This hands-on class is the second part of a series on fine woodworking furniture and an introduction to using tools in the woodshop. After completing Part 1, we will start from one rough lumber Cherry board to create a Shaker style Cherry Side Table with a drawer. The techniques and skills learned in this class will allow the student to approach any project size. With this class we will use virtually all the tools in the woodshop from Chisel to Tablesaw, Router, Band saw, Joiner, Planer and Miter saw. Demonstration on hand planing / sharpening if times allows.
You will learn how to use a drawing plan to layout your project including wood grain consideration and joinery. Topics covered in the class:
• rough lumber to dimensional stock
• drawer construction-fitting
• table top-full assembly glue-up
• Double Tenon
• Dovetail joint
• Lock joint
In addition, the student will learn some hand tool woodworking skills. Demonstration of finishing process for you to complete your project on your own.
The Cherry Side Table Class is divided into 2 PART CLASS. EACH PART IS PRICED SEPARATELY (PART 2 IS $400 + $200 material fee. PART 2 will be made available by invitation only to enrolled students in this Part 1 session). Part 1 has 5 sessions and Part 2 has 5 sessions (3.5 hrs. per session) for a total of 35hrs of instruction.
***PLEASE NOTE: Tool testing for Router is NOT included in this course, and should be arranged separately by each student.***
Learn fine woodworking furniture building techniques and skills that can be used for any project size. Learn hand tools and power tools including Chisel to Tablesaw, Router, Band saw, Joiner, Planer and Miter saw. This is a class that will take the student from layout to a finish fine furniture Cherry Side Table with a drawer. Also, you will learn how to sand-assemble and apply oil / waterbase finish to guide you in the finishing process, to be completed at home.
$200 materials fee payable to the Instructor; includes all materials needed to finish the project.
Build a Cherry Side Table PART 1; Permission to take this class only granted by those who have completed the first half.
This is a 5-session class on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday evenings from 6:30 – 10:00 pm.
Session 1: Thursday, 1/16/2020, 6:30 PM – 10:00 PM
Session 2: Monday, 1/20/2020, 6:30 PM – 10:00 PM
Session 3: Tuesday, 1/21/2020, 6:30 PM – 10:00 PM
Session 4: Thursday, 1/23/2020, 6:30 PM – 10:00 PM
Session 5: Monday, 1/27/2020, 6:30 PM – 10:00 PM
Please note this class will not run with fewer than 3 students