5212 Pulaski Ave.
Philadelphia, Pa. 19144
215-849-5174
philadelphiafurnitureworkshop@gmail.com
Philadelphia Furniture Workshop


The Table Saw
The Table Saw

 

Basic Woodworking Class for the Beginner

Instructor: Mario Rodriguez/Alan Turner
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (day)
Maximum Class Size: Approximately 12

By popular demand PFW is now offering a two weekend course in the basics of woodworking. Infour days you will:
-- Learn the safe operation of stationary woodworking machines;
-- Be able to effectively use and maintain basic hand tools;
-- Learn to mill rough hardwood stock (the importance of "flat, square and parallel");
-- Understand the nature of wood movement and basic furniture design principles; and
-- Build a trestle base coffee table of solid hardwood using traditional joinery techniques

 

 

The photograph shows a table in walnut; for the course we will be using Pennsylvania Black Cherry.

Course fee (including materials) $725

Here is the tool list.

In order to register, please call us at 215-849-5174, or drop us an email and we will forward the registration materials.


Classes:

  • February 25-26, and March 11-12, 2017 -
    two weekends
  • July 10, 11, 12, 13, 2017 - 4 days