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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Through the Narrow Gate with Bill Spencer & Marc Adams [2016]

This week we complete a three year run of a class devoted to the charitable Narrow Gate foundation. Not only did students get to make a specially designed document box, they helped raise over $150,000 for the foundation!

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Joinery with Marc Adams [8_16]

It's always a pleasure to have Marc Adams teaching Joinery, in part because it's often one of the first classes new students take. What a great introduction to the school!

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Building the Slat Back Chair with Jeff Miller [2016]

Jeff Miller's chairs are legendary in both aesthetics and comfort. This week Jeff shows his class how to achieve both while they make a superb slat back chair.

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Weekend of 8/27/2016

This weekend was unusual in that we only had one class, "Make the Perfect Router Table with Doug Dale & Zane Powell." Good thing, too because it was a busy weekend in the front shop!

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Veneering: From Simple to Asymmetrical to Compound with Scott Grove

Scott Groves veneer work is out of this world and the techniques he uses to achieve his asymmetrical matches and compound surfaces are the cutting edge of veneer work in North America. This week he shares those techniques with a lucky group of eager participants. What won't they veneer???

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