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Woodwork: The Table

25 July 2020 until 10 January 2020
Studio Pavilion at House for an Art Lover

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TUTOR Glasgow Tool Library
DAY Saturday 11am – 4pm
DATES 25 July
LOCATION Art Studios

Form Follows Function: The Table

In this workshop participants will design and build their own table to take home with them. We will begin by taking inspiration from a range of conventional modernist designs and then review the materials available to assess the best construction methods.

Learning Outcomes:

Introduction to Carpentry
Understanding of tools and best practise techniques
Basic principles of design and technical drawing
Preparing cutting list
Understanding of materials
Scribing and marking wood
Joint preparation and making
Construction methods

We will cover:
• the use of commonly used hand tools like chisels, block planes, combination squares, sliding bevels, marking / mortise gauges
• a variety of hand saws such as tenon, compass, panel and pull saws as well as the use of drills to create the correct holes needed for your assembly dowels.



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