Woodworking Workshops of the Shenandoah Valley
 Period Joinery Construction Classes
Home
About us
Classes
Directions
News
Contact us
Links
Period Furniture Construction Workshop
Jan 20-21 or Feb 10-11, 2018
This two day class will be an in depth study of the joinery techniques used to build period furniture. We have many secerts from a working 5th generation shop. Come learn the "how to's" of lumber preparation, lay out, and design. During this class you will learn to hand cut dovetails, joining two boards (Gluing up) .mortise and tenon, hand planeing, and general case construction and embellishments with some assistance from modern machinery. Most joints will be covered to aid you in your future furniture projects. This would be a class to take if you have any questions on period furniture construction. The cost for this class is $750. Lunch is included. A tool list will be provided so you can bring your own tools. Hours: 9:00 am- 4:00pm