Woodworking Classes at AVA


Click on the plus sign (+) for a full description. Our woodworking classes and workshops are open to all levels unless otherwise noted in the descriptions. Members receive 15% off all classes and workshops.

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BW19A29WDesign, Shape, Texture, and Build – Wood Sculpture IJay SinghLearn the fundamentals of fine woodworking and transfer these skills to the construction of wood sculpture. Design, shape, texture, and join! Build a take-away three-dimensional piece and learn about color as it relates to sculpture.Wednesday, Jan 16 - Mar 206pm - 9pm $357.00 $420 $45

This class is FULL. Please call 603.448.3117 to be placed on the waiting list.

BW19A30WPut It All Together – Woodworking with Hand ToolsChris McGrodyLearn to square up rough boards, lay out and cut a variety of wood joints including lap joints, bridle joints, mortises, tenons, and dovetails. Use the hand-joinery skills of a professional to complete a take-home project that demonstrates the skills you're learned.Mondays, Jan 21 - Feb 116pm - 9pm $178.50 $210 $30

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BW19A31WHumming Along – Woodworking with Power ToolsChris McGrodyThe hum of jointers and planers, table saws and drill presses, band saws and routers, signal a new creation in wood. Safe use of these power tools will turn a rough length of pine into a handsome and functional two-step stool ready for finishing. This class will qualify you to rent bench time to work on your own projects during our Sculptural Studies Building’s open studio hours. Mondays, Feb 25 - Mar 186pm - 9pm $178.50 $210 $30

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BW19A32WCherry Boards and a Dovetailed Drawer – Woodworking IIChris McGrodyCombine your hand and machine tool skills to fashion a cherry end table or night stand that boasts a dovetailed drawer. In just one weekend take home your own handmade, heirloom piece of furniture. Previous woodworking experience preferred.Friday - Sunday, Feb 15 - 17Friday: 5pm - 8pm, Sat & Sun: 10am - 4pm $199.75 $235 $100

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