Classes

Justin Starr

MakerSpace

MakerSpace

In this class, students of all levels will be able to create their own projects, with the help and guidance of our Instructors. Be it something you’ve seen in a magazine, an existing plan on the internet, or one of the furniture or tool projects from Tom’s books, we’re here to help you achieve your goals. We will teach you the skills required to successfully complete your project, and oversee and assist you at every step of the way. Maybe it’s a side table or a nightstand, a workbench or a tool chest. Whatever it is you’d like to build,...

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Justin Starr

Joinery Bootcamp

Joinery Bootcamp

In this all-day class, you’ll learn the four basic joints in woodworking: Lap, Bridle, Dovetail and Mortise and Tenon Joint. For the new woodworker, the skill to cut these four joints is fundamental. We’ll teach you how to properly execute these joints step by step. You’ll also learn how to refine these joints using chisels and speciality joinery planes. For the experienced woodworker, this class is a fun day of joinery instruction and practice. Starting at 10 am, you’ll learn how to layout and execute these four joints. At the end of the day, you’ll leave with a unique frame that will highlight these four joints. RESERVE...

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Justin Starr

Hand Tool Bootcamp

Hand Tool Bootcamp

Our Hand Tool Bootcamp focuses on Sharpening, Stock Preparation and Hand Plane set-up and use. Sharpening:The best hand tools in the world are useless in the hands of the woodworker who doesn’t know how to sharpen them. Sharpening plane irons can be a hurdle for new woodworkers, and frustrating for even skilled woodworkers. We’ll show you how to easily and effectively sharpen your plane irons. Stock Preparation:You’ll learn the importance of wood selection when working with hand tools. How to choose the appropriate tool for the size of wood you are working, and the skill that all woodworkers must learn, how...

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Justin Starr

Introduction To Hand Tools

Introduction To Hand Tools

Level: Beginner to Experienced Learn the importance of wood selection and where and how to buy it. Learn how to choose the appropriate tools for the size of wood you are working and the fundamental skill that all woodworkers must learn, how to 6 side square a board! RESERVE YOUR BENCH SPOT NOW

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