Learn Woodworking through Project-based learning – and walk away with your own hand-made tool box that you built! This course allows women the chance to become familiar with the tools and process of woodworking in a supportive, relaxed, hands-on environment. All levels welcome, no prior experience necessary.
Students will be learning the fundamentals of woodworking in our Hurricane Road workshop with an emphasis on safety. Discussions will cover wood varieties, joining techniques, reading and interpreting building plans, materials, safe tool use and the overall woodworking process. Hands-on activities will enable students to become proficient in a variety of woodworking skills by working with hand tools and power tools to create a hand-held/tote box.
Students will have the opportunity to work with:
Hand-tools including western and Japanese hand saws, chisels, fastening tools
Power Tools including jigsaw, circular saw, radial arm saw, table saw and dado blades, band saw and drill press
This class will break for a half-hour lunch, so be sure to bring a bag lunch!
Choice of Saturday dates, July 31, Sept 25, or Oct 16, 10-5pm, 149 Hurricane Road, West Keene, NH