Port Townsend School of Woodworking
Preserving the Tradition

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Welcome to The Port Townsend School of Woodworking

We offer traditional craftsmanship in a contemporary context

We're committed to passing on the living tradition of woodworking--rooted in techniques that create lasting results and instilling the values and practices of fine craftsmanship, sustainability, and creative expression.

We are an inclusive community

We are committed to creating a welcoming classroom space where everyone can receive the full benefit of their time and effort and learn in a safe environment.


Learn more about us in this stop-motion short by alumna Andrea Love

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Beginning woodworking

Gain an intuitive understanding of wood and experience the joy of using a sharp edge tool to make accurate traditional joinery.

See our beginning level classes.

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Make the most of your GI Bill Benefits

Find out more about courses that are covered by the GI Bill

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Support Scholarships

Believe in preserving the tradition? Learn how to support students through giving to our scholarship fund.


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