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Phone:
317-578-3400
Fax:
317-578-3401
Email:
indy-retail@woodcraft.com

7330 East 86th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46256
USA

Hours of Operation

sunday 11 AM - 4 PM
monday 9 AM - 7 PM
tuesday 9 AM - 7 PM
wednesday 9 AM - 7 PM
thursday 9 AM - 7 PM
friday 9 AM - 7 PM
saturday 9 AM - 5 PM

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Band Saw A Puzzle Box with: Randy Kerkhoff
All

Tuesday, August 18, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: Highlight the versatility of your band saw by making a simple puzzle box out of a block of wood with a pullout drawer. It is truly unique and will be treasured for years to come. The class will cover wood selection, pattern placement, cutting sequence, gluing and a discussion on finishing.
Tuition: $90.00

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Sharpening Plane Blades & Chisels with: Al Huls
All

Wednesday, August 19, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses & Dull Blade Or Chisel
Description: Sharp tools are essential to good woodworking! Learn how to get your hand plane blades and chisels razor sharp.
Tuition: $60.00

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Leigh Dovetail Basics with: Al Huls
Beginner/Intermediate

Thursday, August 20, 6 PM - 9 PM

Prerequisite: Router Basics Class Or Equivalent Router Experience Required.
Description: Join Al as he demystifies the Leigh Jig for you! He covers everything from safety and set-up to tips and techniques for great results for all your projects. You'll practice through dovetails, and half blind dovetails.
Tuition: $60.00

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Intro To Woodworking with: Al Huls
Beginner

Part 1: Saturday, August 22, 1 PM - 4 PM
Part 2: Saturday, August 29, 1 PM - 4 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, Dust Mask & Notebook
Description: This class is for the beginning woodworker or anyone who wants to refresh their skills! You'll learn techniques for the safe and efficient use of the jointer, planer, table saw, router and drill press. By class end, you will have created a beautiful cutting board for your home. This is a great opportunity to learn the basics of craftsmanship. If you are new or returning to woodworking, don't miss this one!
Tuition: $85.00
Tuition Notes: Tuition Is Due At The Time The Reservation Is Made.

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Women's Woodworking Club with: Al Huls
All

Monday, August 24, 6:30 PM - 9 PM

Description: Join us to make some wood jewelry. We'll have different species of wood from which to make earrings and brooches.
Tuition: $0.00

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Learn Pen Making with: Jerry Savage
All

Tuesday, August 25, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses
Description: Create and keep a beautiful pen even if you haven't used a power tool before. You are introduced to the tools and techniques used to make a great looking pen your first time. One of our most popular classes.
Tuition: $75.00

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Woodburning 102 with: Beth Darragh
All

Wednesday, August 26, 6 PM - 9 PM

Prerequisite: Intro To Woodburning
Description: Beth will advance your skills beyond what you learned in Intro to Woodburning.
Tuition: $60.00
Tuition Notes: Tuition Is Due At Time Of Registration

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Beginning CNC with: Randy Kerkhoff
Cancelled

Thursday, August 27, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, Notebook, Pencil
Description: This class is a basic introduction to a CNC machine by making three coasters with your initials. You will also learn how to reverse V-carve text and center a star and a star circular array. You will be exposed to CAD for drawing your projects and creating tool paths to design your projects.
Tuition: $85.00
Tuition Notes: Computer With At Least Windows 7(Flash Drive Optional),

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Intro To Woodworking with: Al Huls
Beginner

Part 1: Friday, August 28, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Part 2: Friday, September 4, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, Dust Mask & Notebook
Description: This class is for the beginning woodworker or anyone who wants to refresh their skills! You'll learn techniques for the safe and efficient use of the jointer, planer, table saw, router and drill press. By class end, you will have created a beautiful cutting board for your home. This is a great opportunity to learn the basics of craftsmanship. If you are new or returning to woodworking, don't miss this one!
Tuition: $85.00
Tuition Notes: Tuition Is Due At The Time The Reservation Is Made.

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Learn To Turn! with: Bob Anderson
All

Part 1: Tuesday, September 1, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 2: Tuesday, September 8, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses
Description: If you have only been turning pens on your mini-lathe or want to just learn more about turning, this two part class is a terrific value! Bob Anderson will guide you every step of the way. In addition to surprising yourself with a very creative spindle and face plate project, you will learn the basics of this popular woodworking machine. From the different types of lathes, to tool selection, machine operation and simple maintenance, this fun class will provide valuable skills.
Tuition: $85.00

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Understanding Wood Finishing with: Al Huls
All

Wednesday, September 2, 12 PM - 3 PM

Description: This class is a comprehensive look at wood finishing covering surface preparation,pore filling, staining and top coats. You'll learn all you need to know to confidently finish all your woodworking projects.
Tuition: $60.00

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#4 Wooden Plane with: Al Huls
All

Thursday, September 3, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses
Description: You will cut and build a #4 wooden jack plane to complement our wooden block plane. This plane will be ready to use when you leave the class.
Tuition: $125.00

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Hidden Compartment Shelf with: Al Huls
Beginner

Saturday, September 5, 1 PM - 5 PM

Description: Build a really nice shelf unit that is 24" wide by 12" deep on which you can place nick-knacks. One of those items will have a magnetic key that when placed over the lock will permit the bottom to swing open revealing a storage area for documents or other items you want to keep close by but out of sight. Your shelf will be ready for you to take home, finish and mount to the wall.
Tuition: $150.00

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Squaring Up Lumber With The Jointer & Planer with: Al Huls
Beginner/Intermediate

Wednesday, September 9, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: Properly sized and squared lumber is the foundation for enjoyable woodworking and great results. Turn a 2'x 4' piece of lumber into a usable board in this hands on class. You'll also learn how to set up and maintain your shop equipment to minimize downtime.
Tuition: $60.00

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Hand Cut Dovetails with: Al Huls
Beginner

Thursday, September 10, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses. Dovetail Saws Provided But Bring Your Own If You Have One!
Description: The dovetail joint is one of the oldest and most recognizable woodworking joints. Hand cut dovetails remain the preserve of a small percent of all woodworkers. Learn the secrets of creating beautiful dovetails in this hands-on workshop. Al will teach the simple, intuitive method of making these joints without complicated jigs and power tools.
Tuition: $60.00

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Intro To Woodworking with: Al Huls
Beginner

Part 1: Saturday, September 12, 2 PM - 5 PM
Part 2: Saturday, September 19, 2 PM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, Dust Mask & Notebook
Description: This class is for the beginning woodworker or anyone who wants to refresh their skills! You'll learn techniques for the safe and efficient use of the jointer, planer, table saw, router and drill press. By class end, you will have created a beautiful cutting board for your home. This is a great opportunity to learn the basics of craftsmanship. If you are new or returning to woodworking, don't miss this one!
Tuition: $85.00
Tuition Notes: Tuition Is Due At The Time The Reservation Is Made.

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Scrollsaw 102 with: Jerry Canady
All

Monday, September 14, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: Learn three dimensional cutting. The class project will be a chess set king.
Tuition: $60.00

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Woodburning 103 with: Beth Darragh
Advanced

Tuesday, September 15, 12 PM - 3 PM

Prerequisite: Intermediate Woodworking
Description: You will complete your project under Beth's tutelage. After completing this session you will be ready to take on any project you desire.
Tuition: $60.00

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Intro To Woodworking with: Al Huls
Beginner

Part 1: Thursday, September 17, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 2: Thursday, September 24, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, Dust Mask & Notebook
Description: This class is for the beginning woodworker or anyone who wants to refresh their skills! You'll learn techniques for the safe and efficient use of the jointer, planer, table saw, router and drill press. By class end, you will have created a beautiful cutting board for your home. This is a great opportunity to learn the basics of craftsmanship. If you are new or returning to woodworking, don't miss this one!
Tuition: $85.00
Tuition Notes: Tuition Is Due At The Time The Reservation Is Made.

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Salt Mill with: Jerry Canady
All

Monday, September 21, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: Have a companion piece to your pepper mill designed specifically to grind coarse sea salt. Unlike the pepper mill, this unit will have a noncorrosive grinder to give you many years of service.
Tuition: $85.00

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Router Basics with: Randy Kerkhoff
All

Tuesday, September 22, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses & Hearing Protection
Description: This class presents important information that will help you safely operate one of the workshop's most versatile tools. We will discuss the different types of routers, accessories,and router bits. Learn to make safe cuts free hand and with a router table. This is one of our most popular classes.
Tuition: $60.00

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Shaker Oval Boxes with: Al Huls
All

Part 1: Saturday, September 26, 9 AM - 4 PM
Part 2: Sunday, September 27, 9 AM - 3 PM

Description: Make a set of five cherry oval nesting boxes in this great hands on class. You'll learn the techniques of boiling wood to shape it, clinch nailing, and a traditional finish. These boxes are a great gift for someone special. Bring a SHARP utility knife.
Tuition: $200.00

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Advanced Band Saw Puzzle Box with: Randy Kerkhoff
All

Tuesday, September 29, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: Highlight the versatility of your band saw with a puzzle box with a pullout drawer and a compartment on the top of the box. You will learn sanding and fitting the pieces together for a smooth surface. Your box will be truly unique and will be treasured for years to come. We will cover wood selection, pattern placement, cutting sequence and gluing. We will also begin the finishing process which you will complete at home.
Tuition: $110.00

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Beginning Relief Carving with: Jerry Savage
All

Wednesday, September 30, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: See Store For Details
Description: You will learn the basics of tool identification, honing, basic cuts, and wood & pattern selection. You may either bring your own tools or purchase a set of Flexcut tools at a steeply discounted package price for this class.
Tuition: $60.00
Tuition Notes: With Flexcut Tool Set , Add $80.00

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Intro To Woodworking with: Al Huls
Beginner

Part 1: Saturday, October 3, 9 AM - 12 PM
Part 2: Saturday, October 10, 9 AM - 12 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, Dust Mask & Notebook
Description: This class is for the beginning woodworker or anyone who wants to refresh their skills! You'll learn techniques for the safe and efficient use of the jointer, planer, table saw, router and drill press. By class end, you will have created a beautiful cutting board for your home. This is a great opportunity to learn the basics of craftsmanship. If you are new or returning to woodworking, don't miss this one!
Tuition: $85.00
Tuition Notes: Tuition Is Due At The Time The Reservation Is Made.

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Scrollsaw 101 with: Jerry Canady
All

Monday, October 5, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses
Description: If you have been looking to get started in woodworking, the scrollsaw is just the ticket. A quiet and easy-to-use machine that will produce a wide variety of great projects. You will be guided through the completion of your own work. Topics include blade selection, tension, pattern use, piercing, speeds and feed rates. This is a very satisfying activity.
Tuition: $60.00

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Beautiful Bowl Basics with: Bob Anderson
All

Tuesday, October 6, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: If you are familiar with the lathe and want to learn the basics of bowl turning, this class will set the ground work for making beautiful bowls. It will take you step by step through different methods for holding the wood on the lathe, tool selection and sharpening, basic bowl forms and finishing techniques are all covered. The end result will be your own beautiful bowl and the confidence to make more bowls in your own workshop.
Tuition: $85.00

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Get Framed! with: Al Huls
Intermediate

Thursday, October 8, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses
Description: So you want to display the photos of your climb on Mount Everest? You will need some cool looking hardwood frames but how do you do it? While the styles are endless, the process is the same for creating frames for your favorite photos, posters, or shadow boxes. In this class you will make a 8 1/2 x 11" frame by using the router table, table saw and miter saw. Sacrificial fences, jigs, determining inside demensions, assembly methods & clamping are more of the topics we will cover. Like most woodwokers, you likely get many frame requests and this class will help speed the process.
Tuition: $60.00

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Valet Tray with: Randy Kerkhoff
Intermediate

Monday, October 12, 6 PM - 9 PM

Prerequisite: Router Basics
Tools Required: Safety Glasses
Description: Need a tray to hold keys? Or coins? Or jewelry? A router can be used to create a beautiful valet tray with three compartments. These make great gifts for Christmas, Easter or Mother's Day. Start to finish in one 3 hour class.
Tuition: $85.00

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Woodburning 101 with: Beth Darragh
Beginner

Tuesday, October 13, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: SK Razertip Unit #160476, HD Cord #160480, Interchangeable Tip Pen #160478, 5 Piece Tip Set #160535. If You Do Not Wish To Purchase These Before The Class We Will Have Equipment Available.
Description: The Intro to Wood burning is the first of three classes. Beth will teach you the intricacies of pyrography. You will learn how to lay out a pattern and begin the texturing of your project. We will spend time practicing with various tips, heat variations and shading techniques. Bring a picture or image of what you would like to burn.
Tuition: $60.00

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Intro To Woodworking with: Al Huls
Beginner

Part 1: Thursday, October 15, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 2: Thursday, October 22, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, Dust Mask & Notebook
Description: This class is for the beginning woodworker or anyone who wants to refresh their skills! You'll learn techniques for the safe and efficient use of the jointer, planer, table saw, router and drill press. By class end, you will have created a beautiful cutting board for your home. This is a great opportunity to learn the basics of craftsmanship. If you are new or returning to woodworking, don't miss this one!
Tuition: $85.00
Tuition Notes: Tuition Is Due At The Time The Reservation Is Made.

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Woodcarving 101 with: Ed Metzler
All

Saturday, October 17, 2 PM - 5 PM

Tools Required: Flexcut Carving Knife, Carving Glove, Pencil.
Description: This class will provide a solid basis for the hobby of a lifetime. Carve a simple Old World Santa while learning safety, sharpening and basic cuts. You will leave this class with your own carving, appropriate for display or gifts for friends and coworkers.
Tuition: $60.00

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Router Table Workshop with: Randy Kerkhoff
Intermediate

Monday, October 19, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses
Description: If you want to add a router table to your workshop or need basic information on one you have, this class will be invaluable. We will cover router requirements, correct fence alignment, bit set-up & selection, hold-downs, safe free hand routing, jigs, dust collection, template routing and much more. If you want to make doors for the pieces you make, this class will really help.
Tuition: $60.00

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Build A Custom Hunter's Knife with: Jerry Canady
Beginner

Tuesday, October 20, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses
Description: Would you like to have your own custom hunting knife? You will attach wood handle blanks to a drop point blade, shape, sand and finish to make a knife that is truly one of a kind. This drop point knife has an overall length of 7 3/4" with a blade length of 3". There will be a choice of wood for the handle.
Tuition: $75.00

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Women's Woodworking Club with: Al Huls
All

Wednesday, October 21, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Description: Our project this month will be making a flower bud vase. A glass test tube will be inserted into a cherry block profiled by you.
Tuition: $0.00

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Farm Table With Festool with: Al Huls
All

Part 1: Saturday, October 24, 9 AM - 4 PM
Part 2: Sunday, October 25, 9 AM - 3 PM

Description: Build a beautiful table employing the Festool track saw, domino jointer, routers, rotex and random orbit sanders.
Tuition: $350.00

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Pen & Pencil Set W/ Case with: Jerry Savage
All

Part 1: Monday, October 26, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 2: Tuesday, October 27, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses
Description: This two session class will create a pen and pencil set suitable for gifting on special occasions. You'll make the pen in the first session and the matching pencil in the second. You'll then receive a wooden pen case to hold the two creations.
Tuition: $150.00

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Table Saw Fences, Sleds, And Jigs with: Al Huls
All

Thursday, October 29, 6 PM - 9 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection
Description: Want to get more out of your table saw? Join us to make an a cut off fence, a sacrificial fence, a sliding table and other jigs...all designed to make your table saw easier to use.
Tuition: $85.00

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