Introduction to Woodworking

Date: Sunday, February 24, 2019 Time: 3:00 pm-6:00 pm Location: Burr and Burton Academy Woodshop, Larson Hall  { MAP } Fee: $200 in advance

GUEST SPEAKER:

Jon Mowry

Woodworking and
Design Instructor
Burr and Burton Academy

This workshop will provide an introduction to woodworking using both machinery and hand tools. We will explore some of the properties of wood along with basic principles of design and furniture construction. Participants will complete a small project of their choosing. The $200 registration fee includes all materials.

Class will meet Sundays, February 24, March 3, 10, 17, 24

Jon Mowry teaches Woodworking and Design at Burr and Burton Academy. Jon returned to Burr and Burton several years ago to teach woodworking after spending eight years designing and building custom furniture and cabinetry with a partner in Landgrove, Vermont. Before taking this time to pursue his lifelong interest in woodworking, Jon spent 13 years in education, teaching science and math in middle and high school.