Tim Puro leads another fortunate class through the ins and outs of top-notch furniture restoration and repair. With the opportunity to observe all the different techniques necessary to refinish a class room full of different furniture pieces, everyone learns much more than how to complete their own restoration project!
It's amazing how fast a week goes by while making timeless furniture with our own Doug Dale. This group of enthusiastic participants learned a whole lot more than how to make an elegant shaker wall clock; they learned skills that will help them with all their future projects!
This week we saw "Intarsia the Wise Way with Kathy Wise," "Creative Woodturning with Michael Hosaluk" and "Apprenticeship: Furniture in the Classic Tradition, Part I; with Steve Latta" come to our workshops. All in all, a very creative week!
This weekend we saw "Building a Bench-Top Minibench with Steve Latta," "Guitar Set-Up: Repair and Maintenance with John Ressler" and "Carving and Decorating Turned Vessels with Michael Hosaluk." What fun!
Graham Blackburn brings his design process to a group of lucky students in this five day exploration of design. With just blank paper and sheets of foamboard on Monday, they all advance to completed furniture designs by Friday's close!
Gary Striegler is much more than just a competent trim carpenter, he is one of the leading drivers in the field. This week he shares his expertise with a class of students as they build everything from hidden doors to Murphy beds.