Come to the Makershed in St Pauls Learning Centre in Bristol and make a softwood tool box with a handle and inset base using traditional woodworking hand tools and corner rebate joints. At the end of this course you will have a tool box to take home and a strong foundation of woodwork skills that will enable you to carry out basic woodworking projects at home or to progress on to our Makershed Woodwork for Beginners Level 2 classes. Choose from either 8 consecutive Tuesday evenings (6.15 - 8.45pm), 4 consecutive Thursday or Friday daytimes (10.30am - 3.45pm) or 2 consecutive weekends (Saturday and Sunday 10.30am - 3.45pm) LEARN HOW TO: Saw straight and square Accurately mark out and cut a joint Use a range of hand tools such as chisels and planes effectively Fit and finish a woodwork project SKILL LEVEL: Suitable for those with no previous woodwork experience or, more experienced woodworkers wanting to improve their skills and accuracy MINIMUM AGE: 16 years

What's included in the price?

All materials, tool use and tutoring - just bring a packed lunch if you're on a daytime course


8 evenings

Cancellation policy

Easy - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts



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Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Teenagers
  • Suitable for beginners
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The Makershed @ St Pauls Learning Centre, 94 Grosvenor Road, Bristol, Bristol, BS2 8XJ

Booking options

Tuesday evenings course
18:15 - 20:45
£325.00 See dates
2 weekends Course
10:30 - 15:45
£325.00 See dates