Greene & Greene Inspired Coffee Table with William Ng (10/5/15 – 10/9/15)

Greene & Greene Inspired Coffee Table with William Ng (10/5/15 – 10/9/15)

October 5, 2015 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 […]

Fundamentals of Fine Woodworking with William Ng (8/10/15 – 8/14/15)

Fundamentals of Fine Woodworking with William Ng (8/10/15 – 8/14/15)

August 10, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

The secret to fine woodworking can be found in the pursuit of the fundamentals. With high-tech machines and power tools, these fundamentals can be overshadowed. In this class we will learn the values of design, drawings, mock-ups, sharpening, care and use of hand tools, tuning up a bench plane, layout, measuring tools, wood technology, choosing […]

Blacker House Inspired Chair with William Ng (8/1/15 – 8/8/15)

Blacker House Inspired Chair with William Ng (8/1/15 – 8/8/15)

August 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

This is perhaps the most difficult class we offer at our school. This class is not for the faint hearted. This chair will challenge every areas of your woodworking skill. We will be dealing with angles, proportion, chair design, choosing wood grain, Sculpting of the crest rail using a 4-1/2″ angle grinder, Inlay technique for […]

Tuning and Using a Japanese Plane with William Ng & Taeho Kwon (7/18/15 – 7/19/15)

Tuning and Using a Japanese Plane with William Ng & Taeho Kwon (7/18/15 – 7/19/15)

July 18, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

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Making Custom Cabinets with William Ng (7/13/15 – 7/17/15)

Making Custom Cabinets with William Ng (7/13/15 – 7/17/15)

July 13, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

In this class, we will cover different methods and techniques for cabinet construction. These methods can be applied to building kitchens, vanities, entertainment unit, build-in, home theaters or just a stand alone cabinet. We will build a cabinet using face frame, finish ends with frame and panel. We will cover topics such as door making […]

Inlay Techniques Class with William Ng (7/11/15 – 7/12/15)

Inlay Techniques Class with William Ng (7/11/15 – 7/12/15)

July 11, 2015 by · 1 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 […]

G & G Inspired 8 Legged Table with William Ng (7/6/15 – 7/11/15)

G & G Inspired 8 Legged Table with William Ng (7/6/15 – 7/11/15)

July 6, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

This is one of our more popular classes. This beautiful table is well proportioned, with simple elegant lines that will grace any home. It can be used as a hall table, sofa table or an entry table. Imagine what your guest will say when they are welcome into your home and met with this stunning […]

Joinery Techniques with William Ng (6/15/15 – 6/19/15)

Joinery Techniques with William Ng (6/15/15 – 6/19/15)

June 15, 2015 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, […]

Sculpted Dining Chair with William Ng (6/8/15 – 6/13/15)

Sculpted Dining Chair with William Ng (6/8/15 – 6/13/15)

June 8, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

This six day sculpted chair class will definitely broaden and raise your woodworking skills a few notches. The class will cover topics such as chair joinery, design, placement of back spindle for comfort, defining hard and soft lines, sculpting using various methods such as grinder, rasps, gouges, scrapers and spoke shaves. Cherry wood will be […]

G & G Inspired Coffee Table – Evening Class with William Ng (6/1/15 – 7/1/15)

G & G Inspired Coffee Table – Evening Class with William Ng   (6/1/15 – 7/1/15)

June 1, 2015 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 […]

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