Timber Framing IV Upper Construction with Taeho Kwon (7/28/14 – 8/2/14)

Timber Framing IV Upper Construction with Taeho Kwon (7/28/14 – 8/2/14)

July 28, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

This is the fourth class in a series of seven. The focus will be on making Modified large and small blocks and Ik-gong (Short membrane that fits between the large and small blocks to hold them together.) We will also be making the main center cross beam and some carving on Ik-gong and center beam.

Greene & Greene Inspired Coffee Table Evening Class (7/28/14 – 8/27/14)

Greene & Greene Inspired Coffee Table Evening Class (7/28/14 – 8/27/14)

July 28, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

In this class not only will we build this beautiful coffee table inspired by Greene and Greene, Stickley and a little bit of Krenov, but will learn many table construction techniques. Reading wood grain, Mortise & tenon, shaping wood, bread board ends, drawer construction, fitting the drawer, as well as many of the Greene and [...]

Timber Framing III – Main Construction with Taeho Kwon (7/21/14 – 7/26/14)

Timber Framing III – Main Construction with Taeho Kwon (7/21/14 – 7/26/14)

July 21, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

In this class we will be focusing on the main post, lower cross beams, center rails on balusters and Recessed panels for between floor and center rail.

Sharpening and Hand Tool Tune Up : Evening Class (7/14/14 – 7/23/13)

Sharpening and Hand Tool Tune Up : Evening Class (7/14/14 – 7/23/13)

July 14, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

There is nothing like the experience of using sharp tools. Where the actual tool does what you want it to do with ease. You should not have to fight with your tools. They should work for you and with you. In this class, we will cover a variety of techniques for sharpening edge tools including [...]

Greene & Greene Inspired Coffee Table with William Ng (7/14/14 – 7/18/14)

Greene & Greene Inspired Coffee Table with William Ng (7/14/14 – 7/18/14)

July 14, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

In this class not only will we build this beautiful coffee table inspired by Greene and Greene, Stickley and a little bit of Krenov, but will learn many table construction techniques. Reading wood grain, Mortise & tenon, shaping wood, bread board ends, drawer construction, fitting the drawer, as well as many of the Greene and [...]

Inlay Techniques Class with William Ng (7/12/14 – 7/13/14)

Inlay Techniques Class with William Ng (7/12/14 – 7/13/14)

July 12, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Using inlay to embellish your projects can be very rewarding. It’s a way to take your work to the next level, to set yourself apart from others. In this intensive two day class, we will cover the following topics: 1) Tools (including the Jeweler’s fretsaw, carving tools, shopmade vises, and a vise that I’ve personally [...]