Joinery Techniques with William Ng (8/22/16 – 8/26/16)

Joinery Techniques with William Ng (8/22/16 – 8/26/16)

August 22, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Good joinery is key to making fine furniture that will last for generations. Many of us are intimidated by the complexity of these joints. In this class we hope to de-mystify and simplify the joinery process. We will learn western and eastern joinery and their applications, including dovetails, half-blind dovetails, sliding dovetails, mortise-and-tenons, angled mortise-and-tenons, […]

Sitting Bench with Traditional Eastern Joinery with Taeho Kwon (8/8/16 – 8/13/16)

Sitting Bench with Traditional Eastern Joinery with Taeho Kwon (8/8/16 – 8/13/16)

August 8, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

This beautiful sitting bench is constructed using traditional timber frame joinery known for it’s integral strength utilizing locking joinery. This class will challenge and improve your hand and machine skills. Taeho will start with a lecture on the concept and layout of the joints, preparation and sharpening of tools used. At the end of the […]

Sitting Bench with Traditional Eastern Joinery (Evening Class) with Taeho Kwon (3/28/16 – 5/4/16)

Sitting Bench with Traditional Eastern Joinery (Evening Class) with Taeho Kwon (3/28/16 – 5/4/16)

March 28, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

This beautiful sitting bench is constructed using traditional timber frame joinery known for it’s integral strength utilizing locking joinery. This class will challenge and improve your hand and machine skills. Taeho will start with a lecture on the concept and layout of the joints, preparation and sharpening of tools used. At the end of the […]

Shoji Lamp with Taeho Kwon (3/5/16 – 3/12/16)

Shoji Lamp with Taeho Kwon (3/5/16 – 3/12/16)

March 5, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

In this eight-day class you will embark on a learning journey adding traditional Eastern joinery such as the bird’s beak, three-way miter, miter lap joints and many shoji joints. This class will enhance all woodworkers’ skill levels using power tools and hand tools. Precision is the key to making this lamp come together. Taeho spent […]

Joinery Techniques with William Ng (2/29/16 – 3/4/16)

Joinery Techniques with William Ng (2/29/16 – 3/4/16)

February 29, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Good joinery is key to making fine furniture that will last for generations. Many of us are intimidated by the complexity of these joints. In this class we hope to de-mystify and simplify the joinery process. We will learn western and eastern joinery and their applications, including dovetails, half-blind dovetails, sliding dovetails, mortise-and-tenons, angled mortise-and-tenons, […]