Budget Benchmaking

If you're going to work at home, you need a place to work. This class is intended to provide students with a budget-friendly place to work in their own space.

Milling Lumber

Learn the ins and outs of getting wood ready for use. Don Phillips supplies most of our lumber and will show you how to take raw, wet logs to ready-to-use lumber, including how to mill it yourself.

Chip Carving

From simple ornamentation to complex geometric forms, to freeform shapes and lettering, chip carving is a great way to get started using wood without needing much in the way of tools.

Building a Krenov-style Wooden Plane

Learn to build your own Krenov-style wooden smoothing plane with a former Krenov student.

Building a Cigar Box Guitar

Learn the basics of building a stringed instrument in this one-day class, and go home with a functioning Cigar-box guitar.

Past Classes

Not currently available, but feel free to peruse the archives

Making a Grove Park Inn Tanbouret Table

Taught by Mark Mooney. A timeless small table that shows off quarter-sawn oak grain in a fashionable arts-and-crafts style.

Get the most from your router

John Randazzo will teach you everything you need to know about how to use a router. From digging a mortise, making a sliding dovetail drawer, or doing inlay and marquetry, proper router use can simplify your life and add a flair to your projects.