IWW100J21 Introduction to Woodworking

$790.00

This engaging class will familiarize students with the woodworking shop and the basics of the craft. Hands-on demos will help to gain confidence with tools and techniques, and give you a foundation to build on

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Pay a deposit of $300.00 per item

Description

Our Introduction to Woodworking class is a one-week daytime class that covers the key aspects of woodworking, including the properties of wood, safe use of the most common hand and power tools, and fundamental skills like how to mill lumber, how to cut joinery by hand and machine, construction and assembly techniques, gluing, sanding, and finishing.

  • You will learn: 
  • workshop safety
  • the basics of wood and wood movement
  • what tools are for and how to use them
  • sharpening
  • basic machines
  • table saw
  • joiner planer
  • band saw
  • router how to mill lumber
  • hand and machine cut joinery
  • construction and assembly
  • gluing, what glues to use
  • finishing
  • surface preparation, sanding, application