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Phone:
(520) 742-9663
Fax:
520-877-3850
Email:
tucson-retail@woodcraft.com

6230 N. Oracle Rd. #100
Tucson, AZ 85704

Hours of Operation

sunday 11 AM - 5 PM
monday 9 AM - 7 PM
tuesday 9 AM - 7 PM
wednesday 9 AM - 7 PM
thursday 9 AM - 8 PM
friday 9 AM - 7 PM
saturday 9 AM - 6 PM

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Make Your Own Custom Pen Blanks

Sunday, February 25, 2 PM - 5 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Chris Dabney
Skill Level: All
Class Size: 0-4
Tools Required: Dust Mask And Eye Protection
Description: If you're into making pens and want to take them to the next level, take this class and learn how to custom make unique, one of a kind pen blanks. We'll help you make your own segmented wood pen blank, and demonstrate the process for making acrylic blanks as well. Once you've learned the techniques there's no telling what your creativity can achieve.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $60
Tuition Notes:
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Turn A Lidded Box

Tuesday, February 27, 10 AM - 2 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Michael Phillips
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 0-3
Tools Required: Bring Your Own Dust Mask And Eye Protection If You Have Them.
Description: In this class we will teach you how to turn and hollow a suction-fit lidded box on the lathe. You will learn how to chuck and re-chuck the box and lid on the lathe using jam chucks to remove the tenons used during the process. Learn tricks to getting a perfect suction-fit lid. Lidded boxes make great gifts, are fun to turn and don’t require big pieces of exotic wood.
Prerequisite: Some Lathe Experience
Tuition: $85
Tuition Notes:
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Sharpening Clinic

Friday, March 2, 9 AM - 10 AM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Bridger Berdel
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required:
Description: Here's a chance for you to come in with a few of your dull hand tools (chisels, hand plane blades, etc.) and get some help on making them sharp once more. No power tool blades and a three tools per person limit, please.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $20
Tuition Notes:
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Bowl Turning Basics

Saturday, March 10, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Chris Vemich
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 0-4
Tools Required: Bring Your Own Dust Mask And Eye Protection If You Have Them.
Description: This basic bowl class focuses on the craft of making a wooden bowl for everyday practical use. Instruction will include the basics of wood selection, mounting the wood to the lathe, design elements, and the use of bowl gouges and scrapers to turn and shape the bowl. Sanding and finishing techniques will also be discussed.
Prerequisite: Introduction To The Lathe
Tuition: $125
Tuition Notes:
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3rd Thursday Open Shop

Thursday, March 15, 5 PM - 8 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Mark Frost
Skill Level: All
Class Size: 0-3
Tools Required: Dust Mask, Eye And Hearing Protection
Description: Got a project that you want to work on but you don't have a shop or the appropriate tools to make it happen? We can help you out with that by allowing access to our shop, tools and knowledgeable staff for a reasonable fee. All ages (within reason) are encouraged to attend. We are limiting this to only three people per class, so reserve a spot as soon as possible. Some project limitations apply, so call or come by if you have any questions.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $20
Tuition Notes:
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Introduction To Gourd Finishing

Sunday, May 6, 1 PM - 5 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Lynne East-Itkin
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required: Safety Glasses And Dust Masks
Description: Over the years we've received numerous requests for information and resources from the growing group of people locally that are interested in working with gourds. To satisfy this demand, Woodcraft of Tucson has started to carry an assortment of gourds of varying shapes and sizes here in your local store, and we are also lucky to have an instructor available that is experienced in working with gourds. This class is a good basic introduction to turning a gourd into a work of art. All materials will be provided, including the gourd, of course.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $80
Tuition Notes:
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Basic Finishing Techniques

Thursday, May 10, 5 PM - 8 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Bob Levey
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 0-6
Tools Required:
Description: Come meet our finishing expert who is anxious to help you with all your finishing questions. This class is oriented towards beginners, so he'll explain the many finishing options you have and why one may work better for your project than another.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $60
Tuition Notes:
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Scroll Saw Heart Box For Mothers Day

Sunday, May 13, 1 PM - 5 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Sharon Irene
Skill Level: All
Class Size: 0-4
Tools Required: Eye & Ear Protection And A Dust Mask
Description: Learn how to make a cute little heart box on the scroll saw. You can personalize the heart shape and decorate it any way you want to. When you're done you can give it to your mom, someone else you care about, or keep it for yourself.
Prerequisite: Some Woodworking Experience Recommended. Scroll Saw Experience A Plus.
Tuition: $60
Tuition Notes:
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Wood Or Acrylic Pen Turning

Saturday, May 19, 2 PM - 5 PM

Class Status: Open
Instructor: Nick Ortega
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 0-4
Tools Required: Dust Mask & Safety Glasses
Description: This pen turning class is designed for either beginners (turning wooden pens), or more experienced turners (turning acrylic pens) with the help of our expert pen turning instructor. We'll choose the pen kit (Wall Street 2), and you choose the blank (wood or acrylic). Either way, you have a nice pen to take home with you.
Prerequisite:
Tuition: $55
Tuition Notes:
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