Learn machine and hand woodworking fundamentals, push yourself as a designer and wood artist, practice new techniques and create original pieces of your own design.

Learn to carve wooden spoons of your own design. Work on developing your personal style, then express it through the creation of functional or decorative spoons. Spend time thinking about how your spoon should look and feel. Cut the profile of your spoons out on the bandsaw. Learn how to … Read more

Start Date

06/01

Meeting Day

Saturday and Sunday

End Date

06/02

Faculty

Annie Meyer

Time

10am–4pm

Credits

0

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In this hands-on summer course we will focus on the elements of table construction and design. The goal is to introduce the basics of table making with an emphasis on techniques and joinery while exploring form and function. Students will be given a series of lectures and demonstrations accompanied with exercises … Read more

Start Date

06/03

Meeting Day

Monday and Wednesday

End Date

07/24

Faculty

Ellen Kaspern

Time

6pm–10pm

Credits

3

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An introduction to object building in the woodshop. Students are instructed in the proper use and application of hand and power tools, material selection, and safety issues. Weekly projects incorporate design/concept problem solving with various construction form making techniques.

Start Date

06/04

Meeting Day

Tuesdays and Thursdays

End Date

07/23

Faculty

Ted Southwick

Time

9am–2pm

Credits

3

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Learn to carve wood in low and high-relief. Students will express their composition of organic and geometric shapes with convincing levels of depth and shadow. Relief carvings can be shallow as a coin or deep as an eye socket. The aim of relief carving is a clean articulated composition, with … Read more

Start Date

06/08

Meeting Day

Saturday and Sunday

End Date

06/09

Faculty

Ted Southwick

Time

10am–4pm

Credits

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In this two-day workshop participants will learn the basics of pyrography through the execution of a two foot square drawing on wood. Participants will learn how to create and transfer an original design that will be enhanced by the pyrographic etching process, using pattern, line and tone. Best practices for … Read more

Start Date

07/13

Meeting Day

Saturday and Sunday

End Date

07/14

Faculty

Brett Poza

Time

10am–2pm

Credits

0

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