STRICTLY BOWLS - A Woodturning Class with Rick Angus

Many students have asked for a class that offers the opportunity to turn bowls and only bowls. This class is for students with some turning experience. The night time woodturning or the weekend Basic Woodturning are required.

STRICTLY BOWLS - A Woodturning Class with Rick Angus

Many students have asked for a class that offers the opportunity to turn bowls and only bowls. This class is for students with some turning experience. The night time woodturning or the weekend Basic Woodturning are required.

The Basics of Using Handplanes with Bob Van Dyke

Handplanes can be one of the most useful and rewarding tools in the workshop – or they can be one of the most frustrating! Learn how to effectively use handplanes in your work with Ct. Valley School of Woodworking director, Bob Van Dyke

The Basics of Using Veneers and Inlaid Bandings— Build a Veneered Box with Bob Van Dyke

If you have ever done any re-sawing then you know how cool a book matched panel can be. When you incorporate veneers into your work the possibilities for creating spectacular patterns are almost endless!

The Joy of Woodcarving – Spend a Week with Mary May

What better way to spend a week than to put a woodcarving gouge in your hand, create something beautiful- and have fun!

The next step in Basic Upholstery with Mike Mascelli: A Fully Upholstered Side Chair

This class has been specially created for students who want to learn the basics of upholstery while taking home a rewarding and challenging project. If you are new to upholstery or have taken some of Mike's classes before- you will get more out of this class than you thought possible,

The Secrets of Japanese Joinery with Andrew Hunter

Japan boasts some of the oldest wooden buildings on earth. Their longevity relies on intricate joinery that not only can withstand years of exposure to the elements, but are also reversible for the inevitable repairs.

Tour the Yale Furniture Study with Patricia Kane- Federal Card Tables - Compare & Contrast

In this second of what we hope will be a recurring “up close” seminar with Patricia Kane, Friends of American Arts Curator of American Decorative Arts at the Art Gallery, we will examine the differing construction & ornamentation of several federal card tables from Yale’s extensive collection.

Turn a Bowl from a Log with Rick Angus

Turning "green" wood offers turners opportunities that don't exist when using kiln-dried lumber.

Turning Lidded Containers with Rick Angus

Learn to turn these popular lidded containers and let your imagination take over.