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DMC D004 (Woodshop)

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Delve into the fascinating world of bent lamination. Explore a range of techniques that will bring versatility and creativity to your wood and furniture projects. Through practical demonstrations and hands-on exercises, learn how to bend wood using molds, a vacuum bag, freeform bending methods, and more.

This workshop is a module in the course Applied Techniques in Furniture Design. Students can sign up for individual modules or the full class as a three credit class. Limited space is available in both the full semester class and the workshops.


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Joe Sheehan is an experienced furniture designer and custom woodworker. He received a Certificate in Furniture Design from MassArt; studied furniture design at Burlington College and the Vermont Woodworking School and the North Bennet Street School in Boston.  Since 2013, he has worked as a journeyman at Abbas Woodworking in Norwood, MA. Recently he taught … Read more