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Class Date Time Price  
Woodworking Safety 1
Class completed
06/18/2016 Sat, 9am-4pm $150 Details
Introduction to CNC Routing with VCarve Pro (Parkland Class)
Class in Progress.
06/21/2016 - 06/29/2016 Tue(s), 6pm-9pm at Parkland
Wed (Jun 29), 6pm-9pm at CUW School
$215 Details
Build a Windsor-Style Stool with Luke Barnett
Online registration closed. Call 355-1244 to inquire about class avalability.
06/24/2016 - 06/26/2016 Fri-Sun, 8:30am-5pm $420 Details
Build an Acoustic Guitar with Nick Cioni
07/22/2016 - 07/24/2016 Fri, 5:30pm-10pm; Sat-Sun 8:30am-5pm $655 Details
Woodworking Basics (Parkland Class)
Note new dates (originally scheduled for 7/11-7/19)
07/25/2016 - 08/02/2016 2 weeks
Mon-Tue(s), 6pm–9pm
$249 Details
Learn to Build Your Own Kitchen Cabinets (Parkland Class)
07/30/2016 - 07/31/2016 Sat-Sun, 8:30am-5pm $279 Details
Introduction to Woodworking - Session 2 (Parkland Class)
08/08/2016 - 08/16/2016 2 weeks
Mon-Tue(s), 6pm–9pm
$219 Details
Power Tool Proficiency -- Stock Preparation
08/10/2016 Wed, 6pm-9pm $75 Details
Power Tool Proficiency -- Sawing
08/13/2016 Sat, 9am-4pm $150 Details
Power Tool Proficiency -- Routing
08/17/2016 Wed, 6pm-9pm $75 Details
Power Tool Proficiency -- Drilling and Mortising
08/18/2016 Thu, 6pm-9pm $75 Details
Woodworking Safety 1
08/20/2016 Sat, 9am-4pm $150 Details
Beginning Woodworking I
08/27/2016 - 08/28/2016 Sat-Sun, 9am-4pm $215 Details
Advanced Pen Turning - Over and Under
09/07/2016 Wed, 6pm-9pm $85 Details
Introduction to Furniture Making
09/10/2016 - 09/11/2016 Sat-Sun, 9am-4pm $296 Details
Stickley Tall Clock
Registration closes 30 days prior to first session
09/12/2016 - 09/16/2016 Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm $795 Details
Beginning Woodworking - Fancy Cutting Board (Parkland Class)
Parkland registration opens (date to be announced)
09/12/2016 - 09/20/2016 2 weeks
Mon-Tue(s), 6pm–9pm
$219 Details
Introduction to CNC Routing with VCarve Pro (Parkland Class)
Parkland registration opens (date to be announced)
09/20/2016 - 10/04/2016 Tue(s), 6pm-9pm at Parkland
Tue (Oct 4), 6pm-9pm at CUW School
$215 Details
Introduction to Pen Turning
10/11/2016 Tue, 6pm-9pm $75 Details
Intermediate Woodworking - Cabinet Making (Parkland Class)
Parkland registration opens (date to be announced)
10/12/2016 - 10/27/2016 3 weeks
Wed-Thu(s), 6pm-9pm
$345 Details
Beginning Woodworking - Wooden Keepsake Boxes (Parkland Class)
Parkland registration opens (date to be announced)
10/17/2016 - 10/25/2016 2 weeks
Mon-Tue(s), 6pm–9pm
$219 Details
Introduction to Woodturning - Session 1 (Parkland Class)
Parkland registration opens (date to be announced); Sessions 1 and 2 are the same class, offered twice during the same semester.
11/02/2016 - 11/17/2016 3 weeks
Wed-Thu(s), 6pm-8:30pm
$295 Details
Beginning Woodworking - Mirror and Picture Frames (Parkland Class)
Parkland registration opens (date to be announced)
11/07/2016 - 11/15/2016 2 weeks
Mon-Tue(s), 6pm–9pm
$219 Details
Mantle Clock
11/12/2016 - 11/13/2016 Sat-Sun, 9am-4pm $245 Details
Intermediate Woodworking - Country Cabinet (Parkland Class)
Parkland registration opens (date to be announced)
11/21/2016 - 11/29/2016 2 weeks
Mon-Tue(s), 6pm–9pm
$249 Details
Cherry Blanket Chest
12/03/2016 - 12/04/2016 Sat-Sun, 8am-5pm $460 Details
Beginning Woodworking - Bookcase Building (Parkland Class)
Parkland registration opens (date to be announced)
12/05/2016 - 12/13/2016 2 weeks
Mon-Tue(s), 6pm–9pm
$219 Details
Beginning Woodworking - Build a Small Stool (Parkland Class)
Parkland registration opens (date to be announced)
01/09/2017 - 01/17/2017 2 weeks
Mon-Tue(s), 6pm–9pm
$219 Details
Introduction to Woodturning - Session 2 (Parkland Class)
Parkland registration opens (date to be announced); Sessions 1 and 2 are the same class, offered twice during the same semester.
01/11/2017 - 01/26/2017 3 weeks
Wed-Thu(s), 6pm-8:30pm
$295 Details

  Woodworking Safety 1
  Class completed
Instructor: Mike Van Pelt
Dates: 06/18/2016 - 06/18/2016
Time: Sat, 9am-4pm
Description: This class is designed for people who have had experience in woodworking and are familiar with the basic setup and operation of the power tools in a well-equipped workshop. Those who do not feel competent in the operations of power tools should first take our Power Tool Proficiency classes. Woodworking Safety 1 is designed to insure that individuals have the skills, knowledge, and woodworking habits to safely use tools and machinery in the CUWS School of Woodworking workshop.
Cost: 150.00
Notes: Students are encouraged to bring a sack lunch and their own safety glasses and hearing protectors if they have them.

At the end of this class, you may choose to take the examination for the Level 1 Woodworkers Certification to gain access to the CUWS School Workshop for Independent Skill Development, to work on your own projects. See [link] for a detailed explanation of this program.
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  Introduction to CNC Routing with VCarve Pro (Parkland Class)
  Class in Progress.
Instructor: Allan Tuchman
Dates: 06/21/2016 - 06/29/2016
Time: Tue(s), 6pm-9pm at Parkland
Wed (Jun 29), 6pm-9pm at CUW School
Description: The CNC router is a tool for cutting and carving wood. It is widely used to achieve high accuracy and repeatability while decreasing production time. This tool is now available to the small woodworking shop, furniture maker and woodworking hobbyist. The key to using CNC technology is the Computer aided Design (CAD) and Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) software. This class will provide an introduction to CNC routers and teach the fundamentals of CAD/CAM software using a popular package, VCarve Pro. You will create your own wooden sign which you will carve on one of the CNC machines at CU Woodshop Supply.
Cost: 215.00
Notes: Students must be comfortable working with Windows PC’s and using a computer mouse. Experience with design, graphics, or photo editing software is helpful. A free trial copy of VCarve Pro can be downloaded from www.vectric.com
Class PDF: Download
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  Build a Windsor-Style Stool with Luke Barnett
  Online registration closed. Call 355-1244 to inquire about class avalability.
Instructor: Luke Barnett
Dates: 06/24/2016 - 06/26/2016
Time: Fri-Sun, 8:30am-5pm
Description: Build a hand-carved Windsor-style stool. The instructor will demonstrate how to split and rive parts for the stool from green oak logs. Then using partially air-dried wood, students will shape the parts with a shave horse, drawknife, and spokeshave. The legs will be steam bent and set aside to dry while other parts are being made. Students will learn to carve the seat using traditional seat carving techniques.
Cost: 420.00
Notes: All materials included. Last date to register is June 10.

Prerequisites/skill level required: No woodworking experience necessary but having first taken the Shave Horse and Spoon Carving classes would be very beneficial.

Bring a sack lunch and your own safety glasses if you have them.
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  Build an Acoustic Guitar with Nick Cioni
 
Instructor: Nick Cioni
Dates: 07/22/2016 - 07/24/2016
Time: Fri, 5:30pm-10pm; Sat-Sun 8:30am-5pm
Description: The process of building an acoustic guitar is a great accomplishment for any woodworker! The art of lutherie (instrument making) has been evolving for hundreds of years and this guitar making class is an ideal introduction to the process of building beautiful guitars. It’s easy to get discouraged by the complexity of building an acoustic instrument, but this class will break down the critical process of instrument construction and empower each woodworker to move their skills forward and gain a better understanding of modern instrument building.

All luthiers say that it takes a lifetime to become a master, but this class will be a great benefit even for an experienced instrument maker. Whether you have made several instruments and want to refine your craft or have never built an instrument before, this class will present a functional construction process and focus on the critical points of building a high quality instrument. In addition to constructing the guitar kit, the class will introduce wood bending for instrument sides, top joining, top thicknessing, and basic instrument “voicing.” The class will also cover inlay techniques and address individual concerns on customizing guitars and building from scratch when working from instrument plans for those who plan to build on their own.
Cost: 655.00
Notes: Includes guitar kit, materials, and supplies. Fee increases to $720 after July 5. Last date for online registration is July 8.

Prerequisites/skill level required: Beginner, no prerequistite required.
Class PDF: Download
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  Woodworking Basics (Parkland Class)
  Note new dates (originally scheduled for 7/11-7/19)
Instructor: Mike Van Pelt
Dates: 07/25/2016 - 08/02/2016
Time: 2 weeks
Mon-Tue(s), 6pm–9pm
Description: This 2 week class is intended for those who have taken Introduction to Woodworking, or have had some previous experience with woodworking tools. Students will learn how to safely use the jointer, planer, tablesaw, miter saw, band saw, drill press, and router table to build an attractive Country Cabinet with Towel Rack.
Cost: 249.00
Notes: Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses and hearing protection.
Class PDF: Download
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  Learn to Build Your Own Kitchen Cabinets (Parkland Class)
 
Instructor: Mike Van Pelt
Dates: 07/30/2016 - 07/31/2016
Time: Sat-Sun, 8:30am-5pm
Description: Participates will help build a lower and an upper kitchen cabinet as a class project and get hands on experience in building face frames, carcasses, raised panel doors, and dovetailed drawers. If you are considering building your own cabinets this introduction will help start you on your way.
Cost: 279.00
Notes: All materials included. Students are encouraged to bring a sack lunch and their own safety glasses and hearing protection.
Class PDF: Download
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  Introduction to Woodworking - Session 2 (Parkland Class)
 
Instructor: Mike Van Pelt
Dates: 08/08/2016 - 08/16/2016
Time: 2 weeks
Mon-Tue(s), 6pm–9pm
Description: This class is intended for those with no woodworking experience who would like to learn basic skills. The class will teach you how to select and prepare lumber and how to safely use hand tools and power tools to complete a simple project.
Cost: 219.00
Notes: All materials included. Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses and hearing protection if they have them.
Class PDF: Download
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  Power Tool Proficiency -- Stock Preparation
 
Instructor: Mike Van Pelt
Dates: 08/10/2016 - 08/10/2016
Time: Wed, 6pm-9pm
Description: This class will cover the safe and efficient use of the jointer, thickness planer, and sanders for preparing wood for use in woodworking projects.

This is one of a series of classes designed to help beginner to intermediate woodworkers learn to efficiently utilize power tools and woodworking machinery with a strong emphasis on safety.
Cost: 75.00
Notes: Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses and hearing protectors if they have them. Upon registration you will be emailed copies of the safety procedures for the power tools to be used in the class so that you may familiarize yourself with them before the class begins.

This class provides excellent preparation for the Woodworking Safety Class, successful completion of which qualifies you for the Level 1 Woodworker certification. This certification is a prerequisite to signing up for Independent Skill Development which is an opportunity to utilize the tools and machinery in our School of Woodworking Workshop to construct your own projects. See [link] for a detailed explanation of this program.
Class PDF: Download
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  Power Tool Proficiency -- Sawing
 
Instructor: Mike Van Pelt
Dates: 08/13/2016 - 08/13/2016
Time: Sat, 9am-4pm
Description: The objective of this class is to demonstrate the efficient and safe operation of the table saw, band saw, and miter saw and to provide students with an opportunity to use and become comfortable with these machines. A primary emphasis throughout the class will be workshop safety.

This is one of a series of classes designed to help beginner to intermediate woodworkers learn to efficiently utilize power tools and woodworking machinery with a strong emphasis on safety.
Cost: 150.00
Notes: Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses and hearing protectors if they have them. Upon registration you will be emailed copies of the safety procedures for the power tools to be used in the class so that you may familiarize yourself with them before the class begins.

This class provides excellent preparation for the Woodworking Safety Class, successful completion of which qualifies you for the Level 1 Woodworker certification. This certification is a prerequisite to signing up for Independent Skill Development which is an opportunity to utilize the tools and machinery in our School of Woodworking Workshop to construct your own projects. See [link] for a detailed explanation of this program.
Class PDF: Download
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  Power Tool Proficiency -- Routing
 
Instructor: Mike Van Pelt
Dates: 08/17/2016 - 08/17/2016
Time: Wed, 6pm-9pm
Description: This class is an introduction to the router, one of the most useful and versatile machines in the workshop.

This is one of a series of classes designed to help beginner to intermediate woodworkers learn to efficiently utilize power tools and woodworking machinery with a strong emphasis on safety.
Cost: 75.00
Notes: Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses and hearing protectors if they have them. Upon registration you will be emailed copies of the safety procedures for the power tools to be used in the class so that you may familiarize yourself with them before the class begins.

This class provides excellent preparation for the Woodworking Safety Class, successful completion of which qualifies you for the Level 1 Woodworker certification. This certification is a prerequisite to signing up for Independent Skill Development which is an opportunity to utilize the tools and machinery in our School of Woodworking Workshop to construct your own projects. See [link] for a detailed explanation of this program.
Class PDF: Download
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  Power Tool Proficiency -- Drilling and Mortising
 
Instructor: Mike Van Pelt
Dates: 08/18/2016 - 08/18/2016
Time: Thu, 6pm-9pm
Description: This class will cover the safety techniques and skills needed for properly and safely using the drill press, mortiser, hand drill, Kreg Jig, and dowel jig.

This is one of a series of classes designed to help beginner to intermediate woodworkers learn to efficiently utilize power tools and woodworking machinery with a strong emphasis on safety.
Cost: 75.00
Notes: Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses and hearing protectors if they have them. Upon registration you will be emailed copies of the safety procedures for the power tools to be used in the class so that you may familiarize yourself with them before the class begins.

This class provides excellent preparation for the Woodworking Safety Class, successful completion of which qualifies you for the Level 1 Woodworker certification. This certification is a prerequisite to signing up for Independent Skill Development which is an opportunity to utilize the tools and machinery in our School of Woodworking Workshop to construct your own projects. See [link] for a detailed explanation of this program.
Class PDF: Download
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  Woodworking Safety 1
 
Instructor: Mike Van Pelt
Dates: 08/20/2016 - 08/20/2016
Time: Sat, 9am-4pm
Description: This class is designed for people who have had experience in woodworking and are familiar with the basic setup and operation of the power tools in a well-equipped workshop. Those who do not feel competent in the operations of power tools should first take our Power Tool Proficiency classes. Woodworking Safety 1 is designed to insure that individuals have the skills, knowledge, and woodworking habits to safely use tools and machinery in the CUWS School of Woodworking workshop.
Cost: 150.00
Notes: Students are encouraged to bring a sack lunch and their own safety glasses and hearing protectors if they have them.

At the end of this class, you may choose to take the examination for the Level 1 Woodworkers Certification to gain access to the CUWS School Workshop for Independent Skill Development, to work on your own projects. See [link] for a detailed explanation of this program.
Class PDF: Download
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  Beginning Woodworking I
 
Instructor: Mike Van Pelt
Dates: 08/27/2016 - 08/28/2016
Time: Sat-Sun, 9am-4pm
Description: This class is intended for those with no woodworking experience who would like to learn the basic skills required to build their own projects from wood. Students will learn to safely use the table saw, miter saw, jointer, planer, bandsaw, and power sanders to create a simple project. The skills learned in this class will prepare you to take more advanced classes where you can build beautiful furniture pieces for your home.
Cost: 215.00
Notes: All materials included. Students are encouraged to bring a snack lunch each day and their own safety glasses and hearing protection if they have them.
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  Advanced Pen Turning - Over and Under
 
Instructor: Mike Sargent
Dates: 09/07/2016 - 09/07/2016
Time: Wed, 6pm-9pm
Description: Students will use the turning and finishing skills learned in the basic pen-turning class to make this handsome pen. Inspired by the popular Over and Under combination rifle/shotgun, this 24kt Gold Rollerball pen will make the perfect gift for any hunter, sportsman, or gun enthusiast. Either make it for her/him or give this class as a gift. All facets of this roller ball pen are big and impressive, including a simulated 12ga shotgun shell cap, a .30 caliber cartridge pen body, and a shotgun clip. A selection of exotic hardwoods will be available to choose from. You may also purchase a ¾”(sq) x 5” wood blank of your choosing at the CU Woodshop or bring one of your own. You will take home your handsome pen at the end of this class to use or present as a gift. Several styles of pen boxes are also available at CU Woodshop.
Cost: 85.00
Notes: Includes the Over and Under Shotgun 24kt Gold Roller Ball Pen Kit, an exotic wood blank, use of the tools & lathes, and finishing supplies.

Prerequisites/skill level required: Students are encouraged to have taken Intro to Pen Turning or have done previous spindle turning.

Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses, dust mask and any desired hearing protection.

Registration Deadline: 8/31/2016
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  Introduction to Furniture Making
 
Instructor: Mike Van Pelt
Dates: 09/10/2016 - 09/11/2016
Time: Sat-Sun, 9am-4pm
Description: Learn a wide variety of woodworking techniques as you build a cherry candle-stand table with turned pedestal, curved legs, sliding dovetails, and a round top. Students will use the lathe to turn the “wine-bottle” shaped pedestal and the planer, jointer, band saw, table saw, router, and sander to form the other components. This is a beautiful project with which to learn new skills and hone up some of the old ones as well.
Cost: 296.00
Notes: Prerequisites/skill level required: Completion of Introduction to Woodworking or equivalent woodworking experience is recommended.

All materials included. Please bring your own safety glasses and hearing protectors if you have them.
Class PDF: Download
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  Stickley Tall Clock
  Registration closes 30 days prior to first session
Instructor: John Garrison
Dates: 09/12/2016 - 09/16/2016
Time: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm
Description: This clock was originally designed by L & JG Stickley circa 1910. Originals lately have sold for $50,000 to $70,000. The original clock is housed at the historic Stickley Craftsman Farm in New Jersey. Stickley reproductions sell at fine furniture stores for over $6,500. Building the Tall Clock will require a great deal of hard work. You will be building a family heirloom that will last for generations. The clock is made from beautiful quarter-sawn white oak and has a high quality movement. This design features classic Stickley craftsmanship. In our 5 day class you will learn about mortise and tenon techniques, frame and panel construction, building door and the secrets of fitting them in the case. We will cover finishing techniques and installation of clock components and hardware. You will have a great sense of accomplishment after building this clock, and have more confidence in building your next furniture project.
Cost: 795.00
Notes: Prerequisites/skill level required: Intermediate woodworking skills.

Materials are NOT INCLUDED and are estimated to be around $650 for a quality movement and $750 for wood and supplies.
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  Beginning Woodworking - Fancy Cutting Board (Parkland Class)
  Parkland registration opens (date to be announced)
Instructor: Mike Van Pelt
Dates: 09/12/2016 - 09/20/2016
Time: 2 weeks
Mon-Tue(s), 6pm–9pm
Description: Learn basic tool use and woodworking skills as you build a useful project. Participants will use the table saw, jointer, planer, bandsaw, router, and sander to construct a maple cutting board adorned with beautiful intersecting curves of contrasting woods.
Cost: 219.00
Notes: All materials included. No previous woodworking experience necessary. Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses and hearing protection.
Class PDF: Download
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  Introduction to CNC Routing with VCarve Pro (Parkland Class)
  Parkland registration opens (date to be announced)
Instructor: Allan Tuchman
Dates: 09/20/2016 - 10/04/2016
Time: Tue(s), 6pm-9pm at Parkland
Tue (Oct 4), 6pm-9pm at CUW School
Description: The CNC router is a tool for cutting and carving wood. It is widely used to achieve high accuracy and repeatability while decreasing production time. This tool is now available to the small woodworking shop, furniture maker and woodworking hobbyist. The key to using CNC technology is the Computer aided Design (CAD) and Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) software. This class will provide an introduction to CNC routers and teach the fundamentals of CAD/CAM software using a popular package, VCarve Pro. You will create your own wooden sign which you will carve on one of the CNC machines at the CU Woodshop School of Woodworking.
Cost: 215.00
Notes: Students must be comfortable working with Windows PC’s and using a computer mouse. Experience with design, graphics, or photo editing software is helpful. A free trial copy of VCarve Pro can be downloaded from www.vectric.com. Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses and hearing protection.
Class PDF: Download
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  Introduction to Pen Turning
 
Instructor: Mike Sargent
Dates: 10/11/2016 - 10/11/2016
Time: Tue, 6pm-9pm
Description: Students will learn basic spindle-turning skills to turn and assemble a beautiful wooden Slimline (7mm) style pen. You will learn how to use Easy Wood Tools to turn and then assemble the various components in a pen kit, as well as the mandrel, pen mill, and pen press. Each student will take home a personally crafted pen to use or give as a gift to someone special.
Cost: 75.00
Notes: Prerequisites/skill level required: No previous experience needed.

Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses and dust masks.

Registration Deadline: 10/4/2016
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  Intermediate Woodworking - Cabinet Making (Parkland Class)
  Parkland registration opens (date to be announced)
Instructor: Mike Van Pelt
Dates: 10/12/2016 - 10/27/2016
Time: 3 weeks
Wed-Thu(s), 6pm-9pm
Description: This class is intended for those who have taken one or more beginning woodworking classes, or have had equivalent previous experience with woodworking tools. Students will be taught face frame construction, carcass building, and raised panel door making. Each student will build their own hardwood wall cabinet to take home.
Cost: 345.00
Notes: All materials included. Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses and hearing protection.
Class PDF: Download
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  Beginning Woodworking - Wooden Keepsake Boxes (Parkland Class)
  Parkland registration opens (date to be announced)
Instructor: Mike Van Pelt
Dates: 10/17/2016 - 10/25/2016
Time: 2 weeks
Mon-Tue(s), 6pm–9pm
Description: Learn basic tool use and woodworking skills as you build a useful project. Participants will use the table saw, jointer, planer, router table, and sander to build some small keepsake boxes using different joinery techniques.
Cost: 219.00
Notes: All materials included. No previous woodworking experience necessary. Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses and hearing protection.
Class PDF: Download
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  Introduction to Woodturning - Session 1 (Parkland Class)
  Parkland registration opens (date to be announced); Sessions 1 and 2 are the same class, offered twice during the same semester.
Instructor: Jerry Rhoads
Dates: 11/02/2016 - 11/17/2016
Time: 3 weeks
Wed-Thu(s), 6pm-8:30pm
Description: Skilled craftsmen have been using the lathe for woodturning for centuries. Join professional woodturner, Jerry Rhoads in the CU Woodshop School of Woodworking to learn how you can turn a piece of wood into a work of art.
Cost: 295.00
Notes: Recommended book: Woodturning, a Foundation Course by Keith Rowley.

Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses and dust masks.
Class PDF: Download
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  Beginning Woodworking - Mirror and Picture Frames (Parkland Class)
  Parkland registration opens (date to be announced)
Instructor: Mike Van Pelt
Dates: 11/07/2016 - 11/15/2016
Time: 2 weeks
Mon-Tue(s), 6pm–9pm
Description: Learn basic tool use and woodworking skills as you build a useful project. Participants will use the table saw, jointer, planer, router table, and sander to build some small wooden frames using different joinery techniques.
Cost: 219.00
Notes: All materials included. No previous woodworking experience necessary. Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses and hearing protection.
Class PDF: Download
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  Mantle Clock
 
Instructor: Mike Van Pelt
Dates: 11/12/2016 - 11/13/2016
Time: Sat-Sun, 9am-4pm
Description: Beautiful tiger grained maple is the wood you will use to build this heirloom mantle clock. Traditional woodworking skills and techniques will be demonstrated and used to build this for your home or office. You will also learn how to safely work with small pieces using the latest tools and techniques.
Cost: 245.00
Notes: All materials included. Please bring your own safety glasses and hearing protectors if you have them.
Class PDF: Download
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  Intermediate Woodworking - Country Cabinet (Parkland Class)
  Parkland registration opens (date to be announced)
Instructor: Mike Van Pelt
Dates: 11/21/2016 - 11/29/2016
Time: 2 weeks
Mon-Tue(s), 6pm–9pm
Description: This class is intended for those who have taken one or more beginning woodworking classes, or have had equivalent previous experience with woodworking tools. Students will learn how to safely use the jointer, planer, table saw, miter saw, band saw, drill press, and router table to build an attractive Country Cabinet with Towel Rack.
Cost: 249.00
Notes: All materials included. Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses and hearing protection.
Class PDF: Download
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  Cherry Blanket Chest
 
Instructor: Mike Van Pelt
Dates: 12/03/2016 - 12/04/2016
Time: Sat-Sun, 8am-5pm
Description: Mike will teach some basic as well as new woodworking skills in this class which is ideal for the beginning woodworker. Students will use the jointer, planer, table saw, router and sanders to construct this attractive dovetailed chest. Preferred gluing and clamping techniques will be taught. Students will also use a router and dovetail jig to cut the through dovetails. The 18”wide x36”long x 18” deep box will be constructed from solid cherry with a poplar or plywood bottom.
Cost: 460.00
Notes: All materials included. Please bring your own safety glasses and hearing protectors if you have them.
Class PDF: Download
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  Beginning Woodworking - Bookcase Building (Parkland Class)
  Parkland registration opens (date to be announced)
Instructor: Mike Van Pelt
Dates: 12/05/2016 - 12/13/2016
Time: 2 weeks
Mon-Tue(s), 6pm–9pm
Description: Learn basic tool use and woodworking skills as you build a useful project. Participants will use the track saw, table saw, router, and sander to build a small bookcase using veneer plywood and edge banding.
Cost: 219.00
Notes: All materials included. No previous woodworking experience necessary. Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses and hearing protection.
Class PDF: Download
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  Beginning Woodworking - Build a Small Stool (Parkland Class)
  Parkland registration opens (date to be announced)
Instructor: Mike Van Pelt
Dates: 01/09/2017 - 01/17/2017
Time: 2 weeks
Mon-Tue(s), 6pm–9pm
Description: Learn basic tool use and woodworking skills as you build a useful project. Participants will use the table saw, jointer, planer, router, and sander to build a small stool.
Cost: 219.00
Notes: All materials included. No previous woodworking experience necessary. Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses and hearing protection.
Class PDF: Download
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  Introduction to Woodturning - Session 2 (Parkland Class)
  Parkland registration opens (date to be announced); Sessions 1 and 2 are the same class, offered twice during the same semester.
Instructor: Jerry Rhoads
Dates: 01/11/2017 - 01/26/2017
Time: 3 weeks
Wed-Thu(s), 6pm-8:30pm
Description: Skilled craftsmen have been using the lathe for woodturning for centuries. Join professional woodturner, Jerry Rhoads in the CU Woodshop School of Woodworking to learn how you can turn a piece of wood into a work of art.
Cost: 295.00
Notes: Recommended book: Woodturning, a Foundation Course by Keith Rowley.

Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses and dust masks.
Class PDF: Download
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