Finishing for Woodworkers

Finishing for Woodworkers

Co–sponsored by Eastern Massachusetts Guild of Woodworkers

Learn the basics of fine finishing, including wax and oil, French polish and more. See how different finishes alter the color of wood and how to finish both flat and joined surfaces. Understand proper use of finishing solutions and materials, including considerations involved in choosing non-toxic alternatives. Bring a small object you have made (box, stool, etc.) if you like. Otherwise, sample wood will be provided. Limit 8 students

Course Number

AW761

Class Size

8

Age Range

17+, teens with instructor's permission

Skill Level

All Levels

Prerequisite

None. 

Before entering the shop, read about SAFETY.

Materials

Bring a small object you have made (box, stool) if you like. Otherwise sample wood will be provided, along with all finishing supplies.

Instructor, Schedule, and Cost

WINTER 2019

 

Section 1: 3 Mondays, 9am–11pm

1W: Mar 4–18 (snow make-up day Mar 25)

Instructor: Michael Gleason

$120.  REGISTER