Class Schedule

June - July 2018 Classes

July 2 and repeat July 3 Floating Shelf

With no visible means of support this shelf has a clean look and is useful anywhere in your house.  One day workshop $60

July 9 - 13 Hanging Wall Cabinet

This versatile piece can be made with or without doors, add mail slots or open shelves, the size and design can be changed to meet your requirements.  The photo features a walnut cabinet with dovetail joinery and a curly maple front panel. $350

July 16 - 18 Bench Time Week

Bring your projects in for help with completion or start a new piece of furniture.  Instruction provided for the skills you would like to improve, shop basics to advanced techniques.  We provide your own workbench, power and hand tools, and individual instruction as needed.  $180

July 23 - 27 Sofa or Hall Table

This sofa, hall or library table table has a contemporary design with through mortise and tenon joinery, floating top and shaped legs in solid hardwood. Learn basic to advanced skills and shop techniques.   $400

July 30 - 31  Step Stool

Sturdy and practical with a clean modern design based on an old time favorite.  $180

Concurrent Classes are offered on request if the class is not already full.

These include:

Table Saw Techniques

Hand Cut Dovetails

Dining Table

Introduction to Furniture Making

Furniture Repair

Chair Seat Weaving

Sofa or Hall Table

Picture Framing

Pencil Post Bed


Advanced Joinery

Coffee Table

Night School classes available on request!

Watch this page for new class listings or call us at 910-597-2158

June 2018

June 1  Hand Cut Dovetails 

Learn this time honored joinery technique for your next woodworking project. From layout to completion we'll cover hand cut, machine cut, drawers, case pieces, sliding, and half-blind dovetails.$60

June 4 – 8  Bookshelf

Make this small bookshelf while learning design, layout, and mortise and tenon joinery. $400

June 11 Table Saw Techniques 

Learn how to get the most out of your table saw and use this versatile tool for tenons, dados, jig making, joinery, and many different tasks. $60

June 12 - 14 Beds

Make a hardwood doll bed and learn project design, wood selection and preparation, joinery techniques, assembly and finishing. Take home what you have learned and make a full size bed or return for our advanced class and make a full size bed. $180

June 15 Furniture Repair 

You know you have that piece of furniture that needs a repair! Bring it in and learn how to fix it! $60

June 18 Making Jigs 

Learn to make your projects perfect every time with jigs. $60

June 21 - 25  Bookcase

Offered by special request! Build this bookcase with drawers, a Fine Woodworking designed project, and bring home a unique piece. Pre-registration required, additional materials fee. $600

Introduction to Furniture Making June 26 - 28

Brush up on the fundamentals including power tool set up, tool sharpening, project design, wood selection and preparation, joinery techniques, assembly and finishing. $180

June 29 Chair Seat Weaving

Bring in your chair and learn to weave a new seat. A variety of materials are available. Pre-registration required. $60 plus material.

Call for more information on any class

Each class includes everything you need, your own workbench, hand tools and materials.  Our small class size means you get the individual instruction and help that you need.  Is there a different class you'd like to see?  Call us about it!  910-597-2158

Individual Instruction

Call to find out more about scheduling individual instruction or tool calibration and set up services for your home shop.

Register for a class

Register by clicking the link below or by calling 910-597-2158 or by email  We accept major credit cards but prefer that you pay by check.  An information packet will be sent to each registered student.