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Wood: Classes

Join us in the Wood studio! We offer instructional and hands-on courses in various techniques such as wood turning, cutting, and more!

Beginning Woodworking: Cutting Boards

Beginning Woodworking: Cutting Boards

Learn how to create a series of beautiful cutting boards by laminating, cutting and manipulating different hardwoods. We will start with a basic cheese board and get progressively more complex. Learn to use the bandsaw to make a curvy serving board and end up making an impressive chevron board. This 4 week course will cover and discuss types of wood, wood grain, laminating compositions, and the use of a planer. We will also use a chop saw, sander and a router. All skill levels welcome.
Introduction to the Lathe

Introduction to the Lathe

This course is an introduction to woodturning on student lathes. Students will learn basic woodturning techniques, including safe speeds for various object sizes, mounting your work, making adjustments, choosing the right type of wood, how to keep lathe tools sharp, and much more!
Wood Turning: Beyond the Lathe Basics

Wood Turning: Beyond the Lathe Basics

This woodturning class will take your turning to the next level learning, “beyond the lathe basics” projects and techniques! Practice and review turning techniques and safety standards of the wood shop, and complete gorgeous projects. *Prior introductory lathe experience is preferred.