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WKS808: Wooden Garden Bench
Class Number 1703-114538

Increase your woodworking skills and build a beautiful project for your home!

In this 2-part workshop, your instructor will walk you through the process of building a functional garden bench and also show you woodworking techniques you can apply to future projects and help you streamline your own woodworking procedures. This workshop is designed to help you budget your time for large projects as well as increase your confidence using the tools in the woodshop.

Your instructor will give you ideas on customizing the bench with other areas of the shop, such as embellishments from the waterjet or laser cutters.

After this workshop, you will have a full-size bench that you may paint, stain, or leave to weather naturally.

Prerequisites: Successful completion of WOD101: Woodshop SBU is required before taking this class.

Project: Wooden garden bench

  • Mandatory: Closed-toe shoes, eye protection, short sleeves, and a face shield
  • Advisable: Hearing protection and a particle filter or dust mask when in the woodshop
Class length: 2 separate 4-hour sessions for a total of 8 hours. The second session will be held on Saturday, October 21st, at 10AM.

Unlimited Class Passes are not valid for use with multi-session workshops.

TechShop Location: TechShop Detroit-Allen Park
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Instructor: Aaron Keast
Class Date: Saturday, Oct 14, 2017
Start Time: 10:00 AM
Class Length: 8 Hours
Member Price: $80.00 Note: Active membership badge required at class check in.
Non-member Price: $100.00
Lab Fee: $60.00
Age Range: 16 and Up
Must Attend with Parent: 16 through 17
Min. Students: 2
Max Students: 4
Current Students: 3
Seats Left: 1
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