2017 Programme


Term 3 2017 Weekly Open Classes

Course Commencement Date Time Availability
Open Course - Mon AM
with Shinobu Kobayashi
17th July to 18th Sep 2017
(10 week course)
9:00am to 12:00pm Expression of Interest
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Open Course - Mon AFT
with Alastair Boell
17th July to 18th Sept 2017
(10 week course)
1:00pm to 4:00pm Expression of Interest
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Open Course - Mon PM
with Shinobu Kobayashi
17th July to 18th Sep 2017
(10 week course)
7:00pm to 10:00pm Expression of Interest
mgfwood@gmail.com
Open Course - Mon PM
with John Waters
17th July to 18th Sep 2017
(9 week course)
7:00pm to 10:00pm Expression of Interest
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Open Course - Tues AM
with Alastair Boell
18th July to 19th Sep 2017
(10 week course)
9:00am to 12:00pm Expression of Interest
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Open Course - Tues AFT
with Alastair Boell
18th July to 19th Sep 2017
(10 week course)
1:00pm to 4:00pm Expression of Interest
mgfwood@gmail.com
Open Course - Tues PM
with Alastair Boell
18th July to 19th Sep 2017
(10 week course)
7:00pm to 10:00pm Expression of Interest
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Open Course - Tues PM
with Lionel Seibert
18th July to 19th Sep 2017
(10 week course)
7:00pm to 10:00pm Expression of Interest
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Open Course - Wed AM
with Alastair Boell
19th July to 20th Sep 2017
(10 week course)
9:00am to 12:00pm Expression of Interest
mgfwood@gmail.com
Open Course - Wed PM
with Alastair Boell
19th July to 20th Sep 2017
(10 week course)
7:00pm to 10:00pm Expression of Interest
mgfwood@gmail.com
Open Course - Thurs PM
with Shinobu Kobayashi
20th July to 21st Sep 2017
(10 week course)
7:00pm to 10:00pm Expression of Interest
mgfwood@gmail.com
Open Course - Thurs PM
with John Waters
20th July to 21st Sep 2017
(10 week course)
7:00pm to 10:00pm Expression of Interest
mgfwood@gmail.com
Open Course - Sat AM
with Alastair Boell
22nd July to 23rd Sep 2017
(10 week course)
9:00am to 12:00pm Expression of Interest
mgfwood@gmail.com
Open Course - Sat AFT
with Alastair Boell
22nd July to 23rd Sep 2017
(10 week course)
1:00pm to 4:00pm Expression of Interest
mgfwood@gmail.com

Term 3 2017 Weekly Specialty Classes

Course Commencement Date Time Availability
Beginner’s course: The Essentials of Furniture Making - The Shaker Nightstand - SECOND COURSE Part One: TERM 3 2017 - Tues 11th July to 19th Sep & Part Two: TERM 4 - 3rd Oct to 19th Dec PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS A 2 TERM PROJECT - a total of 22 weeks 7pm to 10pm No Vacancies
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French Polishing and
Furniture Restoration
- Wed PM
19th July to 20th Sep 2017
(10 week course)
7:00pm to 9:00pm Vacancies
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Traditional Carving
- Thur PM
20th July to 14th September 7:00pm to 9:30pm $450 - Includes wood and use of tools - Beginner’s Welcome!
ronnie@woodhengecarvings.com

Special Intensive Classes for 2017

Course Commencement Date Time Availability
Shaker Bentwood Box Sunday 27th August 2017 9:00am to 5:00pm 1 Vacancy
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Windsor - Continuous Arm Rocking Chair Course Fri 6th to Thurs 12th October 2017 9:00am to 5:00pm No Vacancies
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Sharpening & Hand Plane Tuning course Sun 26th November 2017 10:00am to 5:00pm 6 Vacancies
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Perch Stool Course Fri 24th to Sun 26 November 2017 10:00am to 5:00pm 6 Vacancies
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Term 4 2017 Weekly Specialty Classes

Course Commencement Date Time Availability
Beginner’s course: The Essentials of Furniture Making - The Shaker Nightstand Part One: TERM 1 2018 - Tues 16th January to 27th March & Part Two: TERM 2 - 10th April to 19th June PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS A 2 TERM PROJECT - a total of 22 weeks 7pm to 10pm 8 Vacancies
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Special Intensive Classes for 2018

Course Commencement Date Time Availability
Windsor - Balloon Back Side Chair Course Mon 15th to Fri 19th January 2018 9:00am to 5:00pm 8 Vacancies
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Kumiko Workshop Mon 15th to Fri 19th January 2018 9:00am to 5:00pm 8 Vacancies
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Master Classes 2018 - with Steve Latta

Course Commencement Date Time Availability
The Pennsylvanian Spice Chest Fri 8th to Thurs 7th June 2018 9:00am to 5:00pm 8 Vacancies
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The Classic Bookcase Mon 18th to Sun 24th June 2018 9:00am to 5:00pm 8 Vacancies
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EVENTS - HAND TOOL EVENT/OPEN DAY!

When Where
Sat 16th & Sun 17th June 2018: 10am to 4pm 14 Cottage St, Blackburn



Classes

The backbone of our curriculum revolves around our 14 open
classes that run every week. These classes allow students to undertake
there own projects under the guidance of a master crafts person.  Each
class is open to any level with a minimum commitment of one term.
Further to this there are many specialty classes running throughout
the year.

2017 Courses

Open Course - Fine Furniture
Traditional Carving
The Shaker Nightstand Course - Beginners
Shaker Bentwood Box
Tool Sharpening and Handplane Tuning
Windsor - Continuous Arm Rocking Chair
Perch Stool Intensive
Owl Carving Course
Wooden Knife & Spatula Course