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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
USA

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Hours of Operation

sunday 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
monday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
tuesday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
wednesday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
thursday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
friday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
saturday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Flat, Square & Straight-Joint/Plane/Saw - CLS163 with: Neil Brown
Beginner

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

Tools Required: Hearing And Eye Protection
Description: In order to get clean, tight-fitting joints in your woodworking projects, you must be able to accurately flatten, square, and true-up your boards before you even begin the joinery. In this class, you'll learn how the Jointer, Planer, and Tablesaw work together to help you accomplish this fundamental, but necessary task.
Tuition: $90.00

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The Art Of Plate Turning -- CLS268 with: Ed Youtz
Beginner/Intermediate

Thursday, June 24, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Introduction To Turning Or Spindle Turning I
Tools Required: Full Face Mask
Description: Learn how to turn basic plates. Turned plates or platters make attractive household ornaments. They show off the beauty of wood and make a great fruit or candy dish. You will be guided through mounting, designing, and finishing as you create your own small platter from an 8" blank.
Tuition: $90.00

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Working With VCarve, Session IV -- CLS639 with: Neil Brown
Intermediate

Friday, June 25, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Working With VCarve Session III
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.
Tuition: $100.00

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Cathedral-Arch Panel Cabinet Doors -- CLS017 with: Neil Brown
Intermediate

Saturday, June 26, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Prerequisite: Basic Woodworking Knowledge
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.
Tuition: $150.00

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Turn A Wall Street II Pen & Letter Opener -- CLS026 with: Gary Schnell
Beginner

Sunday, June 27, 1 PM - 4 PM

Tools Required: Full Face Shield
Description: You can make the great looking pens and pencils, 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 and pencils for all your friends.
Tuition: $90.00

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VCarve--Working With Inlays -- CLS699 with: Neil Brown
Intermediate

Monday, June 28, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: VCarve Sessions I-IV
Tools Required: Laptop Computer
Description: Want to take your CNC knowledge to the next level? Learn to enhance you CNC projects and signs with inlays using contrasting colors. In this class you will learn how to prepare your project for inlaying and creating the inlay to fit your project.
Tuition: $100.00

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Making A Skinner Knife -- CLS345 with: Leo Siefring
Beginner

Tuesday, June 29, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

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.
Tuition: $90.00

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CNC Stacked Text -- CLS657 with: Neil Brown
Intermediate/Advanced

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

Prerequisite: CNC Beginner's Sessions Or CNC Experience
Tools Required: Laptop Computer With Copy Of VCarve
Description: In this class you will learn other advanced functions and features found within VCarve/Aspire software. The majority of this class will be focusing on one of the uses for using Layers within VCarve/Aspire. How we can use Layers for creating your projects, the use of Layers within Toolpaths and the use of Layers as a Template. At the completion of this class you will be able create stacked text with various texts and sizes.
Tuition: $100.00

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Band Saw 101 -- CLS171 with: Neil Brown
Beginner

Thursday, July 1, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Description: This beginning band saw class will provide a hands-on approach to learning the anatomy of the bandsaw. Topics include instruction on the types of band saws, band saw blades and tuning procedures.
Tuition: $90.00

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Scroll Saw 101 -- CLS181 with: Leeann Behler
Beginner

Friday, July 2, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses
Description: In this course you will learn to identify the different types of scroll saws, the different types of blades and to understand what blade is used for different materials. You will learn the basic operating principles including, changing blade tension, and blade speed and table angle. You will also learn proper safety including basic shop safety, personal safety and safe procedures using the scroll saw. This is a hands on class where you will learn how to make different types of cuts and make some simple projects that you can take home.
Tuition: $90.00

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Introduction To CNC - CLS633 with: Neil Brown
Beginner

Saturday, July 3, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

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.
Tuition: $100.00

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Working With VCarve, Session I -- CLS636 with: Neil Brown
Beginner

Saturday, July 3, 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Prerequisite: Intro To CNC
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.
Tuition: $100.00

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Learn To Turn -- Spindle I -- CLS123 with: Ed Youtz
Beginner

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

Tools Required: Full Face Mask
Description: Cover basic lathe operation, safety, introduction to the use of the roughing gouge, parting tool, spindle gouge and practice exercises. This is a must class for anyone who wants to learn the art of wood turning.
Tuition: $90.00

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Dovetail Jig Class -- CLS109 with: Neil Brown
Beginner

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

Prerequisite: Router 101 Or Some Router Experience
Description: Dovetail Jig In this class you learn about the anatomy of the dovetail jig and its application. The templates, router, router bits and guide bushings. A brief discussion about the various other dovetail jigs on the market. The dovetail jig we will use in the class is the Porter Cable 4200 series. Explain the dovetail types and their usage, such as through, half blind, variable space, sliding and box joints. We will discuss stock material and its layout for cutting dovetails. Also we will discuss the safety aspects of using the dovetail jig and its components.
Tuition: $100.00

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Working With VCarve, Session II -- CLS637 with: Neil Brown
Beginner/Intermediate

Saturday, July 10, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Prerequisite: Working With VCarve Session I
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.
Tuition: $100.00

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Working With VCarve, Session III -- CLS638 with: Neil Brown
Intermediate

Saturday, July 10, 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Prerequisite: Working With VCarve Session II
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.
Tuition: $100.00

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Working With VCarve, Session IV -- CLS639 with: Neil Brown
Intermediate

Sunday, July 11, 1 PM - 4 PM

Prerequisite: Working With VCarve Session III
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.
Tuition: $100.00

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Box Making - W/ Incra IBox Jig - CLS634 with: Tom Amy
Beginner/Intermediate

Tuesday, July 13, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Basic Woodworking Or Tablesaw Basics
Tools Required: Hearing And Eye Protection
Description: Learn to make decorative, jointed boxes using the Incra IBox Jig. Set up and box construction will be done on the Tablesaw.
Tuition: $100.00

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7 Week Class Woodturning Course (1 Of 7)-- CLS271 with: Ed Youtz
Beginner

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

Prerequisite: Completing Spindle I, Introduction To Woodturning
Tools Required: Face Shield
Description: This course follows SPINDLE I and will turn the beginner into a safe, experienced, wood turner. The seven 3-hour classes build the student's understanding and skill through practice on beads and coves, tool sharpening, eggs, matched multiples, a cup and lidded box, plate, and bowls. Weekly projects go home with the student and the method of instruction is demonstration and coaching.
Tuition: $375.00

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VCarve-Working With Inlays -- CLS699 with: Neil Brown
Intermediate

Saturday, July 17, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Prerequisite: VCarve Sessions I-IV
Tools Required: Laptop Computer
Description: Want to take your CNC knowledge to the next level? Learn to enhance you CNC projects and signs with inlays using contrasting colors. In this class you will learn how to prepare your project for inlaying and creating the inlay to fit your project.
Tuition: $100.00

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Pen Turning An Attraction Magnetic Pen -- CLS026 with: Michael Iverson
Beginner

Sunday, July 18, 1 PM - 4 PM

Tools Required: Full Face Mask Required – All Other Tools/Materials Provided
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.
Tuition: $90.00

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Resin Casting For Woodturning -- CLS0994 with: Vincent Costa
Beginner/Intermediate

Tuesday, July 20, 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Prerequisite: Basic Woodturning Experience
Tools Required: Full Face Shield All Other Materials Will Be Provided.
Description: In this class you will prepare stock, prepare a casting mold and turn to a finished project. Preparing stock consist of cutting and/or sanding stock to fit into your casting mold. Prepare the casting mold consist of assembling, sealing and coating the mold to accept the casting resin. The prepared stock and mold will be placed into a pressure pot with the required pressure for a duration of time. Once the project is removed from the pressure pot, you will prepare it for mounting onto the lathe and then turned to a completed project. The project will be sanded to a finished grit, parted off the lathe and then polished to a glossy smooth finished.
Tuition: $100.00

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7 Week Class Woodturning Course (2 Of 7) -- CLS271 with: Ed Youtz
Beginner

Wednesday, July 21, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Completing Spindle I, Introduction To Woodturning
Tools Required: Face Shield
Description: This course follows SPINDLE I and will turn the beginner into a safe, experienced, wood turner. The seven 3-hour classes build the student's understanding and skill through practice on beads and coves, tool sharpening, eggs, matched multiples, a cup and lidded box, plate, and bowls. Weekly projects go home with the student and the method of instruction is demonstration and coaching.
Tuition: $375.00

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Hand Planes In The Workshop - CLS046 with: Ken Bangham
Beginner

Thursday, July 22, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Description: Learn how to select, sharpen and use one of the most misunderstood tools in the shop. Various types of hand planes, uses, tuning, sharpening and care will be covered. Bring your own hand plane or use one of ours.
Tuition: $100.00

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Router 101 -- CLS172 with: Neil Brown
Beginner

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

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.
Tuition: $90.00

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CNC Stacked Text -- CLS657 with: Neil Brown
Intermediate/Advanced

Saturday, July 24, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Prerequisite: CNC Beginner's Sessions Or CNC Experience
Tools Required: Laptop Computer With Copy Of VCarve
Description: In this class you will learn other advanced functions and features found within VCarve/Aspire software. The majority of this class will be focusing on one of the uses for using Layers within VCarve/Aspire. How we can use Layers for creating your projects, the use of Layers within Toolpaths and the use of Layers as a Template. At the completion of this class you will be able create stacked text with various texts and sizes.
Tuition: $100.00

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Pen Turning A European Pen -- CLS026 with: Michael Iverson
Beginner

Tuesday, July 27, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

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
Tuition: $90.00

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7 Week Class Woodturning Course (3 Of 7) -- CLS271 with: Ed Youtz
Beginner

Wednesday, July 28, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Completing Spindle I, Introduction To Woodturning
Tools Required: Face Shield
Description: This course follows SPINDLE I and will turn the beginner into a safe, experienced, wood turner. The seven 3-hour classes build the student's understanding and skill through practice on beads and coves, tool sharpening, eggs, matched multiples, a cup and lidded box, plate, and bowls. Weekly projects go home with the student and the method of instruction is demonstration and coaching.
Tuition: $375.00

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Sharpening Plane Irons & Bench Chisels -- CLS417 with: Ken Bangham
Beginner

Thursday, July 29, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Tools Required: Bring Your Dull Tools
Description: Sharp tools make all the difference in woodworking. However, it's a fact that nearly all new woodworking chisels and plane irons are not ready to use. Once they're properly sharpened, your woodworking skills will improve. In this class, you will learn how to put a truly keen edge on your tools using the Flat Sharpening method. We will teach you how to sharpen your chisels and plane iron blades. All you need to bring are typical tools you would like to sharpen; chisels or hand plane iron blades.
Tuition: $100.00

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Base Cabinet & Drawer Construction -- CLS231 with: Neil Brown
Intermediate/Advanced

Saturday, July 31, 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Prerequisite: Face Frame Cabinet Construction
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)
Tuition: $200.00

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Table Saw 101 -- CLS280 with: Neil Brown
Beginner

Monday, August 2, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

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.
Tuition: $90.00

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Making A Skinner Knife -- CLS345 with: Leo Siefring
Beginner

Tuesday, August 3, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

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.
Tuition: $90.00

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7 Week Class Woodturning Course (4 Of 7) -- CLS271 with: Ed Youtz
Beginner

Wednesday, August 4, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Completing Spindle I, Introduction To Woodturning
Tools Required: Face Shield
Description: This course follows SPINDLE I and will turn the beginner into a safe, experienced, wood turner. The seven 3-hour classes build the student's understanding and skill through practice on beads and coves, tool sharpening, eggs, matched multiples, a cup and lidded box, plate, and bowls. Weekly projects go home with the student and the method of instruction is demonstration and coaching.
Tuition: $375.00

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HVLP Spray Finisher -- CLS177 with: Neil Brown
Beginner

Friday, August 6, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Description: You have tried rubbed on and brushed on finishes, now it is time to try using a High Volume/Low Pressure (HVLP) spray system to create a beautiful finish on any wood project. If you are thinking of getting an HVLP sprayer or if you already own one but have not learned how to use it for that perfect finish, then you MUST attend this class. You will learn the details of running these great sprayers, from needles and thinning to cleaning and fine turning for difficult materials.
Tuition: $90.00

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Learn To Turn -- Full Day Of Turning - CLS146 with: Vincent Costa
All

Saturday, August 7, 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

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 smoothed. The blank is finally reversed to turn away the tenon. Students will practice the cuts appropriate for shaping and smoothing the inside and outside using a bowl gouge and a scraper. At the end of class students should be able to turn a bowl on their own.
Tuition: $125.00

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Pen Turning A Cirque Twist Pen -- CLS026 with: Michael Iverson
Beginner

Sunday, August 8, 1 PM - 4 PM

Tools Required: Full Face Mask Required – All Other Tools/Materials Provided
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.
Tuition: $90.00

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Introduction To CNC - CLS633 with: Neil Brown
Beginner

Monday, August 9, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

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.
Tuition: $100.00

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The Art Of Bowl Turning -- CLS024 with: Neil Brown
Beginner/Intermediate

Tuesday, August 10, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: MUST Have Introduction To Turning Or Spindle I Turning
Tools Required: Full Face Shield Required -- All Other Tools & Materials Provided
Description: Students will practice the cuts appropriate for shaping and smoothing the inside and outside using a bowl gouge and a scraper. At the end of the class students should be able to turn a bowl on their own.
Tuition: $90.00

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7 Week Class Woodturning Course (5 Of 7) -- CLS271 with: Ed Youtz
Beginner

Wednesday, August 11, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Completing Spindle I, Introduction To Woodturning
Tools Required: Face Shield
Description: This course follows SPINDLE I and will turn the beginner into a safe, experienced, wood turner. The seven 3-hour classes build the student's understanding and skill through practice on beads and coves, tool sharpening, eggs, matched multiples, a cup and lidded box, plate, and bowls. Weekly projects go home with the student and the method of instruction is demonstration and coaching.
Tuition: $375.00

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Hand-Cut Dovetails -- CLS416 with: Ken Bangham
All

Thursday, August 12, 12 PM - 3 PM

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.
Tuition: $100.00

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Working With VCarve, Session I -- CLS636 with: Neil Brown
Beginner

Friday, August 13, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Intro To CNC
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.
Tuition: $100.00

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European Cabinet Class -- CLS390 with: Neil Brown
Beginner

Saturday, August 14, 9:30 PM - 12:30 AM

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.
Tuition: $200.00

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Hand-Applied Finishes -- CLS273 with: Ken Bangham
All

Tuesday, August 17, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Description: Featuring General Finish's new products. Wipe-on and brush-on both oil and water based finishes for the small-shop woodworker. The instructor will go over most of the General Finishes line of products with "how to prepare" instructions along with the advantages of the various products. In this class, you'll find out which finishes work best for particular applications, and how to apply them to achieve a lustrous sheen that begs to be touched and that scoffs at dirt and moisture.
Tuition: $90.00

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7 Week Class Woodturning Course (6 Of 7) -- CLS271 with: Ed Youtz
Beginner

Wednesday, August 18, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Completing Spindle I, Introduction To Woodturning
Tools Required: Face Shield
Description: This course follows SPINDLE I and will turn the beginner into a safe, experienced, wood turner. The seven 3-hour classes build the student's understanding and skill through practice on beads and coves, tool sharpening, eggs, matched multiples, a cup and lidded box, plate, and bowls. Weekly projects go home with the student and the method of instruction is demonstration and coaching.
Tuition: $375.00

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Tool Sharpening For Wood Turners -- CLS066 with: Ed Youtz
All

Thursday, August 19, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Tools Required: Face Mask, Bring Your Dull Tools
Description: Bring your dull gouges, skews, parting tools, and scrapers to a class on sharpening wood turning tools. Students will learn how to achieve a sharp edge on all of their tools. Strength and weaknesses of the grinding methods will be discussed. Different bevel angles will be evaluated with students able to try tools with different angles. Students should take home the knowledge of how to sharpen their tools. THIS IS A MUST CLASS FOR ANY WOOD TURNER
Tuition: $90.00

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Working With VCarve, Session II -- CLS637 with: Neil Brown
Beginner/Intermediate

Friday, August 20, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Working With VCarve Session I
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.
Tuition: $100.00

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Band Saw 102 -- Making A Cutting Board -- CLS279 with: Leeann Behler
Beginner

Saturday, August 21, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses And Ear Protection
Description: In this class the student will learn how to make a cutting board using 3 different types of wood. He will learn how to measure, cut, glue, and round off the edges of the board and then put on a finish. By the end of the class the students will have the knowledge to go to his own shop and make many more cutting boards for friends and family.
Tuition: $90.00

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Epoxy Resin - Voids/Rivers (part 1) -- CLS0993 with: David Villafane
All

Saturday, August 21, 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses
Description: This class will walk you through an understanding of two-part epoxy resins to fill voids in wood and create river patterns using wood via a hands-on project. You will prepare your stock to be placed into your mold. Materials for use for creating your mold. Assembling, sealing and placing stock securely into your mold. Understanding the two-part epoxy resin being used, that is the mixing ratio, working time, single pour volume and curing time. How to mix color into your two-part epoxy resin and how to measure for the amount of two-part epoxy resin to use for your project. Demolding your project and sanding to the finished grit.
Tuition: $180.00

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Turn A Wall Street II Pen & Letter Opener - CLS029 with: Michael Iverson
Beginner

Sunday, August 22, 1 PM - 4 PM

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.
Tuition: $90.00

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Working With VCarve, Session III -- CLS638 with: Neil Brown
Intermediate

Monday, August 23, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Working With VCarve Session II
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.
Tuition: $100.00

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Resin Casting For Woodturning -- CLS0994 with: Vincent Costa
Beginner/Intermediate

Tuesday, August 24, 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Prerequisite: Basic Woodturning Experience
Tools Required: Full Face Shield All Other Materials Will Be Provided.
Description: In this class you will prepare stock, prepare a casting mold and turn to a finished project. Preparing stock consist of cutting and/or sanding stock to fit into your casting mold. Prepare the casting mold consist of assembling, sealing and coating the mold to accept the casting resin. The prepared stock and mold will be placed into a pressure pot with the required pressure for a duration of time. Once the project is removed from the pressure pot, you will prepare it for mounting onto the lathe and then turned to a completed project. The project will be sanded to a finished grit, parted off the lathe and then polished to a glossy smooth finished.
Tuition: $100.00

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7 Week Class Woodturning Course (7 Of 7) -- CLS271 with: Ed Youtz
Beginner

Wednesday, August 25, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Completing Spindle I, Introduction To Woodturning
Tools Required: Face Shield
Description: This course follows SPINDLE I and will turn the beginner into a safe, experienced, wood turner. The seven 3-hour classes build the student's understanding and skill through practice on beads and coves, tool sharpening, eggs, matched multiples, a cup and lidded box, plate, and bowls. Weekly projects go home with the student and the method of instruction is demonstration and coaching.
Tuition: $375.00

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Veneering And Inlay - CLS584 with: Neil Brown
Beginner/Intermediate

Thursday, August 26, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Basic Woodworking
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.
Tuition: $90.00

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Working With VCarve, Session IV -- CLS639 with: Neil Brown
Intermediate

Friday, August 27, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Working With VCarve Session III
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.
Tuition: $100.00

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Band-Saw Boxes Made Simple -- CLS266 with: Neil Brown
Beginner/Intermediate

Saturday, August 28, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Prerequisite: Bandsaw 101 Or Bandsaw Experience
Description: Band-saw box art and techniques will spark your interest in woodcrafting and ignite your creative skills. With this woodworking style, you can free yourself from the safe structure of a ruler and let your imagination flow. In this class you will learn the full potential of your band saw. Tools being used will be: band saw, spindle sander, and assorted hand tools.
Tuition: $90.00

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VCarve-Working With Inlays -- CLS699 with: Neil Brown
Intermediate

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

Prerequisite: VCarve Sessions I-IV
Tools Required: Laptop Computer
Description: Want to take your CNC knowledge to the next level? Learn to enhance you CNC projects and signs with inlays using contrasting colors. In this class you will learn how to prepare your project for inlaying and creating the inlay to fit your project.
Tuition: $100.00

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Turning A Bottle Stopper -- CLS203 with: Michael Iverson
Beginner

Tuesday, August 31, 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Tools Required: Full Face Shield
Description: For a great gift idea for someone whether it be a housewarming gift or for that visit to a friend. Turning a bottle stopper is easy once we show you how. Once you start you will not want to stop making them.
Tuition: $90.00

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Learn To Turn -- Spindle I -- CLS123 with: Ed Youtz
Beginner

Tuesday, August 31, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Tools Required: Full Face Mask
Description: Cover basic lathe operation, safety, introduction to the use of the roughing gouge, parting tool, spindle gouge and practice exercises. This is a must class for anyone who wants to learn the art of wood turning.
Tuition: $90.00

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Learn To Turn -- Spindle I -- CLS123 with: Ed Youtz
Beginner

Wednesday, September 1, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Tools Required: Full Face Mask
Description: Cover basic lathe operation, safety, introduction to the use of the roughing gouge, parting tool, spindle gouge and practice exercises. This is a must class for anyone who wants to learn the art of wood turning.
Tuition: $90.00

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Learn To Turn -- Spindle I -- CLS123 with: Ed Youtz
Beginner

Thursday, September 2, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Tools Required: Full Face Mask
Description: Cover basic lathe operation, safety, introduction to the use of the roughing gouge, parting tool, spindle gouge and practice exercises. This is a must class for anyone who wants to learn the art of wood turning.
Tuition: $90.00

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CNC Stacked Text -- CLS657 with: Neil Brown
Intermediate/Advanced

Friday, September 3, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: CNC Beginner's Sessions Or CNC Experience
Tools Required: Laptop Computer With Copy Of VCarve
Description: In this class you will learn other advanced functions and features found within VCarve/Aspire software. The majority of this class will be focusing on one of the uses for using Layers within VCarve/Aspire. How we can use Layers for creating your projects, the use of Layers within Toolpaths and the use of Layers as a Template. At the completion of this class you will be able create stacked text with various texts and sizes.
Tuition: $100.00

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Taste Of Lidded Containers -- CLS129 with: Neil Brown
Intermediate

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

Prerequisite: * * * * * Introduction To Turning * * * * *
Tools Required: Face Mask Required; Turning Tools And Wood Provided
Description: Students will start by turning an end grain cup. This will include roughing a blank, mounting it in a chuck, drilling a depth hole, and hollowing the end grain with a bowl gouge. Students will then make a lidded box by hollowing the box and lid, fitting them together, and turning away the mounting tenons. Safety is emphasized while students sharpen the bowl gouge and scraper, mount the wood, and make the end grain hollowing cuts. After this class, students should be able to make a lidded box on their own.
Tuition: $90.00

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Epoxy Resin - Voids/Rivers (part 2) -- CLS0993 with: David Villafane
All

Saturday, September 4, 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses
Description: This class will walk you through an understanding of two-part epoxy resins to fill voids in wood and create river patterns using wood via a hands-on project. You will prepare your stock to be placed into your mold. Materials for use for creating your mold. Assembling, sealing and placing stock securely into your mold. Understanding the two-part epoxy resin being used, that is the mixing ratio, working time, single pour volume and curing time. How to mix color into your two-part epoxy resin and how to measure for the amount of two-part epoxy resin to use for your project. Demolding your project and sanding to the finished grit.
Tuition: $0.00

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Pen Turning An Acrylic Pen -- CLS225 with: Michael Iverson
Beginner

Sunday, September 5, 1 PM - 4 PM

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.
Tuition: $90.00

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Crush-Grind Pepper Mill -- CLS197 with: Neil Brown
Beginner

Tuesday, September 7, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Spindle I
Tools Required: Face Shield
Description: Learn to turn a crush-grind pepper mill. It is not as complicated as it looks. This style of mechanism allows freedom of creativity in the design. Come and make one and learn how to make many more. A crush-grind pepper mill makes an ideal gift!
Tuition: $90.00

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7-Class Woodturning Course -- CLS271 (1 Of 7) with: Ed Youtz
Beginner

Wednesday, September 8, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Completing Spindle I, Introduction To Woodturning
Tools Required: Face Shield
Description: This course follows SPINDLE I and will turn the beginner into a safe, experienced, wood turner. The seven 3-hour classes build the student's understanding and skill through practice on beads and coves, tool sharpening, eggs, matched multiples, a cup and lidded box, plate, and bowls. Weekly projects go home with the student and the method of instruction is demonstration and coaching.
Tuition: $375.00

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Hand Planes In The Workshop - CLS046 with: Ken Bangham
Beginner

Thursday, September 9, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Description: Learn how to select, sharpen and use one of the most misunderstood tools in the shop. Various types of hand planes, uses, tuning, sharpening and care will be covered. Bring your own hand plane or use one of ours.
Tuition: $100.00

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Scroll Saw 101 -- CLS181 with: Leeann Behler
Beginner

Friday, September 10, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses
Description: In this course you will learn to identify the different types of scroll saws, the different types of blades and to understand what blade is used for different materials. You will learn the basic operating principles including, changing blade tension, and blade speed and table angle. You will also learn proper safety including basic shop safety, personal safety and safe procedures using the scroll saw. This is a hands on class where you will learn how to make different types of cuts and make some simple projects that you can take home.
Tuition: $90.00

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Introduction To CNC - CLS633 with: Neil Brown
Beginner

Saturday, September 11, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

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.
Tuition: $100.00

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Working With VCarve, Session I -- CLS636 with: Neil Brown
Beginner

Saturday, September 11, 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Prerequisite: Intro To CNC
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.
Tuition: $100.00

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Working With VCarve, Session II -- CLS637 with: Neil Brown
Beginner/Intermediate

Sunday, September 12, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Prerequisite: Working With VCarve Session I
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.
Tuition: $100.00

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Working With VCarve, Session III -- CLS638 with: Neil Brown
Intermediate

Sunday, September 12, 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Prerequisite: Working With VCarve Session II
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.
Tuition: $100.00

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Flat, Square & Straight-Joint/Plane/Saw - CLS163 with: Neil Brown
Beginner

Monday, September 13, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Tools Required: Hearing And Eye Protection
Description: In order to get clean, tight-fitting joints in your woodworking projects, you must be able to accurately flatten, square, and true-up your boards before you even begin the joinery. In this class, you'll learn how the Jointer, Planer, and Tablesaw work together to help you accomplish this fundamental, but necessary task.
Tuition: $90.00

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Pen Turning A Cigar Pen -- CLS026 with: Michael Iverson
Beginner

Tuesday, September 14, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Tools Required: Full Face Mask Required – All Other Tools/Materials Provided
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.
Tuition: $90.00

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7-Class Woodturning Course -- CLS271 (2-7) with: Ed Youtz
Beginner

Wednesday, September 15, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Completing Spindle I, Introduction To Woodturning
Tools Required: Face Shield
Description: This course follows SPINDLE I and will turn the beginner into a safe, experienced, wood turner. The seven 3-hour classes build the student's understanding and skill through practice on beads and coves, tool sharpening, eggs, matched multiples, a cup and lidded box, plate, and bowls. Weekly projects go home with the student and the method of instruction is demonstration and coaching.
Tuition: $0.00

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Tool Sharpening For Wood Turners -- CLS066 with: Ed Youtz
All

Thursday, September 16, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Tools Required: Face Mask, Bring Your Dull Tools
Description: Bring your dull gouges, skews, parting tools, and scrapers to a class on sharpening wood turning tools. Students will learn how to achieve a sharp edge on all of their tools. Strength and weaknesses of the grinding methods will be discussed. Different bevel angles will be evaluated with students able to try tools with different angles. Students should take home the knowledge of how to sharpen their tools. THIS IS A MUST CLASS FOR ANY WOOD TURNER
Tuition: $90.00

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Resin Casting For Woodturning -- CLS0994 with: Vincent Costa
Beginner/Intermediate

Friday, September 17, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Basic Woodturning Experience
Tools Required: Full Face Shield All Other Materials Will Be Provided.
Description: In this class you will prepare stock, prepare a casting mold and turn to a finished project. Preparing stock consist of cutting and/or sanding stock to fit into your casting mold. Prepare the casting mold consist of assembling, sealing and coating the mold to accept the casting resin. The prepared stock and mold will be placed into a pressure pot with the required pressure for a duration of time. Once the project is removed from the pressure pot, you will prepare it for mounting onto the lathe and then turned to a completed project. The project will be sanded to a finished grit, parted off the lathe and then polished to a glossy smooth finished.
Tuition: $100.00

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Working With VCarve, Session IV -- CLS639 with: Neil Brown
Intermediate

Saturday, September 18, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Prerequisite: Working With VCarve Session III
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.
Tuition: $100.00

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VCarve-Working With Inlays -- CLS699 with: Neil Brown
Intermediate

Saturday, September 18, 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Prerequisite: VCarve Sessions I-IV
Tools Required: Laptop Computer
Description: Want to take your CNC knowledge to the next level? Learn to enhance you CNC projects and signs with inlays using contrasting colors. In this class you will learn how to prepare your project for inlaying and creating the inlay to fit your project.
Tuition: $100.00

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CNC Stacked Text -- CLS657 with: Neil Brown
Intermediate/Advanced

Sunday, September 19, 1 PM - 4 PM

Prerequisite: CNC Beginner's Sessions Or CNC Experience
Tools Required: Laptop Computer With Copy Of VCarve
Description: In this class you will learn other advanced functions and features found within VCarve/Aspire software. The majority of this class will be focusing on one of the uses for using Layers within VCarve/Aspire. How we can use Layers for creating your projects, the use of Layers within Toolpaths and the use of Layers as a Template. At the completion of this class you will be able create stacked text with various texts and sizes.
Tuition: $100.00

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7-Class Woodturning Course -- CLS271 (3-7) with: Ed Youtz
Beginner

Wednesday, September 22, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Completing Spindle I, Introduction To Woodturning
Tools Required: Face Shield
Description: This course follows SPINDLE I and will turn the beginner into a safe, experienced, wood turner. The seven 3-hour classes build the student's understanding and skill through practice on beads and coves, tool sharpening, eggs, matched multiples, a cup and lidded box, plate, and bowls. Weekly projects go home with the student and the method of instruction is demonstration and coaching.
Tuition: $0.00

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Sharpening Plane Irons & Bench Chisels -- CLS417 with: Ken Bangham
Beginner

Thursday, September 23, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Tools Required: Bring Your Dull Tools
Description: Sharp tools make all the difference in woodworking. However, it's a fact that nearly all new woodworking chisels and plane irons are not ready to use. Once they're properly sharpened, your woodworking skills will improve. In this class, you will learn how to put a truly keen edge on your tools using the Flat Sharpening method. We will teach you how to sharpen your chisels and plane iron blades. All you need to bring are typical tools you would like to sharpen; chisels or hand plane iron blades.
Tuition: $90.00

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Face-Frame Cabinet Construction -- CLS288 with: Neil Brown
Intermediate

Saturday, September 25, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Prerequisite: Basic Woodworking Skills
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.
Tuition: $200.00

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Pen Turning An Attraction Magnetic Rollerball Pen -- CLS026 with: Michael Iverson
Beginner

Sunday, September 26, 1 PM - 4 PM

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.
Tuition: $90.00

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7-Class Woodturning Course -- CLS271 (4-7) with: Ed Youtz
Beginner

Wednesday, September 29, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Completing Spindle I, Introduction To Woodturning
Tools Required: Face Shield
Description: This course follows SPINDLE I and will turn the beginner into a safe, experienced, wood turner. The seven 3-hour classes build the student's understanding and skill through practice on beads and coves, tool sharpening, eggs, matched multiples, a cup and lidded box, plate, and bowls. Weekly projects go home with the student and the method of instruction is demonstration and coaching.
Tuition: $0.00

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Raised Panel Cabinet Doors -- CLS017 with: Neil Brown
Intermediate

Saturday, October 2, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Prerequisite: Basic Woodworking Knowledge
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.
Tuition: $150.00

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Router 101 -- CLS172 with: Neil Brown
Beginner

Monday, October 4, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

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.
Tuition: $90.00

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Box Making - W/ Incra IBox Jig - CLS634 with: Tom Amy
Beginner/Intermediate

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

Prerequisite: Basic Woodworking, Tablesaw Basics
Tools Required: Hearing And Eye Protection
Description: Learn to make decorative, jointed boxes using the Incra IBox Jig. Set up and box construction will be done on the Tablesaw.
Tuition: $100.00

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7-Class Woodturning Course -- CLS271 (5of7) with: Ed Youtz
Beginner

Wednesday, October 6, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Completing Spindle I, Introduction To Woodturning
Tools Required: Face Shield
Description: This course follows SPINDLE I and will turn the beginner into a safe, experienced, wood turner. The seven 3-hour classes build the student's understanding and skill through practice on beads and coves, tool sharpening, eggs, matched multiples, a cup and lidded box, plate, and bowls. Weekly projects go home with the student and the method of instruction is demonstration and coaching.
Tuition: $0.00

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Hand-Cut Dovetails -- CLS416 with: Ken Bangham
All

Thursday, October 7, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

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.
Tuition: $100.00

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Learn To Turn -- Full Day Of Turning - CLS146 with: Vincent Costa
All

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

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 smoothed. The blank is finally reversed to turn away the tenon. Students will practice the cuts appropriate for shaping and smoothing the inside and outside using a bowl gouge and a scraper. At the end of class students should be able to turn a bowl on their own.
Tuition: $125.00

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Pen Turning A European Pen -- CLS026 with: Michael Iverson
Beginner

Sunday, October 10, 1 PM - 4 PM

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
Tuition: $90.00

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Introduction To CNC - CLS633 with: Neil Brown
Beginner

Monday, October 11, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

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.
Tuition: $100.00

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The Art Of Bowl Turning -- CLS024 with: Neil Brown
Beginner/Intermediate

Tuesday, October 12, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: MUST Have Introduction To Turning Or Spindle I Turning
Tools Required: Full Face Shield Required -- All Other Tools & Materials Provided
Description: Students will practice the cuts appropriate for shaping and smoothing the inside and outside using a bowl gouge and a scraper. At the end of the class students should be able to turn a bowl on their own.
Tuition: $90.00

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7-Class Woodturning Course -- CLS271 (6 Of 7) with: Ed Youtz
Beginner

Wednesday, October 13, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Completing Spindle I, Introduction To Woodturning
Tools Required: Face Shield
Description: This course follows SPINDLE I and will turn the beginner into a safe, experienced, wood turner. The seven 3-hour classes build the student's understanding and skill through practice on beads and coves, tool sharpening, eggs, matched multiples, a cup and lidded box, plate, and bowls. Weekly projects go home with the student and the method of instruction is demonstration and coaching.
Tuition: $0.00

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Tool Sharpening For Wood Turners -- CLS066 with: Ed Youtz
All

Thursday, October 14, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Tools Required: Face Mask, Bring Your Dull Tools
Description: Bring your dull gouges, skews, parting tools, and scrapers to a class on sharpening wood turning tools. Students will learn how to achieve a sharp edge on all of their tools. Strength and weaknesses of the grinding methods will be discussed. Different bevel angles will be evaluated with students able to try tools with different angles. Students should take home the knowledge of how to sharpen their tools. THIS IS A MUST CLASS FOR ANY WOOD TURNER
Tuition: $90.00

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Working With VCarve, Session I -- CLS636 with: Neil Brown
Beginner

Friday, October 15, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Intro To CNC
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.
Tuition: $100.00

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Epoxy Resin - Voids/Rivers (part 1) -- CLS0993 with: David Villafane
All

Saturday, October 16, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses
Description: This class will walk you through an understanding of two-part epoxy resins to fill voids in wood and create river patterns using wood via a hands-on project. You will prepare your stock to be placed into your mold. Materials for use for creating your mold. Assembling, sealing and placing stock securely into your mold. Understanding the two-part epoxy resin being used, that is the mixing ratio, working time, single pour volume and curing time. How to mix color into your two-part epoxy resin and how to measure for the amount of two-part epoxy resin to use for your project. Demolding your project and sanding to the finished grit.
Tuition: $180.00

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Resin Casting For Woodturning -- CLS0994 with: Vincent Costa
Beginner/Intermediate

Tuesday, October 19, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Basic Woodturning Experience
Tools Required: Full Face Shield All Other Materials Will Be Provided.
Description: In this class you will prepare stock, prepare a casting mold and turn to a finished project. Preparing stock consist of cutting and/or sanding stock to fit into your casting mold. Prepare the casting mold consist of assembling, sealing and coating the mold to accept the casting resin. The prepared stock and mold will be placed into a pressure pot with the required pressure for a duration of time. Once the project is removed from the pressure pot, you will prepare it for mounting onto the lathe and then turned to a completed project. The project will be sanded to a finished grit, parted off the lathe and then polished to a glossy smooth finished.
Tuition: $100.00

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7-Class Woodturning Course -- CLS271 (7 Of 7) with: Ed Youtz
Beginner

Wednesday, October 20, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Completing Spindle I, Introduction To Woodturning
Tools Required: Face Shield
Description: This course follows SPINDLE I and will turn the beginner into a safe, experienced, wood turner. The seven 3-hour classes build the student's understanding and skill through practice on beads and coves, tool sharpening, eggs, matched multiples, a cup and lidded box, plate, and bowls. Weekly projects go home with the student and the method of instruction is demonstration and coaching.
Tuition: $0.00

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Hand-Applied Finishes -- CLS273 with: Ken Bangham
All

Thursday, October 21, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Description: Featuring General Finish's new products. Wipe-on and brush-on both oil and water based finishes for the small-shop woodworker. The instructor will go over most of the General Finishes line of products with "how to prepare" instructions along with the advantages of the various products. In this class, you'll find out which finishes work best for particular applications, and how to apply them to achieve a lustrous sheen that begs to be touched and that scoffs at dirt and moisture.
Tuition: $90.00

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Working With VCarve, Session II -- CLS637 with: Neil Brown
Beginner/Intermediate

Friday, October 22, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Working With VCarve Session I
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.
Tuition: $100.00

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Epoxy Resin - Voids/Rivers (part 2) -- CLS0993 with: David Villafane
All

Saturday, October 23, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses
Description: This class will walk you through an understanding of two-part epoxy resins to fill voids in wood and create river patterns using wood via a hands-on project. You will prepare your stock to be placed into your mold. Materials for use for creating your mold. Assembling, sealing and placing stock securely into your mold. Understanding the two-part epoxy resin being used, that is the mixing ratio, working time, single pour volume and curing time. How to mix color into your two-part epoxy resin and how to measure for the amount of two-part epoxy resin to use for your project. Demolding your project and sanding to the finished grit.
Tuition: $0.00

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Pen Turning A Cirque Twist Pen -- CLS026 with: Michael Iverson
Beginner

Sunday, October 24, 1 PM - 4 PM

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
Tuition: $90.00

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Working With VCarve, Session III -- CLS638 with: Neil Brown
Intermediate

Monday, October 25, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Working With VCarve Session II
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.
Tuition: $100.00

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Pen Turning A Cigar Pen -- CLS026 with: Michael Iverson
Beginner

Tuesday, October 26, 1 PM - 4 PM

Tools Required: Full Face Mask Required – All Other Tools/Materials Provided
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.
Tuition: $90.00

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Learn To Turn -- Spindle I -- CLS123 with: Ed Youtz
Beginner

Tuesday, October 26, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Tools Required: Full Face Mask
Description: Cover basic lathe operation, safety, introduction to the use of the roughing gouge, parting tool, spindle gouge and practice exercises. This is a must class for anyone who wants to learn the art of wood turning.
Tuition: $90.00

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Learn To Turn -- Spindle I -- CLS123 with: Ed Youtz
Beginner

Wednesday, October 27, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Tools Required: Full Face Mask
Description: Cover basic lathe operation, safety, introduction to the use of the roughing gouge, parting tool, spindle gouge and practice exercises. This is a must class for anyone who wants to learn the art of wood turning.
Tuition: $90.00

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Learn To Turn -- Spindle I -- CLS123 with: Ed Youtz
Beginner

Thursday, October 28, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Tools Required: Full Face Mask
Description: Cover basic lathe operation, safety, introduction to the use of the roughing gouge, parting tool, spindle gouge and practice exercises. This is a must class for anyone who wants to learn the art of wood turning.
Tuition: $90.00

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Working With VCarve, Session IV -- CLS639 with: Neil Brown
Intermediate

Friday, October 29, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Working With VCarve Session III
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.
Tuition: $100.00

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Base Cabinet & Drawer Construction -- CLS231 with: Neil Brown
Beginner/Intermediate

Saturday, October 30, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Prerequisite: Face Frame Cabinet Construction
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)
Tuition: $200.00

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VCarve-Working With Inlays -- CLS699 with: Neil Brown
Intermediate

Monday, November 1, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: VCarve Sessions I-IV
Tools Required: Laptop Computer
Description: Want to take your CNC knowledge to the next level? Learn to enhance you CNC projects and signs with inlays using contrasting colors. In this class you will learn how to prepare your project for inlaying and creating the inlay to fit your project.
Tuition: $100.00

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HVLP Spray Finisher -- CLS177 with: Neil Brown
Beginner

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

Description: You have tried rubbed on and brushed on finishes, now it is time to try using a High Volume/Low Pressure (HVLP) spray system to create a beautiful finish on any wood project. If you are thinking of getting an HVLP sprayer or if you already own one but have not learned how to use it for that perfect finish, then you MUST attend this class. You will learn the details of running these great sprayers, from needles and thinning to cleaning and fine turning for difficult materials.
Tuition: $90.00

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7-Class Woodturning Course -- CLS271 (1of7) with: Ed Youtz
Beginner

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

Prerequisite: Completing Spindle I, Introduction To Woodturning
Tools Required: Face Shield
Description: This course follows SPINDLE I and will turn the beginner into a safe, experienced, wood turner. The seven 3-hour classes build the student's understanding and skill through practice on beads and coves, tool sharpening, eggs, matched multiples, a cup and lidded box, plate, and bowls. Weekly projects go home with the student and the method of instruction is demonstration and coaching.
Tuition: $375.00

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Sharpening Plane Irons & Bench Chisels -- CLS417 with: Ken Bangham
Beginner

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

Tools Required: Bring Your Dull Tools
Description: Sharp tools make all the difference in woodworking. However, it's a fact that nearly all new woodworking chisels and plane irons are not ready to use. Once they're properly sharpened, your woodworking skills will improve. In this class, you will learn how to put a truly keen edge on your tools using the Flat Sharpening method. We will teach you how to sharpen your chisels and plane iron blades. All you need to bring are typical tools you would like to sharpen; chisels or hand plane iron blades.
Tuition: $90.00

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CNC Stacked Text -- CLS657 with: Neil Brown
Intermediate/Advanced

Friday, November 5, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: CNC Beginner's Sessions Or CNC Experience
Tools Required: Laptop Computer With Copy Of VCarve
Description: In this class you will learn other advanced functions and features found within VCarve/Aspire software. The majority of this class will be focusing on one of the uses for using Layers within VCarve/Aspire. How we can use Layers for creating your projects, the use of Layers within Toolpaths and the use of Layers as a Template. At the completion of this class you will be able create stacked text with various texts and sizes.
Tuition: $100.00

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Turn A Holiday Ornaments -- CLS029 with: Michael Iverson
Beginner

Saturday, November 6, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Tools Required: Full Face Shield All Other Materials Will Be Provided.
Description: Learn to turn simple but elegant holiday ornaments using basic wood-turning techniques. Will make a Holiday ornament and apply a finish. Will be ready to give as gifts or to use yourself.
Tuition: $90.00

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Router 102: Router Table Basics --CLS 277 with: Neil Brown
All

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

Tools Required: Bring Hearing Protection, Tools & Material Provided
Description: Students will learn about the different router tables and fence systems available. In addition, students will develop an understanding of the advantages of using a router table instead of a hand-held router for specific woodworking functions and about bits that are only used in the router table.
Tuition: $90.00

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Turning A Bottle Stopper -- CLS203 with: Michael Iverson
Beginner

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

Tools Required: Full Face Shield
Description: For a great gift idea for someone whether it be a housewarming gift or for that visit to a friend. Turning a bottle stopper is easy once we show you how. Once you start you will not want to stop making them.
Tuition: $90.00

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7-Class Woodturning Course -- CLS271 (2 Of 7) with: Ed Youtz
Beginner

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

Prerequisite: Completing Spindle I, Introduction To Woodturning
Tools Required: Face Shield
Description: This course follows SPINDLE I and will turn the beginner into a safe, experienced, wood turner. The seven 3-hour classes build the student's understanding and skill through practice on beads and coves, tool sharpening, eggs, matched multiples, a cup and lidded box, plate, and bowls. Weekly projects go home with the student and the method of instruction is demonstration and coaching.
Tuition: $0.00

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Hand Planes In The Workshop - CLS046 with: Ken Bangham
Beginner

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

Description: Learn how to select, sharpen and use one of the most misunderstood tools in the shop. Various types of hand planes, uses, tuning, sharpening and care will be covered. Bring your own hand plane or use one of ours.
Tuition: $100.00

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Scroll Saw 101 -- CLS181 with: Leeann Behler
Beginner

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

Tools Required: Safety Glasses
Description: In this course you will learn to identify the different types of scroll saws, the different types of blades and to understand what blade is used for different materials. You will learn the basic operating principles including, changing blade tension, and blade speed and table angle. You will also learn proper safety including basic shop safety, personal safety and safe procedures using the scroll saw. This is a hands on class where you will learn how to make different types of cuts and make some simple projects that you can take home.
Tuition: $90.00

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Introduction To CNC - CLS633 with: Neil Brown
Beginner

Saturday, November 13, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

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.
Tuition: $100.00

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Working With VCarve, Session I -- CLS636 with: Neil Brown
Beginner

Saturday, November 13, 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Prerequisite: Intro To CNC
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.
Tuition: $100.00

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Working With VCarve, Session II -- CLS637 with: Neil Brown
Beginner/Intermediate

Sunday, November 14, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Prerequisite: Working With VCarve Session I
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.
Tuition: $100.00

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Working With VCarve, Session III -- CLS638 with: Neil Brown
Intermediate

Sunday, November 14, 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Prerequisite: Working With VCarve Session II
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.
Tuition: $100.00

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Pen Turning An Acrylic Pen -- CLS225 with: Michael Iverson
Beginner

Tuesday, November 16, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

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.
Tuition: $90.00

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Tool Sharpening For Wood Turners -- CLS066 with: Ed Youtz
All

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

Tools Required: Face Mask, Bring Your Dull Tools
Description: Bring your dull gouges, skews, parting tools, and scrapers to a class on sharpening wood turning tools. Students will learn how to achieve a sharp edge on all of their tools. Strength and weaknesses of the grinding methods will be discussed. Different bevel angles will be evaluated with students able to try tools with different angles. Students should take home the knowledge of how to sharpen their tools. THIS IS A MUST CLASS FOR ANY WOOD TURNER
Tuition: $90.00

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Resin Casting For Woodturning -- CLS0994 with: Vincent Costa
Beginner/Intermediate

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

Prerequisite: Basic Woodturning Experience
Tools Required: Full Face Shield All Other Materials Will Be Provided.
Description: In this class you will prepare stock, prepare a casting mold and turn to a finished project. Preparing stock consist of cutting and/or sanding stock to fit into your casting mold. Prepare the casting mold consist of assembling, sealing and coating the mold to accept the casting resin. The prepared stock and mold will be placed into a pressure pot with the required pressure for a duration of time. Once the project is removed from the pressure pot, you will prepare it for mounting onto the lathe and then turned to a completed project. The project will be sanded to a finished grit, parted off the lathe and then polished to a glossy smooth finished.
Tuition: $100.00

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Working With VCarve, Session IV -- CLS639 with: Neil Brown
Intermediate

Saturday, November 20, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Prerequisite: Working With VCarve Session III
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.
Tuition: $100.00

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VCarve-Working With Inlays -- CLS699 with: Neil Brown
Intermediate

Saturday, November 20, 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Prerequisite: VCarve Sessions I-IV
Tools Required: Laptop Computer
Description: Want to take your CNC knowledge to the next level? Learn to enhance you CNC projects and signs with inlays using contrasting colors. In this class you will learn how to prepare your project for inlaying and creating the inlay to fit your project.
Tuition: $100.00

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CNC Stacked Text -- CLS657 with: Neil Brown
Intermediate/Advanced

Sunday, November 21, 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Prerequisite: CNC Beginner's Sessions Or CNC Experience
Tools Required: Laptop Computer With Copy Of VCarve
Description: In this class you will learn other advanced functions and features found within VCarve/Aspire software. The majority of this class will be focusing on one of the uses for using Layers within VCarve/Aspire. How we can use Layers for creating your projects, the use of Layers within Toolpaths and the use of Layers as a Template. At the completion of this class you will be able create stacked text with various texts and sizes.
Tuition: $100.00

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Turn A Holiday Ornaments -- CLS029 with: Michael Iverson
Beginner

Monday, November 29, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Tools Required: Full Face Shield All Other Materials Will Be Provided.
Description: Learn to turn simple but elegant holiday ornaments using basic wood-turning techniques. Will make a Holiday ornament and apply a finish. Will be ready to give as gifts or to use yourself.
Tuition: $90.00

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Turn A Holiday Ornaments -- CLS029 with: Michael Iverson
Beginner

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

Tools Required: Full Face Shield All Other Materials Will Be Provided.
Description: Learn to turn simple but elegant holiday ornaments using basic wood-turning techniques. Will make a Holiday ornament and apply a finish. Will be ready to give as gifts or to use yourself.
Tuition: $90.00

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7-Class Woodturning Course -- CLS271 (4 Of7) with: Ed Youtz
Beginner

Wednesday, December 1, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Completing Spindle I, Introduction To Woodturning
Tools Required: Face Shield
Description: This course follows SPINDLE I and will turn the beginner into a safe, experienced, wood turner. The seven 3-hour classes build the student's understanding and skill through practice on beads and coves, tool sharpening, eggs, matched multiples, a cup and lidded box, plate, and bowls. Weekly projects go home with the student and the method of instruction is demonstration and coaching.
Tuition: $0.00

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Epoxy Resin - Voids/Rivers (part 1) -- CLS0993 with: David Villafane
All

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

Tools Required: Safety Glasses
Description: This class will walk you through an understanding of two-part epoxy resins to fill voids in wood and create river patterns using wood via a hands-on project. You will prepare your stock to be placed into your mold. Materials for use for creating your mold. Assembling, sealing and placing stock securely into your mold. Understanding the two-part epoxy resin being used, that is the mixing ratio, working time, single pour volume and curing time. How to mix color into your two-part epoxy resin and how to measure for the amount of two-part epoxy resin to use for your project. Demolding your project and sanding to the finished grit.
Tuition: $180.00

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Pen Turning An Attraction Magnetic Pen -- CLS026 with: Michael Iverson
Beginner

Sunday, December 5, 1 PM - 4 PM

Tools Required: Full Face Mask Required – All Other Tools/Materials Provided
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.
Tuition: $90.00

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7-Class Woodturning Course -- CLS271(5 Of 7) with: Ed Youtz
Beginner

Wednesday, December 8, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Completing Spindle I, Introduction To Woodturning
Tools Required: Face Shield
Description: This course follows SPINDLE I and will turn the beginner into a safe, experienced, wood turner. The seven 3-hour classes build the student's understanding and skill through practice on beads and coves, tool sharpening, eggs, matched multiples, a cup and lidded box, plate, and bowls. Weekly projects go home with the student and the method of instruction is demonstration and coaching.
Tuition: $0.00

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Tool Sharpening For Wood Turners -- CLS066 with: Ed Youtz
All

Thursday, December 9, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Tools Required: Face Mask, Bring Your Dull Tools
Description: Bring your dull gouges, skews, parting tools, and scrapers to a class on sharpening wood turning tools. Students will learn how to achieve a sharp edge on all of their tools. Strength and weaknesses of the grinding methods will be discussed. Different bevel angles will be evaluated with students able to try tools with different angles. Students should take home the knowledge of how to sharpen their tools. THIS IS A MUST CLASS FOR ANY WOOD TURNER
Tuition: $90.00

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Epoxy Resin - Voids/Rivers (part 2) -- CLS0993 with: David Villafane
All

Saturday, December 11, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses
Description: This class will walk you through an understanding of two-part epoxy resins to fill voids in wood and create river patterns using wood via a hands-on project. You will prepare your stock to be placed into your mold. Materials for use for creating your mold. Assembling, sealing and placing stock securely into your mold. Understanding the two-part epoxy resin being used, that is the mixing ratio, working time, single pour volume and curing time. How to mix color into your two-part epoxy resin and how to measure for the amount of two-part epoxy resin to use for your project. Demolding your project and sanding to the finished grit.
Tuition: $0.00

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Introduction To CNC - CLS633 with: Neil Brown
Beginner

Monday, December 13, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

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.
Tuition: $100.00

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7-Class Woodturning Course -- CLS271 (6 Of 7) with: Ed Youtz
Beginner

Wednesday, December 15, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Completing Spindle I, Introduction To Woodturning
Tools Required: Face Shield
Description: This course follows SPINDLE I and will turn the beginner into a safe, experienced, wood turner. The seven 3-hour classes build the student's understanding and skill through practice on beads and coves, tool sharpening, eggs, matched multiples, a cup and lidded box, plate, and bowls. Weekly projects go home with the student and the method of instruction is demonstration and coaching.
Tuition: $0.00

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Working With VCarve, Session I -- CLS636 with: Neil Brown
Beginner

Friday, December 17, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Intro To CNC
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.
Tuition: $100.00

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European Cabinet Class -- CLS390 with: Neil Brown
Beginner

Saturday, December 18, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

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.
Tuition: $200.00

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Pen Turning A European Pen -- CLS026 with: Michael Iverson
Beginner

Sunday, December 19, 1 PM - 4 PM

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
Tuition: $90.00

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7-Class Woodturning Course -- CLS271 (7 Of 7) with: Ed Youtz
Beginner

Wednesday, December 22, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Completing Spindle I, Introduction To Woodturning
Tools Required: Face Shield
Description: This course follows SPINDLE I and will turn the beginner into a safe, experienced, wood turner. The seven 3-hour classes build the student's understanding and skill through practice on beads and coves, tool sharpening, eggs, matched multiples, a cup and lidded box, plate, and bowls. Weekly projects go home with the student and the method of instruction is demonstration and coaching.
Tuition: $0.00

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Working With VCarve, Session II -- CLS637 with: Neil Brown
Beginner/Intermediate

Thursday, December 23, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Working With VCarve Session I
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.
Tuition: $100.00

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Working With VCarve, Session III -- CLS638 with: Neil Brown
Intermediate

Monday, December 27, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Working With VCarve Session II
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.
Tuition: $100.00

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Working With VCarve, Session IV -- CLS639 with: Neil Brown
Intermediate

Thursday, December 30, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Working With VCarve Session III
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.
Tuition: $100.00

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