An Introduction to Woodworking for Women
An Introduction to Woodworking for Women
An Introduction to Woodworking for Women
An Introduction to Woodworking for Women
An Introduction to Woodworking for Women
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An Introduction to Woodworking for Women

Regular price $300.00
  • Designation: 3-Night Course.
  • Time: 6 pm to 9 pm.
  • Dates: November 1st, 8th, & 15th. or
  • November 29th, December 6th, 13th
  • Skill Level: Beginner to Intermediate.
  • Materials: Included.
  • Pre-Requisite: None.
Instructor: Benita

This 3-class series is designed to give students an overview of basic hand-tool woodworking. We’ll cover safe tool usage, measuring and marking, sawing and dimensioning, and some joinery – mortise & tenon and tongue & groove. Other topics will include selecting wood, wood movement, types of saws and choosing an appropriate joint for a particular application. In this class, you’ll build a tool or drink caddy to bring home to show off your new skills!

Course skills:
  • Marking & measuring
  • Hand sawing
  • Hand plane adjustment & use
  • Hand drilling
  • Using bench hooks, sawing guides and shooting boards
  • Cutting grooves with a plough plane
  • Shaping with a spokeshave and rasps

    **All students at UW must be 18 years and older to attend.
    **Classes are non-refundable 48 hours prior to class.