Woodworking: Open Shop Add On 1F21
Add an extra hour on Saturdays to give yourself a four-hour unbroken block of woodworking time.
Prerequisite: Basic Woodworking
Limit 8 students
Projects must be a manageable size due to limited storage; check first with instructors. Vaccinations required, masks required indoors at all times.
Frank Pettorossi started as a cabinetmaking apprentice at age 14 in Baselice, a small town in the Naples region of Italy. After moving to the US, he graduated from Boston Trade High School and joined Cabinetmakers Local 51. He worked in architectural millwork shops throughout the Boston area, did construction for Bar & Bar Co. and installed displays for Filenes department stores. His experience as a cabinetmaker and carpenter spans five decades.
“I have been working at the Eliot School for over 12 years and I find it very rewarding helping others with my craft.”
Materials to bring to class:
Bring your own pencil and tape measure or ruler.
With instructors' guidance, you will supply your own wood and any special hardware.