Presented by the Yukon Woodworkers Guild and YuKonstruct
Workshop Location: Yukon College Carpentry Workshop
3-Day Workshop: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm daily, Friday February 27 – Sunday March 1, 2015
This is the last day of a 3-day workshop that gives you practical, hands on experience building a small piece of furniture with hand tools. Course is open to students of all skill levels, and will teach many basic principles of fine furniture construction using traditional hand tools such as hand saws, chisels and hand planes. There will be a particular emphasis on hand cut dovetails.
About the Instructor: Tom Fidgen is an author, musician and furniture designer/maker living in Toronto, Ontario. Tom has written for Popular Woodworking Magazine, Fine Woodworking Magazine, Canadian Woodworking Magazine and the Lee Valley Tools newsletter. His first book, Made by Hand – Furniture Projects from the Unplugged Woodshop (2009, F&W Media) was the top-selling woodworking book of 2010. His much-anticipated follow-up, The Unplugged Woodshop – Hand Crafted Projects for the Home and Workshop, has received critical acclaim. Tom teaches private woodworking classes in his home work shop in Toronto as well as at woodworking schools abroad. For more information about the Unplugged Workshop, visit: www.theUnpluggedWoodshop.com
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