This one-day class introduces a number of approaches to create curved work out of solid wood and plywood. Learn the basics of steam bending, lamination bending and creating curved work using a vacuum bag, as well as how to create bending forms, build a steam box, and choose the correct wood and glue for bending in different situations. Tuition: $125; materials included.
New England School of Architectural Woodworking, One Cottage St., Easthampton, MA 01027. Tel: 413-527-6103. www.nesaw.com