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Phone:
419-389-0560
Fax:
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Email:
toledo@woodcraft.com

5311 Airport Highway
Toledo, OH 43615
USA

Hours of Operation

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

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Furniture Design Basics with: Toledo Woodcraft Staff
Beginner

Tuesday, April 23, 5 PM - 8 PM

Description: Do you want to design your own furniture, cabinetry or projects but don't know where to begin? Do you know the difference between Shaker versus Modern designs or Arts and Crafts versus Federal? Come take our Furniture Design Basics Class and we will explain the differences between various styles of furniture to include the details that define that style. The class also teaches you how to approach the basic design of furniture to include size, proportion and joinery.
Tuition: $120.00

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Basics Of Platter Turning with: Toledo Woodcraft Staff
Intermediate

Thursday, April 25, 5 PM - 9 PM

Prerequisite: Introduction To Lathes And Turning Or Past Exposure/experience With Lathes
Tools Required: None; Classroom Tools Will Be Used
Description: Want to try something different? Try turning a platter! In this class you will learn lathe safety, tool sharpening, turning techniques, methods of mounting platter blanks, sanding techniques, and finishing options for your final project. You will also receive useful tips and tricks to develop your own unique turning style. You will have hands-on experience with mini lathes, bowl gouges, and power sanders, taking home a sample platter. With the skills and techniques taught, you will be able to turn your own exotic hardwood or domestic wood platters. Due to the type of machines involved in this class, admittance to this class is restricted to adults (18+).
Tuition: $95.00
Tuition Notes: Material Costs $25, Instructional Fees $70.

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Carving A Welsh Love Spoon with: Roger Martin
Intermediate

Sunday, April 28, 11 AM - 4 PM

Tools Required: Bring Your Carving Tools, Classroom Tools Will Supplement If Needed.
Description: In a traditional spoon carving class, the student would learn about, wood selection, carving characteristics, preparing blanks, basic carving techniques, sharpening and traditional oil finishes which may use on the project. This class however is about the Welsh or Love Spoon! The most romantic of carved items you can give to that special someone. So of course, you'll learn all that other stuff but you also learn about embellishing, piercing and relief carving as you add romantic details to the spoon.
Tuition: $110.00
Tuition Notes: Material Costs $10, Instructional Costs $100

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Turning Kaleidoscope Pens With A Glass Finish with: Lucette Jones
Beginner

Tuesday, April 30, 5 PM - 8 PM

Prerequisite: Intro To Lathes And Turning & Foundations Of Pen Turning – Or Equivalent Experience
Tools Required: None; Classroom Tools Will Be Used
Description: Turn a couple Kaleidoscope Pens from exotic hardwood, one for you and one for a friend. Once your pens have been turned, you will learn the advanced finishing technique of CA application. Have you ever wondered how advanced pen makers apply that smooth, glossy finish to their pens? Cyanoacrylate, sometimes referred to as 'Super Glue', is a finish applied in place of a friction polish or wax. Sanded with micro mesh, CA polishes up to a high sheen which is as beautiful as it is durable. It is a tricky technique to master! Come learn the tricks of the trade from our expert pen maker. All materials are included for both the pen and finishing portions of the class.
Tuition: $90.00
Tuition Notes: ($20.00 Materials, $70.00 Instruction)

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Introduction To Lathes And Turning with: Paul Jayko
Beginner

Thursday, May 2, 5 PM - 9 PM

Prerequisite: No Pre-Requisites For This Class
Description: This class is a prerequisite for all lathe and turning classes. The first half of the class will be an overview and discussion of the types and structure of the lathe equipment, safe use of the equipment, uses of various accessories, tool selection / options, proper care of tools, and types of wood used in turning. This basic education will apply to various types of turning. The second half of the class will be basic hands-on turning techniques. A small project will be made in this class for you to take home
Tuition: $100.00
Tuition Notes: ($20 Materials, $80 Instruction)

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Carving Castle In Cottonwood Bark with: Lucette Jones
Beginner

Saturday, May 4, 9 AM - 12 PM

Tools Required: You Can Either Bring Your Own Tools From Home Or Purchase The Tools At The Beginning Of Class For A 10% Class Discount.
Description: This class is designed for those who are interested in beginning carving as a woodworking hobby. You will be introduced to a variety of basic carving knife profiles, how and when they are used, proper care and sharpening. You will also begin a carving a castle project carved in cottonwood bark which can be independently completed with what you will have learned in class. The wood will be supplied by Woodcraft. This class will be cancelled one week in advance if not enough students have signed up.
Tuition: $75.00
Tuition Notes: ($15 Materials, $60 Instruction)

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Introduction To Lathes And Turning with: Paul Jayko
Beginner

Sunday, May 5, 11 AM - 3 PM

Prerequisite: No Pre-Requisites For This Class
Description: This class is a prerequisite for all lathe and turning classes. The first half of the class will be an overview and discussion of the types and structure of the lathe equipment, safe use of the equipment, uses of various accessories, tool selection / options, proper care of tools, and types of wood used in turning. This basic education will apply to various types of turning. The second half of the class will be basic hands-on turning techniques. A small project will be made in this class for you to take home.
Tuition: $100.00
Tuition Notes: ($20 Materials, $80 Instruction)

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Inlaying A "Bowtie/Dutchman" with: Don Rasmusson
Beginner/Intermediate

Tuesday, May 7, 4 PM - 7 PM

Tools Required: Classroom Tools Will Be Used
Description: In this class, students will learn how to inlay the very popular "bowtie" into a board, with and without using a "jig/template". Commonly found in "live edge furniture", they can stabilize a crack or void in the wood, making it more usable for furniture and other cool projects.
Tuition: $60.00

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Turning A Bud Vase For Mother's Day with: Scott Clausing
Intermediate

Thursday, May 9, 5 PM - 9 PM

Prerequisite: Intro To Lathes And Turning
Tools Required: Classroom Tools Will Be Used
Description: Mini lathe turning. You've had your introduction now you're ready to turn something fun and useful. This is your class! Take home a handmade bud vase after this class. Learn the tricks and methods needed to make the task easy and fun. Students will make a 6-inch vase that they will take home. These are not only beautiful, but functional. And great gifts! This class will be cancelled one week in advance if not enough students have signed up.
Tuition: $100.00
Tuition Notes: ($20 Materials, $80 Instruction)

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Carving A Flower with: Roger Martin
Beginner

Thursday, May 16, 5 PM - 9 PM

Prerequisite: No Pre-Requisites For This Class
Tools Required: Bring Your Carving Tools, Classroom Tools Will Supplement If Needed.
Description: This class is designed for those who are interested in beginning carving as a woodworking hobby. You will be introduced to a variety of basic carving knife profiles, how and when they are used, proper care and sharpening. You will also begin a carving a flower, Project carved in Basswood which can be independently completed with what you will have learned in class. You can either bring your own tools from home or purchase the tools at the beginning of class for a 10% class discount. The wood will be supplied by Woodcraft.
Tuition: $100.00
Tuition Notes: ($20 Materials, $80 Instruction)

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Table Saw Basics with: Larry LaBeau
Beginner

Saturday, May 18, 9 AM - 12 PM

Prerequisite: No Pre-Requisites For This Class
Description: With a focus on safety, we'll cover set up and maintenance, safe sawing techniques for solid wood and sheet goods and useful jigs and fixtures for this most common workshop power tool. This class will be cancelled one week in advance if not enough students have signed up.
Tuition: $60.00
Tuition Notes: ($60 Instruction)

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Get to Know Your Bandsaw with: Rick Bailin
Beginner

Sunday, May 19, 12 PM - 2:30 PM

Prerequisite: No Pre-Requisites For This Class
Description: The band saw is a very versatile machine but sometimes requires a bit of coaxing to produce its best performance. In this class, set up adjustments, blade selection and tension, basic maintenance and various cutting techniques will be covered and demonstrated. Also, we will cover jigs, fixtures, and accessories that can make woodworking more accurate, efficient, and enjoyable. This class will be cancelled one week in advance if not enough students have signed up.
Tuition: $50.00
Tuition Notes: ($50 Instruction)

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Turning a Acrylic Pen with: Carl Kuhnle
Intermediate

Tuesday, May 21, 4 PM - 7 PM

Prerequisite: Intro To Lathes And Turning
Tools Required: Classroom Tools Will Be Used
Description: Turning pens from acrylic materials offers diversity and creativity that makes every pen truly unique! You will learn the proper way to drill and prepare this type of pen blank and special finishing techniques for acrylics will be covered. Pen kit and your choice of acrylic blank on the day of class is included. This class will be cancelled one week in advance if not enough students have signed up.
Tuition: $80.00
Tuition Notes: ($20 Materials, $60 Instruction)

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Carving A Chicken Out Of An Egg - Basswood with: Lucette Jones
Beginner

Sunday, May 26, 12 PM - 3 PM

Prerequisite: No Pre-Requisites For This Class
Description: This class is designed for those who are interested in beginning carving as a woodworking hobby. You will be introduced to a variety of basic carving knife profiles, how and when they are used, proper care and sharpening. You will also begin a carving a chicken project carved on a Basswood goose egg which can be independently completed with what you will have learned in class. You can either bring your own tools from home or purchase the tools at the beginning of class for a 10% class discount. The wood will be supplied by Woodcraft. This class will be cancelled one week in advance if not enough students have signed up.
Tuition: $65.00
Tuition Notes: ($5 Materials, $60 Instruction)

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Make A Bandsaw Box with: John Heslop
Intermediate

Thursday, May 30, 5 PM - 9 PM

Prerequisite: Get To Know Your Bandsaw
Description: Using a few quick cuts, a bit of clamping, and a bit of imagination you will create a small keepsake for yourself or as a gift. You will leave with a finished single-drawer bandsaw box. This class will be cancelled one week in advance if not enough students have signed up.
Tuition: $120.00
Tuition Notes: ($40 Materials, $80 Instruction)

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Hand Cut Dovetails Seminar Class with: Dennis Laney
Beginner/Intermediate

Sunday, June 2, 12 PM - 3 PM

Description: This is a seminar class on making Dovetails by hand tools. A dovetail is associated with quality workmanship in woodworking. It is most often seen in cabinetry / case work. They are considered one of the strongest types of joints that is used in woodworking. Hand cut dovetails take more time than power tool joinery, but it offers more beauty in the configuration than any power tool can offer. You will learn pin and tail marking technique of making dovetails using a saw and chisel to create your own dovetails.
Tuition: $60.00
Tuition Notes: ($60 Instruction)

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Basic Woodworking For Youth: Making A Lego Coat/Hat Rack with: Andy Krajnyak
Beginner

Monday, June 3, 1 PM - 3 PM

Description: Do you love Lego things. Then this is the class for you! In this class you will learn the fundamentals of woodworking from how the timber is grown and harvested to completing your own finished projects. Safety is the number one objective in using any tool and what will be emphasized strongly in this class. We will discuss and review how to take care of and to properly use hand and power tools. You will learn to layout, cut, assemble and finish. It is amazing to see the pride on a child's face when they build their own Lego coat/hat rack and bring it home for years of use! All students under the age of 18 must have a waiver signed by their parent / guardian prior to the class. Forms may be obtained in the store or by requesting one be mailed to you. We require one adult per 2 students under the age of 15 to also attend the class. Call the store for details. This class will be cancelled one week in advance if not enough students have signed up.
Tuition: $45.00
Tuition Notes: ($20 Instruction, $25 Materials)

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Get To Know Your Bandsaw with: Rick Bailin
Beginner

Tuesday, June 4, 5 PM - 7:30 PM

Prerequisite: No Pre-Requisites For This Class
Description: The band saw is a very versatile machine but sometimes requires a bit of coaxing to produce its best performance. In this class, set up adjustments, blade selection and tension, basic maintenance and various cutting techniques will be covered and demonstrated. Also, we will cover jigs, fixtures, and accessories that can make woodworking more accurate, efficient, and enjoyable. This class will be cancelled one week in advance if not enough students have signed up.
Tuition: $50.00
Tuition Notes: ($50 Instruction)

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Introduction To Lathes And Turning with: Amy Davis
Beginner

Thursday, June 6, 5 PM - 9 PM

Prerequisite: No Pre-Requisites For This Class
Description: This class is a prerequisite for all lathe and turning classes. The first half of the class will be an overview and discussion of the types and structure of the lathe equipment, safe use of the equipment, uses of various accessories, tool selection / options, proper care of tools, and types of wood used in turning. This basic education will apply to various types of turning. The second half of the class will be basic hands-on turning techniques. A small project will be made in this class for you to take home.
Tuition: $100.00
Tuition Notes: ($20 Materials, $80 Instruction)

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Introduction To Scroll Saws For Youth: Making A Lucet with: Lucette Jones
Beginner

Friday, June 7, 4 PM - 7 PM

Description: This class is for youth who want to learn the basics of scroll sawing. You will learn basic safety guidelines, how to choose a saw and blades for a project, why wood selection is important, pattern layouts and preparation for cutting a project, and techniques in cutting. You will have hands on experience with the equipment, a template on which you will learn sawing techniques, and will leave the class with a completed project and enough knowledge and experience to create your own projects. In this class you will be making a Lucet. A lucet is a tool used in cordmaking or braiding which is believed to date back to the Viking and Medieval periods. All students under the age of 18 must have a waiver signed by their parent / guardian prior to the class. Forms may be obtained in the store or by requesting one be mailed to you. We require one adult per 2 students under the age of 13 to also attend the class.
Tuition: $50.00
Tuition Notes: ($30 Instruction, $20 Materials

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Making A Pizza Peel --- Two Day Class with: Carl Kuhnle
Beginner/Intermediate

Part 1: Saturday, June 8, 9 AM - 1 PM
Part 2: Sunday, June 9, 11 AM - 4 PM

Description: If you've ever been in the kitchen of a pizza parlor, you've probably seen the large paddle-like devices the pros use to move pizzas from the prep counter to the oven and back out of the oven again. These are called "baking peels" or "pizza peels," and they are an indispensable tool when making homemade pizza on your stone or grill. This class will take you from custom design to a completed peel to take home.
Tuition: $220.00
Tuition Notes: ($40 Materials, $180 Instruction)

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Woodworking For Youth: Build A Tote/Caddy with: John Heslop
Beginner

Thursday, June 13, 10 AM - 4 PM

Description: Build a Tool Tote With Your Kids: Sometimes the simplest solution is the best. If you need to carry a few tools around or have a caddy, an open-top toolbox/caddy is great kids project.
Tuition: $80.00
Tuition Notes: ($60 Instruction, $20 Materials)

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SketchUp with: Andy Krajnyak
Beginner

Thursday, June 13, 6 PM - 8 PM

Prerequisite: You Will Need To Bring A Windows Or Mac Laptop Loaded With The Full-featured Free Version Of SketchUp Go To Https://www.sketchup.com/download/all To Download The Full-featured Free Version
Description: Whatever your skill level, novice to advanced, you'll get up to speed fast. Learn how to set up the program, use drawing tools, navigate in a 3-D space, sketch, refine drawings, and create shop-ready plans. Andy will be using a basic cabinet as a model. He will walk you through the whole process, from rough sketch through developing your own set of project plans.
Tuition: $40.00

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Introduction To Scroll Saws For Youth: Wood Puzzle with: Rick Bailin
Beginner

Tuesday, June 18, 12 PM - 3:30 PM

Description: This class is for youth who want to learn the basics of scroll sawing. You will learn basic safety guidelines, how to choose a saw and blades for a project, why wood selection is important, pattern layouts and preparation for cutting a project, and techniques in cutting. You will have hands on experience with the equipment, a template on which you will learn sawing techniques, and will leave the class with a completed project and enough knowledge and experience to create your own projects. All students under the age of 18 must have a waiver signed by their parent / guardian prior to the class. Forms may be obtained in the store or by requesting one be mailed to you. We require one adult per 2 students under the age of 13 to also attend the class.
Tuition: $40.00
Tuition Notes: ($5 Materials, $35 Instruction)

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Traditional Bowl Turning: From Log To Table with: Paul Jayko
Intermediate

Thursday, June 20, 5 PM - 9 PM

Prerequisite: Introduction To Lathes And Turning
Description: This is one of our more advanced bowl turning classes. Students will make a bowl while learning the best methods in harvesting the log and to properly process the blank on the band saw. Students will be provided with a seasoned bowl blank to turn and to take home
Tuition: $120.00
Tuition Notes: ($80 Instruction, $40 Materials)

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Date Night: Build A Cornhole Game with: Toledo Woodcraft Staff
Beginner

Friday, June 21, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: Cornhole is one of the most popular yard games today. In this date night class you and your partner can build something that you can enjoy for many years. We will help you to build a it so it is ready for paint or finish with using your own bean bags.
Tuition: $150.00
Tuition Notes: ($90 Materials, $60 Instruction)

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Introduction To Carving For Youth - Wizzards with: Lucette Jones
Beginner

Saturday, June 22, 3 PM - 5 PM

Tools Required: You Can Either Bring Your Own Tools From Home Or Purchase The Tools At The Beginning Of Class For A 10% Class Discount.
Description: In this class you will learn basic carving skills by creating a Wizard from basswood. You will learn safety, basic sharpening, basic carving techniques, impact of wood grain in your carving, carving in-the-round, and will discuss options for finishing. You can either bring your own tools from home or purchase the tools before the class for a 10% class discount. The wood will be supplied by Woodcraft. All students under the age of 18 must have a waiver signed by their parent or guardian prior to the class. Forms may be obtained in the store or by requesting that one be mailed to you. All youth must meet with the instructor or store manager at least one day before the class to review class responsibilities. We require one adult per 2 students under the age of 13 to also attend the class.
Tuition: $35.00
Tuition Notes: ($20 Instruction, $15 Materials)

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Foundations Of Pen Turning For Youth with: John Heslop
Beginner

Sunday, June 23, 11 AM - 2:30 PM

Description: Have you admired the wooden pens sold in jewelry stores and wondered how they were made? This is the class for you! You will use a lathe and madrel, lathe tools, and drill press in the creation of your own pen. You will be provided instruction on how to prepare wood blanks, setting up a lathe and mandrel, turning the blanks, finishing the wood, and assembling the pen. You will have hands-on experience with a bandsaw, drill press, and lathe. Tuition will include materials required for the class: pen blank, pen kit, instruction book. All students under the age of 18 must have a waiver signed by their parent or guardian prior to the class. Forms may be obtained in the store or by requesting one be mailed to you. One adult for every 2 students under the age of 13 is expected to chaperon this class. Due to staging of lathes on workbenches, students must be at least 4'10" tall.
Tuition: $55.00
Tuition Notes: ($35 Instruction, $20 Materials)

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Router And Router Table with: Larry LaBeau
Beginner

Thursday, June 27, 6 PM - 9 PM

Prerequisite: No Pre-Requisites For This Class
Description: In this class the student will learn how routers can to improve their woodworking. We will discuss the different types of routers, and how they are used. We will cover the difference in using a handheld router and using a router in a router table. How to choose the right accessories and the right bits will be covered and the student will leave this class with the confidence to use the router for their projects. This class will be cancelled one week in advance if not enough students have signed up.
Tuition: $60.00

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Woodworking For Kid's - Kid's Chair Youth with: Rick Bailin
Beginner

Saturday, June 29, 9 AM - 2 PM

Prerequisite: Must Be At Least 9 Years Old. Two Permission Forms Must Be Completed By A Parent/guardian Prior To The Class.
Description: During this Woodworking for Kids, You and your child will learn how to properly use "Real Hand Tools". These tools will include a miter saw, hand drill/driver and sander. The kids will also learn to measure their work and mark it off with a Carpenters square. Gluing and screwing with also be learned when completing the chair. It is amazing to see the pride on a child's face when they build their own chair and bring it home for years of use! All materials, tools and safety glasses included. It is recommended that you bring a bag lunch with you. There will be breaks during in the morning and afternoon and an hour break for lunch (refrigerator and microwave available). All students under the age of 18 must have a waiver signed by their parent / guardian prior to the class. Forms may be obtained in the store or by requesting one be mailed to you. We require one adult per 2 students under the age of 15 to also attend the class. Call the store for details. This class will be cancelled one week in advance if not enough students have signed up.
Tuition: $80.00
Tuition Notes: ($40 Materials, $40 Instruction)

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Make A Bandsaw Box with: Larry LaBeau
Intermediate

Sunday, June 30, 11 AM - 3 PM

Prerequisite: Get To Know Your Bandsaw
Description: Build a bandsaw box to take home. Using a few quick cuts, a bit of clamping, and a bit of imagination you will create a small keepsake for yourself or as a gift. You will leave with a finished single-drawer bandsaw box. This class will be cancelled one week in advance if not enough students have signed up.
Tuition: $120.00
Tuition Notes: ($40 Materials, $80 Instruction)

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Scroll Saws For Youth: Wood Puzzle with: Larry LaBeau
Beginner

Sunday, July 7, 11 AM - 2:30 PM

Description: This class is for youth who want to learn the basics of scroll sawing. You will learn basic safety guidelines, how to choose a saw and blades for a project, why wood selection is important, pattern layouts and preparation for cutting a project, and techniques in cutting. You will have hands on experience with the equipment, a template on which you will learn sawing techniques, and will leave the class with a completed project and enough knowledge and experience to create your own projects. All students under the age of 18 must have a waiver signed by their parent / guardian prior to the class. Forms may be obtained in the store or by requesting one be mailed to you. We require one adult per 2 students under the age of 13 to also attend the class.
Tuition: $40.00
Tuition Notes: ($5 Materials, $35 Instruction)

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Introduction To Carving For Youth - Wizards with: Toledo Woodcraft Staff
Beginner

Thursday, July 11, 3 PM - 5 PM

Description: In this class you will learn basic carving skills by creating a Wizard from basswood. You will learn safety, basic sharpening, basic carving techniques, impact of wood grain in your carving, carving in-the-round, and will discuss options for finishing. You can either bring your own tools from home or purchase the tools before the class for a 10% class discount. The wood will be supplied by Woodcraft. All students under the age of 18 must have a waiver signed by their parent or guardian prior to the class. Forms may be obtained in the store or by requesting that one be mailed to you. All youth must meet with the instructor or store manager at least one day before the class to review class responsibilities. We require one adult per 2 students under the age of 13 to also attend the class.
Tuition: $35.00
Tuition Notes: ($20 Instruction, $15 Materials)

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Sharpening, Honing & Polishing Gouges & Other Carving Tools with: Roger Martin
Beginner

Thursday, July 11, 6 PM - 8 PM

Description: Bring your in own carving tools. Sharp tools are essential for effective woodcarving. Even though many manufacturers of woodcarving tools supply their products ready sharpened, We recommend that you spend time, right from the very start, learning how to maintain the cutting edge to get the best results from your tools.
Tuition: $40.00

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Date Night At Woodcraft - Cheese Slicer & Cheese Plane with: Amy Davis
Beginner

Friday, July 12, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: Do you and your significant other want to try something different on "Date Night?" Why not learn basic wood working skills and have fun creating a one of a kind project together? We will provide the food, soft drinks, and materials. You only need to show up and be ready to make some saw dust. Projects will vary from month to month and will consist of small projects such as pens, bottle stoppers, bottle openers, picture holders, wine bottle holders and more. The class will begin with appetizers, refreshments, time to socialize, and project descriptions. The remaining time will be utilized to build the projects and to socialize as a group. This month's project will be a Cheese Slicer and a Cheese Plane you can show off to your friends. Cost is $160 per couple.
Tuition: $160.00
Tuition Notes: ($40 Materials, $120 Instruction)

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Table Saw Basics with: Jerry Bingham
Beginner

Saturday, July 13, 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Description: With a focus on safety, we'll cover set up and maintenance, safe sawing techniques for solid wood and sheet goods and useful jigs and fixtures for this most common workshop power tool. This class will be cancelled one week in advance if not enough students have signed up.
Tuition: $40.00

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Make A Bandsaw Box with: Larry LaBeau
Intermediate

Sunday, July 14, 12 PM - 3 PM

Prerequisite: Get To Know Your Bandsaw
Description: Using a few quick cuts, a bit of clamping, and a bit of imagination you will create a small keepsake for yourself or as a gift. You will leave with a finished single-drawer bandsaw box. This class will be cancelled one week in advance if not enough students have signed up.
Tuition: $110.00
Tuition Notes: ($30 Materials, $80 Instruction)

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Basic Woodworking For Youth: Making A Lego Coat/Hat Rack with: Andy Krajnyak
Beginner

Tuesday, July 16, 1 PM - 3 PM

Description: Do you love Lego things. Then this is the class for you! In this class you will learn the fundamentals of woodworking from how the timber is grown and harvested to completing your own finished projects. Safety is the number one objective in using any tool and what will be emphasized strongly in this class. We will discuss and review how to take care of and to properly use hand and power tools. You will learn to layout, cut, assemble and finish. It is amazing to see the pride on a child's face when they build their own Lego coat/hat rack and bring it home for years of use! All students under the age of 18 must have a waiver signed by their parent / guardian prior to the class. Forms may be obtained in the store or by requesting one be mailed to you. We require one adult per 2 students under the age of 15 to also attend the class. Call the store for details. This class will be cancelled one week in advance if not enough students have signed up.
Tuition: $45.00
Tuition Notes: ($20 Instruction, $25 Materials)

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Introduction To Lathes And Turning with: Paul Jayko
Beginner

Thursday, July 18, 5 PM - 9 PM

Description: This class is a pre-requisite for all lathe and turning classes. The first half of the class will be an overview and discussion of the types and structure of the lathe equipment, safe use of the equipment, uses of various accessories, tool selection / options, proper care of tools, and types of wood used in turning. This basic education will apply to various types of turning. The second half of the class will be basic hands-on turning techniques. A small project will be made in this class for you to take home.
Tuition: $100.00
Tuition Notes: ($20 Materials, $80 Instruction)

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Basic Pyrography (Woodburning) For Youth with: Toledo Woodcraft Staff
Beginner

Sunday, July 21, 12 PM - 3 PM

Description: This class is designed for the beginning pyrographer (woodburner). You will learn about the different pyrography tools available, where to look for project designs, materials to use for your projects, safety, pattern transfers, pyrography styles and color options, maintenance of your equipment, and will have discussion about finishing your work as part of the introduction to pyrography. A practice board will be used for you to learn about the four primary nibs, how to hold your pens, factors affecting your design, temperature issues, and shading. A small project will also be created during the class. You are encouraged to bring your own woodburning tools to the class. The first two students requesting it may use the two classroom woodburners that are available. You also have the option of purchasing pens or burners prior to the class for a class discount of 10% if you have registered for the class. This class will be directed to young adults and youth ages 12-17. Adults may take the class, but need to understand that the lesson plan will be focused on young adults and youth. All students under the age of 18 must have a waiver signed by their parent or guardian prior to the class. Forms may be obtained in the store or by requesting that a packet be mailed to you. One adult for every 2 students under the age of 13 is expected to chaperon this class.
Tuition: $40.00
Tuition Notes: ($30 Instruction, $10 Materials)

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Get To Know Your Bandsaw with: Rick Bailin
Beginner

Monday, July 22, 5:30 PM - 8 PM

Description: The band saw is a very versatile machine but sometimes requires a bit of coaxing to produce its best performance. In this class, set up adjustments, blade selection and tension, basic maintenance and various cutting techniques will be covered and demonstrated. Also, we will cover jigs, fixtures, and accessories that can make woodworking more accurate, efficient, and enjoyable. Sketches and plans will be provided to students to use with your own equipment at home.
Tuition: $50.00

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Introduction To CNC: Seminar with: Andy Krajnyak
Beginner

Thursday, July 25, 6 PM - 9 PM

Description: This is an introductory course to CNC machines and software. Students will learn the basic components of a CNC machine, how to set it up, and fundamentals of the software on how to design and machine a simple sign.
Tuition: $60.00

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Introduction To Lathes And Turning with: Amy Davis
Beginner

Saturday, July 27, 12 PM - 4 PM

Description: This class is a pre-requisite for all lathe and turning classes. The first half of the class will be an overview and discussion of the types and structure of the lathe equipment, safe use of the equipment, uses of various accessories, tool selection / options, proper care of tools, and types of wood used in turning. This basic education will apply to various types of turning. The second half of the class will be basic hands-on turning techniques. A small project will be made in this class for you to take home.
Tuition: $100.00
Tuition Notes: ($20 Materials, $80 Instruction)

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Basics Of Platter Turning with: Paul Jayko
Intermediate

Sunday, July 28, 11 AM - 3 PM

Prerequisite: Introduction To Lathes And Turning Or Past Exposure/experience With Lathes
Description: Want to try something different? Try turning a platter! In this class you will learn lathe safety, tool sharpening, turning techniques, methods of mounting platter blanks, sanding techniques, and finishing options for your final project. You will also receive useful tips and tricks to develop your own unique turning style. You will have hands-on experience with mini lathes, bowl gouges, and power sanders, taking home a sample platter. With the skills and techniques taught, you will be able to turn your own exotic hardwood or domestic wood platters. Due to the type of machines involved in this class, admittance to this class is restricted to adults (18+).
Tuition: $95.00
Tuition Notes: ($80 Instruction, $15 Materials)

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