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6770 S Peoria Street
Centennial, CO 80112
USA

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Pyrography 101 with: Amber Osborn
Beginner/Intermediate

Part 1: Thursday, July 23, 2 PM - 5 PM
Part 2: Thursday, July 30, 2 PM - 5 PM
Part 3: Thursday, August 6, 2 PM - 5 PM
Part 4: Thursday, August 13, 2 PM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Woodburning Tool With Interchangeable Tips
Description: Join Amber for four weeknights to learn the techniques and design elements of wood burning, or pyrography. This class is intended for beginners and those looking to improve their skills. Students may bring their own projects to work on; otherwise, a project will be provided.
Tuition: $140.00

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Introduction To Alumilite with: Andy Boudreau
All

Part 1: Monday, August 3, 5 PM - 8 PM
Part 2: Friday, August 7, 5 PM - 8 PM

Tools Required: Eye Protection (Safety Glasses Or Goggles)
Description: Learn how to cast your own Alumilite projects the right way! Join Andy in the shop as he teaches you about stabilization and casting, and then cast your very own pen blank in our pressure pot! In Part Two, you'll demold your blank and turn it to make a fabulous pen! All materials are included in the cost of the class.
Tuition: $120.00
Tuition Notes: Materials Are Included.

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Turn A Bowl with: Andy Boudreau
Intermediate

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

Prerequisite: Intro To Woodturning Class Or Prior Turning Experience
Tools Required: Face Shield. If You Have Your Own Personal Turning Tools, You Are Encouraged To Bring Them; Otherwise, Turning Tools Will Be Furnished.
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.
Tuition: $155.00
Tuition Notes: All Materials Are Included.

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Hand Tools 101: Planes with: Shawn Smith
Beginner/Intermediate

Sunday, August 9, 10 AM - 4 PM

Tools Required: Hand Plane (If You Have One)
Description: If you have ever wondered how woodworkers made furniture before they had power tools or if you just want to understand why your hand tools never seem to work as well as they do in videos and magazines, the classes in the "Hand Tools 101" series will answer those questions. In this class we focus on the Hand Plane, a tool that can flatten and smooth out a board for use in any project. We will teach you the art of sharpening, tuning, and using a hand plane effectively. Once you have mastered the plane, it can be used to help eliminate a majority of your edge sanding. The result is a smoother surface in a fraction of the time; plus, it is a lot more fun than sanding! Students are encouraged to bring their own hand planes to see how you can tune and use your hand plane like a pro.
Tuition: $120.00

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Woodworking 101 with: Shawn Smith
Beginner/Intermediate

Part 1: Tuesday, August 11, 6 PM - 9:30 PM
Part 2: Wednesday, August 12, 6 PM - 9:30 PM
Part 3: Tuesday, August 18, 6 PM - 9:30 PM
Part 4: Wednesday, August 19, 6 PM - 9:30 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, Dust Mask, & 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!
Tuition: $255.00
Tuition Notes: Materials Are Included.

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Introduction To Woodturning with: Gus Hartmann
Beginner

Saturday, August 15, 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: $120.00

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Turn An Ice Cream Scoop with: Gus Hartmann
Beginner/Intermediate

Sunday, August 16, 9 AM - 1 PM

Prerequisite: Basic Wood Turning
Tools Required: Eye Protection (Safety Glasses Or Goggles)
Description: I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! Summer is the perfect time for a cool treat, and what better way to scoop it out than with a custom turned ice cream scoop? In this class you learn some basics about turning on a lathe, tools, and techniques. You'll leave with your very own ice cream scoop, ready to be finished and used!
Tuition: $90.00
Tuition Notes: Ice Cream Scoop Kit And Basic Wood For The Handle Are Included

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Relief Carving with: Charlie Milliser
Cancelled

Part 1: Thursday, August 20, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 2: Thursday, August 27, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 3: Thursday, September 3, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 4: Thursday, September 10, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glove, Strop And Compound, Flexcut Detail Knife KN13, Swissmade D7/6 +/-
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.
Tuition: $140.00

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Turn A Finial Box with: Andy Boudreau
Intermediate/Advanced

Part 1: Saturday, August 22, 10 AM - 4 PM
Part 2: Sunday, August 23, 10 AM - 2 PM

Prerequisite: Introduction To Woodturning AND Turn A Bowl
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: $245.00
Tuition Notes: Class Tuition Includes All Turning Materials.

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Knife Making with: Tobin Mierau
Beginner/Intermediate

Saturday, August 29, 9 AM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Eye Protection, Hearing Protection, & Dust Mask
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 qualifies for a 10% discount.
Tuition: $120.00

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Turn A Pen with: Gus Hartmann
Beginner/Intermediate

Sunday, August 30, 9 AM - 12 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. ** Students of this class are eligible for a 50% discount on the price of Turn An Acrylic Pen! **
Tuition: $80.00
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, August 30, 1 PM - 5 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. ** Sign up for Turn A Pen to receive a 50% discount on the price of this class! **
Tuition: $80.00
Tuition Notes: $40 With Turning A Pen; Students Must Purchase Acrylic Blank For Turning.

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Introduction To Woodturning with: Andy Boudreau
Beginner

Saturday, September 5, 9 AM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Eye Protection. If You Have Your Own Personal Turning Tools, You Are Welcome To Bring Them; Otherwise, Turning Tools Will Be Furnished.
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.
Tuition: $120.00
Tuition Notes: Materials Are Included In The Cost Of The Class.

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Introduction To Finishes with: Shawn Smith
Beginner/Intermediate

Sunday, September 6, 10 AM - 2 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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Woodworking 101 with: Dan Bittner
Beginner/Intermediate

Part 1: Saturday, September 12, 9 AM - 5 PM
Part 2: Sunday, September 13, 9 AM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, Dust Mask, & 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!
Tuition: $255.00
Tuition Notes: Materials Are Included.

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Woodworking 101 with: Shawn Smith
Beginner/Intermediate

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

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, Dust Mask, & 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!
Tuition: $255.00
Tuition Notes: Materials Are Included.

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Relief Carving with: Charlie Milliser
Beginner/Intermediate

Part 1: Thursday, September 17, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 2: Thursday, September 24, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 3: Thursday, October 1, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 4: Thursday, October 8, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glove, Strop And Compound, Flexcut Detail Knife KN13, Swissmade D7/6 +/-
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.
Tuition: $140.00

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Turn A Bowl with: Andy Boudreau
Intermediate

Saturday, September 19, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Prerequisite: Intro To Woodturning Class Or Prior Turning Experience
Tools Required: Face Shield. If You Have Your Own Personal Turning Tools, You Are Encouraged To Bring Them; Otherwise, Turning Tools Will Be Furnished.
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.
Tuition: $155.00
Tuition Notes: All Materials Are Included.

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Router Basics with: Gus Hartmann
Beginner

Sunday, September 20, 10 AM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, & Dust Mask
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: $125.00

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Cutting Board with: Jim Davy
Beginner/Intermediate

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

Tools Required: Eye Protection, Hearing Protection, & Dust Mask
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: $120.00

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Introduction To CNC with: Dylan Letzler
Beginner/Intermediate

Sunday, September 27, 9 AM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Laptop Or Other Computer Running Windows, Eye Protection, Hearing Protection, & 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: $120.00
Tuition Notes: Materials Are Included

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Woodworking 101 with: Gus Hartmann
Beginner/Intermediate

Part 1: Saturday, October 3, 9 AM - 5 PM
Part 2: Sunday, October 4, 9 AM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, Dust Mask, & 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!
Tuition: $255.00
Tuition Notes: Materials Are Included.

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Introduction To Alumilite with: Andy Boudreau
All

Part 1: Monday, October 5, 5 PM - 8 PM
Part 2: Friday, October 9, 5 PM - 8 PM

Tools Required: Eye Protection (Safety Glasses Or Goggles)
Description: Learn how to cast your own Alumilite projects the right way! Join Andy in the shop as he teaches you about stabilization and casting, and then cast your very own pen blank in our pressure pot! In Part Two, you'll demold your blank and turn it to make a fabulous pen! All materials are included in the cost of the class.
Tuition: $120.00
Tuition Notes: Materials Are Included.

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Sharpening Turning Tools with: Andy Boudreau
Beginner/Intermediate

Sunday, October 11, 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: $80.00

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Scroll Saw 101 with: Jim Davy
Beginner

Sunday, October 11, 9 AM - 1 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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Three Dimensional Carving with: Charlie Milliser
Beginner/Intermediate

Part 1: Sunday, October 11, 2 PM - 5 PM
Part 2: Sunday, October 18, 2 PM - 5 PM
Part 3: Sunday, October 18, 2 PM - 5 PM
Part 4: Sunday, November 1, 2 PM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Pfeil Swiss-made Gouge 7/14, Pfeil Swiss-made Gouge D7/6, KN13 Detail Knife, Safety Glove, & Strop W/ Sharpening Compound
Description: If you have ever wanted to carve three-dimensionally but didn't know how to start or make your piece more life-like, this is the class for you. Whether you want to understand how to carve a realistic 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.
Tuition: $140.00

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Woodworking 101 with: Shawn Smith
Beginner/Intermediate

Part 1: Tuesday, October 13, 6 PM - 9:30 PM
Part 2: Wednesday, October 14, 6 PM - 9:30 PM
Part 3: Tuesday, October 20, 6 PM - 9:30 PM
Part 4: Wednesday, October 21, 6 PM - 9:30 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, Dust Mask, & 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!
Tuition: $255.00
Tuition Notes: Materials Are Included.

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Relief Carving with: Charlie Milliser
Beginner/Intermediate

Part 1: Thursday, October 15, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 2: Thursday, October 22, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 3: Thursday, October 29, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 4: Thursday, November 5, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glove, Strop And Compound, Flexcut Detail Knife KN13, Swissmade D7/6 +/-
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.
Tuition: $140.00

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Woodburning An Autumn Scene with: Amber Osborn
Beginner/Intermediate

Saturday, October 17, 9 AM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Woodburning Tool With Interchangeable Tips
Description: Join Amber as she walks you through tracing a scene with woodburning tools! Choose from several different fall and Halloween themed scenes or bring your own!
Tuition: $115.00
Tuition Notes: Materials Are Included

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Shaped Puzzle Box with: Jim Davy
Beginner/Intermediate

Saturday, October 24, 9 AM - 5 PM

Prerequisite: Some Experience Using A Bandsaw Is Beneficial But Not Required
Tools Required: Eye Protection, Hearing Protection, & Dust Mask
Description: Learn how to make a shaped puzzle box to intrigue your friends and show off your skills. 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.
Tuition: $170.00
Tuition Notes: Materials Are Included.

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Hand Sharpening 101 with: Woodcraft Staff
All

Sunday, October 25, 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 our staff in this beginning sharpening class. You will learn the theory & proper techniques used for sharpening many of your hand 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: $80.00

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Turn A Bowl with: Andy Boudreau
Intermediate

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

Prerequisite: Intro To Woodturning Class Or Prior Turning Experience
Tools Required: Face Shield. If You Have Your Own Personal Turning Tools, You Are Encouraged To Bring Them; Otherwise, Turning Tools Will Be Furnished.
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.
Tuition: $155.00
Tuition Notes: All Materials Are Included.

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Wooden Cheeseboard with: Jim Davy
Beginner/Intermediate

Sunday, November 1, 9 AM - 1 PM

Tools Required: Eye Protection (Safety Glasses Or Goggles)
Description: Learn how to take an ordinary piece of wood and one of 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: $70.00

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Making Toy Cars And Trucks with: Gus Hartmann
Beginner/Intermediate

Saturday, November 7, 9 AM - 5 PM

Prerequisite: Scroll Saw Experience Helpful But Not Required
Tools Required: Eye Protection (Safety Glasses Or Goggles)
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: $110.00

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Introduction To Woodturning with: Andy Boudreau
Beginner

Sunday, November 8, 9 AM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Eye Protection. If You Have Your Own Personal Turning Tools, You Are Welcome To Bring Them; Otherwise, Turning Tools Will Be Furnished.
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.
Tuition: $120.00
Tuition Notes: Materials Are Included In The Cost Of The Class.

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Introduction To Woodturning with: Andy Boudreau
Beginner

Tuesday, November 10, 9 AM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Eye Protection. If You Have Your Own Personal Turning Tools, You Are Welcome To Bring Them; Otherwise, Turning Tools Will Be Furnished.
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.
Tuition: $120.00
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, November 12, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 2: Thursday, November 19, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 3: Thursday, December 3, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 4: Thursday, December 10, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glove, Strop And Compound, Flexcut Detail Knife KN13, Swissmade D7/6 +/-
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.
Tuition: $140.00

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Woodworking 101 with: Dan Bittner
Beginner/Intermediate

Part 1: Saturday, November 14, 9 AM - 5 PM
Part 2: Sunday, November 15, 9 AM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, Dust Mask, & 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!
Tuition: $255.00
Tuition Notes: Materials Are Included.

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Basic Cabinet Construction with: Gus Hartmann
Beginner/Intermediate

Part 1: Saturday, November 21, 9 AM - 5 PM
Part 2: Sunday, November 22, 9 AM - 5 PM

Prerequisite: Basic Woodworking Knowledge.
Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, Dust Mask, Combination Square, & Steel Rule
Description: Learn the basics of cabinetmaking. 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: $270.00
Tuition Notes: Materials Are Included.

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Bandsaw 101 with: Jim Davy
Beginner

Saturday, November 28, 10 AM - 4 PM

Tools Required: Eye Protection, Hearing Protection, & Dust Mask
Description: Join Jim 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 a small horse figurine to take with you.
Tuition: $125.00

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Router Basics with: Shawn Smith
Beginner

Sunday, November 29, 10 AM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, & Dust Mask
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: $125.00

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Introduction To Alumilite with: Andy Boudreau
All

Part 1: Monday, November 30, 5 PM - 8 PM
Part 2: Friday, December 4, 5 PM - 8 PM

Tools Required: Eye Protection (Safety Glasses Or Goggles)
Description: Learn how to cast your own Alumilite projects the right way! Join Andy in the shop as he teaches you about stabilization and casting, and then cast your very own pen blank in our pressure pot! In Part Two, you'll demold your blank and turn it to make a fabulous pen! All materials are included in the cost of the class.
Tuition: $120.00
Tuition Notes: Materials Are Included.

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Woodburning A Winter Scene with: Amber Osborn
Beginner/Intermediate

Saturday, December 5, 9 AM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Woodburning Tool With Interchangeable Tips
Description: Join Amber as she walks you through tracing a scene with woodburning tools! Choose from several different winter and Christmas themed scenes or bring your own!
Tuition: $115.00
Tuition Notes: Materials Are Included

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Knife Making with: Tobin Mierau
Beginner/Intermediate

Sunday, December 6, 9 AM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Eye Protection, Hearing Protection, & Dust Mask
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 at a 10% discount.
Tuition: $120.00

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Woodworking 101 with: Shawn Smith
Beginner/Intermediate

Part 1: Tuesday, December 8, 6 PM - 9:30 PM
Part 2: Wednesday, December 9, 6 PM - 9:30 PM
Part 3: Tuesday, December 15, 6 PM - 9:30 PM
Part 4: Wednesday, December 16, 6 PM - 9:30 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, Dust Mask, & 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!
Tuition: $255.00
Tuition Notes: Materials Are Included.

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Turn A Bowl with: Andy Boudreau
Intermediate

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

Prerequisite: Intro To Woodturning Class Or Prior Turning Experience
Tools Required: Face Shield. If You Have Your Own Personal Turning Tools, You Are Encouraged To Bring Them; Otherwise, Turning Tools Will Be Furnished.
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.
Tuition: $155.00
Tuition Notes: All Materials Are Included.

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Spoon Carving with: Greg Dominguez
Beginner/Intermediate

Sunday, December 13, 9 AM - 5 PM

Description: Carving spoons is becoming increasingly popular, but it can be intimidating getting started. Join us in the classroom as we demystify the process of carving your own spoons! This class will cover cutting your blanks and the techniques of actually carving the spoon. Time permitting, we will also discuss finishing your project, as well as advanced projects.
Tuition: $115.00
Tuition Notes: Carving Blocks Are Included

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Cutting Board with: Jim Davy
Beginner/Intermediate

Saturday, December 19, 9:30 AM - 4 PM

Tools Required: Eye Protection, Hearing Protection, & Dust Mask
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: $120.00

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Turn A Pen with: Gus Hartmann
Beginner/Intermediate

Sunday, December 20, 9 AM - 12 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.
Tuition: $80.00
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 20, 1 PM - 5 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.
Tuition: $80.00
Tuition Notes: Only $40 With Turn A Pen. Students Must Purchase Acrylic Blank For Turning.

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Introduction To Woodturning with: Andy Boudreau
Beginner

Saturday, December 26, 9 AM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Eye Protection. If You Have Your Own Personal Turning Tools, You Are Welcome To Bring Them; Otherwise, Turning Tools Will Be Furnished.
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.
Tuition: $120.00
Tuition Notes: Materials Are Included In The Cost Of The Class.

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Introduction To CNC with: Dylan Letzler
Beginner/Intermediate

Sunday, December 27, 9 AM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Laptop Or Other Computer Running Windows, Eye Protection, Hearing Protection, & 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: $120.00
Tuition Notes: Materials Are Included

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