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Introduction to Wood Shop

July 20 @ 2:00 pm - July 21 @ 5:00 pm

$160

NOTE: This class includes two sessions: 2-5 p.m. on Saturday, July 20th, AND 2-5 p.m. on Sunday, July 21st. You must attend both to be cleared for woodshop use at Idea Fab Labs.

Please purchase a ticket on Eventbrite to secure your spot in this class. Click here for class ticket: Eventbrite

Class Description:

Introduction to Wood Shop is a two-part course on the essentials of a functional woodshop and general woodworking. This course includes an overview of woodworking techniques, safe tool operation, and maintenance and will culminate in hands-on experience with shop tools while participants work through select projects. No experience is necessary.

Topics Covered:

General Safety and Hazards

  • Head, Eyes, Nose, Mouth, Ears, Hands, Feet

General Wood Processing

  • Cross Cut, Rip Cut, Plane / Surface, Joint, Sand, Drive/Drill, Route/Mould/Shape

Safe Tool Use

  • Manual Hand Tools (Miter Saw, Hand Saw, Chisel, Screw Driver, Hammer)
  • Automatic Hand Tools (Circular Saw, Drill, Palm Sander, Jigsaw, Router)
  • Large Machinery (Table Saw, Chop Saw, Drill Press, Band Saw, Shaper, Belt Sanders)

What to Bring:

Your own gloves and a water bottle.

Cost:

$160 total for two sessions.

Materials Required:

None. Materials are included in class price.

Prerequisites:

16 years of age and over please.

Instructor Bio:

Nick Slobodian is an IFL member and has worked for over 10 years as a builder, forester, sawyer, and agroforestry specialist. His vision is to build a sustainable forest products business that fosters growth not only in the forest but also in the communities that live within them.

Check out Nick’s website to learn more about his endeavors.

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/introduction-to-woodshop-workshop-tickets-905784153787?aff=oddtdtcreator 

Details

Start:
July 20 @ 2:00 pm
End:
July 21 @ 5:00 pm
Cost:
$160
Event Category:

Organizer

Idea Fab Labs Santa Cruz
Email
santacruz@ideafablabs.com

Venue

Idea Fab Labs Santa Cruz
2801 Mission St. #204
Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States
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