Category: – Woodworking / Wood Carving

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Turning a Simple Box

Peters Valley School of Craft

Come spend the weekend in the woodshop learning some new turning skills while making some beautiful keepsake boxes.

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Wood and Trees

Peters Valley School of Craft

Using simple tools: block plane, spokeshave, rasp and sandpaper (with a minor use of the bandsaw and the drill press) we will make wooden shapes and explore the potential of wood as it comes from the lumber yard.

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Japanese Kumiko

Peters Valley School of Craft

Kumiko is the Japanese technique for making beautiful lattice-work. In this workshop, participants will make two boxes decorated with this technique.

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Tom Kingshill

Beginning Wood Turning

Peters Valley School of Craft

Participants will learn tool selection & sharpening, wood selection, lathe setup, basic safety, sanding & finishing and will see how to find the bowl with the tree.

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Narcios Montero

The Art of Upholstery

Peters Valley School of Craft

This workshop is a great introduction to upholstery techniques and tools used for furniture, auto and marine applications.

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Carving Wooden Jewelry

Peters Valley School of Craft

You will have multiple pieces at the completion of the course and a new perspective on the potential of wood as a material and it’s beauty in small scale works.

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Beth Ireland

Boxes: From Bandsaw to Lathe

Peters Valley School of Craft

This workshop will introduce participants to a variety of box making techniques utilizing the bandsaw and the lathe.

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Sculptural Stringed Instrument Making

Peters Valley School of Craft

Whether you are a musician who wants to learn woodworking to make your instrument, a woodworker who would like to learn the elements of string instrument or someone just looking for a fun week, this is the class for you.

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Barry Gross

Turning Fine Writing Instruments

Peters Valley School of Craft

Concentration on the fit & finish of a pen will be stressed daily along with thinking creatively to enhance your abilities.

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Patrick Diette

Spoon Carving

Peters Valley School of Craft

Patrick will discuss and demonstrate the basics of green wood spoon carving using traditional tools and methods.

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Chair Caning and Seat Weaving

Peters Valley School of Craft

This is a workshop for beginners looking to learn the art of chair caning and seat weaving.

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Ken Burton

Design & Build a Small Side Table

Peters Valley School of Craft

Whether you are new to the craft or have a few projects under your belt, this class will give you the opportunity to enhance your woodworking chops as you design and build your own table.

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Segmented Wood Carving

Peters Valley School of Craft

This workshop will provide you the opportunity to learn how to use hand carving and shaping tools (gouge, rasp, file, scraper, etc.) and power tools (angle grinder, die grinder, jointer, circular saw, band saw, etc.) in a safe and effective manner while learning segmented woodcarving.

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The Bandsaw: A Maker’s Tool

Peters Valley School of Craft

Come explore a variety of traditional and non-traditional methods of using the bandsaw in the development of several small projects. Participants will learn how to safely and confidently use this machine to generate a variety of forms and apply beautiful surface textures.

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Ellen Kaspern

Table Saw Techniques

Peters Valley School of Craft

Come learn table saw techniques used in woodworking while making a few small projects.

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Dennis Fuge

From Tree to Lathe: Focus on the Perfect Bowl

Peters Valley School of Craft

Learn to turn the “Perfect Bowl” by learning how to identify the most common trees in the North East and the best ways to use them.

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Keith Tompkins

Turned Wood Bowls: Beyond the Basics

Peters Valley School of Craft

his course is designed for the turner who wants to bring their bowl turning abilities to a whole new level.

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Intro to Wood Milling

Peters Valley School of Craft

Learn the basics of how to use a Wood Mizer Portable Sawmill to cut logs into dimensional lumber and slabs of wood with the artist in mind.

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