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Class Date Time Price  
Introduction to Pen Turning
CLASS FULL - Email classes@cuwoodshop.com to be added to the waiting list.
06/13/2017 Tuesday, 6pm-9pm $75 Details
Introduction to The Bandsaw Box
CLASS FULL - Email classes@cuwoodshop.com to be added to the waiting list.
06/29/2017 6pm-9pm $75 Details
Guitar Finishing
07/07/2017 - 07/09/2017 Fri, 6pm-10pm; Sat-Sun, 9am-5pm $450 Details
Using Power Tools for Woodworking – Session 2 (Parkland)
REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!
07/10/2017 - 08/07/2017 5 weeks
Mon(s), 6pm-9pm
$270 Details
Beginning Woodworking - Fancy Cutting Board (Parkland)
REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!
07/11/2017 - 07/19/2017 2 weeks
Tue-Wed(s), 6pm–9pm
$219 Details
Introduction to The Bandsaw Box
07/15/2017 9am-12pm $75 Details
Introduction to Pen Turning
07/18/2017 Tuesday, 6pm-9pm $75 Details
Beginning Woodworking - Bookcase Building (Parkland)
REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!
07/25/2017 - 08/02/2017 2 weeks
Tue-Wed(s), 6pm–9pm
$219 Details
Woodworking Safety Certification Class– Session 2 (Parkland)
REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!
08/08/2017 Tue, 6pm-9pm
plus an addition 3 hr session (to be arranged) for exams
$150 Details
Using Power Tools for Woodworking – Session 1 (Parkland)
Parkland registration is open!
09/11/2017 - 10/09/2017 5 weeks
Mon(s), 6pm-9pm
$270 Details
Introduction to Pen Turning – Session 1 (Parkland)
Parkland registration is open!
09/13/2017 Wed, 6pm-9pm $75 Details
Mission Sideboard - John Garrison
10/02/2017 - 10/06/2017 Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm $795 Details
Woodworking Safety Certification Class– Session 1 (Parkland)
Parkland registration is open!
10/10/2017 Tue, 6pm-9pm
plus an addition 3 hr session (to be arranged) for exams
$150 Details
Green-Wood Bowl Turning
10/10/2017 Tue, 8am-4pm $160 Details
Introduction to CNC Routing with VCarve Pro Software (Parkland)
Parkland registration is open!
10/16/2017 - 10/23/2017 Mon(s), Wed 6pm-9pm, at Parkland
plus 2 hrs (to be arranged) at CUWS
$245 Details
Natural Edge Bowls
10/18/2017 Wed, 8am-4pm $160 Details
Using Power Tools for Woodworking – Session 2 (Parkland)
Parkland registration is open!
10/30/2017 - 11/27/2017 5 weeks
Mon(s), 6pm-9pm
$270 Details
Green-Wood Bowl Turning
11/09/2017 Thu, 8am-4pm $160 Details
Natural Edge Bowls
11/16/2017 Thu, 8am-4pm $160 Details
Woodworking Safety Certification Class– Session 2 (Parkland)
Parkland registration is open!
11/28/2017 Tue, 6pm-9pm
plus an addition 3 hr session (to be arranged) for exams
$150 Details
Introduction to Pen Turning – Session 2 (Parkland)
Parkland registration is open!
11/29/2017 Wed, 6pm-9pm $75 Details
Introduction to Woodturning - Session 2 (Parkland Class)
Parkland registration is open!
01/10/2018 - 01/25/2018 3 weeks
Wed-Thu(s), 6pm-8:30pm
$295 Details
Stickley Tall Clock - John Garrison
03/19/2018 - 03/23/2018 Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm $795 Details
Maloof Style Sculpted Rocker - John Garrison
04/23/2018 - 05/07/2018 Mon-Fri (4/23-4/27), 8am-5pm, then Fri-Mon (5/4-5/7), 8am-5pm
(9 days, total)
$1,600 Details

  Introduction to Pen Turning
  CLASS FULL - Email classes@cuwoodshop.com to be added to the waiting list.
Instructor: Kerry Jannusch
Dates: 06/13/2017 - 06/13/2017
Time: Tuesday, 6pm-9pm
Description: Students will learn basic spindle-turning skills to turn and assemble a beautiful wooden “slim-line” (7mm) style pen. You will learn how to use and 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: All materials included. Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses and dust masks.
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  Introduction to The Bandsaw Box
  CLASS FULL - Email classes@cuwoodshop.com to be added to the waiting list.
Instructor: Patricia Tuchman and Maximillian Zorn
Dates: 06/29/2017 - 06/29/2017
Time: 6pm-9pm
Description: This is a lecture and project based class focusing on the safe use of the tools needed to create a simple bandsaw box. It will teach you the FUNdamentals of Bandsaw Box design and fabrication. In one 3-hour session, you will start with a piece of 3" thick poplar and end up with a functioning Bandsaw Box that is ready for paint, flocking or finishing.
Cost: 75.00
Notes:
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  Guitar Finishing
 
Instructor: Nicholas Cioni
Dates: 07/07/2017 - 07/09/2017
Time: Fri, 6pm-10pm; Sat-Sun, 9am-5pm
Description: If you took one of our Acoustic Guitar classes and built your own guitar, then this class will give you the opportunity to complete the high quality finish that it deserves. Luthier Nicholas Cioni will demonstrate the step by step process that will result in a glassy smooth finish that brings out the natural beauty of the wood in your guitar. Although this is not a refinishing class, if you have a stringed instrument that has been stripped down to bare wood and is now ready for a finish, please contact the instructor at ncioni@yahoo.com to see if this class could meet your needs too. Experienced and first time luthiers alike can create a professional guitar finish in this class.
Cost: 450.00
Notes: Take our 'Build An Acoustic Guitar!' class so you have a guitar to finish. All finishing materials will be provided.
Signup deadline: 6/23/2017
Class PDF: Download
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  Using Power Tools for Woodworking – Session 2 (Parkland)
  REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!
Instructor: CUWS Staff
Dates: 07/10/2017 - 08/07/2017
Time: 5 weeks
Mon(s), 6pm-9pm
Description: This class is designed to help beginner to intermediate woodworkers learn to efficiently utilize power tools and woodworking machinery with a strong emphasis on safety. Students will learn basic setup and safe operating principals for the table saw, miter saw, bandsaw, planer, jointer, router, router table, drill press, mortiser, and various power sanders. This class provides very good preparation for the Woodworking Safety Certification Class, successful completion of which is a prerequisite to signing up for our Independent Skill Development program.
Cost: 270.00
Notes: All materials included. Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses and hearing protectors.
Class PDF: Download
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  Beginning Woodworking - Fancy Cutting Board (Parkland)
  REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!
Instructor: CUWS Staff
Dates: 07/11/2017 - 07/19/2017
Time: 2 weeks
Tue-Wed(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 The Bandsaw Box
 
Instructor: Patricia Tuchman and Maximillian Zorn
Dates: 07/15/2017 - 07/15/2017
Time: 9am-12pm
Description: This is a lecture and project based class focusing on the safe use of the tools needed to create a simple bandsaw box. It will teach you the FUNdamentals of Bandsaw Box design and fabrication. In one 3-hour session, you will start with a piece of 3" thick poplar and end up with a functioning Bandsaw Box that is ready for paint, flocking or finishing.
Cost: 75.00
Notes:
Class PDF: Download
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  Introduction to Pen Turning
 
Instructor: Kerry Jannusch
Dates: 07/18/2017 - 07/18/2017
Time: Tuesday, 6pm-9pm
Description: Students will learn basic spindle-turning skills to turn and assemble a beautiful wooden “slim-line” (7mm) style pen. You will learn how to use and 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: All materials included. Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses and dust masks.
Class PDF: Download
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  Beginning Woodworking - Bookcase Building (Parkland)
  REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!
Instructor: CUWS Staff
Dates: 07/25/2017 - 08/02/2017
Time: 2 weeks
Tue-Wed(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. Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses and hearing protection. Size and type of wood may be customized but may require additional materials charges.
Class PDF: Download
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  Woodworking Safety Certification Class– Session 2 (Parkland)
  REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!
Instructor: Maximillian Zorn
Dates: 08/08/2017 - 08/08/2017
Time: Tue, 6pm-9pm
plus an addition 3 hr session (to be arranged) for exams
Description: This class is for those who have had experience with all the power tools of woodworking and are familiar with the setup and operation of the power tools in a well-equipped workshop, but who wish to learn how to work more safely. For those just starting out in woodworking or those that need further review on just a few of the power tools, it is strongly suggested that you sign up for and complete the Using Power Tools for Woodworking course. In the Safety Certification Class students will review safety standards and safe operating procedures for the table saw, miter saw, bandsaw, planer, jointer, router, router table, drill press, mortiser, and various power sanders. Individuals who take this class and pass optional written and practical exams will qualify for the Level 1 Woodworker Certification. This certification is a prerequisite to scheduling time in our Independent Skill Development program here at the CU Woodshop School of Woodworking. Once certified the students will gain access to the tools and machinery at the school to perfect their woodworking skills and construct their own projects.
Cost: 150.00
Notes: All materials included. Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses and hearing protectors.
Class PDF: Download
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  Using Power Tools for Woodworking – Session 1 (Parkland)
  Parkland registration is open!
Instructor: CUWS Staff
Dates: 09/11/2017 - 10/09/2017
Time: 5 weeks
Mon(s), 6pm-9pm
Description: This class is designed to help beginner to intermediate woodworkers learn to efficiently utilize power tools and woodworking machinery with a strong emphasis on safety. Students will learn basic setup and safe operating principals for the table saw, miter saw, bandsaw, planer, jointer, router, router table, drill press, mortiser, and various power sanders. This class provides very good preparation for the Woodworking Safety Certification Class, successful completion of which is a prerequisite to signing up for our Independent Skill Development program.
Cost: 270.00
Notes: All materials included. Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses and hearing protectors.
Class PDF: Download
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  Introduction to Pen Turning – Session 1 (Parkland)
  Parkland registration is open!
Instructor: CUWS Staff
Dates: 09/13/2017 - 09/13/2017
Time: Wed, 6pm-9pm
Description: Students will learn basic spindle-turning skills to turn and assemble a beautiful wooden “slim-line” (7mm) style pen. You will learn how to use and 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: All materials included. No previous experience needed. Recommended book: The Pen Turner's Bible, by Richard Kleinhenz (available at CU Woodshop Supply). Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses and dust masks.
Class PDF: Download
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  Mission Sideboard - John Garrison
 
Instructor: John Garrison
Dates: 10/02/2017 - 10/06/2017
Time: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm
Description: This class will offer you instruction in mortise and tenon construction, dovetail drawers, butterfly inlay and much more. It is a great introduction to furniture building.
Cost: 795.00
Notes: Tuition does NOT INCLUDE materials cost of $650+ depending on lumber selected. A few weeks before the class begins you will be sent a materials list so that you can select and purchase your lumber.
Class PDF: Download
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  Woodworking Safety Certification Class– Session 1 (Parkland)
  Parkland registration is open!
Instructor: Maximillian Zorn
Dates: 10/10/2017 - 10/10/2017
Time: Tue, 6pm-9pm
plus an addition 3 hr session (to be arranged) for exams
Description: This class is for those who have had experience with all the power tools of woodworking and are familiar with the setup and operation of the power tools in a well-equipped workshop, but who wish to learn how to work more safely. For those just starting out in woodworking or those that need further review on just a few of the power tools, it is strongly suggested that you sign up for and complete the Using Power Tools for Woodworking course. In the Safety Certification Class students will review safety standards and safe operating procedures for the table saw, miter saw, bandsaw, planer, jointer, router, router table, drill press, mortiser, and various power sanders. Individuals who take this class and pass optional written and practical exams will qualify for the Level 1 Woodworker Certification. This certification is a prerequisite to scheduling time in our Independent Skill Development program here at the CU Woodshop School of Woodworking. Once certified the students will gain access to the tools and machinery at the school to perfect their woodworking skills and construct their own projects.
Cost: 150.00
Notes: All materials included. Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses and hearing protectors.
Class PDF: Download
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  Green-Wood Bowl Turning
 
Instructor: Jerry Rhoads
Dates: 10/10/2017 - 10/10/2017
Time: Tue, 8am-4pm
Description: Turn up to two green (unseasoned wood) bowls, as you learn the proper tools to use on face grain turning and good safety habits. You will make bowls of different shapes including a regular bowl, a “skinny” (thin walled bowl), and if time allows a natural edge bowl.
Cost: 160.00
Notes: Prerequisites/skill level required: Some woodturning experience and knowledge of the wood lathe is necessary for this class. Price includes 2 bowl blanks. Please bring your own lunch. Comments: Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses or face shields, hearing protection, and dust masks.
Class PDF: Download
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  Introduction to CNC Routing with VCarve Pro Software (Parkland)
  Parkland registration is open!
Instructor: Allan Tuchman
Dates: 10/16/2017 - 10/23/2017
Time: Mon(s), Wed 6pm-9pm, at Parkland
plus 2 hrs (to be arranged) at CUWS
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 our CNC machines.
Cost: 245.00
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 for the machining session at CUWS.
Class PDF: Download
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  Natural Edge Bowls
 
Instructor: Jerry Rhoads
Dates: 10/18/2017 - 10/18/2017
Time: Wed, 8am-4pm
Description: Enrich your bowl turning experience by turning a couple of natural edge bowls. Learn tricks for making your natural edge bowls look great even when the bark is lost.
Cost: 160.00
Notes: Must have taken Green Wood Bowl Turning. Must also have knowledge of the woodturning lathe and be familiar with the use of a bowl gouge. Price includes 2 bowl blanks. Please bring your own lunch. Comments: Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses or face shields, hearing protection, and dust masks.
Class PDF: Download
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  Using Power Tools for Woodworking – Session 2 (Parkland)
  Parkland registration is open!
Instructor: CUWS Staff
Dates: 10/30/2017 - 11/27/2017
Time: 5 weeks
Mon(s), 6pm-9pm
Description: This class is designed to help beginner to intermediate woodworkers learn to efficiently utilize power tools and woodworking machinery with a strong emphasis on safety. Students will learn basic setup and safe operating principals for the table saw, miter saw, bandsaw, planer, jointer, router, router table, drill press, mortiser, and various power sanders. This class provides very good preparation for the Woodworking Safety Certification Class, successful completion of which is a prerequisite to signing up for our Independent Skill Development program.
Cost: 270.00
Notes: All materials included. Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses and hearing protectors.
Class PDF: Download
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  Green-Wood Bowl Turning
 
Instructor: Jerry Rhoads
Dates: 11/09/2017 - 11/09/2017
Time: Thu, 8am-4pm
Description: Turn up to two green (unseasoned wood) bowls, as you learn the proper tools to use on face grain turning and good safety habits. You will make bowls of different shapes including a regular bowl, a “skinny” (thin walled bowl), and if time allows a natural edge bowl.
Cost: 160.00
Notes: Prerequisites/skill level required: Some woodturning experience and knowledge of the wood lathe is necessary for this class. Price includes 2 bowl blanks. Please bring your own lunch. Comments: Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses or face shields, hearing protection, and dust masks.
Class PDF: Download
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  Natural Edge Bowls
 
Instructor: Jerry Rhoads
Dates: 11/16/2017 - 11/16/2017
Time: Thu, 8am-4pm
Description: Enrich your bowl turning experience by turning a couple of natural edge bowls. Learn tricks for making your natural edge bowls look great even when the bark is lost.
Cost: 160.00
Notes: Must have taken Green Wood Bowl Turning. Must also have knowledge of the woodturning lathe and be familiar with the use of a bowl gouge. Price includes 2 bowl blanks. Please bring your own lunch. Comments: Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses or face shields, hearing protection, and dust masks.
Class PDF: Download
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  Woodworking Safety Certification Class– Session 2 (Parkland)
  Parkland registration is open!
Instructor: Maximillian Zorn
Dates: 11/28/2017 - 11/28/2017
Time: Tue, 6pm-9pm
plus an addition 3 hr session (to be arranged) for exams
Description: This class is for those who have had experience with all the power tools of woodworking and are familiar with the setup and operation of the power tools in a well-equipped workshop, but who wish to learn how to work more safely. For those just starting out in woodworking or those that need further review on just a few of the power tools, it is strongly suggested that you sign up for and complete the Using Power Tools for Woodworking course. In the Safety Certification Class students will review safety standards and safe operating procedures for the table saw, miter saw, bandsaw, planer, jointer, router, router table, drill press, mortiser, and various power sanders. Individuals who take this class and pass optional written and practical exams will qualify for the Level 1 Woodworker Certification. This certification is a prerequisite to scheduling time in our Independent Skill Development program here at the CU Woodshop School of Woodworking. Once certified the students will gain access to the tools and machinery at the school to perfect their woodworking skills and construct their own projects.
Cost: 150.00
Notes: All materials included. Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses and hearing protectors.
Class PDF: Download
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  Introduction to Pen Turning – Session 2 (Parkland)
  Parkland registration is open!
Instructor: CUWS Staff
Dates: 11/29/2017 - 11/29/2017
Time: Wed, 6pm-9pm
Description: Students will learn basic spindle-turning skills to turn and assemble a beautiful wooden “slim-line” (7mm) style pen. You will learn how to use and 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: All materials included. No previous experience needed. Recommended book: The Pen Turner's Bible, by Richard Kleinhenz (available at CU Woodshop Supply). Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses and dust masks.
Class PDF: Download
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  Introduction to Woodturning - Session 2 (Parkland Class)
  Parkland registration is open!
Instructor: Jerry Rhoads
Dates: 01/10/2018 - 01/25/2018
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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  Stickley Tall Clock - John Garrison
 
Instructor: John Garrison
Dates: 03/19/2018 - 03/23/2018
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.
Class PDF: Download
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  Maloof Style Sculpted Rocker - John Garrison
 
Instructor: John Garrison
Dates: 04/23/2018 - 05/07/2018
Time: Mon-Fri (4/23-4/27), 8am-5pm, then Fri-Mon (5/4-5/7), 8am-5pm
(9 days, total)
Description: The beautiful flow and joinery of a Sculpted Rocking Chair is regarded in the top of the woodworking field. The process of building one will open up your woodworking skills to a new level. This chair is amazingly comfortable and will be passed down to many generations.

This is an intensive 9 day class in which you will learn techniques of cold bent lamination, coopering, compound cove cutting, radius mortise and tenon, shaping with routers, grinders, rasps, and drums; the list goes on and on. This chair can be made from a variety of different woods. Curly Maple, Walnut, and Cherry make beautiful chairs.
Cost: 1600.00
Notes: Prerequisites/skill level required: Intermediate to advanced skills, you will need experience with the band saw, table saw, and router before taking this class.

Materials are NOT INCLUDED and will cost from $500 to $900+, depending on wood selected. You will want to use the best wood you can get for this beautiful rocker.
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