Trim Features: Wainscott, Panel Jambs, Crown Details and Curved Moldings with Gary Striegler [2016]

Gary Striegler returns to MASW to share his expertise with all manner of trim carpentry with another lucky group of participants. They all leave having had a hand in creating many different high-end trim details and ready to try them out in their own homes and businesses.

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Segmented Turning: Where Precision Partners With Turned Elegance with Malcolm Tibbetts [2016]

Nobody is doing more exquisite segmented work than Malcolm Tibbetts. He shares his techniques with this class and they all get right to work creating their own segmented masterpieces. They leave with lots of experience and some beautiful pieces!

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Weekend of 9/17/2016

This weekend's classes included "Fixing Woodworking Mistakes with Tim Puro" and "Embellishing Your Work with Michael Fortune." Didn't matter which class our students chose, they came away knowing how to make their projects look better!

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Making an "A" Style Mandolin with John Ressler

John's stringed instruments are always works of art and this one is no exception. His class takes on an extra-challenging project this time - making a mandolin! While it was a challenge, everyone came away from this seven day class with a working instrument and lots of new experience.

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Making a Number 1 Chair; Part II, with Michael Fortune [2016]

Michael's class returned this week to complete their Number 1 chair in this two-part class. Last time they were here they did the bending and now it's time to shape and assemble this instant classic!

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Turning and Burning with Jennifer Shirley & Cynthia Gibson

If one instructor is good, it's no surprise to find that two can be even better. Such was the case as Jennifer and Cynthia pooled their substantial talents to devote a week to teach the art of turing and surface embellishment. Combining the two can take a good piece and make it a great one, as these lucky participants were quick to find out.

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