Woodworking 101 Workshop - May 15, 29, June 5, and 12

Woodworking 101 Workshop - May 15, 29, June 5, and 12

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Dates: April 3, 10, 24, and May 1 (No workshop on May 22 due to Victoria Day Long Weekend)
Audience: Age: 16+ 
Classes: 4 Consecutive weeks 
May 15, 2022 - 2 pm to 3:30 pm
May 29, 2022 - 2 pm to 5:30 pm
June 05, 2022 - 2pm to 5:30 pm
June 12, 2022 - 2 pm to 5:30 pm
Cost: $325 + HST 

This is an introductory class for participants that wish to learn the art and skill of woodworking. During this program, participants will learn the basics of creating with wood. From different types of wood and materials to working with shop tools and equipment to create several different projects. Participants will learn the proper operation of various tools such as table and band saws, planer, router, jointer, and sanders.  

This workshop requires no previous experience. Just the excitement of learning new skills! 

Participants will receive complementary Makerspace Membership to NewMakeIt during the term of the class, allowing additional time to work on projects and bolster their knowledge. 

This program is both classroom and workshop based. Students will need to provide the necessary safety equipment and appropriate dress.

*Approximately $50 material fee may apply at this workshop. 

Instructor:  Chris Tucker

Chris Tucker is an experienced high school construction technology teacher with a background in architecture. He has been teaching students of all ages the joys of woodworking for over 20 years. Chris uses traditional as well as modern tools in his woodworking projects. Chris is also a freelance writer for the Canadian Woodworking and Home Improvement magazine, and focuses on the integration of digital tools and techniques into the shop.  


621 Timothy St, Newmarket, ON L3Y 1R3, Canada