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Phone:
(208) 338-1190
Fax:
(208) 338-1192
Email:
boise-retail@woodcraft.com

Overland Park Shopping Center 7005 West Overland Road
Boise, ID 83709
USA

Hours of Operation

sunday 11 AM - 5 PM
monday 9 AM - 7 PM
tuesday 9 AM - 7 PM
wednesday 9 AM - 7 PM
thursday 9 AM - 9 PM
friday 9 AM - 7 PM
saturday 9 AM - 6 PM

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Weekly Wood Carving with: Lennie Williams
All

Part 1: Tuesday, January 8, 6 PM - 8 PM
Part 2: Tuesday, January 15, 6 PM - 8 PM
Part 3: Tuesday, January 22, 6 PM - 8 PM
Part 4: Tuesday, January 29, 6 PM - 8 PM

Description: Learn the basics of wood carving any style: relief, architectural, realistic, caricature, wildlife, coastal Indian, chip carving. Beginning students will work on a practice piece to learn the basic techniques of carving, overview of carving tools and their care along with styles of carving and then work on a carving in the style of their choice on an on-going basis. New students need to meet with the instructor one week prior to their first class.
Tuition: $30.00
Tuition Notes: $30/class Or 4 Class Punch Card For $99. Class Fee Doesn't Include Materials.

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Base Cabinet Construction with: Aaron Cornell
Beginner/Intermediate

Part 1: Wednesday, January 16, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 2: Saturday, January 19, 9 AM - 5 PM

Description: Learn how to plan, cut, assemble and mount a lower wall cabinet. In addition, learn how to make a style and rail door with a flat panel along with how to mount euro hinges to it and adjust them properly.
Tuition: $225.00

Click Here to Request Information

Wooden Spoon Making with: Rex Hansen
Beginner

Thursday, January 17, 5 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: None.
Description: Add some beautiful wooden spoons to your kitchen utensils collection. Learn the basics of shape and design, using the spokeshave and carving chisels to create an amazing spoon that you can actually use.
Tuition: $75.00

Click Here to Request Information

Turn A Goblet with: Steve Young
Intermediate

Thursday, January 17, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: This is one fun class. Learn how to delicately cut a thin stem attached to a bowl and a base and then pare it off without twisting that tender stem to shreds. Students need to be an intermediate turner; either through class instruction or having completed numerous projects, or better yet, both.
Tuition: $75.00

Click Here to Request Information

CNC The XYZ with: CNC Users Group member
Beginner

Friday, January 18, 6 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Each Participant Will Need A Laptop With The Free Trial Version Of VCarve Installed. Download From Www.vectric.com/downloads/trial-software.html
Description: CNC the XYZ:…an introductory seminar into the world of the CNC. This three block program includes: an introduction to software, an overview of CNC mechanics and how to cut a v-carve sign. During the software portion, participants will create a sign using Vectric VCarve and develop a toolpath. Followed by instruction on how to secure a blank, the parts, the operation and safe use of a CNC. A demonstration of a V-Carved sign concludes the seminar.
Tuition: $15.00

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Bowl Turning with: Gary Smith
Beginner/Intermediate

Saturday, January 19, 8 AM - 3 PM

Tools Required: Dust Mask & Eye Protection
Description: Gary's basic bowl class concentrates on the craft of making a wooden bowl for everyday practical use. The basics of wood selection, mounting the wood to the lathe, design elements and the use of bowl gouges to turn and shape the bowl. Sanding and finishing will also be discussed.
Tuition: $95.00

Click Here to Request Information

Spray Finishing Techniques with: Jeff Watson
Beginner

Monday, January 21, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: Spraying a finish on your project is like the holy grail of woodwork finishing, yet the process intimidates so many people for fear of ruining all of their hard work. This class is designed to take the guesswork out of the finishing process with hands-on practice and will teach you: types of finish to spray, thinning of finish, and types of spray guns. After taking this class, you will have the confidence to finish your next project like a pro and take your skills to the next level.
Tuition: $75.00

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Milk Paint - Uses & Creative Combinations with: Tanner Scott
All

Monday, March 25, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Dust Mask
Description: From a solid color with a fine line edge detailing, to multi-layered worn antique paint finishes you can take something new and make it look old, or something old and make it look new with versatile milk paint. Learn these techniques used by many furniture outlets like "Pottery Barn" in this two evening class.
Tuition: $75.00

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Turn A Sedona Roller Ball Pen with: Steve Merrill
Beginner

Wednesday, January 23, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses & Dust Mask
Description: Turn this classic pen while learning the techniques for other small turning projects. Students in this class will learn basic lathe set up and use. A great gift idea.
Tuition: $75.00
Tuition Notes: (Includes Pen Kit)

Click Here to Request Information

Tablesaw Techniques & Safety with: Bob Rudkin
Beginner/Intermediate

Wednesday, January 23, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: This class is designed for those who want to learn the basics of table saw use and for those who want to increase their knowledge of the many available accessories and jigs. The instructor will cover table saw safety, setup and tuning. He will cover the uses of the fence and miter gauge, blade types, and blade uses.
Tuition: $75.00

Click Here to Request Information

Hand Tool Sharpening with: Tanner Scott
Beginner

Monday, January 28, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: Sharpening is an essential skill when using hand tools. And sharp tools are so much more fun to use! Hone your skills in sharpening plane blades and chisels with bench stones. You will learn a simple, straightforward process to bring an edge tool to peak performance. This class is a prerequisite for the Hand Tool Joinery classes.
Tuition: $45.00

Click Here to Request Information

Porter Cable Dovetails with: Aaron Cornell
Beginner

Thursday, January 31, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: We will introduce you to making machine cut dovetails with your Porter Cable Dovetail jig and a router. What at first may appear difficult, will become easy for you, after watching the set up procedure and practicing the proper technique. Trouble shooting errors will be covered. Please bring your router with a 1/2" collet to class and your Porter Cable Dovetail Jig.
Tuition: $75.00

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Leigh Dovetail Jewelry Box with: Aaron Cornell
Beginner/Intermediate

Part 1: Friday, February 1, 5 PM - 9 PM
Part 2: Saturday, February 2, 9 AM - 5 PM
Part 3: Sunday, February 3, 11 AM - 5 PM

Prerequisite: Leigh D4R Pro Jig With Model F13 Finger-joint Template.
Tools Required: Leigh D4R Pro Jig With Model F13 Finger-joint Template.
Description: Learn the great things the Leigh Dovetail jig can do for your woodworking. You will learn basic tool and jig set-up while you build a variable-space dovetailed jewelry box.
Tuition: $250.00

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Knife Making with: Jeff Watson
Beginner/Intermediate

Part 1: Friday, March 1, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 2: Saturday, March 2, 9 AM - 12 PM

Description: The instructor will demonstrate blank preparation, attaching wood or acrylic to metal and finishing the knife to a brilliant shine. Price includes wood scales and knife blank,
Tuition: $95.00

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Scroll Saw Intro with: Brian Bass
Beginner

Monday, February 4, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: The class covers: safety, saw selection, saw set-up, blade selection, basic cutting, square corners, pattern selection and use, sanding and finishing. The class is hands-on and the students will participate in several practice exercises in addition to learning care and maintenance. If you have a saw you want to bring please do so, (saw must be in good working order for the class) otherwise a machine will be provided for you.
Tuition: $75.00

Click Here to Request Information

Wood Staining with: Jeff Watson
Beginner

Monday, February 4, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: A hands-on experience that will allow you to tackle your next staining project with confidence and achieve successful results. We'll cover the various types of stains (oil, water and alcohol based) as well as the various ways to apply them from brush and wipe-on to spaying and toning.
Tuition: $75.00

Click Here to Request Information

Weekly Wood Carving with: Lennie Williams
All

Part 1: Tuesday, February 5, 6 PM - 8 PM
Part 2: Tuesday, February 12, 6 PM - 8 PM
Part 3: Tuesday, February 19, 6 PM - 8 PM
Part 4: Tuesday, February 26, 6 PM - 8 PM

Description: Learn the basics of wood carving any style: relief, architectural, realistic, caricature, wildlife, coastal Indian, chip carving. Beginning students will work on a practice piece to learn the basic techniques of carving, overview of carving tools and their care along with styles of carving and then work on a carving in the style of their choice on an on-going basis. New students need to meet with the instructor one week prior to their first class.
Tuition: $30.00
Tuition Notes: $30/class Or 4 Class Punch Card For $99. Class Fee Doesn't Include Materials.

Click Here to Request Information

Router Table Techniques with: Bob Rudkin
Beginner

Wednesday, February 6, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Dust Mask & Safety Goggles
Description: In this class you will learn to use your router more fully as a precise joint maker, pattern cutter, edger (jointer), and additional router table techniques.
Tuition: $75.00

Click Here to Request Information

Toni Twist Pen Class with: Steve Merrill
Beginner

Wednesday, February 6, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses & Dust Mask
Description: Turn this classic pen while learning the techniques for other small turning projects. Students in this class will learn basic lathe set up and use. A great gift idea.
Tuition: $75.00

Click Here to Request Information

Lathe Tool Sharpening with: Steve Young
All

Thursday, February 7, 6 PM - 8 PM

Tools Required: Dull Turning Tools
Description: Discover the techniques to sharpen your lathe tools in a quick, accurate and repeatable way. Instruction will include the use of the popular Wolverine jig system and other aids which will give you superb results. Sharp tools are safer to use, they enable you to create higher quality work and you will get more enjoyment while turning. So sign-up and learn how to stay sharp.
Tuition: $55.00

Click Here to Request Information

Router Inlay with: Aaron Cornell
Beginner/Intermediate

Saturday, February 9, 2 PM - 5 PM

Description: Advance your router skills with this great technique. Using the brass bearing inlay kit form Whiteside tools you will learn to make templates of any shape and rout these forms along with a matching inset piece into your working surface. Using this procedure you will be able to generate a host of designs and add pizzaz to your custom wood working.
Tuition: $75.00

Click Here to Request Information

Introduction To Basic Finishing with: Jeff Watson
All

Tuesday, February 12, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Dust Mask
Description: This will be a "hands on" finishing class where students will learn easy and quick finishes. These take no special mixed ingredients, using only simple, off the shelf materials you can achieve 3-4 different useful finishes that will really express how you feel about your work! No paint brush required!!!
Tuition: $75.00

Click Here to Request Information

Spindle Turning with: Gary Smith
Beginner/Intermediate

Saturday, February 16, 8 AM - 3 PM

Tools Required: Tools & Materials Provided By Woodcraft
Description: For the beginner or anyone needing a refresher course on the basics of spindle turning this class is for you. Instruction will include tool selection, proper handling techniques and creating the basic spindle profiles. You will have time to practice your new skills and then turn a shop mallet.
Tuition: $95.00

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Upper Cabinet Construction with: Aaron Cornell
Beginner/Intermediate

Saturday, February 16, 10 AM - 7 PM

Description: Learn how to plan, cut, assemble and mount an upper wall cabinet. In addition, learn how to make a style and rail door with a flat panel along with how to mount euro hinges to it and adjust them properly.
Tuition: $150.00

Click Here to Request Information

Spray Finishing Techniques with: Jeff Watson
Beginner

Monday, February 18, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: Spraying a finish on your project is like the holy grail of woodwork finishing, yet the process intimidates so many people for fear of ruining all of their hard work. This class is designed to take the guesswork out of the finishing process with hands-on practice and will teach you: types of finish to spray, thinning of finish, and types of spray guns. After taking this class, you will have the confidence to finish your next project like a pro and take your skills to the next level.
Tuition: $75.00

Click Here to Request Information

Introduction To Wood Burning with: Sharon Becker
Beginner

Tuesday, February 19, 6 PM - 9 PM

Prerequisite: Bring A "Colwood Style" Wood Burner.
Tools Required: Please Bring A Wood Burner With You.
Description: Learn the fundamentals of woodburning. Students will learn pattern transfer, outlining, shading, texturing and tip selection.
Tuition: $75.00

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Turn A Sedona Roller Ball Pen with: Steve Merrill
Beginner

Wednesday, February 20, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses & Dust Mask
Description: Turn this classic pen while learning the techniques for other small turning projects. Students in this class will learn basic lathe set up and use. A great gift idea.
Tuition: $75.00
Tuition Notes: (Includes Pen Kit)

Click Here to Request Information

Wooden Spoon Making with: Rex Hansen
Beginner

Thursday, February 21, 5 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: None.
Description: Add some beautiful wooden spoons to your kitchen utensils collection. Learn the basics of shape and design, using the spokeshave and carving chisels to create an amazing spoon that you can actually use.
Tuition: $75.00

Click Here to Request Information

Turn A Lidded Box with: Steve Young
Intermediate

Thursday, February 21, 6 PM - 9 PM

Prerequisite: Wood Turning Workshop Or Equivalent Experience
Description: Create a lidded box. This project will challenge you on several levels. First learning to cut end grain inside a cavity; and second, making a tight fitting lid. These are useful skills to attain and the box will be a great reminder of learning them.
Tuition: $75.00

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Bowl Turning with: Gary Smith
Beginner/Intermediate

Saturday, February 23, 8 AM - 3 PM

Tools Required: Dust Mask & Eye Protection
Description: Gary's basic bowl class concentrates on the craft of making a wooden bowl for everyday practical use. The basics of wood selection, mounting the wood to the lathe, design elements and the use of bowl gouges to turn and shape the bowl. Sanding and finishing will also be discussed.
Tuition: $95.00

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Box Making with: Brian Bass
All

Saturday, February 23, 9 AM - 4 PM

Description: Box making is a fundamental skill that can be applied to many different aspects of woodworking. Whether you are a beginner, or just looking to add to your knowledge about woodworking. This is a class for you. Rabbet joints, inset hinges, wood choice and more will be covered in the class.
Tuition: $95.00

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Hand Tool Sharpening with: Tanner Scott
Beginner

Monday, February 25, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: Sharpening is an essential skill when using hand tools. And sharp tools are so much more fun to use! Hone your skills in sharpening plane blades and chisels with bench stones. You will learn a simple, straightforward process to bring an edge tool to peak performance. This class is a prerequisite for the Hand Tool Joinery classes.
Tuition: $45.00

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Restore It with: Jeff Watson
All

Wednesday, February 27, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: Have you ever wanted to keep an antique piece of furniture; or passed up something at a garage sale for fear of blemishes? You don't have to miss these opportunities anymore, come learn how to restore your antique treasures to their former glory. Jeff will show fundamental techniques as well as some tips and tricks; all while helping you restore a small piece of sample material. Don't miss this awesome class.
Tuition: $90.00

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Wood Staining with: Jeff Watson
Beginner

Monday, March 4, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: A hands-on experience that will allow you to tackle your next staining project with confidence and achieve successful results. We'll cover the various types of stains (oil, water and alcohol based) as well as the various ways to apply them from brush and wipe-on to spaying and toning.
Tuition: $75.00

Click Here to Request Information

Rough To Ready with: Brian Bass
Beginner/Intermediate

Monday, March 4, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: Learn how to use the planer, jointer, and table saw to safely prepare and correctly dimension wood. Virtually every wood project begins with this exercise and a thorough understanding of the basics will be a great foundation upon which you may build a safe and creative hobby experience.
Tuition: $75.00

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Weekly Wood Carving with: Lennie Williams
All

Part 1: Tuesday, March 5, 6 PM - 8 PM
Part 2: Tuesday, March 12, 6 PM - 8 PM
Part 3: Tuesday, March 19, 6 PM - 8 PM
Part 4: Tuesday, March 26, 6 PM - 8 PM

Description: Learn the basics of wood carving any style: relief, architectural, realistic, caricature, wildlife, coastal Indian, chip carving. Beginning students will work on a practice piece to learn the basic techniques of carving, overview of carving tools and their care along with styles of carving and then work on a carving in the style of their choice on an on-going basis. New students need to meet with the instructor one week prior to their first class.
Tuition: $30.00
Tuition Notes: $30/class Or 4 Class Punch Card For $99. Class Fee Doesn't Include Materials.

Click Here to Request Information

Toni Twist Pen Class with: Steve Merrill
Beginner

Wednesday, March 6, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses & Dust Mask
Description: Turn this classic pen while learning the techniques for other small turning projects. Students in this class will learn basic lathe set up and use. A great gift idea.
Tuition: $75.00

Click Here to Request Information

Handheld Router Techniques with: Bob Rudkin
Beginner

Wednesday, March 6, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Dust Mask & Eye Protection
Description: Students will be introduced to basic router functions, router bits, and their appropriate applications. Hands on experience will allow students to become familiar with the adjustment and basic freehand operation of the router. Bring your own router and bits if you would like.
Tuition: $75.00

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Lathe Tool Sharpening with: Steve Young
All

Thursday, March 7, 6 PM - 8 PM

Tools Required: Dull Turning Tools
Description: Discover the techniques to sharpen your lathe tools in a quick, accurate and repeatable way. Instruction will include the use of the popular Wolverine jig system and other aids which will give you superb results. Sharp tools are safer to use, they enable you to create higher quality work and you will get more enjoyment while turning. So sign-up and learn how to stay sharp.
Tuition: $55.00

Click Here to Request Information

Bandsaw Set-Up with: Brian Stockham
Beginner/Intermediate

Monday, March 11, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: Learn how to select a blade and adjust the tension, set the guide blocks/bearings, check wheel alignment, switch blades and use the tilting table. In addition, some cutting techniques such as re-sawing and circle cutting will be covered as well. This is a hands-on class so come prepared to practice and get dusty.
Tuition: $75.00

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Beginning Carving with: Eric Owens
Beginner

Wednesday, March 13, 6 PM - 9 PM

Prerequisite: Open To Students 14 And Up. Minors Must Be Accompanied By An Adult.
Description: This class can be your first step to learning something new. Carving is great fun and a hobby you can do anywhere. In class, you will learn tool basics, layout and proper technique.
Tuition: $45.00

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CNC The XYZ with: CNC Users Group member
Beginner

Friday, March 15, 6 PM - 8:30 PM

Prerequisite: Each Participant Will Need A Laptop With The Free Trial Version Of VCarve Installed. Download From Www.vectric.com/downloads/trial-software.html
Description: CNC the XYZ:…an introductory seminar into the world of the CNC. This three block program includes: an introduction to software, an overview of CNC mechanics and how to cut a v-carve sign. During the software portion, participants will create a sign using Vectric VCarve and develop a toolpath. Followed by instruction on how to secure a blank, the parts, the operation and safe use of a CNC. A demonstration of a V-Carved sign concludes the seminar.
Tuition: $15.00

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Bowl Turning with: Gary Smith
Beginner/Intermediate

Saturday, March 16, 8 AM - 3 PM

Tools Required: Dust Mask & Eye Protection
Description: Gary's basic bowl class concentrates on the craft of making a wooden bowl for everyday practical use. The basics of wood selection, mounting the wood to the lathe, design elements and the use of bowl gouges to turn and shape the bowl. Sanding and finishing will also be discussed.
Tuition: $95.00

Click Here to Request Information

Spray Finishing Techniques with: Jeff Watson
Beginner

Monday, March 18, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: Spraying a finish on your project is like the holy grail of woodwork finishing, yet the process intimidates so many people for fear of ruining all of their hard work. This class is designed to take the guesswork out of the finishing process with hands-on practice and will teach you: types of finish to spray, thinning of finish, and types of spray guns. After taking this class, you will have the confidence to finish your next project like a pro and take your skills to the next level.
Tuition: $75.00

Click Here to Request Information

Hand Tool Sharpening with: Tanner Scott
Beginner

Monday, March 18, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: Sharpening is an essential skill when using hand tools. And sharp tools are so much more fun to use! Hone your skills in sharpening plane blades and chisels with bench stones. You will learn a simple, straightforward process to bring an edge tool to peak performance. This class is a prerequisite for the Hand Tool Joinery classes.
Tuition: $45.00

Click Here to Request Information

Introduction To Wood Burning with: Sharon Becker
Beginner

Tuesday, March 19, 6 PM - 9 PM

Prerequisite: Bring A "Colwood Style" Wood Burner.
Tools Required: Please Bring A Wood Burner With You.
Description: Learn the fundamentals of woodburning. Students will learn pattern transfer, outlining, shading, texturing and tip selection.
Tuition: $75.00

Click Here to Request Information

Turn A Sedona Roller Ball Pen with: Steve Merrill
Beginner

Wednesday, March 20, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses & Dust Mask
Description: Turn this classic pen while learning the techniques for other small turning projects. Students in this class will learn basic lathe set up and use. A great gift idea.
Tuition: $75.00
Tuition Notes: (Includes Pen Kit)

Click Here to Request Information

Base Cabinet Construction with: Aaron Cornell
Beginner/Intermediate

Part 1: Wednesday, March 20, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 2: Saturday, March 23, 9 AM - 5 PM

Description: Learn how to plan, cut, assemble and mount a lower wall cabinet. In addition, learn how to make a style and rail door with a flat panel along with how to mount euro hinges to it and adjust them properly.
Tuition: $225.00

Click Here to Request Information

Wooden Spoon Making with: Rex Hansen
Beginner

Thursday, March 21, 5 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: None.
Description: Add some beautiful wooden spoons to your kitchen utensils collection. Learn the basics of shape and design, using the spokeshave and carving chisels to create an amazing spoon that you can actually use.
Tuition: $75.00

Click Here to Request Information

Turn A Goblet with: Steve Young
Intermediate

Thursday, March 21, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: This is one fun class. Learn how to delicately cut a thin stem attached to a bowl and a base and then pare it off without twisting that tender stem to shreds. Students need to be an intermediate turner; either through class instruction or having completed numerous projects, or better yet, both.
Tuition: $75.00

Click Here to Request Information

Tablesaw Techniques & Safety with: Bob Rudkin
Beginner/Intermediate

Wednesday, March 27, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: This class is designed for those who want to learn the basics of table saw use and for those who want to increase their knowledge of the many available accessories and jigs. The instructor will cover table saw safety, setup and tuning. He will cover the uses of the fence and miter gauge, blade types, and blade uses.
Tuition: $75.00

Click Here to Request Information

Porter Cable Dovetails with: Aaron Cornell
Beginner

Thursday, March 28, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: We will introduce you to making machine cut dovetails with your Porter Cable Dovetail jig and a router. What at first may appear difficult, will become easy for you, after watching the set up procedure and practicing the proper technique. Trouble shooting errors will be covered. Please bring your router with a 1/2" collet to class and your Porter Cable Dovetail Jig.
Tuition: $75.00

Click Here to Request Information

Scroll Saw Intro with: Brian Bass
Beginner

Monday, April 1, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: The class covers: safety, saw selection, saw set-up, blade selection, basic cutting, square corners, pattern selection and use, sanding and finishing. The class is hands-on and the students will participate in several practice exercises in addition to learning care and maintenance. If you have a saw you want to bring please do so, (saw must be in good working order for the class) otherwise a machine will be provided for you.
Tuition: $75.00

Click Here to Request Information

Wood Staining with: Jeff Watson
Beginner

Monday, April 1, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: A hands-on experience that will allow you to tackle your next staining project with confidence and achieve successful results. We'll cover the various types of stains (oil, water and alcohol based) as well as the various ways to apply them from brush and wipe-on to spaying and toning.
Tuition: $75.00

Click Here to Request Information

Weekly Wood Carving with: Lennie Williams
All

Part 1: Tuesday, April 2, 6 PM - 8 PM
Part 2: Tuesday, April 9, 6 PM - 8 PM
Part 3: Tuesday, April 16, 6 PM - 8 PM
Part 4: Tuesday, April 23, 6 PM - 8 PM
Part 5: Tuesday, April 30, 6 PM - 8 PM

Description: Learn the basics of wood carving any style: relief, architectural, realistic, caricature, wildlife, coastal Indian, chip carving. Beginning students will work on a practice piece to learn the basic techniques of carving, overview of carving tools and their care along with styles of carving and then work on a carving in the style of their choice on an on-going basis. New students need to meet with the instructor one week prior to their first class.
Tuition: $30.00
Tuition Notes: $30/class Or 4 Class Punch Card For $99. Class Fee Doesn't Include Materials.

Click Here to Request Information

Toni Twist Pen Class with: Steve Merrill
Beginner

Wednesday, April 3, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses & Dust Mask
Description: Turn this classic pen while learning the techniques for other small turning projects. Students in this class will learn basic lathe set up and use. A great gift idea.
Tuition: $75.00

Click Here to Request Information

Router Table Techniques with: Bob Rudkin
Beginner

Wednesday, April 3, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Dust Mask & Safety Goggles
Description: In this class you will learn to use your router more fully as a precise joint maker, pattern cutter, edger (jointer), and additional router table techniques.
Tuition: $75.00

Click Here to Request Information

Lathe Tool Sharpening with: Steve Young
All

Thursday, April 4, 6 PM - 8 PM

Tools Required: Dull Turning Tools
Description: Discover the techniques to sharpen your lathe tools in a quick, accurate and repeatable way. Instruction will include the use of the popular Wolverine jig system and other aids which will give you superb results. Sharp tools are safer to use, they enable you to create higher quality work and you will get more enjoyment while turning. So sign-up and learn how to stay sharp.
Tuition: $55.00

Click Here to Request Information

Leigh Dovetail Jewelry Box with: Aaron Cornell
Beginner/Intermediate

Part 1: Friday, April 5, 5 PM - 9 PM
Part 2: Saturday, April 6, 9 AM - 5 PM
Part 3: Sunday, April 7, 11 AM - 5 PM

Prerequisite: Leigh D4R Pro Jig With Model F13 Finger-joint Template.
Tools Required: Leigh D4R Pro Jig With Model F13 Finger-joint Template.
Description: Learn the great things the Leigh Dovetail jig can do for your woodworking. You will learn basic tool and jig set-up while you build a variable-space dovetailed jewelry box.
Tuition: $250.00

Click Here to Request Information

Introduction To Basic Finishing with: Jeff Watson
All

Tuesday, April 9, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Dust Mask
Description: This will be a "hands on" finishing class where students will learn easy and quick finishes. These take no special mixed ingredients, using only simple, off the shelf materials you can achieve 3-4 different useful finishes that will really express how you feel about your work! No paint brush required!!!
Tuition: $75.00

Click Here to Request Information

Router Inlay with: Aaron Cornell
Beginner/Intermediate

Saturday, April 13, 2 PM - 5 PM

Description: Advance your router skills with this great technique. Using the brass bearing inlay kit form Whiteside tools you will learn to make templates of any shape and rout these forms along with a matching inset piece into your working surface. Using this procedure you will be able to generate a host of designs and add pizzaz to your custom wood working.
Tuition: $75.00

Click Here to Request Information

Spray Finishing Techniques with: Jeff Watson
Beginner

Monday, April 15, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: Spraying a finish on your project is like the holy grail of woodwork finishing, yet the process intimidates so many people for fear of ruining all of their hard work. This class is designed to take the guesswork out of the finishing process with hands-on practice and will teach you: types of finish to spray, thinning of finish, and types of spray guns. After taking this class, you will have the confidence to finish your next project like a pro and take your skills to the next level.
Tuition: $75.00

Click Here to Request Information

Introduction To Wood Burning with: Sharon Becker
Beginner

Tuesday, April 16, 6 PM - 9 PM

Prerequisite: Bring A "Colwood Style" Wood Burner.
Tools Required: Please Bring A Wood Burner With You.
Description: Learn the fundamentals of woodburning. Students will learn pattern transfer, outlining, shading, texturing and tip selection.
Tuition: $75.00

Click Here to Request Information

Turn A Sedona Roller Ball Pen with: Steve Merrill
Beginner

Wednesday, April 17, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses & Dust Mask
Description: Turn this classic pen while learning the techniques for other small turning projects. Students in this class will learn basic lathe set up and use. A great gift idea.
Tuition: $80.00
Tuition Notes: (Includes Pen Kit)

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Wooden Spoon Making with: Rex Hansen
Beginner

Thursday, April 18, 5 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: None.
Description: Add some beautiful wooden spoons to your kitchen utensils collection. Learn the basics of shape and design, using the spokeshave and carving chisels to create an amazing spoon that you can actually use.
Tuition: $75.00

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Turn A Lidded Box with: Steve Young
Intermediate

Thursday, April 18, 6 PM - 9 PM

Prerequisite: Wood Turning Workshop Or Equivalent Experience
Description: Create a lidded box. This project will challenge you on several levels. First learning to cut end grain inside a cavity; and second, making a tight fitting lid. These are useful skills to attain and the box will be a great reminder of learning them.
Tuition: $75.00

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Spindle Turning with: Gary Smith
Beginner/Intermediate

Saturday, April 20, 8 AM - 3 PM

Tools Required: Tools & Materials Provided By Woodcraft
Description: For the beginner or anyone needing a refresher course on the basics of spindle turning this class is for you. Instruction will include tool selection, proper handling techniques and creating the basic spindle profiles. You will have time to practice your new skills and then turn a shop mallet.
Tuition: $95.00

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Upper Cabinet Construction with: Aaron Cornell
Beginner/Intermediate

Saturday, April 20, 10 AM - 7 PM

Description: Learn how to plan, cut, assemble and mount an upper wall cabinet. In addition, learn how to make a style and rail door with a flat panel along with how to mount euro hinges to it and adjust them properly.
Tuition: $150.00

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Hand Tool Sharpening with: Tanner Scott
Beginner

Monday, April 22, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: Sharpening is an essential skill when using hand tools. And sharp tools are so much more fun to use! Hone your skills in sharpening plane blades and chisels with bench stones. You will learn a simple, straightforward process to bring an edge tool to peak performance. This class is a prerequisite for the Hand Tool Joinery classes.
Tuition: $45.00

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Restore It with: Jeff Watson
All

Wednesday, April 24, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: Have you ever wanted to keep an antique piece of furniture; or passed up something at a garage sale for fear of blemishes? You don't have to miss these opportunities anymore, come learn how to restore your antique treasures to their former glory. Jeff will show fundamental techniques as well as some tips and tricks; all while helping you restore a small piece of sample material. Don't miss this awesome class.
Tuition: $90.00

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Bowl Turning with: Gary Smith
Beginner/Intermediate

Saturday, April 27, 8 AM - 3 PM

Tools Required: Dust Mask & Eye Protection
Description: Gary's basic bowl class concentrates on the craft of making a wooden bowl for everyday practical use. The basics of wood selection, mounting the wood to the lathe, design elements and the use of bowl gouges to turn and shape the bowl. Sanding and finishing will also be discussed.
Tuition: $95.00

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Box Making with: Brian Bass
All

Saturday, April 27, 9 AM - 4 PM

Description: Box making is a fundamental skill that can be applied to many different aspects of woodworking. Whether you are a beginner, or just looking to add to your knowledge about woodworking. This is a class for you. Rabbet joints, inset hinges, wood choice and more will be covered in the class.
Tuition: $95.00

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