Shaker Wall Clock with Bob Van Dyke & Tim Spratlin
This 10-session (approximately) class continues the Fundamentals of Furniture-making series and concentrates on carcase construction while allowing you to refine your woodworking skills. Building the Shaker style wall clock (in cherry or walnut) emphasizes the use of handtools in fitting joints, creating a glass like surface on the wood and beveling the bookmatched back. Students will learn more advanced techniques including resawing, bookmatching, handfitting hinges and precise joinery techniques. You will have your choice of standard quartz movement or the more traditional (but more expensive!) mechanical movemnet. Tuition: $445.00 plus materials.
Section 011320A: Monday evenings, January 13 - March 30, 6:00pm - 9:30