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denver-retail@woodcraft.com

6770 S. Peoria St
Centennial, CO 80112
USA

Hours of Operation

sunday 9 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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Woodworking 101 with: Doug Manter
Full

Part 1: Saturday, October 13, 9 AM - 5 PM
Part 2: Sunday, October 14, 9 AM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, Quality Woodworking Square Or Combination Square.
Description: Every woodworker knows that getting straight, true, and square cuts are half the battle in any woodworking project. In this class, we will teach you how to set up and correctly use a Jointer, Table Saw and Planer. While learning the fundamentals of these machines, you will make a project that you will be proud of. This is THE class to take if you are interested in getting started the right way in woodworking. Materials are included in the cost of the class. This one will fill up fast, so sign up soon! Tools Required: Safety Glasses/Goggles, Hearing protection, Quality woodworking square or combination square.
Tuition: $195.00

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Relief Carving with: Charlie Milliser
Beginner/Intermediate

Part 1: Thursday, October 18, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 2: Thursday, October 25, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 3: Thursday, November 1, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 4: Thursday, November 8, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: Join Charlie and other carvers of all skill levels in four sequential sessions to learn the techniques of relief carving. Charlie Milliser is a well known local carver who truly enjoys sharing his vast knowledge of relief carving with his students. Please direct questions to Charlie at cjmilliser@gmail.com. Tuition is for 12 hours of class time. Students are required to participate in 4 sessions in a row. Tools Required: Safety glove, Strop & compound, Flexcut detail knife KN13, Swissmade Gouge D7/6 +/- (Sweep of 7, Width of 5mm-8mm)
Tuition: $130.00

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CNC Class With Randy Johnson with: Randy Johnson
Beginner

Saturday, October 20, 9 AM - 5 PM

Description: Don't miss this one! We have Randy Johnson co-author of "CNC Router Essentials" in our store for this CNC class. He wrote the book, folks. Come and learn the basics for mastering the Most Innovative tool in your workshop. A truly once in a lifetime opportunity.
Tuition: $75.00

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3D Carving with: Charlie Milliser
All

Part 1: Sunday, October 21, 2 PM - 5 PM
Part 2: Sunday, October 28, 2 PM - 5 PM
Part 3: Sunday, November 4, 2 PM - 5 PM
Part 4: Sunday, November 11, 2 PM - 5 PM

Description: Having trouble carving a realistic looking face? Do you have a face carving project underway and need help? This class will show you how to carve a well-proportioned face with an emphasis on layout, rough-out and finish of your project. Also taught will be how to carve anatomically correct eyes, mouths and noses which will add true character to your work. You are encouraged to bring in your projects already started. Even though face carving is the main emphasis, creating a whole carving with style and flow will be shared. Suggested tools: Flexcut KN13 detail knife, Swissmade gouge 7/14, Swissmade D5/8 or D7/6, sharpening strop and compound. A V-tool, Fishtail shaped gouge and a U-shaped gouge will be helpful. We can discuss gouges sizes and shape the first day of class. Woodcraft carries a full line of Swissmade and Flexcut tools. Materials: A basswood block minimum of 8 inches by 15 inches. Butternut and Aspen wood blocks will work well also. The class will be four class sessions of 3 hours per session.
Tuition: $130.00

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Turn A Bowl with: Doug Greiner
Beginner/Intermediate

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

Prerequisite: Intro To Woodturning Class Or Prior Turning Experience
Tools Required: Eye Protection (Safety Glasses Or Goggles)
Description: Join us in the shop and learn the basics of turning a BOWL on a lathe. This class is designed for those students who have done some turning but want to learn how to do a BOWL. Students will be introduced to faceplate /chuck turning. Students will learn proper mounting of the work piece, roughing cut, cutting and sizing tenon, outside and inside bowl cuts, scraper cuts, finishing the foot, and finishing techniques. Students will turn a bowl of their own to take home. Class tuition includes the turning materials. If you have your own personal turning tools, you are encouraged to bring them, otherwise turning tools will be furnished.
Tuition: $110.00

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Sharpening Turning Tools with: Don Edwards
Beginner/Intermediate

Sunday, October 28, 9 AM - 12 PM

Tools Required: Bring Your Dull Turning Tools
Description: If you have ever tried to sharpen a gouge, you know how frustrating it can be. We will show you how to save yourself time, frustration, and money, and learn how to grind your turning tools right the first time. Your instructor will demonstrate various ways to sharpen your turning tools using different sharpening systems.
Tuition: $70.00

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Introduction To Woodturning with: Doug Greiner
Beginner

Saturday, November 3, 9 AM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Eye Protection (Safety Glasses Or Goggles)
Description: Join us in the shop and learn the basics of lathe turning and how to correctly turn spindles. This class is designed for the beginning turner as well as those students who have done some turning but may still have some questions about spindle turning. Each student will turn a practice spindle, and a small woodworker's mallet to take home. Students will learn the parts of the lathe, turning tools, proper turning techniques, finishing techniques used for turning, and SAFETY while turning. Class tuition includes the turning materials used for the projects. If you have your own personal turning tools, you are welcome to bring them, otherwise turning tools will be furnished.
Tuition: $95.00

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Turn A Pen with: Gus Hartmann
Beginner/Intermediate

Sunday, November 4, 9 AM - 1 PM

Tools Required: Eye Protection (Safety Glasses Or Goggles)
Description: Probably one of the most immediately gratifying woodworking projects is turning a pen. You start with a raw piece of wood, some hardware, and a couple of tools and within a short time you have a beautiful, functional project that you did yourself. Learn the fundamentals of creating a pen and leave with one you can use or give as a gift. Materials are included in the cost of the class.
Tuition: $70.00

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Woodworking 101 with: Shawn Smith
Beginner/Intermediate

Part 1: Tuesday, November 6, 5:30 PM - 9 PM
Part 2: Wednesday, November 7, 5:30 PM - 9 PM
Part 3: Tuesday, November 13, 5:30 PM - 9 PM
Part 4: Wednesday, November 14, 5:30 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, Quality Woodworking Square Or Combination Square.
Description: Every woodworker knows that getting straight, true, and square cuts are half the battle in any woodworking project. In this class, we will teach you how to set up and correctly use a Jointer, Table Saw and Planer. While learning the fundamentals of these machines, you will make a project that you will be proud of. This is THE class to take if you are interested in getting started the right way in woodworking. Materials are included in the cost of the class. This one will fill up fast, so sign up soon! Tools Required: Safety Glasses/Goggles, Hearing protection, Quality woodworking square or combination square.
Tuition: $195.00

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Using Your Hand-Held Router with: Brendan Whitehead
Beginner

Saturday, November 10, 10 AM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses & Ear Protection
Description: Routers can be intimidating. In this hands-on class, students will learn how to safely use this versatile tool for creating decorative edges, cutting groove and dadoes, and template routing among other techniques. Bit selection and router accessories will also be covered.
Tuition: $100.00

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Relief Carving with: Charlie Milliser
Beginner/Intermediate

Part 1: Thursday, November 15, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 2: Thursday, November 29, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 3: Thursday, December 6, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 4: Friday, December 13, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: Join Charlie and other carvers of all skill levels in four sequential sessions to learn the techniques of relief carving. Charlie Milliser is a well known local carver who truly enjoys sharing his vast knowledge of relief carving with his students. Please direct questions to Charlie at cjmilliser@gmail.com. Tuition is for 12 hours of class time. Students are required to participate in 4 sessions in a row. Tools Required: Safety glove, Strop & compound, Flexcut detail knife KN13, Swissmade Gouge D7/6 +/- (Sweep of 7, Width of 5mm-8mm)
Tuition: $130.00

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End-Grain Cutting Board with: Doug Manter
Beginner/Intermediate

Part 1: Saturday, November 17, 9 AM - 5 PM
Part 2: Sunday, November 18, 9 AM - 5 PM

Prerequisite: WW101 Or Good Familiarity With A Jointer & Planer
Tools Required: Combination Square, Butcher Block Oil
Description: In this class, Doug will teach you the techniques for cutting and gluing material for making an attractive end grain cutting board, approximately 10"x12". Covered in this class will be dimensioning the lumber, laying out an attractive pattern, gluing the pieces for a solid, long lasting cutting board. And, finally, finishing options. The wood and glue used to construct the cutting board are included in the class tuition.
Tuition: $195.00

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Wooden Cheeseboard with: Jim Davy
Beginner/Intermediate

Friday, November 23, 9 AM - 12 PM

Description: Learn how to take an ordinary piece of wood and one our Cheese Cutter kits and transform them into a beautiful Cheese Board that you would be proud to serve at any party or give as a gift.
Tuition: $55.00

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Turn A Peppermill with: Doug Manter
Intermediate

Saturday, November 24, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Prerequisite: Some Turning Experience
Tools Required: Safety Eye Wear, Turning Tools If You Have Them.
Description: This class is recommended for the " experienced " beginner or the intermediate turner wanting to learn how to machine and turn a pepper mill from scratch. You will learn design, drilling techniques, chucking methods, and assembly. The ceramic pepper crushing mechanism will be used to build these mills. The class tuition fee includes the cost of the mechanism. Each student will need to provide the wood that they wish to use for their project. Woodcraft will give a 10% discount on supplies purchased the day of the class. Leave the class with a one-of-a-kind peppermill created by you.
Tuition: $125.00

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Making Toy Cars And Trucks with: Gus Hartmann
Beginner

Sunday, November 25, 9 AM - 5 PM

Prerequisite: Scroll Saw Experience Helpful But Not Required
Description: This is THE class to take to make those "little ones" smile. Join Gus in the shop and create long lasting wooden toy cars and trucks including a superhero themed car. Each student will make two toys utilizing the scroll saw and drill press and also learn about non-toxic finishes. All materials are supplied. The Holidays are quickly approaching and these toys make great gifts. Sign up today!
Tuition: $95.00

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Basic Cabinet Construction with: Gus Hartmann
Beginner/Intermediate

Part 1: Saturday, December 1, 9 AM - 5 PM
Part 2: Sunday, December 2, 9 AM - 5 PM

Prerequisite: Basic Woodworking Knowledge.
Tools Required: Saftey Glasses, Dust Mask, Combination Square, Steel Rule
Description: Learn the basics of cabinet-making. This approach to cabinet construction can be utilized in the kitchen, bathroom or shop. In this course students will be constructing a small pre-designed cabinet, in a 3-phase process: (1) Carcass construction, (2) Face frame construction, and (3) Cabinet door construction.
Tuition: $195.00
Tuition Notes: Materials Are Included.

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Turn A Bowl with: Doug Greiner
Beginner/Intermediate

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

Prerequisite: Intro To Woodturning Class Or Prior Turning Experience
Tools Required: Eye Protection (Safety Glasses Or Goggles)
Description: Join us in the shop and learn the basics of turning a BOWL on a lathe. This class is designed for those students who have done some turning but want to learn how to do a BOWL. Students will be introduced to faceplate /chuck turning. Students will learn proper mounting of the work piece, roughing cut, cutting and sizing tenon, outside and inside bowl cuts, scraper cuts, finishing the foot, and finishing techniques. Students will turn a bowl of their own to take home. Class tuition includes the turning materials. If you have your own personal turning tools, you are encouraged to bring them, otherwise turning tools will be furnished.
Tuition: $110.00

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Knife Making with: Brendan Whitehead
Beginner/Intermediate

Sunday, December 9, 10 AM - 4 PM

Tools Required: Eye Protection (Safety Glasses Or Goggles)
Description: An exquisitely crafted knife handle mounted to blade stock makes for a truly unique wood project. The class tuition covers the cost of the blade stock. Handle stock is to be provided by the student. Handle stock can also be purchased the day of the class. Any items purchased the day of the class qualify for a 10% discount.
Tuition: $115.00
Tuition Notes: Tuition Covers Blade Stock. Student Is Responsible For Handle Stock.

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Woodworking 101 with: Doug Manter
Beginner/Intermediate

Part 1: Saturday, December 15, 9 AM - 5 PM
Part 2: Sunday, December 16, 9 AM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, Quality Woodworking Square Or Combination Square.
Description: Every woodworker knows that getting straight, true, and square cuts are half the battle in any woodworking project. In this class, we will teach you how to set up and correctly use a Jointer, Table Saw and Planer. While learning the fundamentals of these machines, you will make a project that you will be proud of. This is THE class to take if you are interested in getting started the right way in woodworking. Materials are included in the cost of the class. This one will fill up fast, so sign up soon! Tools Required: Safety Glasses/Goggles, Hearing protection, Quality woodworking square or combination square.
Tuition: $195.00

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Cutting Board with: Jim Davy
Beginner/Intermediate

Saturday, December 22, 9:30 AM - 4 PM

Tools Required: Eye Protection (Safety Glasses Or Goggles)
Description: Learn to make a cutting board with various species of wood. You will prepare, glue, cut on a band saw, rout, and finally apply a food-safe finish. This process will result in a stunning cutting board! You will learn how to use a router and one of our templates to make a fun shape or choose to keep a traditional rectangular shape. Some sanding and finishing will need to be completed at home.
Tuition: $75.00

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Introduction To Woodturning with: Doug Greiner
Beginner

Saturday, December 29, 9 AM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Eye Protection (Safety Glasses Or Goggles)
Description: Join us in the shop and learn the basics of lathe turning and how to correctly turn spindles. This class is designed for the beginning turner as well as those students who have done some turning but may still have some questions about spindle turning. Each student will turn a practice spindle, and a small woodworker's mallet to take home. Students will learn the parts of the lathe, turning tools, proper turning techniques, finishing techniques used for turning, and SAFETY while turning. Class tuition includes the turning materials used for the projects. If you have your own personal turning tools, you are welcome to bring them, otherwise turning tools will be furnished.
Tuition: $95.00

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Turn A Pen with: Gus Hartmann
Beginner/Intermediate

Sunday, December 30, 9 AM - 1 PM

Tools Required: Eye Protection (Safety Glasses Or Goggles)
Description: Probably one of the most immediately gratifying woodworking projects is turning a pen. You start with a raw piece of wood, some hardware, and a couple of tools and within a short time you have a beautiful, functional project that you did yourself. Learn the fundamentals of creating a pen and leave with one you can use or give as a gift. Materials are included in the cost of the class.
Tuition: $70.00
Tuition Notes: Materials Are Included In The Cost Of The Class.

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Turn An Acrylic Pen with: Gus Hartmann
Beginner/Intermediate

Sunday, December 30, 2 PM - 6 PM

Prerequisite: Turn A Pen Class Or Previous Turning Experience
Tools Required: Eye Protection (Safety Glasses Or Goggles)
Description: Take your pen turning to the next level using acrylics. They are both colorful and fun! You will learn the proper techniques for turning, sanding, polishing and assembly. You will leave the class with a beautiful pen in the color combination you select. Pen Kit will be provided. Students will need to purchase an acrylic blank in the color they choose.
Tuition: $70.00

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Bandsaw 101 with: Jim Davy
Beginner

Saturday, January 5, 10 AM - 4 PM

Tools Required: Eye Protection (Safety Glasses Or Goggles)
Description: Join Woodcraft Staff for an introductory course on the bandsaw. Learn about parts of the bandsaw, proper operation, special sawing techniques, and a comprehensive list of safety rules. As a student you will be using the bandsaw to create several laminated cutting boards.
Tuition: $90.00

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Sharpening Turning Tools with: Don Edwards
Beginner/Intermediate

Sunday, January 6, 9 AM - 1 PM

Tools Required: Bring Your Dull Turning Tools
Description: If you have ever tried to sharpen a gouge, you know how frustrating it can be. We will show you how to save yourself time, frustration, and money, and learn how to grind your turning tools right the first time. Your instructor will demonstrate various ways to sharpen your turning tools using different sharpening systems.
Tuition: $70.00

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Relief Carving with: Charlie Milliser
Beginner/Intermediate

Part 1: Thursday, January 10, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 2: Thursday, January 17, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 3: Thursday, January 24, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 4: Thursday, January 31, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: Join Charlie and other carvers of all skill levels in four sequential sessions to learn the techniques of relief carving. Charlie Milliser is a well known local carver who truly enjoys sharing his vast knowledge of relief carving with his students. Please direct questions to Charlie at cjmilliser@gmail.com. Tuition is for 12 hours of class time. Students are required to participate in 4 sessions in a row. Tools Required: Safety glove, Strop & compound, Flexcut detail knife KN13, Swissmade Gouge D7/6 +/- (Sweep of 7, Width of 5mm-8mm)
Tuition: $130.00

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Turn A Bowl with: Doug Greiner
Intermediate

Saturday, January 12, 9 AM - 5 PM

Prerequisite: Intro To Woodturning Class Or Prior Turning Experience
Tools Required: Eye Protection (Safety Glasses Or Goggles)
Description: Join us in the shop and learn the basics of turning a BOWL on a lathe. This class is designed for those students who have done some turning but want to learn how to do a BOWL. Students will be introduced to faceplate /chuck turning. Students will learn proper mounting of the work piece, roughing cut, cutting and sizing tenon, outside and inside bowl cuts, scraper cuts, finishing the foot, and finishing techniques. Students will turn a bowl of their own to take home. Class tuition includes the turning materials. If you have your own personal turning tools, you are encouraged to bring them; otherwise, turning tools will be furnished.
Tuition: $110.00
Tuition Notes: Materials Are Included.

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Scroll Saw 101 with: Jim Davy
Beginner/Intermediate

Sunday, January 13, 2 PM - 6 PM

Tools Required: Eye Protection (Safety Glasses Or Goggles)
Description: This course introduces you to one of the most productive (and fun) tools in any workshop...the scroll saw. In this hands-on class you will learn saw set-up, proper operation of the scroll saw, including proper blade selection, and how to fine-tune a scroll saw. You will learn how to make internal and external cuts. We'll get right down to several practice exercises that increase in difficulty as you go. By the end of the class you will be ready to tackle any scroll saw project.
Tuition: $75.00

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Woodworking 101 with: Shawn Smith
Beginner/Intermediate

Part 1: Tuesday, January 15, 6 PM - 9:30 PM
Part 2: Wednesday, January 16, 6 PM - 9:30 PM
Part 3: Tuesday, January 22, 6 PM - 9:30 PM
Part 4: Wednesday, January 23, 6 PM - 9:30 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, Quality Woodworking Square Or Combination Square.
Description: Every woodworker knows that getting straight, true, and square cuts are half the battle in any woodworking project. In this class, we will teach you how to set up and correctly use a Jointer, Table Saw and Planer. While learning the fundamentals of these machines, you will make a project that you will be proud of. This is THE class to take if you are interested in getting started the right way in woodworking. Materials are included in the cost of the class. This one fills up fast, so sign up soon! Tools Required: Safety Glasses/Goggles, Hearing protection, Quality woodworking square or combination square.
Tuition: $195.00

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Introduction To Woodturning with: Woodcraft Staff
Beginner

Saturday, January 19, 9 AM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Eye Protection (Safety Glasses Or Goggles)
Description: Join us in the shop and learn the basics of lathe turning and how to correctly turn spindles. This class is designed for the beginning turner as well as those students who have done some turning but may still have some questions about spindle turning. Each student will turn a practice spindle, and a small woodworker's mallet to take home. Students will learn the parts of the lathe, turning tools, proper turning techniques, finishing techniques used for turning, and SAFETY while turning. Class tuition includes the turning materials used for the projects. If you have your own personal turning tools, you are welcome to bring them; otherwise, turning tools will be furnished.
Tuition: $95.00

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Advanced Knife Making Techniques with: Brendan Whitehead
Beginner/Intermediate

Sunday, January 20, 10 AM - 4 PM

Tools Required: Dust Mask & Eye Protection
Description: In this advanced class you will learn how to take your custom knife making skills to the next level. Brendan will take you through working with high end handle materials including fossilized materials, mokume, micarta, antler, buffalo horn and musk ox horn. The class will also cover embellishments such as custom-made mosaic pins and file work. This is a lecture style class, with some hands-on work, but students will not leave with a completed project.
Tuition: $115.00
Tuition Notes: A Basic Skinner Knife Will Be Supplied For File Work Practice.

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Introduction To Woodturning with: Doug Greiner
Beginner

Saturday, January 26, 9 AM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Eye Protection (Safety Glasses Or Goggles)
Description: Join us in the shop and learn the basics of lathe turning and how to correctly turn spindles. This class is designed for the beginning turner as well as those students who have done some turning but may still have some questions about spindle turning. Each student will turn a practice spindle, and a small woodworker's mallet to take home. Students will learn the parts of the lathe, turning tools, proper turning techniques, finishing techniques used for turning, and SAFETY while turning. Class tuition includes the turning materials used for the projects. If you have your own personal turning tools, you are welcome to bring them; otherwise, turning tools will be furnished.
Tuition: $95.00

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Introduction To Finishing with: Shawn Smith
Beginner/Intermediate

Sunday, January 27, 9:30 AM - 1 PM

Description: The crowning process of any woodworking project is the finish. There are many different types of finishes to choose from. In this basic class we will cover surface preparation, chemical composition of finishes, application procedures, and how to "finish the finish." Learn the basics about different finishes and their unique properties so you can pick the right product to showcase your project.
Tuition: $95.00

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Heart-Shaped Puzzle Box with: Woodcraft Staff
Beginner/Intermediate

Saturday, February 2, 9 AM - 5 PM

Prerequisite: Some Experience Using A Bandsaw Would Be Beneficial But Not Required
Tools Required: Eye Protection (Safety Glasses Or Goggles)
Description: Join our staff and make a heart shaped puzzle box for someone special. Primarily using the band saw, you will create a box with a removable key and a puzzle shaped sliding lid. Time permitting, we will flock the interior of the box. All materials for this class will be provided.
Tuition: $110.00

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Relief Carving with: Charlie Milliser
Beginner/Intermediate

Part 1: Thursday, February 7, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 2: Thursday, February 14, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 3: Thursday, February 21, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 4: Thursday, February 28, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: Join Charlie and other carvers of all skill levels in four sequential sessions to learn the techniques of relief carving. Charlie Milliser is a well known local carver who truly enjoys sharing his vast knowledge of relief carving with his students. Please direct questions to Charlie at cjmilliser@gmail.com. Tuition is for 12 hours of class time. Students are required to participate in 4 sessions in a row. Tools Required: Safety glove, Strop & compound, Flexcut detail knife KN13, Swissmade Gouge D7/6 +/- (Sweep of 7, Width of 5mm-8mm)
Tuition: $130.00

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Introduction To Woodturning with: Doug Greiner
Beginner

Saturday, February 9, 9 AM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Eye Protection (Safety Glasses Or Goggles)
Description: Join us in the shop and learn the basics of lathe turning and how to correctly turn spindles. This class is designed for the beginning turner as well as those students who have done some turning but may still have some questions about spindle turning. Each student will turn a practice spindle, and a small woodworker's mallet to take home. Students will learn the parts of the lathe, turning tools, proper turning techniques, finishing techniques used for turning, and SAFETY while turning. Class tuition includes the turning materials used for the projects. If you have your own personal turning tools, you are welcome to bring them; otherwise, turning tools will be furnished.
Tuition: $95.00

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Using Your Hand-Held Router with: Brendan Whitehead
Beginner

Sunday, February 10, 10 AM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses & Ear Protection
Description: Routers can be intimidating. In this hands-on class, students will learn how to safely use this versatile tool for creating decorative edges, cutting groove and dadoes, and template routing, among other techniques. Bit selection and router accessories will also be covered.
Tuition: $100.00

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Woodworking 101 with: Doug Manter
Beginner/Intermediate

Part 1: Saturday, February 16, 9 AM - 5 PM
Part 2: Sunday, February 17, 9 AM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, Quality Woodworking Square Or Combination Square.
Description: Every woodworker knows that getting straight, true, and square cuts are half the battle in any woodworking project. In this class, we will teach you how to set up and correctly use a Jointer, Table Saw and Planer. While learning the fundamentals of these machines, you will make a project that you will be proud of. This is THE class to take if you are interested in getting started the right way in woodworking. Materials are included in the cost of the class. This one fills up fast, so sign up soon! Tools Required: Safety Glasses/Goggles, Hearing protection, Quality woodworking square or combination square.
Tuition: $195.00

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Introduction To Woodturning with: Woodcraft Staff
Beginner

Saturday, February 23, 9 AM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Eye Protection (Safety Glasses Or Goggles)
Description: Join us in the shop and learn the basics of lathe turning and how to correctly turn spindles. This class is designed for the beginning turner as well as those students who have done some turning but may still have some questions about spindle turning. Each student will turn a practice spindle, and a small woodworker's mallet to take home. Students will learn the parts of the lathe, turning tools, proper turning techniques, finishing techniques used for turning, and SAFETY while turning. Class tuition includes the turning materials used for the projects. If you have your own personal turning tools, you are welcome to bring them; otherwise, turning tools will be furnished.
Tuition: $95.00

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Turn A Finial Box with: Don Edwards
Intermediate/Advanced

Sunday, February 24, 9 AM - 5 PM

Prerequisite: Prior Wood Turning Experience REQUIRED
Tools Required: Eye Protection (Safety Glasses Or Goggles)
Description: If you have turned bowls and spindles on a lathe and would like to expand your skills, then this is the course for you! Learn how to turn a Finial Box, which is a lidded container with an in-fitting lid and a finial made from one piece of wood. In this class we will teach you how to make a perfect suction-fit lid, turn decorative top knots and finials, using Fingernail Spindle Gouges. You will learn how to manipulate skew chisels; hollow out the box and lid use parting tools; make jam chucks; add decorative touches; fix cracks and splits; and finish your art piece with a final sand and finish on the lathe.
Tuition: $135.00
Tuition Notes: Class Tuition Includes All Turning Materials.

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Cutting Board with: Jim Davy
Beginner/Intermediate

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

Tools Required: Eye Protection (Safety Glasses Or Goggles)
Description: Learn to make a cutting board with various species of wood. You will prepare, glue, cut on a band saw, rout, and finally apply a food-safe finish. This process will result in a stunning cutting board! You will learn how to use a router and one of our templates to make a fun shape or choose to keep a traditional rectangular shape. Some sanding and finishing will need to be completed at home.
Tuition: $75.00

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Hand Sharpening 101 with: Doug Manter
All

Sunday, March 3, 9 AM - 1 PM

Tools Required: Bring Your Dull Chisels And/or Plane Irons
Description: Never use a dull tool again! Bring your dull chisels and/or plane irons and join Doug in this beginning sharpening class. You will learn the theory & proper techniques used for sharpening many of your hand tools and lathe turning tools. Use of the TORMEK SHARPENING SYSTEM will be covered as well. Save yourself the time and frustration and learn how to sharpen your tools right the first time. Throughout the class you will help breathe life into those chipped and dull edges.
Tuition: $65.00

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Turn A Pen with: Woodcraft Staff
Beginner/Intermediate

Sunday, March 3, 2 PM - 6 PM

Tools Required: Eye Protection (Safety Glasses Or Goggles)
Description: Probably one of the most immediately gratifying woodworking projects is turning a pen. You start with a raw piece of wood, some hardware, and a couple of tools and within a short time you have a beautiful, functional project that you did yourself. Learn the fundamentals of creating a pen and leave with one you can use or give as a gift. Materials are included in the cost of the class.
Tuition: $70.00
Tuition Notes: Materials Are Included In The Cost Of The Class.

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Relief Carving with: Charlie Milliser
Beginner/Intermediate

Part 1: Thursday, March 7, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 2: Thursday, March 14, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 3: Thursday, March 21, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 4: Thursday, March 28, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: Join Charlie and other carvers of all skill levels in four sequential sessions to learn the techniques of relief carving. Charlie Milliser is a well known local carver who truly enjoys sharing his vast knowledge of relief carving with his students. Please direct questions to Charlie at cjmilliser@gmail.com. Tuition is for 12 hours of class time. Students are required to participate in 4 sessions in a row. Tools Required: Safety glove, Strop & compound, Flexcut detail knife KN13, Swissmade Gouge D7/6 +/- (Sweep of 7, Width of 5mm-8mm)
Tuition: $130.00

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Turn A Bowl with: Doug Greiner
Intermediate

Saturday, March 9, 9 AM - 5 PM

Prerequisite: Intro To Woodturning Class Or Prior Turning Experience
Tools Required: Eye Protection (Safety Glasses Or Goggles)
Description: Join us in the shop and learn the basics of turning a BOWL on a lathe. This class is designed for those students who have done some turning but want to learn how to do a BOWL. Students will be introduced to faceplate /chuck turning. Students will learn proper mounting of the work piece, roughing cut, cutting and sizing tenon, outside and inside bowl cuts, scraper cuts, finishing the foot, and finishing techniques. Students will turn a bowl of their own to take home. Class tuition includes the turning materials. If you have your own personal turning tools, you are encouraged to bring them; otherwise, turning tools will be furnished.
Tuition: $110.00

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Three Dimensional Carving with: Charlie Milliser
Beginner/Intermediate

Part 1: Sunday, March 10, 2 PM - 5 PM
Part 2: Sunday, March 17, 2 PM - 5 PM
Part 3: Sunday, March 24, 2 PM - 5 PM
Part 4: Sunday, March 31, 2 PM - 5 PM

Description: If you have ever wanted to carve three-dimensionally but didn't know how to start or make your piece more lifelike, this is the class for you. Whether you want to understand how to carve realistically a face, bears, horses, wolves or other animals, this class can help you do that. The class will offer direct instruction for novice carvers and guidance for those who are more advanced. The goal of the class is to make three-dimensional carving accessible and enjoyable for all carvers. Carvers should come with at least a 4 x 10 x 12 block of wood (basswood or butternut are easiest to work with). Carving tools should be of similar sizes & shapes as those listed. Tools Required: Pfeil Swiss-made gouge 7/14, Pfeil Swiss-made gouge D7/6, KN13 Detail Knife, Safety Glove, Strop & Sharpening Compound
Tuition: $130.00

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Woodworking 101 with: Woodcraft Staff
Beginner/Intermediate

Part 1: Tuesday, March 12, 6 PM - 9:30 PM
Part 2: Wednesday, March 13, 6 PM - 9:30 PM
Part 3: Tuesday, March 19, 6 PM - 9:30 PM
Part 4: Wednesday, March 20, 6 PM - 9:30 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, Quality Woodworking Square Or Combination Square.
Description: Every woodworker knows that getting straight, true, and square cuts are half the battle in any woodworking project. In this class, we will teach you how to set up and correctly use a Jointer, Table Saw and Planer. While learning the fundamentals of these machines, you will make a project that you will be proud of. This is THE class to take if you are interested in getting started the right way in woodworking. Materials are included in the cost of the class. This one fills up fast, so sign up soon! Tools Required: Safety Glasses/Goggles, Hearing protection, Quality woodworking square or combination square.
Tuition: $195.00

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Introduction To CNC with: Dylan Letzler
Beginner/Intermediate

Saturday, March 16, 9 AM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection And Dust Mask
Description: Ever wanted to learn how to design CNC projects? Join Dylan for a day to learn the basics of using the VCarve software to design your very own project! Bring your own laptop and copy of VCarve if you have it. Students will leave with a small, 2-Dimensional relief carving of their own design. More advanced topics, such as inlay and 3-Dimensional carving, will be discussed.
Tuition: $85.00
Tuition Notes: Materials Are Included

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Introduction To Woodturning with: Doug Greiner
Beginner

Saturday, March 23, 9 AM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Eye Protection (Safety Glasses Or Goggles)
Description: Join us in the shop and learn the basics of lathe turning and how to correctly turn spindles. This class is designed for the beginning turner as well as those students who have done some turning but may still have some questions about spindle turning. Each student will turn a practice spindle, and a small woodworker's mallet to take home. Students will learn the parts of the lathe, turning tools, proper turning techniques, finishing techniques used for turning, and SAFETY while turning. Class tuition includes the turning materials used for the projects. If you have your own personal turning tools, you are welcome to bring them; otherwise, turning tools will be furnished.
Tuition: $95.00

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Turn An Acrylic Pen with: Woodcraft Staff
Beginner/Intermediate

Sunday, March 24, 9 AM - 1 PM

Prerequisite: Turn A Pen Class Or Previous Turning Experience
Tools Required: Eye Protection (Safety Glasses Or Goggles)
Description: Take your pen turning to the next level using acrylics. They are both colorful and fun! You will learn the proper techniques for turning, sanding, polishing and assembly. You will leave the class with a beautiful pen in the color combination you select. Pen Kit will be provided. Students will need to purchase an acrylic blank in the color they choose.
Tuition: $70.00

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Turn A Hollow Form with: Doug Manter
Intermediate/Advanced

Saturday, March 30, 9 AM - 5 PM

Prerequisite: Prior Turning Experience. Suggest Taking The Intro To Woodturning Class (Bowls Or Spindles).
Tools Required: Eye Protection (Safety Glasses Or Goggles)
Description: Join us for an introductory course for those familiar with woodturning techniques. If you have turned bowls or spindles on a lathe and would like to expand your skills to include hollow forms such as vases and pots, then this is the course for you! All aspects will be covered from chucking the piece, grain orientation, to the final presentation. Learn hollow turning skills, tool application and the entire process. Finishing options will be discussed as well. Students will need to provide a dry wood blank (3" x 3" x 6" or larger), which can be purchased at a 10% discount on the day of the class.
Tuition: $125.00

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