Build a Stickley-Style Desk Lamp with Kevin Boyle April 30 - May 1, 2022

about this workshop

This Stickley-inspired piece uses simple joinery, including sliding-dovetails formed on the router table. Students will learn to make mitered half-laps on the table saw using a custom jig to machine these accurately and safely. Kevin will show students how to build their own lamp shade using light wood frames and mica sheets that provide a nice warm glow. Join Kevin from WOOD magazine for a fun filled weekend making your own lamp for your desk or nightstand.

Unique Instructor Kevin Boyle

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$65 electrical kit payable to Kevin, a cut list will be sent so you can BYOW

Key Points:
*Sliding-dovetail tenons
*Mitered half-lap joinery
*Building your own lampshade with mica
*Basic lamp wiring
*Kit available that includes electrical and mica sheets

Workshop Days: Saturday & Sunday
Instruction Time: 9:00am – 5:00pm (EST)
Note: During the work week, the shop remains open after 6:00 p.m. for handwork, design, research, catch-up work and socializing.

Build a Stickley-Style Desk Lamp with Kevin Boyle April 30 - May 1, 2022


Availability: Open

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