Basic Woodworking: Box

An introduction to the fundamentals of woodworking. Start with a given plan and work it through completion using hand and power tools. We will cover shop safety, an appreciation of the properties of wood, interpreting a plan, cutting and milling stock, and basic joinery, always stressing safe, effective use of tools.

Basic Woodworking

Completion qualifies students for Woodworking Open Shop. Complete attendance is required to fulfill this requirement. Other excellent follow-up classes include:

Note: Because this class moves at a deliberate pace and serves as a pre-requisite, complete attendance is required. Please see our policies on withdrawals and refunds before registering.

We recommend you enroll early, as this popular class usually fills up.

Course Number

AC474

Class Size

8

Age Range

17+

Skill Level

Beginner

Prerequisite

None.

Before entering the shop, read about SAFETY.

Materials

All materials will be supplied.

Instructor, Schedule, and Cost


WINTER

Section 3W: 6 Saturdays, 3:30–6:30pm
Jan 10–Feb 14, 2015 (snow day make-up Feb 21)
Instructors: Michael Gleason, Blake Johnson

$240 – FULL


SPRING

 

Section 1: 6 Sessions, Tuesdays & Thursdays, 6:30–9:30pm
1S
: Mar 31–April 16, 2015
Instructor: Heather Dawson
$242 – OPEN

Section 2: 6 Sessions, Mondays & Wednesdays, 6:30–9:30pm
2S
: April 6–22, 2015
Instructor: Julio Fuentes
$242 – OPEN

Section 3: 6 Wednesdays, 9am–12pm
3S
: April 22–May 27, 2015
Instructor: Michael Gleason
$242 – OPEN

Section 4: 6 Saturdays, 3:30–6:30pm
4S
: April 18–May 30, 2015 (no class May 23)
Instructor: Jennifer Stephens
$242 – FULL


 

SUMMER

Section 5: 6 Saturdays, 3:30–6:30pm
5M
: June 6–July 18, 2015 (no class July 4)
Instructor: Jennifer Stephens
$242 – OPEN