Woodcraft of Denver

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Phone:
(303) 290-0007
Fax:
(303) 290-6764
Email:
denver-retail@woodcraft.com

6770 S. Peoria St
Centennial, CO 80112

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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Classes

Relief Carving

Part 1: Thursday, March 2, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 2: Thursday, March 9, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 3: Thursday, March 16, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 4: Thursday, March 23, 6 PM - 9 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Charlie Milliser
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2-8
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.
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: $130.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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SCOTT PHILLIPS

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

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Scott Phillips
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2-50
Tools Required: None
Description: Scott Phillips, of the PBS Series "An American Woodshop" will be in the house all day. FREE Demos every hour. 9:00 AM Bandsaw Boxes, 10:00 AM Bandsaw Tune-up, 11:00 AM Turning Tips & new tools, 1:00 PM Router Tips & Techniques, 2:00 PM Tablesaw Tune-up tips, 3:00 PM Finishing. No reservations are necessary for these FREE demos!
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: $0.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Turn a Bowl

Sunday, March 5, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Doug Greiner
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2-7
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. Class tuition includes the turning materials.
Prerequisite: Intro to Woodturning class or Prior turning experience
Tuition: $110.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Using Your Hand Held Router

Sunday, March 12, 10 AM - 5 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Brendan Whitehead
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2-8
Tools Required: Safety glasses & Ear protection
Description: Routers can be intimidating. In this hands one 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.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $100.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Woodworking 101: Build a Box (Weekend)

Part 1: Saturday, March 18, 9 AM - 5 PM
Part 2: Sunday, March 19, 9 AM - 5 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Doug Manter
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2-6
Tools Required: Safety Glasses/Goggles, 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 weekend class, we will teach you how to set up and correctly use the jointer, table saw and planer. After learning the fundamentals of setting up the equipment, you will learn how to make a beautiful box that is truly square. 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!
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $195.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Introduction to Woodturning

Saturday, March 25, 9 AM - 5 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Doug Greiner
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2-7
Tools Required: Safety Goggles Or Glasses. 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. Class tuition includes the turning materials used for the projects.
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: $95.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Alaskan Ulu & Dished Cutting Board

Sunday, March 26, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Brendan Whitehead
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2-6
Tools Required: Eye protection
Description: The Alaskan Ulu knife has been in use for over 5000 years and has proved itself to be a most useful tool in any kitchen. It’s great for skinning, slicing meat, dicing vegetables and herbs, when matched with a dished cutting board. In this class you will learn all of the skills necessary to create a unique handle for your Ulu along with a matched dished cutting board. You will leave with a finished project and the knowledge that will allow you to recreate more in your home shop. All materials are included as part of seminar fee.
Prerequisite: Basic woodworking experience
Tuition: $135.00
Tuition Notes: Materials are included in the cost of the class.

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Relief Carving

Part 1: Thursday, March 30, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 2: Thursday, April 6, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 3: Thursday, April 13, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 4: Thursday, April 20, 6 PM - 9 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Charlie Milliser
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2-8
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.
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: $130.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Cutting Board

Saturday, April 1, 9:30 AM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Woodcraft Staff
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2-8
Tools Required: Eye protection
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.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $65.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Three Dimensional Carving

Part 1: Sunday, April 2, 2 PM - 5 PM
Part 2: Sunday, April 9, 2 PM - 5 PM
Part 3: Sunday, April 23, 2 PM - 5 PM
Part 4: Sunday, April 30, 2 PM - 5 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Charlie Milliser
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2-8
Tools Required: Flexcut KN13 detail knife, Pfeil Swiss made D7/6 gouge, Pfeil Swiss made 7/14 gouge, Safety glove, Sharpening Strop
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.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $130.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Bandsaw 101

Saturday, April 8, 9 AM - 5 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Charles Holzheimer
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2-8
Tools Required: 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.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $90.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Turn a Pen

Sunday, April 9, 9 AM - 1 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Doug Greiner
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2-7
Tools Required: 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.
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: $55.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Woodworking 101: Build a Box

Part 1: Tuesday, April 18, 5:30 PM - 9 PM
Part 2: Wednesday, April 19, 5:30 PM - 9 PM
Part 3: Tuesday, April 25, 5:30 PM - 9 PM
Part 4: Wednesday, April 26, 5:30 PM - 9 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Eric Letzler
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2-6
Tools Required: Safety Glasses/Goggles, 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 four-evening class, we will teach you how to set up and correctly use the jointer, table saw and planer. After learning the fundamentals of setting up the equipment, you will learn how to make a beautiful box that is truly square. 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!
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $195.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Turn a Bowl

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

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Doug Greiner
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2-7
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. Class tuition includes the turning materials.
Prerequisite: Intro to Woodturning class or Prior turning experience
Tuition: $110.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Wooden Cheeseboard

Sunday, April 23, 9 AM - 12 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Eric Letzler
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2-8
Tools Required:
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.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $55.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Relief Carving

Part 1: Thursday, April 27, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 2: Thursday, May 4, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 3: Thursday, May 11, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 4: Thursday, May 18, 6 PM - 9 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Charlie Milliser
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2-8
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.
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: $130.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Introduction to Woodturning

Saturday, April 29, 9 AM - 5 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Doug Greiner
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2-7
Tools Required: Safety Goggles Or Glasses. 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. Class tuition includes the turning materials used for the projects.
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: $95.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Corn Hole Game Board

Saturday, May 6, 9 AM - 5 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Michael Cunningham
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2-4
Tools Required: Safety Goggles
Description: Build your own Corn Hole Game Board to be used at tailgating or backyard parties. What is a “Corn Hole Board Game”? Well, in a nutshell, you take a hefty little beanbag (called a corn bag since its filled with corn feed….not beans), toss it at a rectangular plywood board about 30 feet away, and hope to either stick it somewhere on the platform or sink it through the single hole cut into the surface. Join us for a day and we’ll help you build a board to be used for your summer outings. Bags purchased separately.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $135.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Natural Edged Bowls

Sunday, May 7, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Doug Manter
Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Size: 2-6
Tools Required: Eye Protection, bowl turning tools
Description: Take the next step when you learn how to make a natural edged bowl. You will layout and cut the blank, learn chucking techniques and turning techniques.
Prerequisite: Must have some bowl turning experience.
Tuition: $110.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Cutting Board

Saturday, May 13, 9:30 AM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Jim Davy
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2-8
Tools Required: Eye protection
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.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $65.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Woodworking 101: Build a Trestle Table

Part 1: Saturday, May 20, 9 AM - 5 PM
Part 2: Sunday, May 21, 9 AM - 5 PM
Part 3: Monday, May 22, 6 PM - 9 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Doug Manter
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2-6
Tools Required: Safety Glasses/Goggles, 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 the jointer, table saw and planer. After learning the fundamentals of setting up the equipment, you will learn how to make boards that are truly square. Using these boards, you will make a trestle table that is just the perfect size for any room or use. 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!
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: $255.00
Tuition Notes: Materials are included in the Tuition

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Turn a Pen

Saturday, May 27, 9 AM - 1 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Doug Greiner
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2-7
Tools Required: 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.
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: $55.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Turn an Acrylic Pen

Saturday, May 27, 2 PM - 6 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Charles Holzheimer
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2-7
Tools Required: Safety Glasses or Goggles. If you have your own personal turning tools, you are encouraged to bring them, otherwise turning tools will be furnished.
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.
Prerequisite: Turn a Pen class or previous turning experience
Tuition: $65.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Introduction to Woodturning

Saturday, June 3, 9 AM - 5 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Doug Greiner
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2-7
Tools Required: Safety Goggles Or Glasses. 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. Class tuition includes the turning materials used for the projects.
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: $95.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Introduction to Finishing

Sunday, June 4, 9 AM - 1 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Shawn Smith
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2-8
Tools Required:
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 Eric 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.
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: $75.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Scroll Saw 101

Saturday, June 10, 10 AM - 2 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Chris Combs
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2-6
Tools Required: Safety Glasses
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.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $75.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Using Your Hand Held Router

Sunday, June 11, 10 AM - 5 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Brendan Whitehead
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2-8
Tools Required: Safety glasses & Ear protection
Description: Routers can be intimidating. In this hands one 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.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $100.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Woodworking 101: Build a Trestle Table

Part 1: Tuesday, June 13, 5:30 PM - 9 PM
Part 2: Wednesday, June 14, 5:30 PM - 9 PM
Part 3: Thursday, June 15, 5:30 PM - 9 PM
Part 4: Wednesday, June 21, 5:30 PM - 9 PM
Part 5: Thursday, June 22, 5:30 PM - 9 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Shawn Smith
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2-6
Tools Required: Safety Glasses/Goggles, 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 the jointer, table saw and planer. After learning the fundamentals of setting up the equipment, you will learn how to make boards that are truly square. Using these boards, you will make a trestle table that is just the perfect size for any room or use. 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!
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: $255.00
Tuition Notes: Materials are included in the Tuition

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Turn a Bowl

Saturday, June 17, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Doug Greiner
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2-7
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. Class tuition includes the turning materials.
Prerequisite: Intro to Woodturning class or Prior turning experience
Tuition: $110.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Hand Tools 101

Sunday, June 18, 10 AM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Brendan Whitehead
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2-8
Tools Required: Eye Protection. See list in description
Description: In this two session class you will learn the basics of hand tool woodworking. Learn how to saw in a straight line, how to use a hand plane, how to use a chisel, and how to use marking and measuring tools. Also covered are sharpening techniques and basic jointery with hand tools. This class will teach you how to use hand tools to effectively compliment your power tools. Suggested tools to bring to class: woodworking or combination square, hand chisels, hand plane, hand saw, marking gauge, marking knife, measuring tape, scrap of wood to work on.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $95.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Alaskan Ulu & Dished Cutting Board

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

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Brendan Whitehead
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2-8
Tools Required: Eye protection
Description: The Alaskan Ulu knife has been in use for over 5000 years and has proved itself to be a most useful tool in any kitchen. It’s great for skinning, slicing meat, dicing vegetables and herbs, when matched with a dished cutting board. In this class you will learn all of the skills necessary to create a unique handle for your Ulu along with a matched dished cutting board. You will leave with a finished project and the knowledge that will allow you to recreate more in your home shop. All materials are included as part of seminar fee.
Prerequisite: Basic woodworking experience
Tuition: $135.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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Turn a Finial Box

Sunday, June 25, 9 AM - 5 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Don Edwards
Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Size: 2-4
Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Dust Mask. If You Have Your Own Turning Tools You Are Encouraged To Bring Them, But They Must Be Very Sharp: Otherwise Turning Tools Will Be Furnished.
Description: Come join us in the shop, and learn how to turn a Finial Box. Students will learn 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 finally sand and finish on the lathe. Class tuition includes all turning materials.
Prerequisite: Prior Wood Turning Experience REQUIRED
Tuition: $135.00
Tuition Notes:

Please Note: Fees are nonrefundable within one week of the scheduled seminar.

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