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Beginner Cutting Board Class- Woodworking at The Foundry

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The Foundry

298 Northampton Street

Buffalo, NY 14208

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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.

Skills/Topics Covered:

  • 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.

Requirements

  • Please be able to stand for long periods and safely lift 20 lbs.

Please view The Foundry's cancellation policy:
http://www.thefoundrybuffalo.org/cancellation_policy

Learn more about The Foundry:
http://www.thefoundrybuffalo.org/about

For information about other classes at The Foundry:
http://www.thefoundrybuffalo.org/class_listings

By taking a class at The Foundry --
You are helping to support youth learning opportunities and enabling the small businesses on-site to grow.
Also, you can practice what you will learn by becoming a makerspace member!

http://www.thefoundrybuffalo.org/makerspaces

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