Classes and Workshops 2019

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Classes and workshops are scheduled to work for you.  Choose the class you'd like to take and call us to set up your dates and times. 910-597-2158 or 910-603-9542


Atlantic Woodworks offers a five class traditional woodworking series.  Four one day workshops will cover basic shop skills including tool care and sharpening, working with a table saw, hand cut dovetails and jig making.   These workshops will be followed by our Introduction to Furniture Making class.  Class size is limited to 4 students.  Sign up online or call the shop 910-603-9542 to register for this series or an individual workshop or class.


Hand Cut Dovetails 

Monday, October 14th at 9am 

Learn about this ancient joinery technique. Design principles, wood selection and preparation, drawers, case pieces, half blind, through, and sliding dovetails for different applications. One day workshop $85  


Tool Sharpening

Saturday, October 19th at 9am 

Bring in your chisels, hand planes and other hand tools and learn to properly clean and sharpen them.  One day workshop $60


Table Saw Techniques

Saturday, October 26th at 9am  

This may be the most versatile tool in your shop.  Learn how to set up and safely operate your saw, make jigs, miters, different blades and their uses.  Learn how to get more work out of your table saw. One day workshop $75

 

Christmas Doll Bed Class

Friday and Saturday, November 1st and 2nd 9am

Make an heirloom toy for your favorite young ones while you improve your skills in joinery, jigs and finishing.  Approximate size 20 " x 12".(Coverlet and mattress not included)  Two day class $200


Introduction to Furniture Making

Dates to be arranged, call for details

Make a small table while you brush up on the fundamentals including project design, wood selection and preparation, joinery techniques, assembly and finishing.  

5 day class $550 plus wood


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Bench Time 

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.  Three days $300


Saturday School - Shaker Table Class

Build this classic table and learn wood selection and preparation, mortise and tenon and dovetail joinery, drawer construction, and finishing, This class will run 5 Saturdays in a row.  $550 plus wood


Chair Repair Class

You know you have one!  Bring that broken chair in and learn to repair it. One day workshop $75

 

Picture Framing

Bring in your artwork and learn to make a picture frame for it.  One day workshop $75


Which class would you like to take?  If you don't see it listed here, call us and we'll put it on our schedule


Bookcase

Make a small bookcase and learn wood selection and preparation, joinery techniques and finishing. Five day class $550 plus wood.


Furniture Repair

Bring in your broken piece and learn to repair it.  One day workshop $75


Custom Furniture Classes

These classes are scheduled according to the size and style of the furniture you wish to build.  Call for more information.  


Dining Table

Sofa or Hall Table

Pencil Post Bed

Trundle Bed

Coffee Table

Foot Stool


Night School classes available on request!


Watch this page for new class listings or call us at 910-603-9542

Call for more information on any class

Each class includes everything you need, your own workbench, hand tools and supplies.  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 910-603-9542 or by email phil@atlanticwoodworkschool.com.  We accept major credit cards but prefer that you pay by check.