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Class Date Time Price  
Using Power Tools for Woodworking (Parkland Class)
CLASS FULL! But we have a 2nd Session starting on 3/20/2017. See Below!
02/06/2017 - 03/06/2017 5 weeks
Mon(s), 6pm-9pm
$270 Details
Introduction to CNC Routing with VCarve Pro (Parkland Class)
Parkland registration is open!
02/28/2017 - 03/07/2017 Tue(s)+Thu, 6pm-9pm, at Parkland
plus 2 hrs (to be arranged) at CUWS
$245 Details
Introduction to Woodturning - Session 1 (Parkland Class)
Parkland registration is open; Sessions 1 and 2 are the same class, offered twice during the same semester.
03/01/2017 - 03/16/2017 3 weeks
Wed-Thu(s), 6pm-8:30pm
$295 Details
Natural Edge Bowls
03/11/2017 Sat, 8am-4pm $160 Details
Woodworking Safety (Parkland)
Parkland registration is open!
03/13/2017 - 03/14/2017 Mon-Tue, 6pm-9pm
plus one hour (to be arranged) for exam
$150 Details
Using Power Tools for Woodworking (Parkland Class)
03/20/2017 - 04/03/2017 5 sessions over 3 Weeks. Mon. and Wed. $270 Details
Green-Wood Bowl Turning
03/23/2017 Thu, 8am-4pm $160 Details
Build a Windsor-Style Stool with Luke Barnett
03/24/2017 - 03/26/2017 Fri-Sun, 8:30am-5pm $390 Details
Natural Edge Bowls
04/06/2017 Thu, 8am-4pm $160 Details
Beginning Woodworking - Mirror and Picture Frames (Parkland)
Parkland registration is open!
04/10/2017 - 04/18/2017 2 weeks
Mon-Tue(s), 6pm–9pm
$219 Details
Introduction to Woodturning - Session 2 (Parkland Class)
Parkland registration is open; Sessions 1 and 2 are the same class, offered twice during the same semester.
04/19/2017 - 05/04/2017 3 weeks
Wed-Thu(s), 6pm-8:30pm
$295 Details
Green-Wood Bowl Turning
04/20/2017 Thu, 8am-4pm $160 Details
Natural Edge Bowls
04/27/2017 Thu, 8am-4pm $160 Details
Cabinet Making 1 with George Vondriska
04/29/2017 - 04/30/2017 Sat-Sun, 8:30am-5pm $395 Details

  Using Power Tools for Woodworking (Parkland Class)
  CLASS FULL! But we have a 2nd Session starting on 3/20/2017. See Below!
Instructor: CUWS Staff
Dates: 02/06/2017 - 03/06/2017
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 Class, successful completion of which is a prerequisite to signing up for Independent Skill Development.
Cost: 270.00
Notes: Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses and hearing protectors.
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  Introduction to CNC Routing with VCarve Pro (Parkland Class)
  Parkland registration is open!
Instructor: Allan Tuchman
Dates: 02/28/2017 - 03/07/2017
Time: Tue(s)+Thu, 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 the CNC machines at the CU Woodshop School of Woodworking.
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.
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  Introduction to Woodturning - Session 1 (Parkland Class)
  Parkland registration is open; Sessions 1 and 2 are the same class, offered twice during the same semester.
Instructor: Jerry Rhoads
Dates: 03/01/2017 - 03/16/2017
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.
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  Natural Edge Bowls
 
Instructor: Jerry Rhoads
Dates: 03/11/2017 - 03/11/2017
Time: Sat, 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, face shields, and dust masks.
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  Woodworking Safety (Parkland)
  Parkland registration is open!
Instructor: CUWS Staff
Dates: 03/13/2017 - 03/14/2017
Time: Mon-Tue, 6pm-9pm
plus one hour (to be arranged) for exam
Description: This class is for those who have had some experience in woodworking and are familiar with the basic setup and operation of the power tools in a well-equipped workshop, but who wish to learn how to work more safely. 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, which is a prerequisite to scheduling Independent Skill Development in the CU Woodshop School of Woodworking and to utilize the tools and machinery in that workshop to perfect their woodworking skills and construct their own projects.
Cost: 150.00
Notes: Students are encouraged to bring their own safety glasses and hearing protectors.
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  Using Power Tools for Woodworking (Parkland Class)
 
Instructor: CUWS Staff
Dates: 03/20/2017 - 04/03/2017
Time: 5 sessions over 3 Weeks. Mon. and Wed.
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 Class, successful completion of which is a prerequisite to signing up for Independent Skill Development.
Cost: 270.00
Notes: 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: 03/23/2017 - 03/23/2017
Time: Thu, 8am-4pm
Description: Learn face grain turning while turning a regular shaped bowl and a Skinny (thin walled) bowl from green (unseasoned) wood. Proper technique, tools, safety, and sharpening bowl gouges will be taught.
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, face shields, and dust masks.
Class PDF: Download
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  Build a Windsor-Style Stool with Luke Barnett
 
Instructor: Luke Barnett
Dates: 03/24/2017 - 03/26/2017
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: 390.00
Notes: All materials included. Fee increases to $420 on March 10. Last day to register is March 17.

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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  Natural Edge Bowls
 
Instructor: Jerry Rhoads
Dates: 04/06/2017 - 04/06/2017
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, face shields, and dust masks.
Class PDF: Download
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  Beginning Woodworking - Mirror and Picture Frames (Parkland)
  Parkland registration is open!
Instructor: CUWS Staff
Dates: 04/10/2017 - 04/18/2017
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 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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  Introduction to Woodturning - Session 2 (Parkland Class)
  Parkland registration is open; Sessions 1 and 2 are the same class, offered twice during the same semester.
Instructor: Jerry Rhoads
Dates: 04/19/2017 - 05/04/2017
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
  Click Here to Register!

  Green-Wood Bowl Turning
 
Instructor: Jerry Rhoads
Dates: 04/20/2017 - 04/20/2017
Time: Thu, 8am-4pm
Description: Learn face grain turning while turning a regular shaped bowl and a Skinny (thin walled) bowl from green (unseasoned) wood. Proper technique, tools, safety, and sharpening bowl gouges will be taught.
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, face shields, and dust masks.
Class PDF: Download
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  Natural Edge Bowls
 
Instructor: Jerry Rhoads
Dates: 04/27/2017 - 04/27/2017
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, face shields, and dust masks.
Class PDF: Download
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  Cabinet Making 1 with George Vondriska
 
Instructor: George Vondriska
Dates: 04/29/2017 - 04/30/2017
Time: Sat-Sun, 8:30am-5pm
Description: Learn the basics of cabinet making as you build your own face-frame style wall cabinet. Master cutting perfect dadoes and rabbets in the hardwood plywood carcase, make a rail and stile half-overlay, flat panel door on the router table, and miter the trim that finishes the top of the cabinet. Adjustable shelf holes are made with a plunge router and shop-made template. The techniques learned in this class are core to making cabinets, bookcases, dressers, vanities, and entertainment centers. The students do all the tool set up in this very hands on class.
Cost: 395.00
Notes: Early registration fee is $395 (includes materials). Fee increases to $430 on April 1. Last date to register is April 22.

Prerequisites: Should be familiar with basic woodworking tools and have some woodworking experience.

Bring a sack lunch and your own safety glasses and hearing protectors if you have them.
Class PDF: Download
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