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Phone:
(614) 273-0488
Fax:
(614) 273-0490
Email:
columbus-retail@woodcraft.com

1077 Bethel Road
Columbus, OH 43220
USA

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Hours of Operation

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

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Turning A Duck Call with: Tom Wood
Canceled

Thursday, September 23, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: In this class Tom will instruct students how to turn and customize their own "Duck" call. This is a great class for all hunters/outdoorsmen and women.
Tuition: $65.00
Tuition Notes: Call 614-273-0488 To Sign Up! 7-days' notice required to cancel or reschedule

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Date Night - Turning An Acrylic Pen Blank with: Devon Palmer
Beginner

Saturday, September 25, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Bring Tools If You Have Them, Not Required.
Description: It's a Date! In this class, you and your partner will learn how to cut acrylic pen blanks, drill and mount the blanks on the lathe, turn the pen barrels and apply finish. Turning acrylic blanks comes with certain challenges beyond turning wood blanks. Devon will demo the process, then each of you will turn your pen taking the steps Devon featured with the final step of assembling the pen. During the class, each student will complete a pen that they will be proud to show off. No experience is necessary!
Tuition: $125.00
Tuition Notes: 6-9pm, Call 614-273-0488 To Sign Up!

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Turned Hollow Forms with: Devon Palmer
Intermediate

Sunday, September 26, 9 AM - 5 PM

Prerequisite: Spindle Or Bowl Class
Tools Required: Spindle Gouge & Parting Tool
Description: This is a great class to learn basic end grain hollowing and hollow form design techniques. You will complete two projects: a small open end grain vase and a hollow enclosed vase with a small opening at the top of the piece. During the class, you will learn how to prep, mount, shape and finish your items. A class prerequisite is at least one full day turning class such as spindle or bowl turning.
Tuition: $125.00
Tuition Notes: Call 614.273.0488 To Sign Up! At Least 7 Days Notice Required To Cancel Or Reschedule.

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Lathe Tool Sharpening with: Devon Palmer
Beginner

Tuesday, September 28, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Bring Own Lathe Tools (if Possible)
Description: Devon brings his knowledge of sharpening to this course that is a necessity for all turners. It covers the basics of grinders, grinding wheel selection and setup, various jigs and their applications, and specific techniques for sharpening scrapers, gouges and skews. Students will have a chance to work on their own tools during the practice session so bring all of your turning tools and learn how to sharpen them!
Tuition: $65.00
Tuition Notes: Sign Up at Store or Call 614-273-0488. 7 Days' notice required to cancel / reschedule. 3h.

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Focus On The Skew with: Devon Palmer
Intermediate

Wednesday, September 29, 6 PM - 9 PM

Prerequisite: Spindle Turning Class
Tools Required: Bring Own Lathe Tools (if Possible)
Description: The Skew is a favorite tool for experienced turners, thanks to its effectiveness and versatility. However, it can be a tad scary to use, and does require some practice. So, learn from a Pro and take the class from Devon Palmer, to learn how to sharpen & set-up different types of Skews, learn how to make all seven (7) of the basic cuts as well as advanced techniques applicable to spindle and pen turning. You'll come away with familiarity with one of the most versatile tools in woodturning!
Tuition: $75.00
Tuition Notes: Call 614-273-0488 To Sign Up! 7 Days' notice required to cancel / reschedule.

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Craft Excellence In Woodturning And Technique with: Matt Monaco
Canceled

Part 1: Thursday, September 30, 9 AM - 5 PM
Part 2: Friday, October 1, 9 AM - 5 PM
Part 3: Saturday, October 2, 9 AM - 5 PM
Part 4: Sunday, October 3, 9 AM - 5 PM
Part 5: Monday, October 4, 9 AM - 5 PM

Prerequisite: Turning Experience With Spindles, Bowls, And End-grain Hollow & Lidded Vessels
Tools Required: Roughing, Spindle & Bowl Gouges, Skew, Scraper(s), Parting And Hollowing Tools, And Eye Protection / Face Shield. Avoid Loose Clothing & Jewelry.
Description: In this 5-day immersion course, you'll learn to not only express the excitement and joy of creating, shaping, and making objects on the wood lathe, but understand how to translate the skill development of traditional handturning tool techniques into a select variety of projects that will improve your overall design etiquette and instill confidence as a maker of turned objects. Emphasis will be on gaining a solid understanding of what good technique and form is, the importance & necessity of tool control, sharpening, and developing both muscle memory and a natural eye for form. Projects will include: Small Decorative Finial Boxes, Fine Detail Platter & Bowl, and Fine Detail Jar.
Tuition: $800.00
Tuition Notes: Call The Store At (614) 273-0488 To Sign Up! Cancellations Or Reschedules Require 7 Days' Notice.

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Rough To Ready with: Mark Stone
Beginner

Tuesday, October 5, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Notebook, Safety Glasses & Hearing Protection
Description: Join Mark in this basic class which is a great hands-on introduction to most key woodworking tools - a must for all beginning woodworkers. Each student will receive a rough sawn board which they will proceed to mill (flatten, square, and cut) to a useful, final dimension. The power tools you'll use in this class include the miter saw, band saw, table saw, jointer, and planer. Included with the class is a copy of Tauton's "Complete Illustrated Guide to Woodworking." (WC# 151023)
Tuition: $65.00
Tuition Notes: Call The Store At (614) 273-0488 To Sign Up! Cancellations Or Reschedules Require 7 Days' Notice.

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Woodturning Date Night with: Devon Palmer
Beginner

Friday, October 8, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Bring Tools If You Have Them, Not Required.
Description: It's a Date! In this class, you and your partner will learn how to cut pen blanks, drill and mount the blanks on the lathe, turn the pen barrels and apply finish. Devon will demo the process, then each of you will turn your pen taking the steps Devon featured with the final step of assembling the pen. During the class, each student will complete a pen that they will be proud to show off. No experience is necessary!
Tuition: $95.00
Tuition Notes: Call 614-273-0488 To Sign Up! 7 Days' notice required to cancel / reschedule.

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Intro To Spindle Turning with: Devon Palmer
Beginner

Saturday, October 9, 9 AM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Bring Tools If You Have Them, Not Required.
Description: Explore woodturning with this introductory class to spindle turning. Learn how to use and sharpen basic woodturning tools: spindle gouges, roughing gouges, scrapers, parting tool and the skew. We'll cover basic safety, lathe setup, mounting/chucking of wood and basic cuts with each of the tools. We'll finish the day using the developed skills in turning and finishing a bottle stopper.
Tuition: $125.00
Tuition Notes: Sign Up in Store or Call 614-273-0488. 7 Days' notice required to cancel / reschedule. 8h.

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Intro To Bowl Turning with: Devon Palmer
Intermediate

Sunday, October 10, 9 AM - 5 PM

Prerequisite: Spindle Turning Class
Tools Required: Bring Tools If You Have Them, Not Required.
Description: In this course, students will learn how to turn a small wooden bowl from green wood. They'll go through the process of selecting, preparing, and mounting the wood on the lathe, discuss tool selection/use and sharpening, shaping/turning of the outside/inside, sanding/finishing and drying of green wood.
Tuition: $150.00
Tuition Notes: Sign Up at Store or Call 614-273-0488. 7 Days' notice required to cancel / reschedule. 8h.

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Router Basics with: Eric Rauschenbach
Beginner

Tuesday, October 12, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Notebook, Safety Glasses & Hearing Protection
Description: The router is one of the most versatile tools in the shop. Whether you are a new router user or you've dusted off the cobwebs, this is a great class. Learn the ins and outs of router types, horse power, bit selection, proper safety, accessories, jigs and router tables versus shaper tables. Bring all those puzzling router questions to stump the teacher, and have a great time in this informative class. This is a hands-on class, so each student will use a router to make a simple project they can bring home.
Tuition: $65.00
Tuition Notes: Call (614) 273-0488 To Sign Up! 7 Days required to Cancel or Reschedule

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Making a Decorative Trivet with: Laura Gorun
All

Wednesday, October 13, 6 PM - 9:30 PM

Description: In this class, students will create a trivet from a solid wood board, featuring a pierced decorative design. Each student will leave the class with a basic familiarity and comfort level with the scroll saw (especially with changing blades), and we may try a little carving for accents, as well. In addition to going through the general capabilities of the scroll saw, we'll also discuss transferring designs to wood, and appropriate finishing techniques suitable for a trivet. Each student leaves the class with a trivet that can protect their countertops or dinner tables for years to come, and the knowledge to make more!
Tuition: $75.00
Tuition Notes: Call 614-273-0488 To Sign Up! Cancellations/Reschedules Must Be Made At Least 7 Days Prior To Class.

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Building An Acoustic Guitar with: Scott Dixon

Part 1: Friday, October 15, 9 AM - 5 PM
Part 2: Saturday, October 16, 9 AM - 5 PM
Part 3: Sunday, October 17, 9 AM - 5 PM

Description: Many of those who have played or even admired the beauty of the guitar have shown interest in someday making an heirloom instrument that can be played today and passed on and continued to be played for generations. This is a full, three day class, Thursday thru Sunday. The class is designed to take a beginner/intermediate woodworker through the steps to make a steel string acoustic guitar from a unique kit. You will learn the terminology and the techniques focused on many of the specialized processes to complete your own personalized instrument. The process is broken down into small steps to familiarize the student with the construction of the neck including truss rod installation, fingerboard and fretting, abalone inlay and construction of the body including brace trimming/fitting, top installation, bridge gluing/alignment, purfling and final fit up to the neck to body joint using a bolt-on system. Each guitar will be completed leaving the final topcoat finish up to the student. If you are interested in this class be sure to visit the store to see and play the finished guitar. Two models are available - Sapele or Figured Maple.
Tuition: $800.00
Tuition Notes: Call 614-273-0488 To Sign Up For The Class. 1/2 Of The Total Is Due At Sign Up With The Other 1/2 Due 30 Days Prior To The Start Of The Class.

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Table Saw 101 with: Mark Stone
All

Tuesday, October 19, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Notebook, Safety Glasses & Hearing Protection
Description: The Table saw has been at the center of every workshop since it's inception in the late 1700's. Join Mark to learn the basics of one of any woodshop's most versatile machines. You'll be shown how to set up and maintain the machine, as well as how to make a variety of typical cuts, as we walk through making a box you'll take home. This class is a perfect intro or refresher for the table saw - good for all experience levels.
Tuition: $75.00
Tuition Notes: Call (614) 273-0488 To Sign Up! Cancellations Or Reschedules Require 7 Days' Notice.

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Knifemaking Class with: Brad Hunt
All

Wednesday, October 20, 6 PM - 9:30 PM

Description: This class will teach you the steps necessary to make a knife from one of our kits which will allow you to make other knives in the future at home. You'll need to purchase a knife kit and scales prior to the class, from the wide selection we have at the store (10% discount!). Brad explains the process and difficulties with various types of kits on his website (www.bradfordhuntdesign.com), so it's a good idea to review that first! Brad Hunt, who is an expert in knifemaking, will walk you through the process of completing your knife, step-by-step during this class. You can preview some of the knife kits and scales that we have available on our website (www.woodcraft.com), or purchase scales directly from Brad, who will bring some of his unique and stunning knife scales he has produced using cast resin, colored wood, and other materials! The class starts at 6 PM, but you are welcome to come a little early to allow more time to get your knife completed.
Tuition: $80.00
Tuition Notes: Call 614-273-0488 To Sign Up And Then Stop In Prior To The Class To Buy The Knife Kit You Want To Make! 7-day Cancellation Policy

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Turning A Harry Potter Wand with: Savannah Stewart
All

Thursday, October 21, 6 PM - 9 PM

Prerequisite: An Interest In Harry Potter Movies!
Description: Due to the somewhat popular nature of the Harry Potter Movies, we are offering a class to turn, on a Lathe, a Harry Potter Wand! How cool is that! This will be a beginner's turning class, so NO experience is necessary! The instructor will be Savannah Stewart, and she is a Harry Potter nerd as well as an expert turner, so she can't wait for this class either! You will learn how to prepare a wood blank, mount it on a lathe, turn it to a reasonable facsimile of a Harry Potter's wand and then sand and finish it! It will be ready when you leave to perform your every wish! The actual performance, is very much up to the holder and we can't provide a guarantee that it will do anything but look cool! Your friends will definitely be jealous! Kids 10 and older accompanied by an Adult are okay.
Tuition: $65.00
Tuition Notes: Call 614-273-0488 To Sign Up! 7 Days' Notice Required to Cancel / Reschedule.

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Date Night - Turning A Harry Potter Wand with: Savannah Stewart
All

Friday, October 22, 6 PM - 9 PM

Prerequisite: An Interest In Harry Potter Movies!
Description: It's a Date! You are always looking for something fun and new to do, well, here it is! Due to the somewhat popular nature of the Harry Potter Movies and also our Date Night Turning Class, we are combining them! Each couple will enjoy a Pizza Dinner, while the instructor explains and demonstrates the entire process, then you'll get your chance to turn your own wand; it's a great beginner project, so NO experience is necessary! The instructor will be Savannah Stewart, a proper Harry Potter nerd as well as an expert turner, so she is happy to share her magic! You will learn how to prepare a wood blank, mount it on a lathe, turn it to your version of a Harry Potter's wand and then sand and finish it! It will be ready when you leave to perform your every wish! We cannot guarantee its magical performance - that's up to you - but we are confident you will have a great time in this class!
Tuition: $125.00
Tuition Notes: Call 614-273-0488 To Sign Up! 7 Days' Notice Required to Cancel / Reschedule.

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Scary Sharp with: Alan Wolf
Beginner

Saturday, October 23, 12 PM - 4 PM

Description: This new expanded hands on class is for entry and advanced sharpening of Bench Tools such as Plane, Chisel and Spoke Shave Irons, as well as, Scrapers and also easy Kitchen Knife Sharpening will be covered. Alan Wolf, our hand tool expert, will focus on the use of Diamond Plates and the Strop, but will discuss other methods like using wet/dry sandpaper and water/oil stones along with when to use grinders or sanders. He will explain the various types of steel and how they may effect your sharpening and use of your tools, as well as, how to match the correct angle to the material with and without various jigs you will be able to use in the class. Bring your dull irons to class and bring them home sharp with the knowledge on how to keep them sharp! There will be a ten percent (10%) discount for items used during the class the day of the class.
Tuition: $90.00
Tuition Notes: Call 614-273-0488 To Sign Up. 7 Days' Notice Required to Cancel/Reschedule. 4h.

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Turning A Fishing Lure with: Tom Wood
All

Thursday, October 28, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: Fish on! Every tackle box needs a classic surface lure for attracting monster muskie, pike and bass. In this class, Tom Wood will teach students to turn the wood into the correct form, apply the outer skin, and seal a torpedo style fishing lure. The final step will be mounting the hardware and hooks. The students will take home the fishing lure that they complete. For those new to turning on a Lathe, it will give you the opportunity to understand how much fun it is. The next step would be to take Tom's Pens, Pens, Pens class or our Spindle turning class taught by Devon Palmer.
Tuition: $65.00
Tuition Notes: Call 614-273-0488 To Sign Up! 7-day notice required to cancel or reschedule. 3h

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Intro To Chip Carving with: Chris Zaenger
All

Part 1: Monday, November 1, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 2: Tuesday, November 2, 6 PM - 9 PM

Prerequisite: None.
Tools Required: 12" rule, Mechanical Pencil, 05Z21 Pfeil's Chip Carving Knife (or sharp equivalent)
Description: This is a two night class. An introduction to chip carving, a decorative art in use since the 1500's. Designs can be placed on furniture, boxes, plates, bowls or spoons. Commemorative plates or plaques can also include wording or free style animals or flowers. This class introduces basic chip styles, knife selection and care, project finishing. The projects will be simple decorative pieces which utilize different techniques. Please bring a mechanical pencil and a 12-inch ruler for the best experience . There may be some work on your project outside of class, if needed. Item #: 05Z21 (Pfiel #2) is recommended for the class and can be purchased with a 10% discount prior to the class when you sign up. Sharpening of the tool will be discussed.
Tuition: $90.00
Tuition Notes: Call 614-273-0488 To Sign Up! 7 Days required to cancel/ reschedule. 3h, 2 nights

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Turning A Bottle Stopper with: Tom Wood
Beginner

Wednesday, November 3, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: This is a great way to learn about turning wood on a Lathe. Before you buy a Lathe, you can learn about how to safely use it and the tools and accessories needed to make a Bottle Stopper! Once you gain this experience, it opens up the opportunity to take a number of other turning classes we offer. Turning items on the Lathe will allow you to make items for yourself as well as distinctive and beautiful gifts for friends and family. Students in this class will learn how to prepare Bottle Stopper blanks, drill and mount the blanks on the lathe, turn the stopper, and apply the finish. The final step will be assembling the stopper. Each student will complete a Bottle Stopper they will be proud of during the class to take home and show friends and family.
Tuition: $65.00
Tuition Notes: Call 614-273-0488 To Sign Up! 7 days' notice required to cancel or reschedule.

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Turning A Harry Potter Wand with: Savannah Stewart
All

Thursday, November 4, 6 PM - 9 PM

Prerequisite: An Interest In Harry Potter Movies!
Description: Due to the somewhat popular nature of the Harry Potter Movies, we are offering a class to turn, on a Lathe, a Harry Potter Wand! How cool is that! This will be a beginner's turning class, so NO experience is necessary! The instructor will be Savannah Stewart, and she is a Harry Potter nerd as well as an expert turner, so she can't wait for this class either! You will learn how to prepare a wood blank, mount it on a lathe, turn it to a reasonable facsimile of a Harry Potter's wand and then sand and finish it! It will be ready when you leave to perform your every wish! The actual performance, is very much up to the holder and we can't provide a guarantee that it will do anything but look cool! Your friends will definitely be jealous! Kids 10 and older accompanied by an Adult are okay.
Tuition: $65.00
Tuition Notes: Call 614-273-0488 To Sign Up! 7 Days' Notice Required to Cancel / Reschedule.

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Woodturning Date Night with: Devon Palmer
Beginner

Friday, November 5, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Bring Tools If You Have Them, Not Required.
Description: It's a Date! In this class, you and your partner will learn how to cut pen blanks, drill and mount the blanks on the lathe, turn the pen barrels and apply finish. Devon will demo the process, then each of you will turn your pen taking the steps Devon featured with the final step of assembling the pen. During the class, each student will complete a pen that they will be proud to show off. No experience is necessary!
Tuition: $95.00
Tuition Notes: Sign Up at Store or Call 614-273-0488. 7 Days' notice required to cancel / reschedule. 3h.

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Intro To Spindle Turning with: Devon Palmer
Beginner

Saturday, November 6, 9 AM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Bring Tools If You Have Them, Not Required.
Description: Explore woodturning with this introductory class to spindle turning. Learn how to use and sharpen basic woodturning tools: spindle gouges, roughing gouges, scrapers, parting tool and the skew. We'll cover basic safety, lathe setup, mounting/chucking of wood and basic cuts with each of the tools. We'll finish the day using the developed skills in turning and finishing a bottle stopper.
Tuition: $125.00
Tuition Notes: Sign Up in Store or Call 614-273-0488. 7 Days' notice required to cancel / reschedule. 8h.

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Intro To Bowl Turning with: Devon Palmer
Intermediate

Sunday, November 7, 9 AM - 5 PM

Prerequisite: Spindle Turning Class
Tools Required: Bring Tools If You Have Them, Not Required.
Description: In this course, students will learn how to turn a small wooden bowl from green wood. They'll go through the process of selecting, preparing, and mounting the wood on the lathe, discuss tool selection/use and sharpening, shaping/turning of the outside/inside, sanding/finishing and drying of green wood.
Tuition: $150.00
Tuition Notes: Sign Up at Store or Call 614-273-0488. 7 Days' notice required to cancel / reschedule. 8h.

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Rough To Ready with: Mark Stone
Beginner

Tuesday, November 9, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Notebook, Safety Glasses & Hearing Protection
Description: Join Mark in this basic class which is a great hands-on introduction to most key woodworking tools - a must for all beginning woodworkers. Each student will receive a rough sawn board which they will proceed to mill (flatten, square, and cut) to a useful, final dimension. The power tools you'll use in this class include the miter saw, band saw, table saw, jointer, and planer. Included with the class is a copy of Tauton's "Complete Illustrated Guide to Woodworking." (WC# 151023)
Tuition: $65.00
Tuition Notes: Call The Store At (614) 273-0488 To Sign Up! 7 Days Required to cancel or reschedule

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Making a Decorative Trivet with: Laura Gorun
All

Wednesday, November 10, 6 PM - 9:30 PM

Description: In this class, students will create a trivet from a solid wood board, featuring a pierced decorative design. Each student will leave the class with a basic familiarity and comfort level with the scroll saw (especially with changing blades), and we may try a little carving for accents, as well. In addition to going through the general capabilities of the scroll saw, we'll also discuss transferring designs to wood, and appropriate finishing techniques suitable for a trivet. Each student leaves the class with a trivet that can protect their countertops or dinner tables for years to come, and the knowledge to make more!
Tuition: $75.00
Tuition Notes: Call 614-273-0488 To Sign Up! Cancellations/Reschedules Must Be Made At Least 7 Days Prior To Class.

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Pens, Pens, Pens with: Tom Wood
Beginner

Thursday, November 11, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: This is a great way to learn about turning wood on a Lathe. Before you buy a Lathe, you can learn about how to safely use it and the tools and accessories needed to make a ballpoint or Rolling Ball pen and also pencils! Once you gain this experience, it opens up the opportunity to take a number of other turning classes we offer. Turning items on the Lathe will allow you to make items for yourself as well as distinctive and beautiful gifts for friends and family. Students in this class will learn how to cut pen blanks, drill and mount the blanks on the lathe, turn the pen barrels and apply the finish. The final step will be assembling the pen. Each student will complete a pen they will be proud of during the class to take home and show friends and family.
Tuition: $65.00
Tuition Notes: Call 614-273-0488 To Sign Up! 7-day notice required to cancel or reschedule. 3h

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Make a Small Utensil Set with: Laura Jenkins Gorun
All

Friday, November 12, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: Make a spreader and fork to accompany your charcuterie board at your fancy holiday parties, or use them any time to make your PB&J, and get pickles from the jar! Either way, Laura will guide you through using a variety of saws and sanders, as well as simple hand tools and techniques to make a set of hardwood utensils with an oil finish. Students will get experience with several woodworking tools and techniques that can be applied to a wide variety of other projects. You'll come away with a beautiful little utensil set you'll be able to use, or give as a gift, as well as the knowledge to make more! This class is a great intro to small woodworking projects for beginners, and a satisfying, quick vehicle for refinement and creativity for those with more experience! Most students can complete both during class, though some choose to continue some refining at home.
Tuition: $75.00
Tuition Notes: Call 614-273-0488 To Sign Up! Cancellations/Reschedules Must Be Made At Least 7 Days Prior To Class.

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Hand Tool Rough to Ready with: Alan Wolf
All

Saturday, November 13, 12 PM - 4 PM

Tools Required: Wheel or Pin Style Marking Gauge, (e.g. item# 153490 or better)Stanley Fat Max saw, or Razor Saw (e.g. item# 171984 or better) (for cross-cut or rip10" Square, Smoothing Plane (No. 4 or 5), and Marking Knife
Description: Learn to dimension a piece of rough-cut timber into a usable board, using only hand tools! “Dimensioning” involves flattening, squaring, and bringing the board to specific dimensions (especially thickness and width) needed for a project. You’ll learn common face & edge marking, squaring, sawing, and hand-plane techniques, using a scrub plane, smoothing plane, hand saws, marking and thickness gauges, and squares. Students must be able to stand at a bench through the class, and must be at least 14 years of age (minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian). A Shooting board, scrub plane, and rough timber are provided for use during class. Upon Request, students receive 10% discount on purchase of tools for class.
Tuition: $100.00
Tuition Notes: Call 614-273-0488 To Sign Up! 7 Days' Notice Required to Cancel / Reschedule. 4h

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Router Basics with: Eric Rauschenbach
Beginner

Tuesday, November 16, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Notebook, Safety Glasses & Hearing Protection
Description: The router is one of the most versatile tools in the shop. Whether you are a new router user or you've dusted off the cobwebs, this is a great class. Learn the ins and outs of router types, horse power, bit selection, proper safety, accessories, jigs and router tables versus shaper tables. Bring all those puzzling router questions to stump the teacher, and have a great time in this informative class. This is a hands-on class, so each student will use a router to make a simple project they can bring home.
Tuition: $65.00
Tuition Notes: Call (614) 273-0488 To Sign Up! 7 Days required to Cancel or Reschedule

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Knifemaking Class with: Brad Hunt
All

Wednesday, November 17, 6 PM - 9:30 PM

Description: This class will teach you the steps necessary to make a knife from one of our kits which will allow you to make other knives in the future at home. You'll need to purchase a knife kit and scales prior to the class, from the wide selection we have at the store (10% discount!). Brad explains the process and difficulties with various types of kits on his website (www.bradfordhuntdesign.com), so it's a good idea to review that first! Brad Hunt, who is an expert in knifemaking, will walk you through the process of completing your knife, step-by-step during this class. You can preview some of the knife kits and scales that we have available on our website (www.woodcraft.com), or purchase scales directly from Brad, who will bring some of his unique and stunning knife scales he has produced using cast resin, colored wood, and other materials! The class starts at 6 PM, but you are welcome to come a little early to allow more time to get your knife completed.
Tuition: $80.00
Tuition Notes: Call 614-273-0488 To Sign Up And Then Stop In Prior To The Class To Buy The Knife Kit You Want To Make! 7-day Cancellation Policy

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Date Night, Christmas Ornaments with: Devon Palmer
Beginner

Friday, November 19, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Bring Own Lathe Tools (if Possible)
Description: It's a Date! In this class, with some festive additions, you and your partner will learn how to cut Ornament blanks, drill and mount the blanks on the lathe, turn the Ornament and apply finish. One of Santa's Elves (the instructor) will demonstrate and help you through each step of the process. The final step will be assembling the Ornament. Each student will complete an Ornament during the class.
Tuition: $95.00
Tuition Notes: Call 614-273-0488. 7 Days' Notice Req'd to Cancel/Reschedule. 3h

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Hollow Globe Christmas Ornament with: Devon Palmer
Intermediate

Saturday, November 20, 12 PM - 4 PM

Prerequisite: Previous Turning Experience Such As Pen Or Spindle Turning
Tools Required: Bring Own Lathe Tools (if Possible)
Description: In this course, students will make a hollow globe Christmas ornament with a long thin ice-cycle. This course will cover useful techniques for advancing your skills such as: Hollowing, cutting and fitting tenons, turning finials, thin/small turning, use of calipers, and drilling on the lathe.
Tuition: $125.00
Tuition Notes: Sign Up at Store or Call 614-273-0488. 7 Days' notice required to cancel / reschedule. 3h.

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Parent/Child Make a Small Utensil Set with: Laura Gorun
All

Sunday, November 21, 1 PM - 4 PM

Description: You and your child (ages 10+ welcome!) will craft a spreader and fork to accompany your party trays, or to make your PB&J, and get pickles from the jar! Either way, Laura will guide you both through using a variety of saws, sanders, and many basic woodworking techniques to make a hardwood spreader and fork with an oil finish. You'll come away with a beautiful little utensil set you've made together, as well as knowledge that can be applied to a wide variety of small woodworking projects! This class is a great intro to small woodworking projects for beginners, and a satisfying, quick vehicle for refinement and creativity for those with more experience! Most students can complete both, and at least start applying the oil finish during class.
Tuition: $85.00
Tuition Notes: Sign Up at Store or Call 614-273-0488. 7 Days' notice required to cancel / reschedule. 4h.

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Table Saw 101 with: Mark Stone
All

Tuesday, November 23, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Notebook, Safety Glasses & Hearing Protection
Description: The Table saw has been at the center of every workshop since it's inception in the late 1700's. Join Mark to learn the basics of one of any woodshop's most versatile machines. You'll be shown how to set up and maintain the machine, as well as how to make a variety of typical cuts, as we walk through making a box you'll take home. This class is a perfect intro or refresher for the table saw - good for all experience levels.
Tuition: $75.00
Tuition Notes: Call (614) 273-0488 To Sign Up! Cancellations Or Reschedules Require 7 Days' Notice.

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Turning A Harry Potter Wand with: Savannah Stewart
All

Monday, November 29, 6 PM - 9 PM

Prerequisite: An Interest In Harry Potter Movies!
Description: Due to the somewhat popular nature of the Harry Potter Movies, we are offering a class to turn, on a Lathe, a Harry Potter Wand! How cool is that! This will be a beginner's turning class, so NO experience is necessary! The instructor will be Savannah Stewart, and she is a Harry Potter nerd as well as an expert turner, so she can't wait for this class either! You will learn how to prepare a wood blank, mount it on a lathe, turn it to a reasonable facsimile of a Harry Potter's wand and then sand and finish it! It will be ready when you leave to perform your every wish! The actual performance, is very much up to the holder and we can't provide a guarantee that it will do anything but look cool! Your friends will definitely be jealous! Kids 10 and older accompanied by an Adult are okay.
Tuition: $65.00
Tuition Notes: Call 614-273-0488 To Sign Up! 7 Days' Notice Required to Cancel / Reschedule.

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Kwick Kitchen Utensils with: Laura Gorun
All

Wednesday, December 1, 6 PM - 9:30 PM

Description: In this class, students will use a bandsaw and some carving instruments while making some basic kitchen utensils: Spatula and Salad Fork & Spoon. We'll use the bandsaw and various other tools for rough shaping, and then you'll refine the shapes by hand with carving tools, rasps, and sandpaper. We'll discuss and demonstrate oil finishes, and many students apply oil on at least one utensil during the class. Most students complete the shaping requiring tools during class, then finish hand sanding at home before applying the final finish on all three. Once the class is completed you will have the knowledge and ability to make more as gifts!
Tuition: $100.00
Tuition Notes: Call 614-273-0488 To Sign Up! 7-day notice required to cancel or reschedule. 3h

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Building An Electric Guitar with: Ed Panzer

Part 1: Friday, December 3, 9 AM - 6 PM
Part 2: Saturday, December 4, 9 AM - 6 PM
Part 3: Sunday, December 5, 9 AM - 6 PM

Description: This is a great opportunity to make a Tele-Type Guitar for yourself or give the class as a gift for someone that loves to play guitars! This class is designed to accommodate the beginner/intermediate woodworker in building their own electric guitar learning basic woodworking techniques in the process. The process will be broken down in bite sized tasks that enable the student to get a clear understanding of the various steps in making an electric guitar. This is not a kit guitar! You are building it from scratch! You will learn how to make a body, hand carve a neck, install a truss rod and install the fret board after you install frets and slot a nut. Finally, you will learn how to wire it up (CTS Pots and Switchcraft Output Jack) and to properly setup a guitar to play perfectly for you. Each guitar will be completed before leaving the class, however, painting/finishing the guitar will be left to the student to complete after the class at home. Finishing techniques will be discussed to provide guidance and Ed will be available to answer questions after the class. Ed is a professional guitar maker, with vast experience making both acoustic and electric guitars. Sign up and make your own guitar!
Tuition: $800.00
Tuition Notes: Call 614-273-0488 To Sign Up For The Class.

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Rough To Ready with: Mark Stone
Beginner

Tuesday, December 7, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Notebook, Safety Glasses & Hearing Protection
Description: Join Mark in this basic class which is a great hands-on introduction to most key woodworking tools - a must for all beginning woodworkers. Each student will receive a rough sawn board which they will proceed to mill (flatten, square, and cut) to a useful, final dimension. The power tools you'll use in this class include the miter saw, band saw, table saw, jointer, and planer. Included with the class is a copy of Tauton's "Complete Illustrated Guide to Woodworking." (WC# 151023)
Tuition: $65.00
Tuition Notes: Call The Store At (614) 273-0488 To Sign Up! 7 Days Required to cancel or reschedule

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Turning A Bottle Stopper with: Tom Wood
Beginner

Thursday, December 9, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: This is a great way to learn about turning wood on a Lathe. Before you buy a Lathe, you can learn about how to safely use it and the tools and accessories needed to make a Bottle Stopper! Once you gain this experience, it opens up the opportunity to take a number of other turning classes we offer. Turning items on the Lathe will allow you to make items for yourself as well as distinctive and beautiful gifts for friends and family. Students in this class will learn how to prepare Bottle Stopper blanks, drill and mount the blanks on the lathe, turn the stopper, and apply the finish. The final step will be assembling the stopper. Each student will complete a Bottle Stopper they will be proud of during the class to take home and show friends and family.
Tuition: $65.00
Tuition Notes: Call 614-273-0488 To Sign Up! 7 days' notice required to cancel or reschedule.

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Hybrid Blank Ornament Date Night Class with: Devon Palmer
All

Friday, December 10, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Bring Own Lathe Tools (if Possible)
Description: I know that the Holidays are in the distant future. With this class, we are trying to get a jump on making items for it as everyone gets in a rush as the season progresses! This is a Date Night Class where a couple will make Christmas Ornaments from Hybrid (Wood/Resin) Cast Resin Blanks prepared by Devon Palmer prior to the class. The cost of the class includes all the materials and if you have turning tools, you are encouraged to bring them! This is a great class to also learn how to turn with beginners welcome. Devon Palmer is a great instructor besides being an outstanding turner. He will explain how he made the blanks, how to put it on the lathe, what turning tools to use and demonstrate and show you how to come up with a design for a Christmas Ornament you will be proud to hang from your tree. The intent is for those of you with Lathes, to be able to duplicate it at home.
Tuition: $90.00
Tuition Notes: Sign Up at Store or Call 614-273-0488. 7 Days' notice required to cancel / reschedule. 3h.

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Turning Simple Christmas Ornaments with: Devon Palmer
Beginner

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

Tools Required: Bring Own Lathe Tools (if Possible)
Description: Devon will guide students in turning Christmas tree ornaments of various shapes made from various beautiful exotic woods. After taking this class, students should be able to fill their whole Christmas tree with ornaments they have turned themselves.
Tuition: $65.00
Tuition Notes: Sign Up at Store or Call 614-273-0488. 7 Days' notice required to cancel / reschedule. 3h.

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Turning Simple Christmas Ornaments with: Devon Palmer
Beginner

Saturday, December 11, 1:30 PM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Bring Own Lathe Tools (if Possible)
Description: Devon will guide students in turning Christmas tree ornaments of various shapes made from various beautiful exotic woods. After taking this class, students should be able to fill their whole Christmas tree with ornaments they have turned themselves.
Tuition: $65.00
Tuition Notes: Sign Up at Store or Call 614-273-0488. 7 Days' notice required to cancel / reschedule. 3h.

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Parent/Child Christmas Ornament Turning with: Devon Palmer
All

Sunday, December 12, 12 PM - 4 PM

Tools Required: Bring Own Lathe Tools (if Possible)
Description: In this class, both Parent and child will learn how to cut the blanks, drill and mount the blanks on the lathe, turn the Ornaments and apply the finish. After the parent turns the first Ornament, they can provide assistance/supervision for the turning of the second Ornament. Then final step will be assembling the Ornament. Each student will complete an Ornament during the class. All age ranges from 10 and up accepted.
Tuition: $80.00
Tuition Notes: Sign Up at Store or Call 614-273-0488. 7 Days' notice required to cancel / reschedule. 4h.

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Router Basics with: Eric Rauschenbach
Beginner

Tuesday, December 14, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Notebook, Safety Glasses & Hearing Protection
Description: The router is one of the most versatile tools in the shop. Whether you are a new router user or you've dusted off the cobwebs, this is a great class. Learn the ins and outs of router types, horse power, bit selection, proper safety, accessories, jigs and router tables versus shaper tables. Bring all those puzzling router questions to stump the teacher, and have a great time in this informative class. This is a hands-on class, so each student will use a router to make a simple project they can bring home.
Tuition: $65.00
Tuition Notes: Call (614) 273-0488 To Sign Up! 7 Days required to Cancel or Reschedule

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Knifemaking Class with: Brad Hunt
All

Wednesday, December 15, 6 PM - 9:30 PM

Description: This class will teach you the steps necessary to make a knife from one of our kits which will allow you to make other knives in the future at home. You'll need to purchase a knife kit and scales prior to the class, from the wide selection we have at the store (10% discount!). Brad explains the process and difficulties with various types of kits on his website (www.bradfordhuntdesign.com), so it's a good idea to review that first! Brad Hunt, who is an expert in knifemaking, will walk you through the process of completing your knife, step-by-step during this class. You can preview some of the knife kits and scales that we have available on our website (www.woodcraft.com), or purchase scales directly from Brad, who will bring some of his unique and stunning knife scales he has produced using cast resin, colored wood, and other materials! The class starts at 6 PM, but you are welcome to come a little early to allow more time to get your knife completed.
Tuition: $80.00
Tuition Notes: Call 614-273-0488 To Sign Up And Then Stop In Prior To The Class To Buy The Knife Kit You Want To Make! 7-day Cancellation Policy

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Turning A Harry Potter Wand with: Savannah Stewart
All

Thursday, December 16, 6 PM - 9 PM

Prerequisite: An Interest In Harry Potter Movies!
Description: Due to the somewhat popular nature of the Harry Potter Movies, we are offering a class to turn, on a Lathe, a Harry Potter Wand! How cool is that! This will be a beginner's turning class, so NO experience is necessary! The instructor will be Savannah Stewart, and she is a Harry Potter nerd as well as an expert turner, so she can't wait for this class either! You will learn how to prepare a wood blank, mount it on a lathe, turn it to a reasonable facsimile of a Harry Potter's wand and then sand and finish it! It will be ready when you leave to perform your every wish! The actual performance, is very much up to the holder and we can't provide a guarantee that it will do anything but look cool! Your friends will definitely be jealous! Kids 10 and older accompanied by an Adult are okay.
Tuition: $65.00
Tuition Notes: Call 614-273-0488 To Sign Up! 7 Days' Notice Required to Cancel / Reschedule.

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Date Night - Turning A Harry Potter Wand with: Savannah Stewart
All

Friday, December 17, 6 PM - 9 PM

Prerequisite: An Interest In Harry Potter Movies!
Description: It's a Date! You are always looking for something fun and new to do, well, here it is! Due to the somewhat popular nature of the Harry Potter Movies and also our Date Night Turning Class, we are combining them! Each couple will enjoy a Pizza Dinner, while the instructor explains and demonstrates the entire process, then you'll get your chance to turn your own wand; it's a great beginner project, so NO experience is necessary! The instructor will be Savannah Stewart, a proper Harry Potter nerd as well as an expert turner, so she is happy to share her magic! You will learn how to prepare a wood blank, mount it on a lathe, turn it to your version of a Harry Potter's wand and then sand and finish it! It will be ready when you leave to perform your every wish! We cannot guarantee its magical performance - that's up to you - but we are confident you will have a great time in this class!
Tuition: $125.00
Tuition Notes: Call 614-273-0488 To Sign Up! 7 Days' Notice Required to Cancel / Reschedule.

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Parent/Child Make a Small Utensil Set with: Laura Gorun
All

Sunday, December 19, 1 PM - 4 PM

Description: You and your child (ages 10+ welcome!) will craft a spreader and fork to accompany your party trays, or to make your PB&J, and get pickles from the jar! Either way, Laura will guide you both through using a variety of saws, sanders, and many basic woodworking techniques to make a hardwood spreader and fork with an oil finish. You'll come away with a beautiful little utensil set you've made together, as well as knowledge that can be applied to a wide variety of small woodworking projects! This class is a great intro to small woodworking projects for beginners, and a satisfying, quick vehicle for refinement and creativity for those with more experience! Most students can complete the set during class, but some choose to refine a little further at home.
Tuition: $85.00
Tuition Notes: Sign Up at Store or Call 614-273-0488. 7 Days' notice required to cancel / reschedule. 3.5-4h.

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Table Saw 101 with: Mark Stone
All

Tuesday, December 21, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Notebook, Safety Glasses & Hearing Protection
Description: The Table saw has been at the center of every workshop since it's inception in the late 1700's. Join Mark to learn the basics of one of any woodshop's most versatile machines. You'll be shown how to set up and maintain the machine, as well as how to make a variety of typical cuts, as we walk through making a box you'll take home. This class is a perfect intro or refresher for the table saw - good for all experience levels.
Tuition: $75.00
Tuition Notes: Call (614) 273-0488 To Sign Up! Cancellations Or Reschedules Require 7 Days' Notice.

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