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Phone:
(770) 587-3372
Fax:
(770) 587-9068
Email:
atlanta-retail@woodcraft.com

8560 Holcomb Bridge Rd., Suite 115
Alpharetta,GA 30022
USA

Retail Store Pricing May Vary from Internet
or Catalog Pricing

Retail Store Pricing May Vary from Internet or Catalog Pricing

Hours of Operation

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

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Band Saw Basics with: Terry Nielsen
Full

Friday, October 1, 1 PM - 5 PM

Description: In this afternoon class learn the fundamentals of band saw safety, operation, maintenance, and how to select the proper blade for a project. To demonstrate the versatility of the band saw, we will cover stack cutting, re-sawing, and cutting various shapes. Apply what you learn by making a cutting board with two contrasting wood colors. The projects will also cover clamping techniques, use of a router, and food safe finishes.
Tuition: $95.00
Tuition Notes: Wood Materials Included In Tuition.

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Turning a Hollow Form with: Frank Bowers
Intermediate

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

Prerequisite: Bowl Turning or Equivalent
Description: It is Highly Recommended that you have taken Intro to Turning Bowls or have equivalent experience before taking this class.In this class you will learn how to turn a 2 Part Hollow Form hollowed out with regular bowl turning gouges. You will complete a beautiful Hollow Form of your own design and your instructor will also teach you some other fun tricks.
Tuition: $110.00
Tuition Notes: All Materials Included

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Small Box Turning with: Frank Bowers
Intermediate

Sunday, October 3, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Prerequisite: Turning Bowls or Equivalent
Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Dust Mask, and Pencil and Paper if desired
Description: It is Highly Recommended that you have taken Intro to Turning Bowls or have equivalent experience before taking this class. In this class you will turn a 2 Part Hollow Form only one side will be smaller than the other making it the lid of your box. You will complete a beautiful Small Box of your own design. Your instructor will also teach you a few additional tricks.
Tuition: $110.00
Tuition Notes: Materials Included

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Table Saw Basics & Techniques with: Terry Nielsen
Full

Friday, October 15, 9 AM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Dust Mask, Tape Measure And Pencils
Description: Terry will teach you how to use a table saw safely and accurately. Each student will have the opportunity to practice many table saw operations including cross cutting, ripping and taper cuts. The student will also make a basic crosscut sled. Terry will go over how to install the sliders so their sled will make accurate crosscuts. He will discuss the advantages/disadvantages of the various types of sliders available so the student can decide which type suits their needs and make a purchase accordingly.
Tuition: $135.00

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Finishing & Stain Workshop with: Kimberly Kerr
Beginner

Saturday, October 16, 9 AM - 5 PM

Description: Discover how to use different Stain Methods, Wood Dyes, Finishes and Wood Wax. The student will learn how to color match, deepen color as well as layering techniques in order to achieve several desired finishes. In this class, different application techniques will be used that include brushes, sponges and rags.
This will be a Hands-on workshop with the goal that the student will take home a sample board of the techniques and applications learned throughout the day. Prepare to get Dirty.
Tuition: $125.00
Tuition Notes: All Materials Included

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Pen Turning with: Frank Bowers
Beginner

Sunday, October 17, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Breathing Protection, Pencils
Description: Improve your turning skills making two pens with wood blanks. Also learn sanding and finishing fundamentals. Use your creative talents to fashion a pen that you will be proud to show to all of your friends and say, "I made this".
Tuition: $95.00
Tuition Notes: Pen Materials Provided In Tuition

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Intro to Spoon Carving with: Barbara Summers
Beginner

Friday, October 22, 10 AM - 5 PM

Description: In this class Barbara will teach the student how to 1st sharpen their tools properly, as sharp tools are essential to great work! The student will learn the sequence of steps used in carving. The goal of this class will be for the student to learn the techniques needed to make a beautiful spoon. You will finish the class with a spoon you can take home.
Tuition: $115.00

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Introduction To Woodworking II-Toolbox with: Terry Nielsen
Full

Part 1: Saturday, October 23, 9 AM - 5 PM
Part 2: Sunday, October 24, 9 AM - 5 PM

Prerequisite: Completion Of Either Intro To Woodworking I, Intro To Cabinet Making Or Consent Of Instructor.
Tools Required: Students are required to furnish some hand tools: Safety Glasses a Dust Mask, (Hand Drill if desired), Measuring Tape, a Measuring Square, A link is provided on our Classes Website for a complete list
Description: Build a Tool Box inspired by one built by Scott Phillips of The American Woodshop. This toolbox has been designed as a modern woodworking skill builder to include dovetail drawers, box-jointed sides and a hinged lid. In this fast paced class you will learn to use a Kreg pocket hole system, a Porter Cable dovetail jig and Woodpeckers' highly reviewed box joint jig. This treasure of a toolbox will hone your skills and will become something that will be passed down for generations. This class is for the woodworker who already has a number of projects under their belt. The student should be able to joint, plane, and dimension their own lumber. Familiarity with a router, both hand-held and table based will be helpful.
Tuition: $350.00
Tuition Notes: Materials Included In Tuition.

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Boxes On The Bandsaw with: Milton Miller
Beginner/Intermediate

Friday, October 29, 9 AM - 5 PM

Prerequisite: Some Bandsaw Experience Preferred
Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Dust Mask, Four 6" F Style Clamps
Description: Our Instructor will demonstrate the fundamentals of tuning a bandsaw for optimal performance and how to select a blade to use for different cuts. You will learn how to design, cut, sand and assemble a unique box on the bandsaw. Make a TOWER, HEART or FREEFORM BOX to take home a project that will amaze your friends and family.
Tuition: $105.00
Tuition Notes: Materials Included In Tuition.

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Introduction To Turning - Spindles with: Frank Bowers
Beginner

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

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Breathing Protection, Pencils
Description: Have you ever wanted to try wood turning? Join us in this class and learn about the wood lathe, how to use basic tools and properties of wood for making different objects. Use the skills from this class to move on to other turning classes like pen turning, pepper mills, bowls, plates etc.
Tuition: $95.00
Tuition Notes: Wood Materials Included In Tuition.

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Introduction To Turning - Bowls with: Frank Bowers
Beginner

Sunday, October 31, 9 AM - 4:30 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Breathing Protection, Pencils
Description: It is Highly Recommended that you have taken Intro to Turning -Spindles, Pen Turning or have Recent Turning experience before taking this class. In this class you will learn the techniques for turning a Bowl. You will complete an attractive bowl of your own design about six inches in diameter and 2 inches deep. Also learn about the wood lathe, how to use basic tools and properties of wood for making different objects. Use the skills from this class to move on to other more advanced turning classes.
Tuition: $95.00
Tuition Notes: Materials Included In Tuition

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Turning Pepper Mills with: Mike Peace
Beginner/Intermediate

Friday, November 5, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Prerequisite: Basic Spindle Turning Skills Preferred.
Tools Required: Safety Glasses, 3/8" Spindle Gouge, 3/16" Parting Tool, Roughing Gouge.
Description: There is something about the spicy odor and taste of freshly ground pepper corns which makes ordinary pepper seem dull and nearly tasteless. You will finish a pepper mill from a square block of wood and a pepper mill mechanism. This class will utilize and develop spindle turning skills.
Tuition: $120.00
Tuition Notes: Pepper Mill Materials Included In Tuition.

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Introduction To Cabinet Making with: Terry Nielsen
Intermediate

Part 1: Saturday, November 6, 9 AM - 5 PM
Part 2: Sunday, November 7, 9 AM - 5 PM

Prerequisite: Must Have Taken Intro To Woodworking I Or Have Skills In Using Woodworking Machinery.
Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, Dust Mask, Tape Measure, Combination Or Double Square & A Pencil.
Description: The Student must have a very GOOD working knowledge of woodworking to take this course.
In this hands-on class, each student will complete a 15" face frame style base cabinet with drawer and a Shaker-Style door. Cabinet styles and design considerations will be discussed that can be adapted for several different applications including kitchen cabinets, entertainment centers, and bookcases. Construction of the cabinet carcass, face frame and drawer will employ the Kreg Joinery system and construction of the raised panel door will utilize the traditional cope and stick method. Additional joinery techniques for the carcass, face frame, drawer and door will be discussed. You will learn the safe and proper use of the table saw, compound miter saw, router table and finishing sander as you complete the project.
All materials will be supplied.

For a List of Tools the Teacher Recommends, please Click HERE
Tuition: $325.00
Tuition Notes: Materials Included In Tuition

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Sharpening Chisels And Hand Plane Irons with: David Bosch
Beginner/Intermediate

Friday, November 12, 12 PM - 4 PM

Tools Required: Chisel Or Plane Iron Of Good Quality. If You Already Have Some Sharpening Stones, Please Bring Them. Various Types Of Stones That The Store Uses Will Be Available.
Description: Sharpening is a critical aspect of woodworking. In this class, students will be presented with an overview, a detailed process and a demonstration on how to sharpen plane irons and chisels. Sharpening supplies, tools, and helpful jigs will be discussed as well as several alternate sharpening approaches/methods. Students will practice sharpening their personal plane irons and chisels with help from the instructor.
Tuition: $85.00

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Caricature Carving with: Cameron Roe
Intermediate

Friday, November 19, 9 AM - 5 PM

Prerequisite: Taken Carving I or Ability to Carve
Description: Learn to hand carve a Caricature face using knives and a gouges. The Student will learn the sequence of steps used in carving. He will teach the face layout of the character: eyes, nose, and mouth. Just as important, the student will learn how to sharpen their knives and gouges. The goal of this class will be for the student to learn the beginning techniques needed to begin carving faces as well as how to sharpen their tools.
Tuition: $150.00

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