MAKE A CUTTING BOARD
In this quick class, you’ll get a overview of the tools in The Foundry's shared woodshop by making a beautiful hardwood cutting board from a variety of different types of woods. Beginners enter this class to learn about using the planer, tables saw, router, and sander. Participants leave with a timeless keepsake, a finished personalized cutting board, and a whole new set of skills.
Safely using woodshop tools
Matching wood properties with intended use
Selecting different types of glues used in woodworking and when to use them
Applying and maintaining finishes and learning which finishes are food-safe
Skill Level: Beginner- no experience necessary. First timers welcome!
Class Cost: $75 (all materials included)
Class Size: Min 4/ Max 8
Ages: 16+ with parent permission
Important Note: To make this class a sweet and short 3-hours for interested beginners, we’ve done the wood preparation for you. Participants get to choose from a variety of pre-glued boards and all the work to prepare wood will be demonstrated in class.
Please be able to stand for long periods and safely lift 20 lbs.
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