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

9523 Folsom Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95827
USA

Hours of Operation

sunday 10 AM - 5 PM
monday 10 AM -6 PM
tuesday 10 AM -6 PM
wednesday 10 AM -6 PM
thursday 10 AM -6 PM
friday 10 AM -6 PM
saturday 10 AM - 5 PM

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Turn A Bottle Opener Or Ice Cream Scoop with: Michael Jay And Neysa Bush
Cancelled

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

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 the instructor 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. We will take you step-by-step through this fun and useful project!
Tuition: $80.00
Tuition Notes: Please Call 916-362-9664 Or Stop In To Register. Payment Due At Time Of Registration.

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Basic Chip Carving with: Viktor Ivantsov
All

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

Tools Required: Chip Carving Cutting & Stab Knives, A Carving Glove, And Safety Glasses.
Description: Learn this beautiful carving technique from a master in this all day hands on class. Come by the store to see examples of what you will learn and make.
Tuition: $140.00
Tuition Notes: Please Call 916-362-9664 Or Stop In To Register. Payment Due At Time Of Registration.

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Introduction To Woodworking: Make A Laminated Cutting Board with: Dave Phillips
Cancelled

Sunday, April 12, 9:30 AM - 4 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses & 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, drum sander and router. Students will construct a multi-colored cutting board using hardwoods like Maple, Beech, Cherry, Alder, Oak and Walnut. 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!
Tuition: $140.00
Tuition Notes: Please Call 916-362-9664 Or Stop In To Register. Payment Due At Time Of Registration.

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Hand Cut Dovetails - Course 2 with: Dave Traversi
Cancelled

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

Prerequisite: Students Should Have Completed Course 1 Or Have Some Experience Cutting Through Dovetails.
Tools Required: Dovetail Saw (Western Or Japanese), Sharp Chisels (1/2”, 1/4”), Mallet, Marking Knife, Dovetail Marker, Pencil, Marking Gauge, Fret Saw Or Coping Saw, 1 Pair Of Dividers, Pocket Knife & Eye Protection.
Description: Course 2 is a hands-on class where students will learn the most beautiful and useful form of dovetail joinery: The: "Half Blind Dovetail". You will cut many dovetails and learn several time-saving shortcuts to achieve beautiful results.
Tuition: $85.00
Tuition Notes: Please Call 916-362-9664 Or Stop In To Register. Payment Due At Time Of Registration.

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Turn A Live Edge Bowl with: Carlos Angulo
Cancelled

Saturday, April 18, 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Prerequisite: A Basic Bowl Turning Class Is Recommended
Tools Required: Eye Protection, Dust Mask, Face Shield, Note Book, 1/2 And 1/3 Bowl Gouge, Round Scraper, Parting Tool. Optional Tools: Cordless Drill With 3 Inch Sanding Pad.
Description: This is one of our more advanced bowl turning classes. During the course of this class you will turn two bowls, one dried and the another green which you will treat and allow to dry for future turning at home. You will learn advanced tool techniques, how to keep the bark on the blank using CA adhesives, elements of design, form and function and different bowl mounting techniques. You will also learn techniques on keeping the wings of the bowl the same thickness and how to keep the wings aligned. We will discuss how to harvest your own wood, so you have a better chance of the bark staying on the bowl.
Tuition: $125.00
Tuition Notes: $50 Material Fee Is Due To The Instructor On The Day Of The Class. Two Bowl Blanks, CA Glue And Sealer Will Be Supplied By The Instructor. Please Call 916-362-9664 Or Stop In To Register. Payment Is Due At The Time Or Registration.

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Prerequisite: Creative Whimsy
Tools Required: Spindle Gouge, Parting Tool, Eye Protection / Face Shield And A Dust Mask
Description: Join Marcel in creating a Harry Potter wand. This is a spindle turning class but with a Magical Twist. In this fun class, you will also learn the basics of woodturning, turning a square block into a round spindle, while adding creative coves and beads. You will learn the proper techniques for using basic turning tools, gouges and parting tools.
Tuition: $85.00
Tuition Notes: Please Call 916-362-9664 Or Stop In To Register. Payment Due At Time Of Registration.

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From Logs To Lumber: How To Harvest Your Own Wood! with: Adam Panto
Cancelled

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

Tools Required: Notebook And 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!
Tuition: $60.00
Tuition Notes: Please Call 916-362-9664 Or Stop In To Register. Payment Due At Time Of Registration.

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Make A Custom Drop Point Knife with: Mike Dunajski
All

Saturday, April 25, 9:30 AM - 12 PM

Tools Required: All Tools Provided By The Store. Each Student Must Bring Their Own Hearing Protection And 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.
Tuition: $105.00
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Bandsaw Techniques with: Adam Panto
All

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

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Dust Mask Or Respirator, Notebook & Pencil.
Description: The band saw can be one of the most useful tools in your shop. In this hands-on class, students will learn to set up and align a band saw, bandsaw safety, proper cutting techniques, and what blades to use for specific cuts. He will also cover specific techniques like curve cutting, double-cutting, bevel cutting, resawing, and more. Students will leave the class with a greater appreciation for this versatile tool and the confidence to use it. And each student will cut a bandsaw box to take home!
Tuition: $130.00
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An American Classic: The Adirondack Chair with: Mike Dunajski
Beginner/Intermediate

Part 1: Saturday, May 2, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Part 2: Sunday, May 3, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Prerequisite: Basic Woodworking Skills
Tools Required: Required: Tape Measure, Steel Rule, Adjustable Square, Pencils Or Other Marking Device, Notebook, Cordless Drill, Router, Jigsaw, Adirondack Chair Templates(#836267), Safety Glasses And Hearing Protection
Description: This is a hands-on class where students will build their own chair and take it home along with the templates to build more! By following a plan, using templates and 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.
Tuition: $300.00
Tuition Notes: There Is An Additional $95.00 Materials Fee Payable To The Instructor On The Day Of The Class. Please Call 916-362-9664 Or Stop In To Register. Payment Due At Time Of Registration.

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Intro To Pen Turning - The American Slim with: Michael Jay And Neysa Bush
Cancelled

Thursday, May 7, 6 PM - 8:30 PM

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!
Tuition: $70.00
Tuition Notes: Please Call 916-362-9664 Or Stop In To Register. Payment Due At Time Of Registration.

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Adirondack Side Table / Foot Stool with: Robert Kelchner
All

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

Tools Required: Eye Protection, Hearing Protection, Dust Mask, Note Pad, Pencil And 12 Foot Tape Measure.
Description: Learn how to build an Adirondack, side table / foot stool in this fun and rewarding class. Our instructor, Bob Kelchner, will take you through the necessary steps to build this folding side table/foot stool that will prove to be the perfect compliment to the rest of your outdoor furniture. Swing by the store to see an example of the project that you will be building.
Tuition: $140.00

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Cabinetry 1: Building A Carcass & Face Frame with: Mike Dunajski
All

Saturday, May 16, 9:30 AM - 4 PM

Tools Required: Tape Measure, Steel Rule, Adjustable Square, Pencils Or Other Marking Device, Notebook, 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 discussed. The Kreg Jig will be demonstrated and used for the face frame assembly.
Tuition: $145.00
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Scroll Saw Intarsia with: Holly Lovvo
Beginner/Intermediate

Sunday, May 17, 9:30 AM - 4 PM

Prerequisite: Basic Scrollsaw Experience
Tools Required: Tools Provided By The Instructor Include Scroll Saws & Scroll Saw Blades. We Recommend That You Bring Your Own Saw If You Own One. Bring Your Own Safety Glasses & Hearing Protection.
Description: Intarsia is a technique where beautiful pictures are created in wood using different species and grain patterns for contrast. The cutting is done on a scroll saw and then each individual piece is shaped and sanded to create depth. In this hands-on class, each student will be creating an intarsia penguin out of maple and walnut.
Tuition: $130.00
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Hand-Cut Dovetails - Course 1 with: Dave Traversi
Cancelled

Thursday, May 21, 6 PM - 8:30 PM

Tools Required: Dovetail Saw (western Or Japanese), Sharp 1/2” & 1/4” Chisels, Mallet, Marking Knife, Dovetail Marker, Pencil, Marking Gauge, Fret Saw Or Coping Saw, Eye Protection, Pocket Knife And A Pair Of Dividers.
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 discussed. A handout is provided detailing all of the steps covered in the class as well as some suggested practical exercises to complete as "next steps" to guide your practice.
Tuition: $80.00
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Introduction To Wood Finishing with: Marcel Vital
All

Sunday, May 24, 9:30 AM - 12 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, Notebook, And Pencil.
Description: In this demonstration class, Marcel will cover sealers, stains, dyes, and hand applied finishes. He will focus on various types of topcoats both water borne and solvent based, as well as some spray finishes. Proper sanding techniques will also be addressed.
Tuition: $75.00
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How To Use Jointers, Planers, & Drum Sanders with: Adam Panto
Cancelled

Thursday, May 28, 6 PM - 8:30 PM

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, Notebook, And Pencil.
Description: In this mostly demonstration/lecture class, students will learn how to use jointers, planers & drum sanders safely and properly. You will learn how to correctly machine rough sawn wood into surfaced lumber. Topics will include setting knives, infeed and outfeed table height, proper feed direction, and reading grain.
Tuition: $75.00
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Introduction To Turning Wood: Bowl And Mallet with: Carlos Angulo
All

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

Tools Required: Roughing Gouge, Bowl Gouge, Spindle Gouge, Skew, Parting Tool, Face Shield & Dust Mask.
Description: In this hands-on class, you will learn 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.
Tuition: $160.00
Tuition Notes: A $25 Material Fee Will Also Be Charged On The Morning Of The Class To Cover The Cost Of The Bowl And Mallet Blanks. Please Call 916-362-9664 Or Stop In To Register. Payment Due At Time Of Registration.

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Using Your Hand Held Router with: Adam Panto
All

Sunday, May 31, 9:30 AM - 4 PM

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.
Tuition: $130.00
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Hand Cut Dovetails - Course 2 with: Dave Traversi
Intermediate

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

Prerequisite: Students Should Have Completed Course 1 Or Have Some Experience Cutting Through Dovetails.
Tools Required: Dovetail Saw (Western Or Japanese), Sharp Chisels (1/2”, 1/4”), Mallet, Marking Knife, Dovetail Marker, Pencil, Marking Gauge, Fret Saw Or Coping Saw, 1 Pair Of Dividers, Pocket Knife & Eye Protection.
Description: Course 2 is a hands-on class where students will learn the most beautiful and useful form of dovetail joinery: The: "Half Blind Dovetail". You will cut many dovetails and learn several time-saving shortcuts to achieve beautiful results.
Tuition: $85.00
Tuition Notes: Please Call 916-362-9664 Or Stop In To Register. Payment Due At Time Of Registration.

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Introduction To Turning Wood: Bowl And Mallet with: Carlos Angulo
All

Saturday, June 6, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Tools Required: Roughing Gouge, Bowl Gouge, Spindle Gouge, Skew, Parting Tool, Face Shield & Dust Mask.
Description: In this hands-on class, you will learn 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.
Tuition: $160.00
Tuition Notes: A $25 Material Fee Will Also Be Charged On The Morning Of The Class To Cover The Cost Of The Bowl And Mallet Blanks. Please Call 916-362-9664 Or Stop In To Register. Payment Due At Time Of Registration.

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Build Two Toy Cars, One For You And One For Charity with: Dave Phillips
All

Sunday, June 7, 9:30 AM - 12 PM

Prerequisite: A Strong Desire To Have Fun And Support A Worthy Cause.
Tools Required: Dust Mask, Eye Protection And Creativity
Description: Bring in your parent for a fun morning building two toy cars, one for you and one for charity. Every year, Woodcraft Sacramento partners with the SAW woodworking club and the Salvation Army to build toys for under-privileged children. Join in the fun and choose from four different, iconic and recognizable patterns or you can design your own cars. Safe hardwoods will be provided such as maple, beech, oak or walnut. Some building operations will require the use of power tools. Power tool usage will be limited to the parent or students aged 14 years and older.
Tuition: $75.00
Tuition Notes: Please Call 916-362-9664 Or Stop By The Store To Register. Payment Due At The Time Of Registration.

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Cabinetry 2: Building Stile & Rail Doors with: Mike Dunajski
All

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

Prerequisite: Cabinetry #1 Class Is Strongly Recommended But Not Necessary.
Tools Required: Tape Measure, Steel Rule, Adjustable Square, Pencils Or Other Marking Device, Notebook, 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.
Tuition: $140.00
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Sharpening For Wood Turners with: Marcel Vital
All

Sunday, June 14, 9:30 AM - 12 PM

Tools Required: One (but No More Than One) Dull Turning Tool, Safety Glasses, And Hearing Protection.
Description: Marcel 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.
Tuition: $65.00
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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 the instructor 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. We will take you step-by-step through this fun and useful project!
Tuition: $80.00
Tuition Notes: Please Call 916-362-9664 Or Stop In To Register. Payment Due At Time Of Registration.

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Basic Chip Carving with: Viktor Ivantsov
All

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

Tools Required: Chip Carving Cutting & Stab Knives, A Carving Glove, And Safety Glasses.
Description: Learn this beautiful carving technique from a master in this all day hands on class. Come by the store to see examples of what you will learn and make.
Tuition: $140.00
Tuition Notes: Please Call 916-362-9664 Or Stop In To Register. Payment Due At Time Of Registration.

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Sharpening Your Hand Tools with: Adam Panto
All

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

Tools Required: One Dull Hand Tool. Safety Glasses & Hearing Protection.
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.
Tuition: $75.00
Tuition Notes: Please Call 916-362-9664 Or Stop In To Register. Payment Due At Time Of Registration.

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Turn A Live Edge Bowl with: Carlos Angulo
Intermediate

Saturday, June 27, 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Prerequisite: A Basic Bowl Turning Class Is Recommended
Tools Required: Eye Protection, Dust Mask, Face Shield, Note Book, 1/2 And 1/3 Bowl Gouge, Round Scraper, Parting Tool. Optional Tools: Cordless Drill With 3 Inch Sanding Pad.
Description: This is one of our more advanced bowl turning classes. During the course of this class you will turn two bowls, one dried and the another green which you will treat and allow to dry for future turning at home. You will learn advanced tool techniques, how to keep the bark on the blank using CA adhesives, elements of design, form and function and different bowl mounting techniques. You will also learn techniques on keeping the wings of the bowl the same thickness and how to keep the wings aligned. We will discuss how to harvest your own wood, so you have a better chance of the bark staying on the bowl.
Tuition: $125.00
Tuition Notes: $50 Material Fee Is Due To The Instructor On The Day Of The Class. Two Bowl Blanks, CA Glue And Sealer Will Be Supplied By The Instructor. Please Call 916-362-9664 Or Stop In To Register. Payment Is Due At The Time Or Registration.

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More Bandsaw Boxes with: Adam Panto
Intermediate

Sunday, June 28, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Prerequisite: Bandsaw Boxes Class, Resawing Class, The Bandsaw Techniques Class, Or Have Basic Bandsaw Skills.
Tools Required: Dust Mask, Safety Glasses Or Face Shield, Hearing Protection, Pencil And Notebook. All Other Class Materials Will Be Provided By The Instructor.
Description: If you've made bandsaw boxes & are looking for more ideas, or if you have never made them and are interested in making some, this class is for you! In this intermediate to advanced class, Adam will help you make at least two different bandsaw boxes. When you complete this class, you'll be able to make several variations of the classic bandsaw box, including puzzle boxes!
Tuition: $140.00
Tuition Notes: Please Call 916-362-9664 Or Stop In To Register. Payment Due At Time Of Registration.

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Scroll Saw Techniques with: Holly Lovvo
All

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

Tools Required: Contact Store For Saw Availability. Students Should Plan On Bringing Their Own Saw If They Own One. Safety Glasses And Hearing Protection.
Description: In this fun, hands-on class, Holly will start with the basics. Blade selection, safety, layout and basic cutting techniques will all be covered. She will then take you, step-by-step, through a "No-Glue Box" project that you will take home.
Tuition: $120.00
Tuition Notes: A Material Fee Of $5 Is Due To The Instructor On The Day Of The Class. Please Call 916-362-9664 Or Stop In To Register. Payment Due At Time Of Registration.

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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!
Tuition: $70.00
Tuition Notes: Please Call 916-362-9664 Or Stop In To Register. Payment Due At Time Of Registration.

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Cabinetry 3: How To Build Drawers with: Mike Dunajski
All

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

Tools Required: Tape Measure, Steel Rule, Adjustable Square, Pencils Or Other Marking Device, Notebook, 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 Mike will cover other tools as well.
Tuition: $140.00
Tuition Notes: Please Call 916-362-9664 Or Stop In To Register. Payment Due At Time Of Registration.

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Introduction To Woodturning: Make A Harry Potter Wand with: Marcel Vital
All

Sunday, July 12, 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Prerequisite: Creative Whimsy
Description: Join Marcel in creating a Harry Potter wand. This is a spindle turning class but with a Magical Twist. In this fun class, you will also learn the basics of woodturning, turning a square block into a round spindle, while adding creative coves and beads. You will learn the proper techniques for using basic turning tools, gouges and parting tools.
Tuition: $85.00
Tuition Notes: Please Call 916-362-9664 Or Stop In To Register. Payment Due At Time Of Registration.

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Hand-Cut Dovetails - Course 1 with: Dave Traversi
All

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

Tools Required: Dovetail Saw (western Or Japanese), Sharp 1/2” & 1/4” Chisels, Mallet, Marking Knife, Dovetail Marker, Pencil, Marking Gauge, Fret Saw Or Coping Saw, Eye Protection, Pocket Knife And A Pair Of Dividers.
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 discussed. A handout is provided detailing all of the steps covered in the class as well as some suggested practical exercises to complete as "next steps" to guide your practice.
Tuition: $80.00
Tuition Notes: Please Call 916-362-9664 Or Stop In To Register. Payment Due At Time Of Registration.

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Get The Most Out Of Your Tablesaw with: Adam Panto
All

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

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, Notebook, And Pencil.
Description: This will be a demonstration style class which will highlight the proper tuning and usage of your table saw. You will learn how to align the blade and fence, and work a tenoning jig, sliding table, finger joint jig and other table saw accessories.
Tuition: $80.00
Tuition Notes: Please Call 916-362-9664 Or Stop In To Register. Payment Due At Time Of Registration.

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Introduction To Woodworking: Make A Laminated Cutting Board with: Dave Phillips
All

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

Tools Required: Safety Glasses & 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, drum sander and router. Students will construct a multi-colored cutting board using hardwoods like Maple, Beech, Cherry, Alder, Oak and Walnut. 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!
Tuition: $140.00
Tuition Notes: Please Call 916-362-9664 Or Stop In To Register. Payment Due At Time Of Registration.

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Introduction To Power Carving with: Adam Panto
All

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

Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, Note Pad And Pencil.
Description: There is more to power carving than most people think. In this demonstration class, Adam will cover Foredom and Dremel use, along with power carving techniques using angle grinders, reciprocating carvers, die grinders, bandsaws and even stationary belt sanders! He will also cover safety, wood selection and design considerations. From wooden spoons to large sculpture, power carving can do it all!
Tuition: $70.00
Tuition Notes: Please Call 916-362-9664 Or Stop In To Register. Payment Due At Time Of Registration.

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Introduction To Turning Wood: Bowl And Mallet with: Carlos Angulo
All

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

Tools Required: Roughing Gouge, Bowl Gouge, Spindle Gouge, Skew, Parting Tool, Face Shield & Dust Mask.
Description: In this hands-on class, you will learn 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.
Tuition: $160.00
Tuition Notes: A $25 Material Fee Will Also Be Charged On The Morning Of The Class To Cover The Cost Of The Bowl And Mallet Blanks. Please Call 916-362-9664 Or Stop In To Register. Payment Due At Time Of Registration.

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Basic Relief Carving with: Adam Panto
All

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

Tools Required: Carving Mallet And Safety Glasses. The Instructor 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 basics relief techniques and tricks, as well as tool care and sharpening.
Tuition: $140.00
Tuition Notes: Please Call 916-362-9664 Or Stop In To Register. Payment Due At Time Of Registration.

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Sharpening Carving Tools with: Adam Panto
All

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

Tools Required: One Or Two Dull Carving Tools, A Notebook, Pencil, And Safety Glasses.
Description: Carving tools can be difficult to sharpen. Adam, a professional carver, has years of experience he would like to share with you. Bring no more than two dull carving tools and you will leave with them razor sharp and the knowledge to sharpen the rest of your tools as well!
Tuition: $75.00
Tuition Notes: Please Call 916-362-9664 Or Stop In To Register. Payment Due At Time Of Registration.

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