Junior Wood Shop – (July 18-21)
Winter Break (Monday - Thursday 9am-noon)
Join us for our Junior Woodshop. This is a series of courses that are designed to teach students to to use tools in a safe and careful environment while building skills they will use for a lifetime. These courses can be taken in any order though course one is recommended first.
Course #1 – Join us for the first course in our Junior WoodShop program. Your child will learn and use tools in a safe and careful environment while building skills they will use for a lifetime. Intro to WoodShop is the first of 4 courses in the WoodShop program and covers studio safety, introduction to tools and each participant will hand build a wooden toolbox.
Course #2 – Join us for the second course in our Junior WoodShop program. Your child will enjoy an engaging STEM project in geometric design. Each student will create their own geometric design out of wood blocks, stencils and paint. As an added bonus they will learn a framing technique to display their new masterpiece.
Course 3: Hand Finishing Techniques will guide your child through the basics of color theory and how it relates to finishing a wood crafted project. Professional finishing techniques will be shared on how to distress, chip, and age projects by hand to perfection. Enjoy showing off your favorite technique on a project created in class.
Course 4: Be your own designer. Put your newly found skills to the test! This class will allow students to combine woodworking and finishing skills in a custom design that allows the student to be the designer. Various materials will be available to create a dream masterpiece that fits personal style and technique.
Pricing: Each course is $200 for the entire four day course.
Important Notes: This course is recommended for students ages 7 and older. Students should wear closed toe shoes and wear clothing they can get paint on. Water bottles are recommended.