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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/

October 2020

Making Molding Planes With Matt Bickford

October 29 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until October 30, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1075.00

In the making molding planes with Matt Bickford workshop you’re guided through the process of making a pair of #8 hollow and round planes with side escapements. Making Molding Planes The class focuses on making a pair of hollows and rounds, but much of the tooling and processes are directly relatable to making any wooden plane or tuning any antique. Students start with beech billets and learn the many steps involved in creating these very versatile tools.   Some of the…

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Making Molding Planes With Matt Bickford

October 30 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until October 30, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$1075.00

In the making molding planes with Matt Bickford workshop you’re guided through the process of making a pair of #8 hollow and round planes with side escapements. Making Molding Planes The class focuses on making a pair of hollows and rounds, but much of the tooling and processes are directly relatable to making any wooden plane or tuning any antique. Students start with beech billets and learn the many steps involved in creating these very versatile tools.   Some of the…

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Using Molding Planes With Matt Bickford

October 31 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until November 1, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$400.00

Stop making compromises with your router. Stop getting close to the moulding profiles you want. Learn how to use some of the most abundant moulding planes of the past to get the exact detail you want in the Using Molding Planes with Matt Bickford class. Using molding planes Hollows and rounds do not make specific profiles. They make specific arcs. Learn to transform these various arcs into scores of varying profiles. From layout to execution, this weekend class focuses on…

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November 2020

Using Molding Planes With Matt Bickford

November 1 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until November 1, 2020

Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$400.00

Stop making compromises with your router. Stop getting close to the moulding profiles you want. Learn how to use some of the most abundant moulding planes of the past to get the exact detail you want in the Using Molding Planes with Matt Bickford class. Using molding planes Hollows and rounds do not make specific profiles. They make specific arcs. Learn to transform these various arcs into scores of varying profiles. From layout to execution, this weekend class focuses on…

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Optional 3rd Day of Using Molding Planes With Matt Bickford

November 2 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Acanthus Workshop, 62 Indian Trail Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 United States
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$200.00

Stop making compromises with your router. Stop getting close to the moulding profiles you want. Learn how to use some of the most abundant moulding planes of the past to get the exact detail you want in the Using Molding Planes with Matt Bickford class. In this optional 3rd day of the class, you'll learn to make and carve linenfold and egg-and-dart moldings. Using molding planes Hollows and rounds do not make specific profiles. They make specific arcs. Learn to…

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

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

November 10 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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

November 11 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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

November 12 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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

November 13 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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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Greene & Greene Rocker – Hands-on Class

November 16 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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

November 17 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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

November 18 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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

November 19 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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

November 20 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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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