Skip to main content

Florida School of Woodwork offers six-week intensive

The Florida School of Woodwork, a furniture making, turning and carving school in Tampa, Fla., announced the availability of the first six-week Furniture Makers Intensive Course and Apprentice Program of 2019.

This course is specifically designed for people who want to immerse themselves in the craft of furniture making either as a sabbatical, or as a start of a career in woodworking and furniture making, according to the school.

The course will be taught by designer/maker Michael Fortune, furniture maker and sculptor Michael Cullen, and Tim Coleman.

The culmination of the course is a short apprenticeship where students build under the guidance of furniture making professionals. The apprentices will work from a design idea to proof-of-concept and into fabrication.

For more, visit

Related Articles

Florida School of Woodwork to host SAPFM conference

The Florida School of Woodwork in Tampa, Fla., is scheduled to host an American Society of Period Furniture Makers conference on Sept. 22.

Florida School of Woodwork adds wood turning studio

The Florida School of Woodwork, a woodworking and furniture making school in Tampa, Fla., has added a new space is devoted to woodturning.

New woodworking school opens in Maine

William Francis Brown, a long-time member of the Society of American Period Furniture Makers, is starting a new woodworking, furniture making and carving school, The Maine Coast Workshop, in Camden Maine.

CasterDepot adds Florida office

CasterDepot Inc. is opening a fifth location in Jackson, Fla., to better serve new and existing clients in the southern market.

NHLA changes format of Inspector Training School

The National Hardwood Lumber Association will begin offering an eight-week course, rather than its traditional 12-week program, for its Inspector Training School on Jan. 5, 2021.