Wood Working with Roberto Pierro – Autumn 2023
Deposit - £100.00 per person
Total cost - £275.00 per person
We will accept a deposit to hold the spot the full fee must be paid at the start of the class.
This course starts with an overview of common furniture woods and their qualities as well as the basic hand tools and how to sharpen them. Students will then be introduced to basic Wood Working techniques while each making a beautiful wooden box with a few options to suite all skill levels. Some of the skills students will be introduced to include: using a plane, using chisels to produce dovetail joints, turning, using a cabinet scraper among others. Finally students will try out different finishing techniques before choosing one to apply to their box.
Note the price does not include a £25 materials cost which is payable to the instructor on the first day of classes.
September: 5, 12, 19, 26
October: 3, 10, 17, 31
November: 7, 14, 21
: All classes start at 18:00 and end at 21:00
: £275 (Deposit: £100)
: no refunds will be given if canceled 2 weeks or less before the class are scheduled to start, unless we are able to fill the slot with another student.