Woodcraft of Sacramento

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Phone:
(916) 362-9664
Fax:
(916) 362-9702
Email:
sacramento-retail@woodcraft.com

9523 Folsom Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95827

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

Jack's Turning Workshop

Thursday, March 2, 6 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Jack Stellman
Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Wood and any pen or small turning kit & the accompanying bushings that you wish to work on. The instructor will provide the turning tools. You may bring your own if you prefer.
Description: In this class/workshop, our resident pen & small turning projects expert Jack will help you with any and all turning problems or questions. If you need help with ANYTHING pen or small project related, this is the class for YOU!
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $60.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Introduction to Turning Wood: Bowl and Mallet

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

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Jeremy Nuttall
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Roughing Gouge, Bowl Gouge, Spindle Gouge, Skew, Parting Tool, Face Shield & Dust Mask
Description: In this hands-on class, Jeremy will be teaching both of the main skills in woodturning; face plate turning and how to create all of the basic spindle shapes and cuts. Students will turn a small bowl and a wooden mallet. This is the perfect class for the beginning turner, or a great way to hone your turning skills. Jeremy is a credentialed teacher and is a premier local woodturner.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $95.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Face Carving

Sunday, March 5, 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Jim Hanson
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Carving Glove, Thumb Guard, Detail Knife & Standard Carving Knife
Description: Develop a face stick that you can use as a reference for future carvings. Jim will show you how to carve basic features and details such as the eyes, nose, mouth and ears. Samples are on display at the store.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $90.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Fancy Laminated Turning Techniques

Thursday, March 9, 6 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Mike Dunajski
Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Class Size: 1-10
Tools Required:
Description: In this demonstration class, Mike will show students how to glue up & turn several different beautiful patterns for small turning projects like ornaments, bottle stoppers, etc. Stop by the store to see what you'll learn how to do.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $60.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Using Large Shop Equipment

Saturday, March 11, 9:30 AM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Jeremy Nuttall
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 1-8
Tools Required: Safety Glasses & Hearing Protection
Description: Learn to safely and confidently use the table saw, band saw, jointer, thickness planer and drill press. Subjects highlighted will be alignment and maintenance, jigs and fixtures, bringing lumber to exact thickness, cross cutting, ripping, miter cutting, cutting dadoes, cutting curves, resawing, truing an edge and leg tapering. This is a hands-on class, so be ready to have fun while learning the basics of these large shop tools.
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: $100.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Introduction to CNC Carving

Sunday, March 12, 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Bob Prichard
Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Class Size: 1-10
Tools Required:
Description: This demonstration class will introduce students to the new & affordable computer controlled carving machines that have hit the market. Bob is an expert on these machines & he'll get you on your way to being an expert too!
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $95.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Turn a Tetra Stylus Pen

Thursday, March 16, 6 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Jack Stellman
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 1-6
Tools Required: Tools provided by the instructor include a sharp 1/2" Spindle Gouge. You may bring your own if you desire. Bring your own safety glasses & hearing protection.
Description: Jack will teach you to turn the Tetra Stylus Pen Kit in this hands-on class. The Tetra has an advanced fiber stylus made of soft nano silver micro-knit fabric for your touch screen devices. If you need to jot down notes, the other end is a high quality pen featuring a premium double twist Parker® type mechanism.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $65.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Shop Layout & Set-up

Saturday, March 18, 9:30 AM - 12 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Jeremy Nuttall
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 1-10
Tools Required: Pencil & Paper
Description: Jeremy is a professional woodworker with years of shop experience. He will help you get your own shop set up right. Topics like electrical, lighting, tool selection & placement, and dust collection will be covered. After this class, you will be ready to set up an efficient shop.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $55.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Hands-On Skew Workshop

Saturday, March 18, 1 PM - 3:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Jeremy Nuttall
Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Class Size: 1-6
Tools Required: Sharp 1/2" Or 3/4" Skew if you own one, the store will provide one if you do not own a skew.
Description: Have you ever wanted to learn how to use the most feared tool in woodturning? Then this is the class for you! The skew may be one of the most difficult tools to use, but our turning expert Jeremy will demonstrate and teach the proper techniques in using one. The skew is sometimes called "The Hand Plane Of Woodturning", and this class will set you on the path to mastering this useful tool.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $60.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Woodburning

Sunday, March 19, 9:30 AM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Ray Woodbeck
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 1-6
Tools Required: All participants will need to bring their own wood burning tool and tips. Optional materials include your own wood species and artwork that you can burn onto the wood.
Description: In this class you will learn the basics of wood burning. You will learn how to burn lettering and pictures onto wood in this hands-on class. Bring your own art that can be copied and burned onto the wood. Ray will teach how to work with the grain patterns and control the heat of the wood burning tool.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $90.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Bird House from a Fence Board

Thursday, March 23, 6 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Michael Bush
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 1-6
Tools Required: Safety Glasses and Hearing Protection
Description: Students will be making a complete bird house from a single 6' x 6" x 3/4" fence board. Once you've learned to make these, you can decorate them or simply hang them the way they are. They make great gifts and are a lovely addition to any garden!
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $70.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Scroll Saw Techniques

Saturday, March 25, 9:30 AM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Adam Panto
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 0-8
Tools Required: Contact Store For Saw Availability. Students should plan on bringing their own saw if they own one.
Description: In this fun, hands-on class Adam starts with the basics. Blade selection, safety, layout, and basic cutting techniques are all covered. Then, he will take you step by step through a project or two you can take home with you!
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $100.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Marquetry Techniques

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

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Adam Panto
Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: A cutting mat. The instructor will provide a cutting knife
Description: Marquetry is the art of creating pictures and intricate patterns with wood veneers. In this hands-on class, students will learn about the tools, supplies and materials needed to create beautiful marquetry projects. Adam will teach you the Window Method using a knife. Each student will take home their own marquetry project.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $95.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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From Logs to Lumber: How to Harvest Your Own Wood!

Thursday, March 30, 6 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Adam Panto
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 1-10
Tools Required: Notebook & Pencil
Description: Wood is all around us in the form of trees that are often cut down for various reasons. In this lecture/demonstration class, Adam will teach students to process salvaged wood into lumber. He will discuss and demonstrate techniques like proper processing of raw or "green" wood, storing and drying, use of chainsaws and home shop equipment for lumber making and other topics so you can cut your own lumber!
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $50.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Band Saw Boxes

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

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Adam Panto
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 1-8
Tools Required: Safety Glasses and Hearing Protection, note pad and a pencil.
Description: The bandsaw can be one of the most useful tools in your workshop. In one day, Adam will guide you through the construction of your very own bandsaw box. He will also show you other bandsaw box tricks and techniques as well as cover basic bandsaw set up and how to keep your saw running its best. These boxes make great gifts and after this fun and informative class, you'll be able to make as many as you want!
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $100.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Power Carving: Carve a Rainbow Trout

Sunday, April 2, 9:30 AM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Adam Panto
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 1-6
Tools Required: Power Carver, Dust Mask, Face Shield or Safety Glasses
Description: If you own a Dremel, Foredom, or other rotary tool this class is for you! Adam will show you how to carve a realistic rainbow trout in this hands-on class. He will cover stock removal techniques, choosing the right burrs for the job, the double-cut technique on the bandsaw for quick stock removal and more.
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: $115.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Introduction To Relief Carving

Thursday, April 6, 6 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Adam Panto
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 0-10
Tools Required: Notebook & Pencil
Description: In this demonstration class, Adam will discuss the different types of relief carving, carving patterns, and some basic designs for relief carving. He will also go over tool basics, sharpening, and wood selection. A professional carver, Adam will demonstrate various techniques and styles of carving.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $50.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Router Table Techniques

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

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Jeremy Nuttall
Skill Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Any router bits you own, safety glasses & hearing protection
Description: Learn to use a router table in this hands on class. The use of fences, jigs, and specialty bits will be covered along with router table safety.
Prerequisite: Previous Router Experience
Tuition: $100.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Intro To Pen Turning - The American Slim

Sunday, April 9, 1:30 PM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Jack Stellman
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Tools provided by the instructor include a sharp 1/2" Spindle Gouge & a sharp 3/16” parting tool. You may bring your own if you desire. Bring your own safety glasses & hearing protection.
Description: Students will learn the proper steps to make a unique pen, from cutting and turning to finishing and final assembly. Each person will turn a pen to take home. They make great gifts, so sign up today!
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $65.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Turn a Candlestick

Thursday, April 13, 6 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Mike Dunajski
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: The instructor will provide the turning tools. Bring a Face Shield & Dust Mask
Description: Using spindle turning tools, Mike will teach students to create a custom candlestick on the lathe. A candlestick is the perfect first project for the beginning turner, or a great way to hone your spindle turning skills.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $75.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Turning A Cigar Pen

Thursday, April 20, 6 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Jack Stellman
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Tools provided by the instructor include a sharp 1/2" Spindle Gouge & a sharp 3/16” parting tool. You may bring your own if you desire. Bring your own safety glasses & hearing protection.
Description: Have you ever wanted a fine writing instrument? Let Jack teach you to turn this extra-large beauty. This is the undisputed KING of writing utensils and they make great gifts.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $75.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Cabinetry 1: Building a Carcass & Face Frame

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

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Jeremy Nuttall
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Safety Glasses & Hearing Protection
Description: The first step in building cabinets is constructing the "box" or carcass. In this hands on class, you will learn the proper techniques to create a strong and durable cabinet carcass. Joinery and assembly techniques for most cabinet applications will be covered. The Kreg jig will be used for the face frame assembly as well.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $115.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Introduction to Wood Finishing

Sunday, April 23, 9:30 AM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Rico Saboya
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required:
Description: Rico will cover everything from sanding sealers to hand-rubbed finishes. Stains & the various types of topcoats will also be covered, as will spray finishes. And finally, the often neglected but important safety & environmental factors of finishing will be touched on.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $95.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Sharpening Your Hand Tools

Thursday, April 27, 6 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Daniel Livsey
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: One dull hand tool.
Description: Do you have trouble getting that razor-sharp edge on your plane irons and chisels? If so, this is the class for you! Using both bench stones and sharpening machines, we will show you how to put the perfect edge on your hand tools. Since this is a hands-on class, make sure you bring a tool to sharpen (no more than one). You'll take it home honed and ready to use.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $55.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Porter Cable Dovetail Jig Basics

Saturday, April 29, 9:30 AM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Ray Woodbeck
Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Bring your Porter Cable Jig & Bits
Description: Dovetails are a classic woodworking joint, and in this class, you will learn the ins and outs of Porter Cable's 4200 Series dovetail jigs as you build a box. The 4216 Deluxe Combo Jig will be used by the instructor in the class to show students just how easy it can be to create strong, accurate half-blind dovetails with a quality jig and the know-how to use it!
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $105.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Carving a Robed Gnome or Wizard

Sunday, April 30, 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Jim Hanson
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Bench Knife, Detail Knife, 2mm Or 3mm Parting Tool, #5 - 12mm Gouge, #6 - 8mm Gouge & Carving Glove
Description: Gnomes and wizards, with their special magical powers, still fascinate the young at heart. Learn to create your own magical creature in this five-hour, hands-on class. Samples are on display at the store.
Prerequisite: Some carving experience or the Face Carving class.
Tuition: $90.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Jack's Turning Workshop

Thursday, May 4, 6 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Jack Stellman
Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Wood and any pen or small turning kit & the accompanying bushings that you wish to work on. The instructor will provide the turning tools. You may bring your own if you prefer.
Description: In this class/workshop, our resident pen & small turning projects expert Jack will help you with any and all turning problems or questions. If you need help with ANYTHING pen or small project related, this is the class for YOU!
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $60.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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An American Classic: The Adirondack Chair

Part 1: Saturday, May 6, 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Part 2: Sunday, May 7, 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Mike Dunajski
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Cordless Drill, Router, Jigsaw, Adirondack Chair Templates Safety Glasses, and Hearing Protection
Description: This is a hands-on class where students will build their own chair & take home the templates to build more! By following a plan, using templates & portable power tools, you will learn to build an American Classic - the Adirondack chair. Instructions for finishing will be covered for you to complete at home.
Prerequisite: Basic Woodworking Skills
Tuition: $225.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Cabinetry 2: Building Stile & Rail Doors

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

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Jeremy Nuttall
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 0-8
Tools Required: Safety Glasses & Hearing Protection
Description: In this class, you'll learn to make stile and rail cabinet doors with a raised panel. Students will take home their completed doors. As in most cabinet making, the table saw and router table are the main tools used for door construction.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $105.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Turning a Bolt Action Pen

Sunday, May 14, 1:30 PM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Jack Stellman
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Tools provided by the instructor include a sharp 1/2" Spindle Gouge. You may bring your own if you desire. Bring your own safety Glasses & hearing protection.
Description: Have you ever wanted a fine writing instrument? Let Jack teach you to make a bolt action pen in this hands-on class. It's a great pen that perfectly shows off beautiful wood and it's a real conversation piece too!
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $70.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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CA Finishing on the Lathe

Thursday, May 18, 6 PM - 8 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Michael Bush
Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Class Size: 0-10
Tools Required:
Description: Cyanoacrylate finishing is one of the newest popular techniques used on small turned projects. Michael is an expert & in this demonstration class, he will show you how to create beautiful & durable finishes on projects like pens, bottle stoppers, Christmas ornaments, & other small lathe projects.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $40.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Using Your Hand Held Router

Saturday, May 20, 9:30 AM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Adam Panto
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 0-8
Tools Required: Bring your router, any router bits you own, hearing protection & safety glasses
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 grooves 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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Basic Relief Carving

Sunday, May 21, 9:30 AM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Adam Panto
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 0-8
Tools Required: Carving mallet, the store provides the carving tools.
Description: Relief carving has been a part of woodworking for centuries. In this hands-on class, Adam will take each student step by step through the carving of a stylized Oak Leaf with Acorns pattern. He will also cover basic relief techniques and tricks, as well as tool care and sharpening.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $100.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Make a Custom Drop Point Knife

Thursday, May 25, 6 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Mike Dunajski
Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Class Size: 0-5
Tools Required: All tools provided by the store. Bring hearing protection & safety glasses
Description: In this hands on class, students of any skill level will learn the ins and outs of knife making! With a set of wooden knife scales and a drop point knife blank provided by the store, each student will create their own custom knife to take home. Mike will cover attaching the scales to the knife blank, shaping, and the final finishing/polishing.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $100.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Introduction to Turning Wood: Bowl and Mallet

Saturday, May 27, 9:30 AM - 5 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Jeremy Nuttall
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Roughing Gouge, Bowl Gouge, Spindle Gouge, Skew, Parting Tool, Face Shield & Dust Mask
Description: In this hands-on class, Jeremy will be teaching both of the main skills in woodturning; face plate turning and how to create all of the basic spindle shapes and cuts. Students will turn a small bowl and a wooden mallet. This is the perfect class for the beginning turner, or a great way to hone your turning skills. Jeremy is a credentialed teacher and is a premier local woodturner.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $95.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Face Carving

Sunday, May 28, 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Jim Hanson
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Carving Glove, Thumb Guard, Detail Knife & Standard Carving Knife
Description: Develop a face stick that you can use as a reference for future carvings. Jim will show you how to carve basic features and details such as the eyes, nose, mouth and ears. Samples are on display at the store.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $90.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Intro to Hand-Cut Dovetails

Thursday, June 1, 6 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Dave Traversi
Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Class Size: 1-6
Tools Required: Dovetail saw (western or Japanese), SHARP 1/2” & 1/4” chisels, mallet, marking knife, dovetail marker, pencil, marking gauge, fret saw, & eye protection. A pair of magnification glasses, pocket knife and a pair of dividers are optional.
Description: The topic of this hands-on class is the most fundamental of all woodworking joints: The Through Dovetail. Students will learn the basics of dovetail layout as well as basic saw and chisel control as we practice cutting many dovetails. Safety and tool selection will be covered as well. A handout is provided, eliminating the need to take notes & highlighting the basic steps covered in class as well as some suggested exercises to guide you as you master this classic joint.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $65.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Oval Bentwood Shaker Boxes

Saturday, June 3, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Adam Panto
Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Tools provided by the instructor include sharp wood chisels & carving knives and small tack-type hammers. You may bring your own if you desire. Bring your own safety Glasses & hearing protection.
Description: Sometimes simply called Shaker Boxes, you've probably admired these gorgeous bentwood boxes before, and here's your chance to learn to make them! Adam will provide the forms, the wood and all the supplies, you just need to want to make two beautiful, nesting hardwood boxes!
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $130.00
Tuition Notes: The instructor will provide all materials.

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

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Resawing On The Band Saw

Sunday, June 4, 11 AM - 2 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Adam Panto
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 1-8
Tools Required: Safety glasses, hearing protection, pencil, and notebook
Description: This class is mostly a lecture/demonstration. Adam will demonstrate the techniques used in resawing a piece of lumber into thinner boards. He will also cover band saw safety, saw setup, and blade choice. After the lecture and demonstration is over, each student will get to resaw a small board and take home the book-matched set!
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $75.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Hollow Form Turning

Thursday, June 8, 6 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Daniel Livsey
Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Size: 1-6
Tools Required: The instructor will provide turning tools, please bring safety glasses & dust masks.
Description: If you’ve turned a few bowls, maybe you’re ready to start turning vases or other hollow forms. This class will focus on both hollowing end-grain and cross-grain forms. Daniel will provide the tools & prepared blanks so the students can get straight to hollowing. Students are welcome to bring their own hollowing tools if they own them.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $75.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Discussion On Cabinetmaking Techniques

Saturday, June 10, 9:30 AM - 12 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Jeremy Nuttall
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 1-10
Tools Required: Notebook & Pencil
Description: If you have ever wanted to build your own cabinets, this demonstration/lecture class is for you! Jeremy will discuss how to plan and construct a run of cabinets. Topics covered will include materials, costs, dimensions, tools required, and installation tips.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $50.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Sharpening For Wood Turners

Saturday, June 10, 1:30 PM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Jeremy Nuttall
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 1-6
Tools Required: One (but no more than one) dull turning tool and safety glasses.
Description: Jeremy will show you how to sharpen your turning tools in this hands-on class. Methods covered will include diamond stones and the Wolverine jig system on a slow-speed grinder. Please bring a dull turning tool to the class and it will leave with a ready to turn edge.
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: $50.00
Tuition Notes:

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

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Turn a Bottle Opener or an Ice Cream Scoop

Sunday, June 11, 1:30 PM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Jack Stellman
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 1-6
Tools Required: Tools provided by the instructor include a sharp 1/2" Spindle Gouge. You may bring your own if you desire. Bring your own safety Glasses & hearing protection.
Description: Let Jack teach you to turn a custom wood-handled ice cream scoop or bottle opener in this hands-on class! These kits are just two of many newer turning projects available from Woodcraft. Jack will take you step-by-step through this fun and useful project!
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $70.00
Tuition Notes:

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Making a Custom Desk Clock

Thursday, June 15, 6 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Mike Dunajski
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 1-6
Tools Required: Hand held router
Description: Make a stunning 3-piece clock from Exotic Hardwoods. Using the tablesaw, router, bandsaw, and drill press we will make a 6"x 8"x 3" clock with inlay. The $25.00 (payable to the instructor) materials fee will cover everything including a quartz movement, hands, and the choice of several exotic & figured woods.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $65.00
Tuition Notes: Additional $25 Fee Payable to the Instructor is Required for Materials

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Cabinetry 3: How to Build Drawers

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

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Jeremy Nuttall
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 1-8
Tools Required: Safety Glasses & Hearing Protection
Description: Drawers can be one of the trickiest parts in the building of cabinets. In this hands-on class, students will learn techniques used to build strong, dependable drawers for your home or workshop cabinetry. Most of the work will be done using just a router table and a table saw, but Jeremy will cover other tools as well.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $95.00
Tuition Notes:

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Carving a Hillbilly

Part 1: Sunday, June 18, 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Part 2: Sunday, June 25, 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Jim Hanson
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 1-6
Tools Required: Bench Knife, Detail Knife, 2mm Or 3mm Parting Tool, #5 - 12mm Gouge, #6 - 8mm Gouge & Carving Glove
Description: Caricature carving is very popular and in this two day, hands-on class, Jim will take you step by step through the carving of a caricature Hillbilly. Jim's years of carving experience and his great teaching style make this one of our most popular figure carving classes.
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: $150.00
Tuition Notes: This is a two day class, the $150.00 covers both days.

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Advanced Hand-Cut Dovetails

Thursday, June 22, 6 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Dave Traversi
Skill Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Class Size: 1-6
Tools Required: Dovetail saw (western or Japanese), SHARP 1/2”, 1/4”, & 1/8” chisels, mallet, marking knife, dovetail marker, pencil, marking gauge, fret saw, 2 pair of dividers, & eye protection. A pair of left/right skew chisels or a fishtail chisel, magnification
Description: In this advanced hands-on class, students will learn the most beautiful and useful form of dovetail joinery: The Half Blind Dovetail. We will cut many dovetails and learn several useful shortcuts to achieve beautiful results. Safety and tool selection will be discussed. Lastly, we will uncover the importance of using a shooting board and bench plane to get beautiful results.
Prerequisite: Students should have completed the Intro To Hand-Cut Dovetails class or have prior experience cutting through dovetails.
Tuition: $75.00
Tuition Notes:

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Leigh Dovetail Jig Basics

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

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Ray Woodbeck
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 1-6
Tools Required: A Leigh Jig, Router with a 7/16” guide bushing, ½” 8 degree dovetail bit, 5/16” straight bit, Eye & Hearing Protection.
Description: In this hands-on class, you will learn how to make through and half-blind dovetails while you build a box! Setup, alignment, and proper use will all be covered by Ray. This class is a MUST for anyone who owns one of Leigh's versatile jigs!
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $105.00
Tuition Notes:

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Classic American Style Pen

Thursday, June 29, 6 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Jack Stellman
Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Size: 1-6
Tools Required: Tools provided by the instructor include a sharp 1/2" Spindle Gouge & a sharp 3/16” Parting Tool. You may bring your own if you desire. Bring your own safety glasses & hearing protection.
Description: This is a more advanced class for those wanting to learn how to make a Classic American pen. These attractive pens are more difficult to turn and require different turning tools and techniques. Our resident pen expert Jack Stellman will show you all the tips and tricks.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $75.00
Tuition Notes:

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Introduction to Turning Wood: Bowl and Mallet

Saturday, July 8, 9:30 AM - 5 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Jeremy Nuttall
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 1-6
Tools Required: Roughing Gouge, Bowl Gouge, Spindle Gouge, Skew, Parting Tool, Face Shield & Dust Mask
Description: In this hands-on class, Jeremy will be teaching both of the main skills in woodturning; face plate turning and how to create all of the basic spindle shapes and cuts. Students will turn a small bowl and a wooden mallet. This is the perfect class for the beginning turner, or a great way to hone your turning skills. Jeremy is a credentialed teacher and is a premier local woodturner.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $95.00
Tuition Notes:

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Jack's Turning Workshop

Sunday, July 9, 1 PM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Jack Stellman
Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Class Size: 1-6
Tools Required: Wood and any pen or small turning kit & the accompanying bushings that you wish to work on. The instructor will provide the turning tools. You may bring your own if you prefer.
Description: In this class/workshop, our resident pen & small turning projects expert Jack will help you with any and all turning problems or questions. If you need help with ANYTHING pen or small project related, this is the class for YOU!
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $60.00
Tuition Notes:

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Turn a European Style Pen

Thursday, July 13, 6 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Jack Stellman
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 1-6
Tools Required: Tools provided by the instructor include a sharp 1/2" Spindle Gouge & a sharp 3/16” parting tool. You may bring your own if you desire. Bring your own safety Glasses & hearing protection.
Description: If you have been turning slim line pens and want to expand your turning skills then this is the class for you. Jack will take you through the steps to make a beautiful European style pen. He has the helpful hints and tips to help you create a fine writing instrument.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $65.00
Tuition Notes:

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Introduction to CNC Carving

Saturday, July 15, 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Bob Prichard
Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Class Size: 1-10
Tools Required:
Description: This demonstration class will introduce students to the new & affordable computer controlled carving machines that have hit the market. Bob is an expert on these machines & he'll get you on your way to being an expert too!
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $95.00
Tuition Notes:

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Introduction to Woodworking: Make a Laminated Cutting Board

Sunday, July 16, 9:30 AM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Ray Woodbeck
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 1-6
Tools Required: Safety Glasses and Hearing Protection, note pad and a pencil.
Description: In this hands-on class, you will be introduced to tools like the table saw, jointer, planer, band saw, spindle sander, and router. Students will construct a multi-colored cutting board using hardwoods like maple, beech, cherry, alder, purpleheart, yellowheart and padauk. General and machine safety, wood choice, and adhesive selection will be covered. And you will take home a cutting board fit for the finest gourmet kitchen!
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $115.00
Tuition Notes:

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Make your Own Resin Pen Blank Wall Street Pen

Part 1: Thursday, July 20, 6 PM - 8:30 PM
Part 2: Thursday, July 27, 6 PM - 8:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Woodcraft Staff
Skill Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Class Size: 1-6
Tools Required: Safety Glasses. Woodcraft supplies all turning tools.
Description: In this two night class, students will not only learn to turn a Wall Street II pen, but they will make their own custom resin pen blanks! On the first night, everyone will make their custom resin blanks! On the second night, students will turn the pen from the blank they created!
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $120.00
Tuition Notes: This is a two-night class. It will be held on two consecutive Thursday nights. The $110.00 covers both nights and all materials.

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Router Table Techniques

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

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Jeremy Nuttall
Skill Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Class Size: 1-6
Tools Required: Any router bits you own, safety glasses & hearing protection
Description: Learn to use a router table in this hands on class. The use of fences, jigs, and specialty bits will be covered along with router table safety.
Prerequisite: Previous Router Experience
Tuition: $100.00
Tuition Notes:

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Face Carving

Sunday, July 23, 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Jim Hanson
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 1-6
Tools Required: Carving Glove, Thumb Guard, Detail Knife & Standard Carving Knife
Description: Develop a face stick that you can use as a reference for future carvings. Jim will show you how to carve basic features and details such as the eyes, nose, mouth and ears. Samples are on display at the store.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $95.00
Tuition Notes:

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Inlay Techniques

Saturday, July 29, 9:30 AM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Adam Panto
Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced
Class Size: 1-6
Tools Required: Tools provided by the instructor include sharp wood chisels & carving tools, mallet, scroll saw, routers & bits. You may bring your own if you desire. Bring your own safety glasses & hearing protection.
Description: Inlay can add to any project, but it can be intimidating. In this hands-on class, Adam will show students multiple ways to create inlay using both routers, the scroll saw, & hand tools. The instructor provides all the wood and students will take home two inlaid wood pieces.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $105.00
Tuition Notes:

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Birdhouses & Nesting Boxes for Native Birds

Sunday, July 30, 9:30 AM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Adam Panto
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 1-6
Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, and a Dust Mask (if desired).
Description: Our local birds can always use another cozy place to raise a family. In this class, Adam will show you how to build the proper sized nesting boxes for the birds where you live. Ornithologists have figured out what various species are looking for & Adam, an avid birder, will pass the knowledge on to you! Each student will take home at least one completed nesting box.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $100.00
Tuition Notes: All materials provided

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