Mondays, 13/5/24 – 10/6/24


Monday Evenings | 18:00 – 20:00 
13 May – 10 June

Ready for your first date with woodworking? Join designer and furniture maker, Kirsty McKain to learn the basics of woodworking, as you practice your new skills on a simple box. This course is designed to be an introduction to woodworking for those that have always wanted to give it a try, and not had the time or space. Participants will get an introduction to drawing plans, using woodworking tools and machinery, carpentry techniques and gain skills and confidence in a workshop setting.

All materials are included – this course sets the foundation for taking all Beginner Level EOW Woodworking courses. 

Course Material Covers:
– Drawing plans and working from them
– Hand & Power Tools
– Machinery (table saw, chop saw, router table, drill press, planer/thicknesser)
– Marking techniques and measuring wood
– Making basic joints (dowel joint, but joint, pocket jig, mitre joint, domino joint)
– Sanding and finishing


  • 5 weeks of 2 hour sessions (10 hours total) of supervised work and support with experienced carpenters
  • 50% off purchase of your first Annual Membership
  • All course materials (including project handouts)
  • Guidance on beginning future projects

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