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We offer woodworking classes at all experience levels, for adults, teens and kids.

Adults design and make furniture, cabinetry and other objects:

  • Basic Woodworking: Box is a prerequisite for many classes.
  • Intermediate Woodworking classes reinforce basic skills.
  • Woodworking Open Shop follows an open format: Work on your own projects, at your own pace, with instructors' guidance.
  • Additional classes offer a myriad other skills: wood turning, carving, joinery and more.

  • Scroll down for upcoming classes in chronological order.
  • Classes for children and teens are marked by age. All other classes are for adults.
  • Use our Find a Class tool to narrow your search.

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All Current Classes

  • Jared Abner
    Length:8 sessions
    Day of week: 
    Friday
    Dates:October 14-December 16, 2022
    Time:12:30 PM-3:30 PM
    Excluded dates: 
    • Friday, November 11, 2022
    • Friday, November 25, 2022

    Expand your hand-tool-skill while exploring three dimensional forms. In this course we will explore various forms of carving and manipulating wood. Using these techniques, you'll create forms and textures in wood, while learning about three dimensional sculpture.

    $325.00
  • Ian Haines
    Length:10 sessions
    Day of week: 
    Thursday
    Dates:October 6-December 15, 2022
    Time:4:45 PM-6:00 PM
    Excluded dates: 
    • Thursday, November 24, 2022

    Children learn basic woodworking skills starting with simple projects, using hand tools. Continuing students undertake larger and more complex projects, gaining appreciation for wood as a creative medium. New projects each section.

    $380.00
  • Catherine Dooley
    Length:10 sessions
    Day of week: 
    Wednesday
    Dates:October 5-December 14, 2022
    Time:3:30 PM-4:30 PM
    Excluded dates: 
    • Wednesday, November 23, 2022

    Children assemble projects in wood, using simple tools and techniques. We’ll emphasize safety in our explorations, and the pleasure of making things and completing them to take home. New projects each section.

    $290.00
  • Susan Vannini
    Length:10 sessions
    Day of week: 
    Saturday
    Dates:October 1-December 10, 2022
    Time:1:45 PM-3:45 PM
    Excluded dates: 
    • Saturday, November 26, 2022

    Students undertake larger and more complex projects, gaining appreciation for wood as a creative medium. New projects each section. Children will love to come back again and again as their skills and comfort increase. Limit 8 Students

    $370.00
  • Ian Haines
    Length:10 sessions
    Day of week: 
    Wednesday
    Dates:October 5-December 14, 2022
    Time:4:45 PM-6:00 PM
    Excluded dates: 
    • Wednesday, November 23, 2022

    Get behind a saw, swing a hammer, build a treasure box, or a boat that actually floats. Children assemble projects in wood, learning to safely use the basic tools and techniques.

    $390.00
  • Ian Haines
    Length:10 sessions
    Day of week: 
    Monday
    Dates:October 3-December 12, 2022
    Time:4:15 PM-5:30 PM
    Excluded dates: 
    • Monday, October 10, 2022

    Children learn basic woodworking skills starting with simple projects, using hand tools. Continuing students undertake larger and more complex projects, gaining appreciation for wood as a creative medium. New projects each section.

    $380.00
  • Ken Lindgren
    Length:6 hours
    Day of week: 
    Sunday
    Date:Sunday, November 13, 2022
    Time:9:00 AM-3:00 PM

    Create your own custom, hand-wrought vessels from wood.

    $130.00
  • Ken Lindgren
    Length:6 hours
    Day of week: 
    Sunday
    Date:Sunday, December 11, 2022
    Time:9:00 AM-3:00 PM

    Create your own custom, hand-wrought vessels from wood.

    $130.00
  • Ken Lindgren
    Length:2 sessions
    Day of week: 
    Sunday
    Dates:October 23-30, 2022
    Time:9:00 AM-3:00 PM

    Ever wanted to create your own, custom wood vessels?  In this 2-day workshop, you'll use the lathe to make wooden bowls, platters, artistic sculptures and more.

    $250.00
  • Eric Campbell
    Length:6 sessions
    Day of week: 
    Wednesday
    Dates:November 2-December 14, 2022
    Time:6:30 PM-9:30 PM
    Excluded dates: 
    • Wednesday, November 23, 2022

    Learn fundamentals as you work a given plan through to completion. With a focus on six essential power tools, learn properties of wood and shop etiquette, interpret a plan, cut and mill stock and use basic machine joinery.

    $286.00
  • Eric Campbell
    Length:6 sessions
    Day of week: 
    Monday
    Dates:October 3-November 14, 2022
    Time:6:30 PM-9:30 PM
    Excluded dates: 
    • Monday, October 10, 2022

    Learn fundamentals as you work a given plan through to completion. With a focus on six essential power tools, learn properties of wood and shop etiquette, interpret a plan, cut and mill stock and use basic machine joinery.

    $286.00
    Class is no longer open for registration.
  • Frank Pettorossi
    Howard Shrobe
    Length:10 sessions
    Day of week: 
    Thursday
    Dates:October 6-December 15, 2022
    Time:6:30 PM-9:30 PM
    Excluded dates: 
    • Thursday, November 24, 2022

    Join a shop away from home, with tools, mentorship and community. Design and construct projects of your choice.

    Projects must be a manageable size due to limited storage; check first with instructors.

    $485.00
  • Frank Pettorossi
    Length:10 sessions
    Day of week: 
    Friday
    Dates:September 30-December 16, 2022
    Time:9:00 AM-12:00 PM
    Excluded dates: 
    • Friday, November 11, 2022
    • Friday, November 25, 2022

    Choose your time of the week and join a shop away from home, with tools, mentorship and community. Design and construct projects of your choice. Projects must be a manageable size due to limited storage; check first with instructors.

    $485.00
    Class is no longer open for registration.
  • Frank Pettorossi
    Length:10 sessions
    Day of week: 
    Saturday
    Dates:October 8-December 17, 2022
    Time:12:00 PM-1:00 PM
    Excluded dates: 
    • Saturday, November 26, 2022

    Add an extra hour on Saturdays from 12 PM to 1 PM to give yourself a four-hour unbroken block of woodworking time.

    Prerequisite: Basic Woodworking
    Limit 10 students.

    $160.00
  • Frank Pettorossi
    Length:10 sessions
    Day of week: 
    Saturday
    Dates:October 8-December 17, 2022
    Time:9:00 AM-12:00 PM
    Excluded dates: 
    • Saturday, November 26, 2022

    Join a shop away from home, with tools, mentorship and community. Design and construct projects of your choice.

    *Prerequisite: Basic Woodworking: Box.

    $485.00
  • Joe Stanewick
    Jasmanie Gonzalez
    Length:10 sessions
    Day of week: 
    Monday
    Dates:September 26-December 5, 2022
    Time:12:00 PM-3:00 PM
    Excluded dates: 
    • Monday, October 10, 2022

    Choose your time of the week and join a shop away from home, with tools, mentorship and community. Design and construct projects of your choice.

    $465.00
    Class is no longer open for registration.
  • Jonathan Bechard
    Length:8 hours
    Day of week: 
    Sunday
    Date:Sunday, December 4, 2022
    Time:10:00 AM-6:00 PM

    Participants are encouraged to bring in a favorite ornament/ image/holiday remnant that reminds them of the season. We will go over whittling, plaster casting, and clay modeling the first half, then set out to create an ornament from scratch!

    $80.00
  • Michael Gleason
    Michael Johnson
    Length:10 sessions
    Day of week: 
    Tuesday
    Dates:October 4-December 6, 2022
    Time:6:30 PM-9:30 PM

    Join a shop away from home, with tools, mentorship and community. Work on a project of your choice in an open-format classroom; the teacher will circulate and give instruction at all levels, but there is not a set curriculum. Bring your piece to the first class. Storage is limited; no large dressers. Limit 12 students

    $425.00
  • Norberto Fabian
    Length:8 hours
    Day of week: 
    Sunday
    Date:Sunday, November 6, 2022
    Time:9:00 AM-5:00 PM

    In this Workshop, you'll learn basic tools and techniques of the folk-art form of Oaxacan wood-carving, passed down through generations, from Oaxacan woodcarver Norbert Fabian, son of the late master Ventura Fabian, who lives and works in the woodcarving village of San Martín Tilcajete, Mexico.

    $285.00