Woodworking: Open Shop Add On 5S1
Add an extra hour early on Saturdays to give yourself a four-hour unbroken block of woodworking time.
Prerequisite: Basic Woodworking
Limit 12 students
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 & Tools:
Bring your own pencil and tape measure or ruler.
With instructors' guidance, you will supply your own wood and any special hardware.
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