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Alaska Creative Woodworkers Association

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Router Inlay Class March 26th

Tue, 03/07/2017 - 9:28am
Join us in a one-day class where you learn how to perform basic inlay techniques using a router and exacto knives.  There will be four designs to choose from including a leaf, an apple, and a few surprises.  Depending on your skill level and time management you will complete one or maybe all four designs.  Plan on bringing a piece of wood (optional) that you can use on a future project, such as box lid, table top, or a case […]

All day sharpening seminar

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 10:55am
Sunday, February 12th.  9:00am – 4:00pm at Anchorage Well and Pump Bring any sharpening gear you have but don’t worry if you don’t, we have some to learn on. Class will be $25 and includes lunch. We will try to cover several types of sharpening from water and oil stones to power sharpening and grinding. Bring a stool to sit on if you would like and plan on leaving with a few very sharp plane irons and chisels. You must […]

13th Annual Woodturning Symposium

Tue, 01/10/2017 - 11:56am
For more information see http://www.akwoodturners.org/ 2 Day Pyrography Class with Molly Winton   This class will focus upon learning tips and techniques for effective use of commercial woodburning units and pens, as well as learning to make home-made brands. I will supply 20 and 22 gauge nichrome wire; pattern books; reference books; and graphite paper. I will have my set of tools, a Burnmaster, and few commercial pens, home-made pens for use with brands, and a variety of home-made brands. We […]

Shaker Box Making Class

Sat, 12/10/2016 - 10:42pm
Join the Alaska Creative Woodworkers on January 7 and 8 as we build a set of five nesting oval Shaker boxes.  Don Faulkenbury will be teaching this very popular class.  We will be steam bending the box bands out of cherry and the lid panels will be birdseye maple.  The boxes will be fastened using copper tacks.  This will be a great class for woodworkers of all skill levels.  You must be an ACWA member to participate in the class.  […]