Build A Small Box

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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


Registration for this event is restricted to Guild members. Please sign in before registering.