Date(s) - 2021/06/05
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Faust Park Shop
Instructor: Bill Schuchat
Lunch break: 12-1
Prerequisites: Guild Safety Class
Materials and supplies that attendees are expected to bring: None
Materials that will be provided by the Guild: All lumber, hinges and screws will be furnished by the Guild. Materials will be cherry lumber.
Other items Students need to bring to class: None unless you want to use a different wood which you must bring with you.
Class description: A small box will be made during class. 4/4 cherry will be used for the top and will be resawn for box sides; ¼ Baltic Birch plywood will be used for the bottom. Box will have a hinged top and a latch. Class will include a discussion of alternate tops including lift off, integral cut off lid or a sliding top. Boxes will be finished with one coat of shellac and directions for final finishing will be furnished.
References: Wooden Boxes from Fine Woodworking 2014, Box Making by Doug Stowe, and Tiny Boxes by Doug Stowe