Upcoming Winter Classes
Router Basics 2 - Anytime we can work with a router either handheld or mounted in a router table, we will default to the router table. It is a safer and more accurate way to work. Unlock the router table's secrets with this two evening course. Nov. 17 and 24
- Build a holiday present you can be proud of. This delightful small box is a great way to make an impression on someone important to you. Weekend of Dec. 6.
Basic Sharpening - One of the most important courses that we offer. Hand tools are great, but only if they are really sharp. Learn how to sharpen quickly and effectively! Saturday, Jan 3, 2015
Planecraft - Now that you can sharpen a plane iron, learn which plane to use and how to use the three basic types of planes: block, bench, and shoulder. Sunday, Jan. 4
Total Beginner Express - Jalusta table - This course, taught over two evenings, is designed for the person who has never worked with wood. Really! See if woodworking is your sport, and go home with a beautiful, small table. Jan. 5 and 6, Monday and Tuesday evenings
Total Beginner 1 - This class is designed to put the new woodworker on virtually every machine in our shop, At the end of 7 weeks, you will have the beginnings of a woodworking education, and be the owner of a well built bookcase. 7 Thursday evenings, starting Jan. 8.
Hearth Bench - A busy weekend will land you a bench that doubles as an hors dourves table. In the process you will pick up some skills with hand tools and machines. Weekend of Jan. 10
Total Beginner Express - Shaker Coat Rack - For the absolute novice woodworker, this project based course provides exposure to the tools and methods used by woodworkers. This class is a quick way to seed if woodworking is for you. Monday and Tuesday evenings, Jan. 13 & 14.
Asian Influenced Stool - Martin Luther King weekend gives us a 3 day weekend to offer this interesting course. Filled with curves and angles, join us build a comfortable, light weightstool. Jan. 17-19
Ruhlmann Pedestal Table - Ruhlmann was a French designer active in the first part of the 20th ce ntury. This table is Mario's interpretation of his work. This course covers veneering, inlay work, loose tenon and sliding dovetail joinery. 8 Tues. evenings, starting Jan. 20
Hand Cut Dovetails - Add to your woodworking chops by learning the correct way to hand cut this critical joint. Weekend of Jan. 24
Other courses are on calendar as well for the Winter season. Please join us at PFW for a great learning experience.