Tools to be used are Kreg System, routers, jointer, and table saw. A CABINET TOP IS OPTIONAL AND WILL BE AN ADDITIONAL $100.00 (Butcher Block Top)
Prerequisite: Face Frame Cabinet Construction
Tuition: $150.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Working with VCarve, Session II -- CLS637

Monday, June 12, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Neil Brown
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Laptop Computer
Description: This is the 2nd class in the series and will advance the skill level of the student to use VCarve software. In this class the student will learn how to use layers, import files, edit vectors, manipulate text and combine multiple toolpaths into one file. The student will design and carve a picture.
Prerequisite: Working with VCarve Session I
Tuition: $85.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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A.M. Intermediate 7-Class Turning Course (Class 7/7) -- CLS272

Wednesday, June 14, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Ed Youtz
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Full Face Shield
Description: This is a course for those who have had the Beginners 7-Class Wood Turning Course. We will review and improve the student's skills in spindle and bowl turning with special attention to tool making, sanding and finishing, natural edge bowls, goblets, and small hollow forms. Additional topics will be included to meet the needs of each class.
Prerequisite: Beginners 7-Class Turning Course
Tuition: $350.00
Tuition Notes: (for 7 classes)

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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P.M. Intermediate 7-Class Turning Course (Class 7/7) -- CLS272

Wednesday, June 14, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Ed Youtz
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Full Face Shield
Description: This is a course for those who have had the Beginners 7-Class Wood Turning Course. We will review and improve the student's skills in spindle and bowl turning with special attention to tool making, sanding and finishing, natural edge bowls, goblets, and small hollow forms. Additional topics will be included to meet the needs of each class.
Prerequisite: Beginners 7-Class Turning Course
Tuition: $350.00
Tuition Notes: (for 7 classes)

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Working with VCarve, Session III -- CLS638

Friday, June 16, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Neil Brown
Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Laptop Computer
Description: This is the 3rd class in the series and will advance the skill level of the student to use VCarve software. In this class the student will learn how to use Transform Function, dimension work, use guidelines, use Tabs, design and machine a gear.
Prerequisite: Working with VCarve Session II
Tuition: $85.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Working with VCarve, Session IV -- CLS639

Friday, June 23, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Neil Brown
Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Laptop Computer
Description: This is the 4th class in the series and will advance the skill level of the student to use VCarve software. In this class the student will learn how to use design 3D project, import 3D objects, manipulate 3D objects, create a toolpath and machine a 3D model.
Prerequisite: Working with VCarve Session III
Tuition: $85.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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European Cabinet Class -- CLS390

Saturday, July 8, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Neil Brown
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 0-4
Tools Required: None
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.
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: $150.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Face-Frame Cabinet Construction -- CLS288

Saturday, August 12, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Neil Brown
Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Size: 0-4
Tools Required: None
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.
Prerequisite: Basic Woodworking skills
Tuition: $150.00
Tuition Notes: Save $25.00 when you sign up & pay for this and the Cathedral Arch Raised Panel Doors class.

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Cathedral-Arch Panel Cabinet Doors -- CLS017

Saturday, August 19, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Neil Brown
Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Size: 0-4
Tools Required: None
Description: You will make two cathedral arch raised panel cabinet doors. This configuration of raised panel doors will include a fixture (template) that will allow you to add decorative arches to the door. You will also learn how to size the panel within its frame to accommodate wood’s seasonal movement. The doors will be built using a band saw, templates, 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.
Prerequisite: Basic Woodworking Knowledge
Tuition: $125.00
Tuition Notes:

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Base Cabinet & Drawer Construction -- CLS231

Saturday, September 9, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Neil Brown
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 0-4
Tools Required: None
Description: This class will teach the proper sizing of base cabinets, face frame construction, drawer construction and installation. The skills learned in this class will be Kreg Pocket Hole and Dado & Rabbet Joinery, installation of cabinet top using various methods. Tools to be used are Kreg System, routers, jointer, and table saw. A CABINET TOP IS OPTIONAL AND WILL BE AN ADDITIONAL $100.00 (Butcher Block Top)
Prerequisite: Face Frame Cabinet Construction
Tuition: $150.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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European Cabinet Class -- CLS390

Saturday, October 14, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Neil Brown
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 0-4
Tools Required: None
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.
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: $150.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Face-Frame Cabinet Construction -- CLS288

Saturday, November 11, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Neil Brown
Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Size: 0-4
Tools Required: None
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.
Prerequisite: Basic Woodworking skills
Tuition: $150.00
Tuition Notes: Save $25.00 when you sign up & pay for this and the Cathedral Arch Raised Panel Doors class.

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Cathedral-Arch Panel Cabinet Doors -- CLS017

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

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Neil Brown
Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Size: 0-4
Tools Required: None
Description: You will make two cathedral arch raised panel cabinet doors. This configuration of raised panel doors will include a fixture (template) that will allow you to add decorative arches to the door. You will also learn how to size the panel within its frame to accommodate wood’s seasonal movement. The doors will be built using a band saw, templates, 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.
Prerequisite: Basic Woodworking Knowledge
Tuition: $125.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Base Cabinet & Drawer Construction -- CLS231

Saturday, December 9, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Neil Brown
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 0-4
Tools Required: None
Description: This class will teach the proper sizing of base cabinets, face frame construction, drawer construction and installation. The skills learned in this class will be Kreg Pocket Hole and Dado & Rabbet Joinery, installation of cabinet top using various methods. Tools to be used are Kreg System, routers, jointer, and table saw. A CABINET TOP IS OPTIONAL AND WILL BE AN ADDITIONAL $100.00 (Butcher Block Top)
Prerequisite: Face Frame Cabinet Construction
Tuition: $150.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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