Courses

Do you want to build a tiny house but don't know where to start? There are thousands of decisions that must be made before you drive that first nail. This two-day workshop will explore all aspects of building your own tiny house, including but not limited to, reading and choosing a building plan, the different building phases, practical advice on tools and resources available, design tricks, lifestyle, and how to downsize to fit into your tiny house.

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Father's Day is right around the corner and although you can't weld a tie for dad, you can create a meaningful, handmade gift for him to cherish forever.
Sharpen your woodworking skills. This class is designed for the beginning woodworking student. Learn universal woodworking basics including shop safety, sharpening, tool use and maintenance, wood selection, and more.

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This is a great place to start learning metal fabrication and the use of machine tools. Gain skills using hand tools, band saw, drill press, metal lathe, milling machines, and more.

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Looking for a new hobby or to hone your welding skills? This introductory course will cover basic welding processes. It includes relevant safety topics and an introduction to shielded metal arc welding.

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If you are feeling intimidated by the sewing machine in your closet or just looking to get started, this beginning sewing class is for you.  Learn the basics of fabric selection, tools, supplies and equipment. A variety of sewing techniques will be covered including stitch options and their applications, seams, pleats, darts, hems, zippers, edging and embellishments.

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Are you curious about the tiny house movement or considering purchasing or building one? Join Jesse Russell, owner of Tongue & Groove Tiny Homes, as he introduces you to tiny house basics: The Who, What, Where, When, Why and How. If this class inspires you to build a tiny house, sign up for Jesse's Building a Tiny House: Decisions Before You Build class.

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Welding may not be a traditional way to spend Valentine's Day but it does create a sense of togetherness. Students will work together on a project after being introduced to MIG (metal inert gas) welding and using a plasma cutter. Students will cut out their own Valentine's Day heart and practice making basic welds.

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Discover dovetail and finger joints, both hand and machine made. This course will cover the fundamentals of wood characteristics, project selection, tool selection, woodcutting, milling, sanding, joinery, construction, and finishing.

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Are you a hand-tool or power-tool user interested in learning new woodworking skills? This class is for you! This course will focus on mortise and tenon joinery. Students will learn four different ways to make a mortise and tenon joint while making a small table. Recommended prerequisite: Fundamentals of Woodworking.

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