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Phone:
509-892-9663
Fax:
509-892-9633
Email:
spokane@woodcraft.com

212 N. Sullivan Rd. Ste. C
Spokane Valley, WA 99037

Hours of Operation

sunday 10 AM - 5 PM
monday 9 AM - 7 PM
tuesday 9 AM - 7 PM
wednesday 9 AM - 7 PM
thursday 9 AM - 7 PM
friday 9 AM - 8 PM
saturday 9 AM - 6 PM

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Basic Woodshop Safety

Friday, April 27, 6 PM - 9 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Marc Daniels
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 3-6
Tools Required:
Description: Woodcraft's Basic Woodshop Safety class is an introduction to safe shop practices. As this class is a prerequisite to other classes offered by Woodcraft, the instructor will discuss general safety concerns as they relate to the equipment located in our shop. It also presents the student an opportunity to become familiar with Woodcraft's particular machinery. While your own equipment will most likely be different than ours, the safety practices learned will be easily applied in your shop. Hands on experience will be gained on some of the most commonly used equipment in the shop. Hearing and eye protection are required. (CLS226)
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $15
Tuition Notes:
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De-Mystifying Segmented Bowl Turning

Part 1: Saturday, April 28, 10 AM - 4 PM
Part 2: Sunday, April 29, 11 AM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Cal Hanson
Skill Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Class Size: 3-6
Tools Required: Bring Your Own Well Sharpened Tools
Description: Take your bowl turning skills to a whole new level by learning to create and turn your own segmented bowl blanks. In this class you will learn how to cut the individual segments, glue them together to create your blank and then actually turn that blank into a finished bowl. (This class is intended for intermediate to advanced turners only.)CLS237
Prerequisite: Basic Shop Safety And Basic Bowl Turning And/or Equivalent Experience
Tuition: $165
Tuition Notes:
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Bandsaw Boxes Made Simple

Saturday, May 5, 10 AM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Larry Loe
Skill Level: All
Class Size: 3-6
Tools Required: Safety Glasses Or Goggles
Description: In this class you will tune up your skills by using the band saw, spindle sander, belt sander, disk sander, clamping and gluing. With expert guidance from Larry, you will take a simple block of wood and turn it into a beautiful box. The skills you learn will enable you to progress into many other uses for your band saw. (CLS266)
Prerequisite: Basic Woodshop Safety
Tuition: $90
Tuition Notes:
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Basic Woodshop Safety

Sunday, May 6, 1 PM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Marc Daniels
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 3-10
Tools Required:
Description: Woodcraft's Basic Woodshop Safety class is an introduction to safe shop practices. As this class is a prerequisite to other classes offered by Woodcraft, the instructor will discuss general safety concerns as they relate to the equipment located in our shop. It also presents the student an opportunity to become familiar with Woodcraft's particular machinery. While your own equipment will most likely be different than ours, the safety practices learned will be easily applied in your shop. Hands on experience will be gained on some of the most commonly used equipment in the shop. Hearing and eye protection are required. (CLS226)
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $15
Tuition Notes:
Click Here to Request Information

Principles Of Bowl Turning

Saturday, May 12, 10 AM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Cal Hanson
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 3-6
Tools Required: Dust Mask & Safety Glasses
Description: What a perfect gift - a bowl that you make yourself and fill with snacks. We will show you how to shape and turn a lovely bowl. Learn the dynamics of wood shrinkage; the parts, proper use, differences, advantages and disadvantages of the fingernail versus regular grind bowl gouge; methods of mounting material to the lathe, safety issues, turning speed, and the safe use of a bowl gouge. (Materials Included)(cls024)
Prerequisite: Intro To The Wood Lathe (cls311)
Tuition: $115
Tuition Notes:
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From Rough To Ready; Lumber Preparation

Sunday, May 13, 1 PM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: David Shockley
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 3-6
Tools Required:
Description: If you haven't realized it yet,, you soon will. Your projects will only be as square and true as the lumber you started with. This hands on class will show you the techniques you need to turn that rough stock into beautiful ready to use lumber. CLS230
Prerequisite: Shop Safety Class
Tuition: $50
Tuition Notes:
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The Craftsman's Marking Gauge

Saturday, May 19, 10 AM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Marc Daniels
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 3-6
Tools Required:
Description: In this, another of our craftsman's tool making classes, you will create one of the classic hand tools: the marking gauge. Used to create very accurate layout lines, the marking gauge will quickly replace your pencil.
Prerequisite: Basic Shop Safety
Tuition: $125
Tuition Notes:
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Table Saw Basics

Sunday, May 20, 1 PM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: J.D. Walker
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 3-6
Tools Required:
Description: The table saw is the centerpiece of any woodworking shop. However, many people are not getting the best performance from this critical machine. We will cover such topics as safe operations, how to tune up your saw for peak performance, how to check it during use, and tricks and tips to make sure it continues to perform as you want it to. Hands on work will include basic rip cuts and cross cuts. (CLS280)
Prerequisite: Basic Woodshop Safety
Tuition: $50
Tuition Notes:
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Basic Woodshop Safety

Friday, May 25, 6 PM - 9 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Marc Daniels
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 3-10
Tools Required:
Description: Woodcraft's Basic Woodshop Safety class is an introduction to safe shop practices. As this class is a prerequisite to other classes offered by Woodcraft, the instructor will discuss general safety concerns as they relate to the equipment located in our shop. It also presents the student an opportunity to become familiar with Woodcraft's particular machinery. While your own equipment will most likely be different than ours, the safety practices learned will be easily applied in your shop. Hands on experience will be gained on some of the most commonly used equipment in the shop. Hearing and eye protection are required. (CLS226)
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $15
Tuition Notes:
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Turning An Antique Peppermill

Saturday, May 26, 10 AM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Joel Green
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 3-6
Tools Required:
Description: Have you looked at Grandma's pepper mill and wished you could have it for its beauty and old turn of the century look? Well here's your chance to reconnect with that memory. Learn how to turn and construct your own antique pepper mill heirloom. Joel will show you some tips and tricks on how to turn the shape you remember and make a new memory. Who knows you may even find a new passion you did not know you had.
Prerequisite: Intro To The Wood Lathe Or Some Turning Experience
Tuition: $80
Tuition Notes:
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Decorative Woodburning

Sunday, May 27, 1 PM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Doris Munson
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 3-6
Tools Required: Walnut Hollow Versa Tool Or Bring Your Own
Description: In this class you will apply the skills learned in our introductory class as you create a decorative scene on the lid of a small wooden box.
Prerequisite: Intro To Pyrography/Wood Burning
Tuition: $85
Tuition Notes:
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Basic Pen Turning

Saturday, June 2, 10 AM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: John Ferrell
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 3-6
Tools Required:
Description: Did you know that you can make the same stylish and professional looking pens as those available in fine gift shops? Learn the techniques that produce excellent results every time. John will show you how to cut, drill, square the ends, turn, sand, apply a durable finish quickly and then assemble the parts. Soon you will be making pens for all of your friends. And now you can double your enjoyment... make one pen to give away and one for yourself. That's right...you get to make TWO pens! (CLS026)
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $75
Tuition Notes:
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Basic Woodshop Safety

Sunday, June 3, 1 PM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Marc Daniels
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 3-10
Tools Required:
Description: Woodcraft's Basic Woodshop Safety class is an introduction to safe shop practices. As this class is a prerequisite to other classes offered by Woodcraft, the instructor will discuss general safety concerns as they relate to the equipment located in our shop. It also presents the student an opportunity to become familiar with Woodcraft's particular machinery. While your own equipment will most likely be different than ours, the safety practices learned will be easily applied in your shop. Hands on experience will be gained on some of the most commonly used equipment in the shop. Hearing and eye protection are required. (CLS226)
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $15
Tuition Notes:
Click Here to Request Information

Build An Acoustic Guitar

Part 1: Friday, June 8, 10 AM - 5 PM
Part 2: Saturday, June 9, 10 AM - 5 PM
Part 3: Monday, June 11, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 4: Tuesday, June 12, 6 PM - 9 PM
Part 5: Wednesday, June 13, 6 PM - 9 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Marc Daniels
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2-4
Tools Required:
Description: Many who play or even just admire the beauty of the guitar wish they could make their own heirloom instrument that can be played today and then passed on for generations. For those of you who feel this way, here's your chance. This class is designed to take a beginner/intermediate woodworker through the process of making a steel string acoustic guitar from a unique kit.You will learn the terminology of, and the specialized techniques necessary to complete your own personal instrument. The process is broken down into small steps to familiarize the student with the construction of the neck including truss rod installation, fingerboard and fretting and abalone inlay. You will also cover construction of the body which includes brace trimming/fitting, top installation, bridge gluing/alignment, purfling and final fitting of the neck to the body using a bolt on system.Each guitar will be completed leaving the final top coat finish up to the student. (look for our other classes designed for finishing techniques)Be sure to visit the store to see and play a finished guitar. Two models are available, Sapele or Sycamore. CLS149
Prerequisite: Basic Shop Safety
Tuition: $700
Tuition Notes:
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Bandsaw 101

Sunday, June 10, 1 PM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Larry Loe
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 3-6
Tools Required:
Description: Learn how to select a blade and adjust the tension, set the guide blocks/bearings, check wheel alignment, change tires, switch blades and use the tilting table. In addition, some cutting techniques such as re-sawing and circle cutting will be covered as well. This is a hands-on class so come prepared to practice and get dusty. BSAW101NT
Prerequisite: Safety Class
Tuition: $50
Tuition Notes:
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Knife Making 101 - Custom Knife Scales

Sunday, June 17, 1 PM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: David Shockley
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 3-6
Tools Required:
Description: Join David to create a knife you will be proud to show and use for a lifetime, or for a quality gift. In this class you will make a Drop Point Hunter's Knife. You will learn how to shape, mount and finish custom handles for a truly one-of-a-kind knife. Class includes all materials.CLS345
Prerequisite: Basic Shop Safety
Tuition: $65
Tuition Notes:
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Scroll Saw Fundamentals

Saturday, June 23, 10 AM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Harlem Sandberg
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 3-6
Tools Required:
Description: Harlem will teach you to use the tool that makes many craft projects possible. This hands-on class will introduce you to the operations of the scroll saw, safety features and precautions, as well as blade selection, pattern transfer and other special operations. Tools, blades and materials are provided.(CLS181)
Prerequisite: Basic Shop Safety
Tuition: $75
Tuition Notes:
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Router 101

Sunday, June 24, 1 PM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Marc Daniels
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 3-6
Tools Required:
Description: Join us for the first in a series of skills building router classes sure to put you on the right track with your new router. This hands-on course will cover the basic functions of one of the workshop's most versatile tools. The router can be used for everything from putting a decorative edge on wood, to making fast and accurate mortise and tenon joints. Topics include router safety, choosing a router, making jigs, bit selection, router tables and more. Students will get practical experience using the fixed base router and router table, while completing a small project. This course provides the foundation for more advanced techniques and classes. (ROUT101NT)
Prerequisite: Safety Class
Tuition: $60
Tuition Notes:
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Basic Woodshop Safety

Friday, June 29, 6 PM - 9 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Marc Daniels
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 3-10
Tools Required:
Description: Woodcraft's Basic Woodshop Safety class is an introduction to safe shop practices. As this class is a prerequisite to other classes offered by Woodcraft, the instructor will discuss general safety concerns as they relate to the equipment located in our shop. It also presents the student an opportunity to become familiar with Woodcraft's particular machinery. While your own equipment will most likely be different than ours, the safety practices learned will be easily applied in your shop. Hands on experience will be gained on some of the most commonly used equipment in the shop. Hearing and eye protection are required. (CLS226)
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $15
Tuition Notes:
Click Here to Request Information

Introduction To Pyrography/Woodburning

Saturday, June 30, 10 AM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Doris Munson
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 3-6
Tools Required:
Description: This introductory class begins with making a special project that has been designed with the Walnut Hollow Versatool in mind. Of course, if you have a different set of tools feel free to bring them. (The versa tool will be available for purchase the day of the class) CLS259
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $75
Tuition Notes:
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Table Saw Basics

Sunday, July 1, 1 PM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: J.D. Walker
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 3-6
Tools Required:
Description: The table saw is the centerpiece of any woodworking shop. However, many people are not getting the best performance from this critical machine. We will cover such topics as safe operations, how to tune up your saw for peak performance, how to check it during use, and tricks and tips to make sure it continues to perform as you want it to. Hands on work will include basic rip cuts and cross cuts. (CLS280)
Prerequisite: Basic Woodshop Safety
Tuition: $50
Tuition Notes:
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Introduction To The Wood Lathe

Saturday, July 7, 10 AM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Cal Hanson
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 3-6
Tools Required:
Description: This class is for the brand new woodturner and those for whom any association with the lathe may have been many years ago. It is also for those who have recently acquired a lathe or those who are anticipating purchasing one. We will introduce you to the basics of woodturning, the medium we use (wood), some of the things you can do on the lathe, which lathe might be best for you, and how to use it safely. You will be told about all of those other things you will need but nobody told you about - tools, grinders, chucks, drills, sandpaper, finishes, etc. Some of these (tools and grinders) are a necessity, while others are desirable options. You will then sharpen a spindle gouge and a parting tool so you can make some simple beads and coves. Time permitting and how well you grasp a few basic tool techniques, you will be guided through making a simple project that you can take home and use. (All materials are included)(CLS311)
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $75
Tuition Notes:
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Basic Woodshop Safety

Sunday, July 8, 1 PM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Marc Daniels
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 3-10
Tools Required:
Description: Woodcraft's Basic Woodshop Safety class is an introduction to safe shop practices. As this class is a prerequisite to other classes offered by Woodcraft, the instructor will discuss general safety concerns as they relate to the equipment located in our shop. It also presents the student an opportunity to become familiar with Woodcraft's particular machinery. While your own equipment will most likely be different than ours, the safety practices learned will be easily applied in your shop. Hands on experience will be gained on some of the most commonly used equipment in the shop. Hearing and eye protection are required. (CLS226)
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $15
Tuition Notes: Hearing And Eye Protection Required
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The Art Of Intarsia

Saturday, July 14, 10 AM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Doris Munson
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 3-6
Tools Required:
Description: Doris will help you create a three dimensional picture by scroll sawing the pieces from various woods, sanding and assembling the picture. Learn to use your scroll saw and to select woods to enhance your pictures. (CLS187)
Prerequisite: Scroll Saw Basics
Tuition: $85
Tuition Notes:
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From Rough To Ready; Lumber Preparation

Sunday, July 15, 1 PM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: David Shockley
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 3-6
Tools Required:
Description: If you haven't realized it yet,, you soon will. Your projects will only be as square and true as the lumber you started with. This hands on class will show you the techniques you need to turn that rough stock into beautiful ready to use lumber. CLS230
Prerequisite: Shop Safety Class
Tuition: $50
Tuition Notes:
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Fundamentals Of Finishing

Wednesday, July 18, 6 PM - 9 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Marc Daniels
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 3-6
Tools Required:
Description: This fundamental skills class is aimed primarily at beginning woodworkers. The class will cover such topics as sanding, oil based versus water based finishes, and dyes. We will discuss the application of several finishes. All materials and supplies will be provided. ( CLS229)
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $65
Tuition Notes:
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Kid's Class: Build A Bird House

Thursday, July 19, 12 PM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Nick And Rosemary Charles
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 3-6
Tools Required:
Description: In this hands on class, Nick and Rosemary will help your child build a bird house! This should be a great time for both you and your little one.
Prerequisite: Kid's Safety Class
Tuition: $40
Tuition Notes:
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Bandsaw Boxes Made Simple

Saturday, July 21, 10 AM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Larry Loe
Skill Level: All
Class Size: 3-6
Tools Required:
Description: In this class you will tune up your skills by using the band saw, spindle sander, belt sander, disk sander, clamping and gluing. With expert guidance from Larry, you will take a simple block of wood and turn it into a beautiful box. The skills you learn will enable you to progress into many other uses for your band saw. (CLS266)
Prerequisite: Basic Woodshop Safety; Band Saw 101
Tuition: $90
Tuition Notes:
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I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream For Ice Cream!

Sunday, July 22, 1 PM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: John Ferrell
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 3-6
Tools Required:
Description: In this hands on class we will show you just how easy it is to create a one of a kind ice cream scoop. The scoop itself is made of a heavy food grade stainless steel sure to stand up to the most frozen ice cream. Featuring a stainless steel ferrule to seal the end grain of the handle, you're sure to be serving your summertime treat for years to come!
Prerequisite: Shop Safety; Some Turning Experience
Tuition: $65
Tuition Notes:
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Penturning For Kids

Thursday, July 26, 12 PM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: J.D. Walker
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 3-6
Tools Required:
Description: Looking for a great summertime activity for your kids? Let JD teach them the ins and outs of turning their very own custom made pen on the lathe! Your child will have a write good time!
Prerequisite: Ages10-18
Tuition: $40
Tuition Notes:
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Principles Of Bowl Turning

Saturday, July 28, 10 AM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Cal Hanson
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 3-6
Tools Required:
Description: What a perfect gift - a bowl that you make yourself and fill with snacks. We will show you how to shape and turn a lovely bowl. Learn the dynamics of wood shrinkage; the parts, proper use, differences, advantages and disadvantages of the fingernail versus regular grind bowl gouge; methods of mounting material to the lathe, safety issues, turning speed, and the safe use of a bowl gouge. (Materials Included)(cls024)
Prerequisite: Intro To The Wood Lathe (cls311)
Tuition: $115
Tuition Notes:
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Router 101

Sunday, July 29, 1 PM - 4 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Marc Daniels
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 3-6
Tools Required:
Description: Join us for the first in a series of skills building router classes sure to put you on the right track with your new router. This hands-on course will cover the basic functions of one of the workshop's most versatile tools. The router can be used for everything from putting a decorative edge on wood, to making fast and accurate mortise and tenon joints. Topics include router safety, choosing a router, making jigs, bit selection, router tables and more. Students will get practical experience using the fixed base router and router table, while completing a small project. This course provides the foundation for more advanced techniques and classes. (ROUT101NT)
Prerequisite: Safety Class
Tuition: $60
Tuition Notes:
Click Here to Request Information

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