These classes filled up fast when offered in January, so we’re offering a second round in February.
Learn from the best! HatchSpace instructors are experienced teachers, expert craftspeople and highly focused on safe shop practices. These classes are suitable for beginners as well as experienced woodworkers who wish to learn new skills or refine existing skills. Financial aid may be available, contact firstname.lastname@example.org for details. Classes are held in our new shop at HatchSpace, located at 22 High Street, Brattleboro VT.
Please note: All class participants must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19.
Turned Items: An Introduction to Woodturning
Instructor: Doug Finkel. The wood lathe is a wonderful tool for creating quick, quality projects. And it’s loads of fun! Previous experience on the lathe not required.
1 session: Thursday , February 10; 1 pm – 4 pm; $70, includes cost of materials
More info and registration: https://www.hatchspace.org/event-4632700
Introduction to Woodworking
Instructor: Blake Johnson. Build a simple side table while learning the basics of woodworking, including design, planning and the safe and effective use of core machines of the woodshop (jointer, planer and tablesaw). 8 sessions, Thursdays 6 – 9 pm beginning February 10. $245, cost of materials not included
More info and registration: https://www.hatchspace.org/event-4624258
Create an Inlay with X-Carve
The X-Carve is a computer-guided carving machine (CNC), used with Easel, an easy-to learn design program. Students will go through the entire process from design to finished piece.
1 session, Saturday February 19, 10 am- 1 pm. $65, includes cost of materials
More info and registration: https://www.hatchspace.org/event-4624557
Woodshaping: Carving a Spoon from a Log
Splitting a fresh cut log and carving it into a useful and beautiful spoon is a truly rewarding experience. In this class, students will explore a variety of methods, both traditional and contemporary, by which to shape a chunk of wood into a spoon.
2 sessions, Saturday and Sunday, February 26 and 27; 10 am – 5 pm. $240, includes cost of materials
More info and registration: https://www.hatchspace.org/event-4644297
More February classes will be announced soon! Check our class calendar at https://www.hatchspace.org/ClassCalendar and join our mailing list to stay in the loop.