Woodworking for Women
9am-4pm (please bring a lunch)
- Gain a basic overview of terms, tools, and techniques used in the field of carpentry.
- Learn how to safely use a wide range of hand and power tools.
We’ll go over house framing and layout while looking at the anatomy of a structure. Whether
you’re planning on building a house or just want some basic skills, this course will help you gain
the confidence you need.
To provide hands-on experience using a variety of hand and power tools
To build student’s confidence to tackle projects at home
Larry Haun/Taunton Press. Homebuilding Basics
Albert Jackson, David Day/Wings Books. Tools and How to Use Them
What you should bring:
• work clothes
• work gloves
• sturdy shoes
• personal safety items: eye and ear protection, dust mask
• photos or project plans
• tools you already own that you want to learn to use better
Join the long history of Women making a difference in the trade industry and feel confident to build your dream shed, house, studio, or anything you can think of, at anytime, for years to come.