Classes at Marc Adams School of Woodworking
Secret Compartments: Hidden Treasures with Jeff Headley & Steve Hamilton
Dates: 5/4 - 5/4
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This one day class with Jeff and Steve will cover hidden compartments found within many period pieces throughout this great country. This will be an in depth study of the art of secrecy with hidden compartments in Period furniture. They will show you the ins and outs of latches, catches, locks, and the placement of same. Students will discover numerous ways of disguising boxes, drawers and accesses to internal compartments from chest, desks, tables, plus many other pieces along with their construction and operation. Many different periods and regions will also be included. Students will see different sliding pins and spring latches that lock boxes and drawers. This class will not stay a secret long so you should sign up soon before it disappears.
Springs latches and catches
Hidden Boxes drawers within drawers
Many different locking mechanisms
There is a $45 annual registration fee that will be added to your the total amount of the class if this is the first class you are registering for this season.
Public Registration begins December 1, 2014. Please check back then to register online.