Woodshop News

Email Print

Event 

Subject:
Woodworking Workshop for Women
When:
05/16/09 
Where:
Debey Zito Fine Furniture and Design - San Francisco
Category:
Workshop

Description

A one-day class in the fundamentals of furnituremaking, using time-honored joinery, taught in a supportive shop environment with a maximum of 10 women.

-Learn to use traditional woodworking hand tools; chisels, dovetail saws and drills.

-Make mortise and tenon joinery with foxtail wedges.

-Learn furniture engineering fundamentals and wood biology.

Debey Zito, a professional furniture maker who has who has been designing, building and teaching furniture making for over 35 years, teaches the class.

The class is Saturday May 16th from 9:30 to 5pm. Class fee is $125-. All tools and materials are supplied.

Upon completion, a Tuesday night on-going class is available with the first project being a bench. Some students have been in class for less than a year and others who have been woodworking here for over ten years.  It is a very comfortable and intimate shop setting.

To sign up or for more information please contact Debey at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Examples of our furniture can be seen at www.artisticlicense.org

Venue

Venue:
Debey Zito Fine Furniture and Design   -   Website
Street:
55 Bronte St.
ZIP:
94110
City:
San Francisco
State:
CA
Country:
Country: us

Description