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

FALL

Section 1F: 6 sessions: Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays, 6:30–9:30pm
Sept 22–Oct 3, 2014
Instructor: Jennifer Stephens
$240 – FULL

Section 2F1: 6 Wednesdays, 9am–12pm
Oct 1–Nov 5, 2014
Instructor: Michael Gleason
$240 – FULL

Section 2F2: 6 Wednesdays, 9am–12pm
Nov 12–Dec 17, 2014
Instructor: Michael Gleason
$240 – FULL

Section 3F: 6 Saturdays, 3:30–6:30pm
Nov 8–Dec 20, 2014
Instructor: Jennifer Stephens, Blake Johnson
$240 – FULL


WINTER

Section 3W: 6 Saturdays, 3:30–6:30pm
Jan 10–Feb 14, 2015 (snow day make-up Feb 21)
Instructor: TBA
$240 – FULL