Take a Sneak Peek at Our 2019 Calendar-to-Date

Take a Sneak Peek at Our 2019 Calendar-to-Date

Take a sneak peek at our 2019 calendar of classes.

Woodworkers new and experienced rejoice! We’re offering our popular twelve week intensives - the Foundations of Woodworking and the Furniture Making Courses. Our Hand Tool Heaven Series, with week-long and weekend classes, teach the traditional techniques for using, sharpening and maintaining hand tools, joinery, furniture making and finishing.

Plus we’re very excited to introduce a series of two-week classes that are the beginning of our studio furniture program, that will challenge aspiring and established furniture makers to explore new creative directions and, for many, novel materials or contemporary ways of using materials.

Pause, find a comfortable chair and have fun looking at the list of 2019 classes. 

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Building a Timber Frame for Erik Newquist, Blacksmith

Springtime in the West

Springtime in the West

Two weeks ago I left stormy Port Townsend wondering what I would do with myself after wood school and how I would put my education to use.  Now I'm excited to be embarking on the next seasonal chapter of my life in a new state, using my woodworking and related life skills in true homesteader fashion--repairing farm structures, sharpening garden tools, and turning into the capable handywoman I've always wanted to be.  

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Woodworking School Enrolls a First

Woodworking School Enrolls a First

After a stint in the U.S. Marine Corps, Brandon Denning is using his G.I. Bill funding to attend the Port Townsend School of Woodworking and Preservation Trades at Fort Worden State Park. 
Brandon Denning took the long way to arrive at the Port Townsend School of Woodworking and Preservation Trades, but his G.I. Bill helped him walk through the door.

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