Winchester Virginia Tall Case Clock

image39

During this weeklong class you will learn the period construction techniques used to build this tall case or Grandfathers clock. A tool and a cut list will be provided so you can bring your own hand tools and lumber. 

The cost for this class is $1250 with lunch included. 

Hours: Mon - Thur 8 - 4:30 Fri 8 - 3. 

Learn How to build a Tall case clock

Unusual case construction

image40

During this week long class you will learn while producing the joinery needed to build this tall case clock.

Dovetailed construction

image41

you will cut dovetails in the base along with dovetails on the hood.

Mortise and tenon joinery

image42

You will use mortise and tenon construction on the waist and hood.

Ogee Bracket Feet

image43

We will cut out Ogee bracket feet which will get to glue to the foot mold. 

Quarter Columns with capitols and Bases

image44

You will cut and fit capitols and bases with quarter columns on both base and waist.

Hood

image45

We will show you the ins and outs of how we produce the hoods for these clocks.