Course Provider: The Makershed
Contact Name: Jenny Smith
Telephone: 07599 670365
St Pauls Learning Centre
94 Grosvenor Road
Course Length: 1 day/wk for 4 weeks or 1 evening/wk for 8 weeks
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A part-time course in the essentials of woodwork joinery involving making a softwood cabinet with a drawer & shaker style door using rebate, housing, dovetail & mortice and tenon joints.
Module 1: The cabinet
Module 2: The drawer
Module 3: The door
At the end of the course you will take home your finished cabinet & the techniques & confidence to start designing & making your own woodwork projects.
Skill level: Intermediate (You should have completed our Beginners Woodwork Level 1 course or have some basic experience of using hand tools and working with wood).
Learn how to:
- Select, tune and use hand tools effectively
- Accurately mark out woodwork projects from plans
- Cut & assemble a range of traditional joints
The course tutors are Bristol designer and woodworker Alison Vilarkin and Makershed woodwork tutor Jenny Smith.
What's included in the price?
All tools and materials are included.
There is a cafe next to the Makershed in the St Pauls Learning Centre serving hot meals and drinks at lunchtime. Students are also welcome to bring a packed lunch.
The price of £150.00 is for one module only. The total price of the 3 module course is £450.00 but there is no requirement to sign up/pay for all three. Modules can be taken consecutively but also can be spaced to suit finances and time.
Course are run on Thursday and Saturday daytimes and Tuesday and Thursday evenings.
There is also an option to take this course over 3 longer consecutive days or in a block over the last 2 weeks of August - please see our website for details.
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