Loading Events

« All Events

Intro to Wood: Cutting Board

September 15 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

$125 – $135

Make Your Very Own Maple, Purpleheart, and Walnut Cutting Board!

Every great artist started at the beginning. Learn the essentials to creating your own woodworking project in this 3.5 hour workshop. We teach the basic operation and safe handling of several common woodworking tools while you complete your own 8 in x 12 in maple, purpleheart, and black walnut cutting board.

Duration: 3.5 hours – please arrive 15 minutes before the start time to participate
6:00pm – 9:30pm on weekdays (please note: depending on the participants, the class may run late and exceed 3.5 hours)
Maximum # of Participants: 6
Project: Eastern Maple, Purpleheart, & Black Walnut Cutting Board
Difficulty: Beginner
Age: 14+

**Please note registration closes 24 hours prior to class**

Come to our workshop if:

  • You’re looking a different way to unwind after work
  • You want to be a part of a community of creatives
  • You love challenging yourself by learning new skills

Skills Learned:

You will learn how to work with hardwood, glue up joints, using power tools safely, shape and sand, and apply a food safe finish.

Class Goals:

By the end of the class, participants will be comfortable with the operation of various power tools including a drill press, band saw, miter saw, belt and spindle sander, and random orbit sander. All participants will be introduced to general woodshop safety and Maker Cube culture. During the class, everyone will learn about each tool, and get the opportunity to demonstrate their competency on each tool, by making their own cutting board. You will be authorized to use the tools independently as a member of Maker Cube at the discretion of the instructor. Please note that based on attendance, this tool training may not provide significant practice with each tool, nor discuss any intermediate or advanced techniques. 

Not a member? If you love the class and want more shop time we offer great incentives for new members on the day of the workshop.

Click here to learn more about membership at Maker Cube.

Safety First

General attire requirements:

  • Safety Glasses (If you do not have your own PPE, eye protection will be provided, or you can buy a pair of safety glasses at the front counter)
  • Mask (if you have sensitivities to sawdust/airborne dust)
  • Closed-toe shoes
  • Long hair tied back
  • No loose jewelry or cords
  • No long sleeved shirts or loose clothing

What is the age limit for the class?

The minimum age for participants is 14. Participants under the age of 18 must have a parent or guardian provide supervision during the class. If you have any questions, contact us!

Where can I park?

Maker Cube’s parking lot has ample space available. Should the lot reach capacity, there is street parking along 206A St.

How do I cancel or reschedule a class?

Refunds or credit for future classes will only be provided if we are notified by email to  at least 24 hours in advance of the class. No refunds will be provided for late cancellation, and a re-booking fee of 50% of the cost of the class will be applied to reschedule a class.

Please arrive 15 minutes before the class for sign-in and to ensure it starts on time, those arriving more than 5 minutes late will not be able to attend. In the event of low registration, the class will be canceled and participants registered will be rescheduled to an alternate class date.

Discover more to make at Maker Cube here

Details

Date:
September 15
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost:
$125 – $135
Event Category:
Event Tags:
, ,
View Event Website

Organizer

Maker Cube INC.
Phone:
6043624291
Email:
info@makercube.ca
View Organizer Website

Venue

Maker Cube
#104B 5947 206A Street
Langley, British Columbia V3A8M1 Canada
+ Google Map
Phone:
604 362 4291
View Venue Website

Tickets

The numbers below include tickets for this event already in your cart. Clicking "Get Tickets" will allow you to edit any existing attendee information as well as change ticket quantities.
Intro to Wood September 15
Registration for class
$ 125.00
6 available
Intro to Wood September 15 + Wood Conditioner
Registration for class and receive a 2.5 oz tin of wood conditioner made in house!
$ 135.00
6 available