The Southwest School of Woodworking is committed to making your woodworking experience excellent and rewarding.

Featured Classes

Fundamentals II with John Rivard Oct. 24 - Nov.17
Turned Bowl Embellishments with Elizabeth Weber Oct 24 - 28
Hollow Forms with Matt Monaco October 21-23

Student work

Walnut Oval Table
Tall Cabinet with Scrollwork panel

Master Classes for Major Learning

Oval Table made by Glenn DeSouza. solid walnut with maple accents. The lower shelf adds a nice touch.




Cabinet made by Donna Cohen. Notice the intricate scroll work

Hand carved Aztec calendar
Walnut Cradle


Aztec calendar carved by Steve Rennackar



Baby cradle made by Eric Morris. Walnut. Birds are hand carved.

Upcoming Classes

Cabinet on a Stand
In this advanced class master craftsman, David Fleming will guide you through the process of making this challenging project. Dave is a student of the renowned cabinet maker, James Krenov and the cabinet is designed and made in that style.
The project has two parts, the cabinet, and the stand. The cabinet is made of white ash, the doors are book matched, and the grain for the sides is also matched. The inside boasts two shelves and a hand-cut dovetailed drawer. The doors are set on knife hinges. The pulls for the doors are hand carved and fitted
The stand is made of Mahogany with mortice and tenon joinery

We are delighted to welcome Elizabeth Weber to the Southwest School of Woodworking this Fall. Elizabeth is a master turner with a unique style that includes carving, texturing, custom finishes, and other innovative artistic flourishes. In addition to the Bowl Turning class Elizabeth will be teaching a Spoon making class that will feature hand carving and custom finishing. This will be a fun class for all.

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