Basic Carpentry/Joinery & the Adirondack Chair

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Workshop Information

  • Wednesdays Oct 15, Oct 22, Oct 29, Nov 5, Nov 12 2014
  • 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
  • 275.00 for nonmembers
  • 260.00 for members

In this 5 week, 3 hour/session class, you will product a full size Adirondack Chair while learning about the tools and techniques it takes to build one. There will be discussions on Design, Patterns, Tools and Finishing. You will leave with a chair ready to paint and decorate at home. The patterns and knowledge you will have should enable you to make more chairs on your own schedule using affordable hand tools.

Call the Museum 203.777.1833 with any questions.

Instructor: Mike Dunn
Fee: $275 (members $260) (includes all materials to build basic chair)
Wednesday nights 6:30 – 9:30 pm
October 15,22,29; November 5,12.

Please note that we are using the same registration form for you as we do for your children.

When registering, complete all information with your own information, not a child's. We will need emergency contact information and physician's name as well. Date of birth is not required.

Don't forget to initial the medical note area.


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