“1 to 1”Basic Woodwork Course

“1 to 1”Basic Woodwork Course

Duration: 1 Day 0900 - 1630

Price: £275

Run by: Nathan
at Surrey Hills Craft Courses


Norbury Park
Norbury Park

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About the Course

A 1 day Basic woodworking course in a beautiful location in the heart of the Surrey Hills. The main purpose of this course is to develop essential hand skills and give a good understanding of the woodworking principles

Students will cover:
-Timber selection
-Guidance on buying woodworking tools
-Hand tool selection and maintenance
-Sharpening and tuning of hand planes
-Using hand planes
-Achieving flat, straight and square with a plane
-Marking tools
-Hand saws and sawing straight
-Building confidence in the use of hand tools with some basic joints

This course is aimed at the complete beginner.

If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

Materials and hand tools are provided.

A copy of The Complete Woodworkers Manual RRP £ 30

Teaching hours are 9 am to 5 pm with a short break for lunch to enable students to gain the maximum amount from their time in the workshops.

Tea, coffee and cakes will be provided. Students are requested to bring their own packed lunch.

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Course Start Dates

Saturday 25th August 2018
Saturday 1st September 2018
Saturday 8th September 2018
Saturday 15th September 2018

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