One of the great things we get to do here is share the knowledge
of woodworking so, if you have always wanted to try woodworking
but didn't know where to begin, this may be the path for you. We
teach hands-on sessions, customized to your specific needs.
Your current knowledge, abilities and goals are combined with
practical, achievable projects to help you develop your
If you would like to visit, please make an appointment before
If you would like to talk to an instructor, please call Kate
Gift certificates available.
BEGINNING WOODWORK 1
Start Date: May 2nd
No experience required is required for this
five session class as it is intended as an introduction to the
process and machinery used in woodworking. Some of the
- Basic Furniture Design
- Milling Wood using the Jointer, Planer, Chop Saw
- Basic Joinery using the Table Saw and Router
- Construction preparation
The next class
start date will begin on Thursday May 2nd 6 - 8pm for five weeks.
BEGINNING WOODWORK 2
Start Date: July 17th
This 8 session course is for students who wish
to extend their skills covered in Beginning Woodwork and who
want to complete a small piece of furniture (design provided by
instructor) . The project will be
refined by the student and approved by the instructor.
The student must have completed
Beginning Woodwork 1 with FSFW in order to qualify for this
The eight sessions for the class will be
held on the following dates:
Every Saturday (8:30am) and Wednesday (6pm)
starting July 17th until August 17th
If interested please contact Kate at
813.503.7061 to make a reservation.
Optional materials Fee $150.
This is an optional fee as students may purchase their own
No reclaimed, salvaged, no exotics.
$50 per hour
The schedule and length of each session are mutually arranged
with the instructor.
The topics/syllabus are worked out through discussion with the
Any one session is a minimum of 2 hours and a maximum of 4 hours
unless approved by instructor.