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April Workshop

Mike Murray - Custom Chair Mike will present how he adapted a Charles Brock plan for a Sam Maloof style dinning chair for comfort and ease of construction.  Process to be discussed: 1) Construction lumber prototypes to optimize sizing and pitches for comfort and to simplify joinery, 2) Finalizing templates for parts, and 3) Two …

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May Workshop

David Strip - Tray with Basket-weave handle This workshop will provide step-by-step instructions on how to build a tray with this novel bent lamination handle. We will start by explaining how the forms are made, then describe the overall construction of the tray. David has been an AWA member for over thirty years and has …

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July Workshop

Ben Blackwell and Charlie Palmer - Jefferson Lap Desk The inspiration for this project came from the “from the bench” column in FWW #284, Oct 2020, p.86. This short article led to the longer FWW #144 article by Lon Schleining. The original desk was used by Jefferson to draft the Declaration of Independence and it …

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September Workshop

Van Barta - Woodworking Resources on the Web The presentation will cover what a valuable reference tool the internet has become for woodworking at all Levels. I will detail what I look for in an internet presentation and what I try to avoid. I will come with a list of my favorites and will use …

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