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Acanthus Workshop

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62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
484-464-2212 https://www.acanthus.com/

April 2020

Make a Wharton Esherick 3-Tier Stand – Hands-on Class

April 6, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until April 10, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1375

Wharton Esherick was an artist and studio furniture maker before virtually everyone else. His work is often sculptural with light, flowing lines. The 3-tier stand he created in the mid-1960s is no exception.   3-Tier Stand In this 5-day class, you'll create your version of this Wharton Esherick masterpiece. From the joinery to the mix of woods, the details of this stand elevate it to another level of quality and design. There's also lots of power and hand tool work…

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Make a Wharton Esherick 3-Tier Stand – Hands-on Class

April 7, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until April 10, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1375

Wharton Esherick was an artist and studio furniture maker before virtually everyone else. His work is often sculptural with light, flowing lines. The 3-tier stand he created in the mid-1960s is no exception.   3-Tier Stand In this 5-day class, you'll create your version of this Wharton Esherick masterpiece. From the joinery to the mix of woods, the details of this stand elevate it to another level of quality and design. There's also lots of power and hand tool work…

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Make a Wharton Esherick 3-Tier Stand – Hands-on Class

April 8, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until April 10, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1375

Wharton Esherick was an artist and studio furniture maker before virtually everyone else. His work is often sculptural with light, flowing lines. The 3-tier stand he created in the mid-1960s is no exception.   3-Tier Stand In this 5-day class, you'll create your version of this Wharton Esherick masterpiece. From the joinery to the mix of woods, the details of this stand elevate it to another level of quality and design. There's also lots of power and hand tool work…

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Make a Wharton Esherick 3-Tier Stand – Hands-on Class

April 9, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until April 10, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1375

Wharton Esherick was an artist and studio furniture maker before virtually everyone else. His work is often sculptural with light, flowing lines. The 3-tier stand he created in the mid-1960s is no exception.   3-Tier Stand In this 5-day class, you'll create your version of this Wharton Esherick masterpiece. From the joinery to the mix of woods, the details of this stand elevate it to another level of quality and design. There's also lots of power and hand tool work…

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Make a Wharton Esherick 3-Tier Stand – Hands-on Class

April 10, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until April 10, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1375

Wharton Esherick was an artist and studio furniture maker before virtually everyone else. His work is often sculptural with light, flowing lines. The 3-tier stand he created in the mid-1960s is no exception.   3-Tier Stand In this 5-day class, you'll create your version of this Wharton Esherick masterpiece. From the joinery to the mix of woods, the details of this stand elevate it to another level of quality and design. There's also lots of power and hand tool work…

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May 2020

Woodworking Fundamentals – Hands-on Class

May 4, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until May 8, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1250.00

The five-day Woodworking Fundamentals program is one fun-filled, action-packed week of woodworking! Woodworking Fundamentals Whether you’ve never worked wood before, or you’re a master, after one week in our shop you’ll have the basics needed to start your woodworking hobby or career. As a student, you will learn about hand tools and how to use them. You will learn about the basic machines used in today’s fine woodworking projects. Your skills will all come together with lessons on how to…

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Woodworking Fundamentals – Hands-on Class

May 5, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until May 8, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1250.00

The five-day Woodworking Fundamentals program is one fun-filled, action-packed week of woodworking! Woodworking Fundamentals Whether you’ve never worked wood before, or you’re a master, after one week in our shop you’ll have the basics needed to start your woodworking hobby or career. As a student, you will learn about hand tools and how to use them. You will learn about the basic machines used in today’s fine woodworking projects. Your skills will all come together with lessons on how to…

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Woodworking Fundamentals – Hands-on Class

May 6, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until May 8, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1250.00

The five-day Woodworking Fundamentals program is one fun-filled, action-packed week of woodworking! Woodworking Fundamentals Whether you’ve never worked wood before, or you’re a master, after one week in our shop you’ll have the basics needed to start your woodworking hobby or career. As a student, you will learn about hand tools and how to use them. You will learn about the basic machines used in today’s fine woodworking projects. Your skills will all come together with lessons on how to…

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Woodworking Fundamentals – Hands-on Class

May 7, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until May 8, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1250.00

The five-day Woodworking Fundamentals program is one fun-filled, action-packed week of woodworking! Woodworking Fundamentals Whether you’ve never worked wood before, or you’re a master, after one week in our shop you’ll have the basics needed to start your woodworking hobby or career. As a student, you will learn about hand tools and how to use them. You will learn about the basic machines used in today’s fine woodworking projects. Your skills will all come together with lessons on how to…

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Woodworking Fundamentals – Hands-on Class

May 8, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until May 8, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1250.00

The five-day Woodworking Fundamentals program is one fun-filled, action-packed week of woodworking! Woodworking Fundamentals Whether you’ve never worked wood before, or you’re a master, after one week in our shop you’ll have the basics needed to start your woodworking hobby or career. As a student, you will learn about hand tools and how to use them. You will learn about the basic machines used in today’s fine woodworking projects. Your skills will all come together with lessons on how to…

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Build a Bermuda Sugar Chest – Hands-on Class

May 11, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until May 15, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1250.00

In the 5-day Bermuda Sugar Chest class, you'll learn how to make the complex Bermuda dovetails. As you can see in the photo to the left, Bermuda dovetails are far more than a structural joint. What you may not know is, the patterns on the ends of the tails are unique to the person that made them. These useful, and decorative chests were often made from Bermuda cedar – now a protected species. Bermuda Sugar Chest While the focus of…

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Build a Bermuda Sugar Chest – Hands-on Class

May 12, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until May 15, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1250.00

In the 5-day Bermuda Sugar Chest class, you'll learn how to make the complex Bermuda dovetails. As you can see in the photo to the left, Bermuda dovetails are far more than a structural joint. What you may not know is, the patterns on the ends of the tails are unique to the person that made them. These useful, and decorative chests were often made from Bermuda cedar – now a protected species. Bermuda Sugar Chest While the focus of…

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Build a Bermuda Sugar Chest – Hands-on Class

May 13, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until May 15, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1250.00

In the 5-day Bermuda Sugar Chest class, you'll learn how to make the complex Bermuda dovetails. As you can see in the photo to the left, Bermuda dovetails are far more than a structural joint. What you may not know is, the patterns on the ends of the tails are unique to the person that made them. These useful, and decorative chests were often made from Bermuda cedar – now a protected species. Bermuda Sugar Chest While the focus of…

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Build a Bermuda Sugar Chest – Hands-on Class

May 14, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until May 15, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1250.00

In the 5-day Bermuda Sugar Chest class, you'll learn how to make the complex Bermuda dovetails. As you can see in the photo to the left, Bermuda dovetails are far more than a structural joint. What you may not know is, the patterns on the ends of the tails are unique to the person that made them. These useful, and decorative chests were often made from Bermuda cedar – now a protected species. Bermuda Sugar Chest While the focus of…

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Build a Bermuda Sugar Chest – Hands-on Class

May 15, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until May 15, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1250.00

In the 5-day Bermuda Sugar Chest class, you'll learn how to make the complex Bermuda dovetails. As you can see in the photo to the left, Bermuda dovetails are far more than a structural joint. What you may not know is, the patterns on the ends of the tails are unique to the person that made them. These useful, and decorative chests were often made from Bermuda cedar – now a protected species. Bermuda Sugar Chest While the focus of…

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June 2020

Build a Tall Case Clock Week 1 – Hands-on Class

June 1, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until June 5, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$2550.00

To many woodworkers, the tall case clock represents the pinnacle of furniture making. This is your chance to reach that summit. Join me for this 2-week class and build something extraordinary – a Simon Willard tall case clock. Tall Case Clock You'll start the first week of the class at the top. That's right, the hood is where the project begins. It may be the smallest component of the entire clock, but there's more to making a clock hood than…

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Build a Tall Case Clock Week 1 – Hands-on Class

June 2, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until June 5, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$2550.00

To many woodworkers, the tall case clock represents the pinnacle of furniture making. This is your chance to reach that summit. Join me for this 2-week class and build something extraordinary – a Simon Willard tall case clock. Tall Case Clock You'll start the first week of the class at the top. That's right, the hood is where the project begins. It may be the smallest component of the entire clock, but there's more to making a clock hood than…

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Build a Tall Case Clock Week 1 – Hands-on Class

June 3, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until June 5, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$2550.00

To many woodworkers, the tall case clock represents the pinnacle of furniture making. This is your chance to reach that summit. Join me for this 2-week class and build something extraordinary – a Simon Willard tall case clock. Tall Case Clock You'll start the first week of the class at the top. That's right, the hood is where the project begins. It may be the smallest component of the entire clock, but there's more to making a clock hood than…

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Build a Tall Case Clock Week 1 – Hands-on Class

June 4, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until June 5, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$2550.00

To many woodworkers, the tall case clock represents the pinnacle of furniture making. This is your chance to reach that summit. Join me for this 2-week class and build something extraordinary – a Simon Willard tall case clock. Tall Case Clock You'll start the first week of the class at the top. That's right, the hood is where the project begins. It may be the smallest component of the entire clock, but there's more to making a clock hood than…

Find out more »

Build a Tall Case Clock Week 1 – Hands-on Class

June 5, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until June 5, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
+ Google Map
$2550.00

To many woodworkers, the tall case clock represents the pinnacle of furniture making. This is your chance to reach that summit. Join me for this 2-week class and build something extraordinary – a Simon Willard tall case clock. Tall Case Clock You'll start the first week of the class at the top. That's right, the hood is where the project begins. It may be the smallest component of the entire clock, but there's more to making a clock hood than…

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Greene & Greene Rocker – Hands-on Class

June 15, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until June 19, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1250.00

This stunning Greene & Greene rocker is the project of the week. In this 5-day class, you'll have the opportunity to recreate this G&G masterpiece. Greene & Greene Rocker You'll dive into some striped mahogany for the chair parts, then form ebony tenons and pegs to hold it all together. From piercing the splats to inlaying the burl and ebony into the crest, this rocking chair will push your abilities to their limits and beyond. The best way to become…

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Greene & Greene Rocker – Hands-on Class

June 16, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until June 19, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
+ Google Map
$1250.00

This stunning Greene & Greene rocker is the project of the week. In this 5-day class, you'll have the opportunity to recreate this G&G masterpiece. Greene & Greene Rocker You'll dive into some striped mahogany for the chair parts, then form ebony tenons and pegs to hold it all together. From piercing the splats to inlaying the burl and ebony into the crest, this rocking chair will push your abilities to their limits and beyond. The best way to become…

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Greene & Greene Rocker – Hands-on Class

June 17, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until June 19, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
+ Google Map
$1250.00

This stunning Greene & Greene rocker is the project of the week. In this 5-day class, you'll have the opportunity to recreate this G&G masterpiece. Greene & Greene Rocker You'll dive into some striped mahogany for the chair parts, then form ebony tenons and pegs to hold it all together. From piercing the splats to inlaying the burl and ebony into the crest, this rocking chair will push your abilities to their limits and beyond. The best way to become…

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Greene & Greene Rocker – Hands-on Class

June 18, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until June 19, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
+ Google Map
$1250.00

This stunning Greene & Greene rocker is the project of the week. In this 5-day class, you'll have the opportunity to recreate this G&G masterpiece. Greene & Greene Rocker You'll dive into some striped mahogany for the chair parts, then form ebony tenons and pegs to hold it all together. From piercing the splats to inlaying the burl and ebony into the crest, this rocking chair will push your abilities to their limits and beyond. The best way to become…

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Greene & Greene Rocker – Hands-on Class

June 19, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until June 19, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
+ Google Map
$1250.00

This stunning Greene & Greene rocker is the project of the week. In this 5-day class, you'll have the opportunity to recreate this G&G masterpiece. Greene & Greene Rocker You'll dive into some striped mahogany for the chair parts, then form ebony tenons and pegs to hold it all together. From piercing the splats to inlaying the burl and ebony into the crest, this rocking chair will push your abilities to their limits and beyond. The best way to become…

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Make a Mid-Century Modern Bar – Hands-on Class

June 22, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until June 26, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1250.00

The Mid-Century Modern Bar you'll make in this 5-day class is sleek, easy to build, but challenging enough for nearly any woodworker. Its interior is fitted out for a variety of beverages and drinkware. Mid-Century Modern Bar Fitting the case parts together is just the beginning of this class. Making and installing the shelves, dividers, bottle, and glass holders are the meat and potatoes of this project. The week wraps up with a lesson on hanging and fitting the doors.

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Make a Mid-Century Modern Bar – Hands-on Class

June 23, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until June 26, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
+ Google Map
$1250.00

The Mid-Century Modern Bar you'll make in this 5-day class is sleek, easy to build, but challenging enough for nearly any woodworker. Its interior is fitted out for a variety of beverages and drinkware. Mid-Century Modern Bar Fitting the case parts together is just the beginning of this class. Making and installing the shelves, dividers, bottle, and glass holders are the meat and potatoes of this project. The week wraps up with a lesson on hanging and fitting the doors.

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Make a Mid-Century Modern Bar – Hands-on Class

June 24, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until June 26, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
+ Google Map
$1250.00

The Mid-Century Modern Bar you'll make in this 5-day class is sleek, easy to build, but challenging enough for nearly any woodworker. Its interior is fitted out for a variety of beverages and drinkware. Mid-Century Modern Bar Fitting the case parts together is just the beginning of this class. Making and installing the shelves, dividers, bottle, and glass holders are the meat and potatoes of this project. The week wraps up with a lesson on hanging and fitting the doors.

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Make a Mid-Century Modern Bar – Hands-on Class

June 25, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until June 26, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
+ Google Map
$1250.00

The Mid-Century Modern Bar you'll make in this 5-day class is sleek, easy to build, but challenging enough for nearly any woodworker. Its interior is fitted out for a variety of beverages and drinkware. Mid-Century Modern Bar Fitting the case parts together is just the beginning of this class. Making and installing the shelves, dividers, bottle, and glass holders are the meat and potatoes of this project. The week wraps up with a lesson on hanging and fitting the doors.

Find out more »

Make a Mid-Century Modern Bar – Hands-on Class

June 26, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until June 26, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
+ Google Map
$1250.00

The Mid-Century Modern Bar you'll make in this 5-day class is sleek, easy to build, but challenging enough for nearly any woodworker. Its interior is fitted out for a variety of beverages and drinkware. Mid-Century Modern Bar Fitting the case parts together is just the beginning of this class. Making and installing the shelves, dividers, bottle, and glass holders are the meat and potatoes of this project. The week wraps up with a lesson on hanging and fitting the doors.

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July 2020

Milling Fundamentals – Sponsored by Felder USA

July 9, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until July 10, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$725.00

If you want flat, true material to build your projects, you need to have a good foundation in Milling Fundamentals. Regardless of whether you are hand-tool or machine-tool focused (or you're fairly balanced between the two), understanding wood structure and how it reacts to various edged tools makes a big difference in the quality of your work. Milling Fundamentals This 2-day class begins with a practical lesson on wood structure, then moves through sharpening and dimensioning lumber solely with hand…

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Milling Fundamentals – Sponsored by Felder USA

July 10, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until July 10, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
+ Google Map
$725.00

If you want flat, true material to build your projects, you need to have a good foundation in Milling Fundamentals. Regardless of whether you are hand-tool or machine-tool focused (or you're fairly balanced between the two), understanding wood structure and how it reacts to various edged tools makes a big difference in the quality of your work. Milling Fundamentals This 2-day class begins with a practical lesson on wood structure, then moves through sharpening and dimensioning lumber solely with hand…

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Build a Pembroke Table – Hands-on Class

July 13, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until July 17, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1250.00

In the 5-day Pembroke Table hands-on class, you'll stretch your woodworking skills. You'll be reproducing a table from Newport, Rhode Island that was originally made by Holmes Weaver in approximately 1795. Pembroke Table From its graceful tapered legs to its elegant oval top, this Pembroke table is in every way a masterpiece. You'll begin the week fitting mortise-and-tenon joints, tapering legs, and installing string inlay and making bellflowers. The week concludes with the creation of knuckle joints that support the…

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Build a Pembroke Table – Hands-on Class

July 14, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until July 17, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
+ Google Map
$1250.00

In the 5-day Pembroke Table hands-on class, you'll stretch your woodworking skills. You'll be reproducing a table from Newport, Rhode Island that was originally made by Holmes Weaver in approximately 1795. Pembroke Table From its graceful tapered legs to its elegant oval top, this Pembroke table is in every way a masterpiece. You'll begin the week fitting mortise-and-tenon joints, tapering legs, and installing string inlay and making bellflowers. The week concludes with the creation of knuckle joints that support the…

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Build a Pembroke Table – Hands-on Class

July 15, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until July 17, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
+ Google Map
$1250.00

In the 5-day Pembroke Table hands-on class, you'll stretch your woodworking skills. You'll be reproducing a table from Newport, Rhode Island that was originally made by Holmes Weaver in approximately 1795. Pembroke Table From its graceful tapered legs to its elegant oval top, this Pembroke table is in every way a masterpiece. You'll begin the week fitting mortise-and-tenon joints, tapering legs, and installing string inlay and making bellflowers. The week concludes with the creation of knuckle joints that support the…

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Build a Pembroke Table – Hands-on Class

July 16, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until July 17, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
+ Google Map
$1250.00

In the 5-day Pembroke Table hands-on class, you'll stretch your woodworking skills. You'll be reproducing a table from Newport, Rhode Island that was originally made by Holmes Weaver in approximately 1795. Pembroke Table From its graceful tapered legs to its elegant oval top, this Pembroke table is in every way a masterpiece. You'll begin the week fitting mortise-and-tenon joints, tapering legs, and installing string inlay and making bellflowers. The week concludes with the creation of knuckle joints that support the…

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Build a Pembroke Table – Hands-on Class

July 17, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until July 17, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
+ Google Map
$1250.00

In the 5-day Pembroke Table hands-on class, you'll stretch your woodworking skills. You'll be reproducing a table from Newport, Rhode Island that was originally made by Holmes Weaver in approximately 1795. Pembroke Table From its graceful tapered legs to its elegant oval top, this Pembroke table is in every way a masterpiece. You'll begin the week fitting mortise-and-tenon joints, tapering legs, and installing string inlay and making bellflowers. The week concludes with the creation of knuckle joints that support the…

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Shaper Basics – Sponsored by Felder USA

July 27, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until July 28, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$725.00

Shapers are one of the more misunderstood machines in the workshop. In fact, many woodworkers avoid owning or using a shaper because they believe they are unreasonably dangerous. By eliminating the shaper in the shop based on irrational fear, many woodworkers limit their capabilities and the options available to them. In Shaper Basics we'll dispell the mysteries surrounding this essential shop tool. Shaper Basics The shaper is much more than an oversized router table, and its capabilities are far greater.…

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Shaper Basics – Sponsored by Felder USA

July 28, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until July 28, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$725.00

Shapers are one of the more misunderstood machines in the workshop. In fact, many woodworkers avoid owning or using a shaper because they believe they are unreasonably dangerous. By eliminating the shaper in the shop based on irrational fear, many woodworkers limit their capabilities and the options available to them. In Shaper Basics we'll dispell the mysteries surrounding this essential shop tool. Shaper Basics The shaper is much more than an oversized router table, and its capabilities are far greater.…

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Essential Shaper Jigs – Sponsored by Felder USA

July 29, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1095.00

A few shop-made shaper jigs allow you to make custom moldings or creating tight-fitting joints easily and accurately. In Essential Shaper Jigs you'll learn how to make and use several single and multipurpose jigs. Essential Shaper Jigs Many woodworkers wrongly assume the only thing a shaper can do is make sticks of molding. And while it does a good job of that particular job, there's so much more the tool can accomplish with the application of a few well-made jigs.

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Essential Shaper Jigs – Sponsored by Felder USA

July 30, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1095.00

A few shop-made shaper jigs allow you to make custom moldings or creating tight-fitting joints easily and accurately. In Essential Shaper Jigs you'll learn how to make and use several single and multipurpose jigs. Essential Shaper Jigs Many woodworkers wrongly assume the only thing a shaper can do is make sticks of molding. And while it does a good job of that particular job, there's so much more the tool can accomplish with the application of a few well-made jigs.

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Essential Shaper Jigs – Sponsored by Felder USA

July 31, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until July 31, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1095.00

A few shop-made shaper jigs allow you to make custom moldings or creating tight-fitting joints easily and accurately. In Essential Shaper Jigs you'll learn how to make and use several single and multipurpose jigs. Essential Shaper Jigs Many woodworkers wrongly assume the only thing a shaper can do is make sticks of molding. And while it does a good job of that particular job, there's so much more the tool can accomplish with the application of a few well-made jigs.

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August 2020

Make a Boston Blockfront Chest – Hands-on Class

August 10, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until August 14, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1250.00

The Boston Blockfront Chest is a distinctly American form. Not only are the drawer fronts stepped (or blocked) to form symmetrical concave and convex surfaces, but the top, base molding, and feet are blocked as well. Boston Blockfront Chest This 5-day class begins with case construction. You'll learn how to form the blocked drawer blades that separate the four blocked drawer fronts. With the case together, you'll move on to forming the drawer fronts to match the blades. The week…

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Make a Boston Blockfront Chest – Hands-on Class

August 11, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until August 14, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1250.00

The Boston Blockfront Chest is a distinctly American form. Not only are the drawer fronts stepped (or blocked) to form symmetrical concave and convex surfaces, but the top, base molding, and feet are blocked as well. Boston Blockfront Chest This 5-day class begins with case construction. You'll learn how to form the blocked drawer blades that separate the four blocked drawer fronts. With the case together, you'll move on to forming the drawer fronts to match the blades. The week…

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Make a Boston Blockfront Chest – Hands-on Class

August 12, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until August 14, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1250.00

The Boston Blockfront Chest is a distinctly American form. Not only are the drawer fronts stepped (or blocked) to form symmetrical concave and convex surfaces, but the top, base molding, and feet are blocked as well. Boston Blockfront Chest This 5-day class begins with case construction. You'll learn how to form the blocked drawer blades that separate the four blocked drawer fronts. With the case together, you'll move on to forming the drawer fronts to match the blades. The week…

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Make a Boston Blockfront Chest – Hands-on Class

August 13, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until August 14, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1250.00

The Boston Blockfront Chest is a distinctly American form. Not only are the drawer fronts stepped (or blocked) to form symmetrical concave and convex surfaces, but the top, base molding, and feet are blocked as well. Boston Blockfront Chest This 5-day class begins with case construction. You'll learn how to form the blocked drawer blades that separate the four blocked drawer fronts. With the case together, you'll move on to forming the drawer fronts to match the blades. The week…

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Make a Boston Blockfront Chest – Hands-on Class

August 14, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until August 14, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1250.00

The Boston Blockfront Chest is a distinctly American form. Not only are the drawer fronts stepped (or blocked) to form symmetrical concave and convex surfaces, but the top, base molding, and feet are blocked as well. Boston Blockfront Chest This 5-day class begins with case construction. You'll learn how to form the blocked drawer blades that separate the four blocked drawer fronts. With the case together, you'll move on to forming the drawer fronts to match the blades. The week…

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Build a Tall Case Clock Week 2 – Hands-on Class

August 31, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until September 4, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$2550.00

To many woodworkers, the tall case clock represents the pinnacle of furniture making. This is your chance to reach that summit. Join me for this 2-week class and build something extraordinary – a Simon Willard tall case clock. Tall Case Clock Week two begins with lower-case construction. You'll build the structure that keeps the works and hood elevated for centuries. we wrap up the week with decorating the case with inlay stringing and shaded fans.

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September 2020

Build a Tall Case Clock Week 2 – Hands-on Class

September 1, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until September 4, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$2550.00

To many woodworkers, the tall case clock represents the pinnacle of furniture making. This is your chance to reach that summit. Join me for this 2-week class and build something extraordinary – a Simon Willard tall case clock. Tall Case Clock Week two begins with lower-case construction. You'll build the structure that keeps the works and hood elevated for centuries. we wrap up the week with decorating the case with inlay stringing and shaded fans.

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Build a Tall Case Clock Week 2 – Hands-on Class

September 2, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until September 4, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$2550.00

To many woodworkers, the tall case clock represents the pinnacle of furniture making. This is your chance to reach that summit. Join me for this 2-week class and build something extraordinary – a Simon Willard tall case clock. Tall Case Clock Week two begins with lower-case construction. You'll build the structure that keeps the works and hood elevated for centuries. we wrap up the week with decorating the case with inlay stringing and shaded fans.

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Build a Tall Case Clock Week 2 – Hands-on Class

September 3, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until September 4, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$2550.00

To many woodworkers, the tall case clock represents the pinnacle of furniture making. This is your chance to reach that summit. Join me for this 2-week class and build something extraordinary – a Simon Willard tall case clock. Tall Case Clock Week two begins with lower-case construction. You'll build the structure that keeps the works and hood elevated for centuries. we wrap up the week with decorating the case with inlay stringing and shaded fans.

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Build a Tall Case Clock Week 2 – Hands-on Class

September 4, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until September 4, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$2550.00

To many woodworkers, the tall case clock represents the pinnacle of furniture making. This is your chance to reach that summit. Join me for this 2-week class and build something extraordinary – a Simon Willard tall case clock. Tall Case Clock Week two begins with lower-case construction. You'll build the structure that keeps the works and hood elevated for centuries. we wrap up the week with decorating the case with inlay stringing and shaded fans.

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Sliding Table Saw Basics – Sponsored by Felder USA

September 14, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until September 15, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$725

Whether you’re new to sliding table saws or a seasoned pro, Sliding Table Saw Basics will bring you up to speed and help you get more out of your saw. You’ll learn basic setup, calibration, and usage for a table saw with an emphasis on safety. Sliding Table Saw Basics Sliding table saws do everything a fixed table saw does only better and safer. In this class, we'll explore the differences between a sliding saw and a non-sliding saw and…

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Sliding Table Saw Basics – Sponsored by Felder USA

September 15, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until September 15, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$725

Whether you’re new to sliding table saws or a seasoned pro, Sliding Table Saw Basics will bring you up to speed and help you get more out of your saw. You’ll learn basic setup, calibration, and usage for a table saw with an emphasis on safety. Sliding Table Saw Basics Sliding table saws do everything a fixed table saw does only better and safer. In this class, we'll explore the differences between a sliding saw and a non-sliding saw and…

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Essential Table Saw Jigs – Sponsored by Felder USA

September 16, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until September 18, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1095.00

When it comes to sliding table saws there are a few essential jigs you need in order to take advantage of the saw's capabilities. In this class, you'll not only learn how to make these jigs but also how to use them. Essential Table Saw Jigs By making multi-purpose jigs for your sliding table saw you can dramatically increase the safety of the machine. Using the slider for most operations dramatically reduces the risk of kickback and danger to your…

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Essential Table Saw Jigs – Sponsored by Felder USA

September 17, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until September 18, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1095.00

When it comes to sliding table saws there are a few essential jigs you need in order to take advantage of the saw's capabilities. In this class, you'll not only learn how to make these jigs but also how to use them. Essential Table Saw Jigs By making multi-purpose jigs for your sliding table saw you can dramatically increase the safety of the machine. Using the slider for most operations dramatically reduces the risk of kickback and danger to your…

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Essential Table Saw Jigs – Sponsored by Felder USA

September 18, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until September 18, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1095.00

When it comes to sliding table saws there are a few essential jigs you need in order to take advantage of the saw's capabilities. In this class, you'll not only learn how to make these jigs but also how to use them. Essential Table Saw Jigs By making multi-purpose jigs for your sliding table saw you can dramatically increase the safety of the machine. Using the slider for most operations dramatically reduces the risk of kickback and danger to your…

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Make a Line & Berry Inlaid Document Box – Hands-on Class

September 28, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until October 2, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1150.00

Document boxes were an essential part of nearly every 17th and 18th Century home. Often they were used as a portable home safe. Although many were plain, others were showcase pieces for their owners. Our Line & Berry Inlaid Document Box falls into the latter category. Your box will undoubtedly be the focal point of any room. Line & Berry Inlaid Document Box Because document boxes were made over a long period of time, you have a few options when…

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Make a Line & Berry Inlaid Document Box – Hands-on Class

September 29, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until October 2, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1150.00

Document boxes were an essential part of nearly every 17th and 18th Century home. Often they were used as a portable home safe. Although many were plain, others were showcase pieces for their owners. Our Line & Berry Inlaid Document Box falls into the latter category. Your box will undoubtedly be the focal point of any room. Line & Berry Inlaid Document Box Because document boxes were made over a long period of time, you have a few options when…

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Make a Line & Berry Inlaid Document Box – Hands-on Class

September 30, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until October 2, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1150.00

Document boxes were an essential part of nearly every 17th and 18th Century home. Often they were used as a portable home safe. Although many were plain, others were showcase pieces for their owners. Our Line & Berry Inlaid Document Box falls into the latter category. Your box will undoubtedly be the focal point of any room. Line & Berry Inlaid Document Box Because document boxes were made over a long period of time, you have a few options when…

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October 2020

Make a Line & Berry Inlaid Document Box – Hands-on Class

October 1, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until October 2, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1150.00

Document boxes were an essential part of nearly every 17th and 18th Century home. Often they were used as a portable home safe. Although many were plain, others were showcase pieces for their owners. Our Line & Berry Inlaid Document Box falls into the latter category. Your box will undoubtedly be the focal point of any room. Line & Berry Inlaid Document Box Because document boxes were made over a long period of time, you have a few options when…

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Make a Line & Berry Inlaid Document Box – Hands-on Class

October 2, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until October 2, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1150.00

Document boxes were an essential part of nearly every 17th and 18th Century home. Often they were used as a portable home safe. Although many were plain, others were showcase pieces for their owners. Our Line & Berry Inlaid Document Box falls into the latter category. Your box will undoubtedly be the focal point of any room. Line & Berry Inlaid Document Box Because document boxes were made over a long period of time, you have a few options when…

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Build a Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chair – Hands-on Class

October 19, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until October 23, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1250.00

With its sleek lines and comfortable fit, this Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chair is also a great woodworking skill builder. This chair is based on Hans Wegner design from the mid-1950s. Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chair Chairs can be some of the trickiest projects to build. The construction of this lounge chair is fairly straight forward, but there's plenty to test the skills of any level woodworker. You'll spend the first part of the week working out the design and making the…

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Build a Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chair – Hands-on Class

October 20, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until October 23, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1250.00

With its sleek lines and comfortable fit, this Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chair is also a great woodworking skill builder. This chair is based on Hans Wegner design from the mid-1950s. Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chair Chairs can be some of the trickiest projects to build. The construction of this lounge chair is fairly straight forward, but there's plenty to test the skills of any level woodworker. You'll spend the first part of the week working out the design and making the…

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Build a Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chair – Hands-on Class

October 21, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until October 23, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1250.00

With its sleek lines and comfortable fit, this Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chair is also a great woodworking skill builder. This chair is based on Hans Wegner design from the mid-1950s. Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chair Chairs can be some of the trickiest projects to build. The construction of this lounge chair is fairly straight forward, but there's plenty to test the skills of any level woodworker. You'll spend the first part of the week working out the design and making the…

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Build a Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chair – Hands-on Class

October 22, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until October 23, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1250.00

With its sleek lines and comfortable fit, this Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chair is also a great woodworking skill builder. This chair is based on Hans Wegner design from the mid-1950s. Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chair Chairs can be some of the trickiest projects to build. The construction of this lounge chair is fairly straight forward, but there's plenty to test the skills of any level woodworker. You'll spend the first part of the week working out the design and making the…

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Build a Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chair – Hands-on Class

October 23, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until October 23, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1250.00

With its sleek lines and comfortable fit, this Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chair is also a great woodworking skill builder. This chair is based on Hans Wegner design from the mid-1950s. Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chair Chairs can be some of the trickiest projects to build. The construction of this lounge chair is fairly straight forward, but there's plenty to test the skills of any level woodworker. You'll spend the first part of the week working out the design and making the…

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